Exercise during lockdown

The Newey is a popular place with local families looking to get some exercise during lockdown. Pictured are the Hills, Andrew and Amie with their three boys, Mase, Lenny and Finn (in the pram) enjoying a walk and a bike ride yesterday morning at the Newey.


Locals man pop-up clinic

Local Cobar Health Service staff joined Australian Defence Force personnel to conduct pop-up COVID vaccination clinics this week at the Cobar Youth & Fitness Centre. Pictured are local nurses Ellen Eade, Kristen Williams, Tarra Burke and Karen Manns. The team vaccinated 315 residents on Monday and had a goal of […]


More shade for season ahead

A new $60,000 shade sail was installed last week at the Cobar Memorial Swimming Pool. Council’s director of finance and community services, Kym Miller said the shade is a bit larger than they originally planned (each of the four poles on the shade weigh over one tonne each) however with […]


Clinics run with military precision

There’s been an excellent response from Cobar residents coming forward to be vac-cinated against COVID-19 at this week’s pop-up clinic. Run by the Western NSW Local Health District in partnership with the Australian Defence Force (ADF), Cobar’s Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic gave out 315 shots of Pfizer and AstraZeneca to […]


Ladies golf Club Championships postponed

The COVID restrictions have affected this weekend’s scheduled 2021 Ladies Golf 27 hole Club Championships with the event now to be postponed to a date to be fixed by the match committee, which will be as soon as can be arranged. COVID safe competition games went ahead last week with […]