Cobar Public School celebrated their annual Dreaming Day at the school last week and, while COVID restrictions meant that some of the activities ran a little bit differently this year, it certainly didn’t dampen the excitement the school community has for country and culture. Dreaming or Dreamtime represents the time […]
Both of the ladder leaders in this year’s junior and senior touch competitions fin-ished with premiership wins after the grand final games were contested on Thursday at Ward Oval. In the juniors game, the Orange Blazers came out on top, in what was a mostly close game (over the Yellow […]
After a close first half with Yellow Jackets in last Thursday’s grand final game, the Orange Blazers (pictured above) dominated the second half of the match to finish as 10-5 winners and claim the 2021 Junior Touch competition title.
Ten time Tour de France rider and top sprinter, Mark Renshaw, will join 76 dedicated cyclists as they ride and raise funds for country kids. The Royal Far West’s Ride for Country Kids (which was postponed from last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic) will head off from Dubbo at […]
The Cobar Miners Race Club has been working hard to ensure racegoers will enjoy their racing experience even more thanks to a number of improvements to the club’s facilities. Club president Jarrod Marsden said a brand new toilet block will be ready for use at their May race meeting. “The […]
The Cobar Bowling & Golf Club board has appointed their long-time employee, Luke Anderson as the club’s new secretary/ manager. Luke, who has been working at the club for the past 12 years, has been acting in the secretary/ manager’s role after the former secretary/ manager Brad Beetson left in […]
Cobar residents have chatted, narrated, opened up, spilled the beans, chewed the fat, chin-wagged, recounted, recalled, reported and told their unique stories as part of an Outback OUTLOUD preserving stories project. Emma Hoy and Caroline Wallace from Sig-nal Creative were in Cobar last week talking to local residents as part […]
A group of 218 western area community members concerned about how proposed gas exploration of the Yathong-Ivanhoe and Neckarboo Troughs would affect their future attended a community meeting in Ivanhoe last week. Department of Planning representatives Mike Young (Executive Director of Energy, Industry and Compliance), Matthew Riley (Director of Energy […]