Cobar Senior Rugby League’s 2021 season was officially wrapped up on Saturday night (and well into the hours of Sunday morning) with the club’s presentations at Tom Knight Memorial Oval. The night was a chance to celebrate and recognise the club’s best of the season in what has been one […]
Triathlon events are meant to throw up a few challenges to competitors and the par-ticipants in the Cobar Athletics & Triathlon Squad’s (CATS) first event of the season on Sunday sure were faced with plenty of chal-lenges, including pouring rain. The club had a record 34 athletes register to participate […]
The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Tucker Truck was in Cobar last week offering a free community barbecue lunch on Tuesday and breakfast on Wednesday morning and used the opportunity to “have a chat” with locals. In light of recent events that have impacted the local community, the RFDS was […]
Local Bill Arnold was recently presented with a Rural Fire Service Long Service medal by RFS Far West Team District Officer, Greg Martin and congratulated on being a member of the Sandy Creek Brigade for over 50 years.
Local band, Ballz n All, have been booked to play at this year’s Christmas Street Pa-rade & Gala Shopping Night. Sponsorship from Glencore CSA Mine and Sandvik for this year’s event has enabled the Cobar Business Association to amp up the night’s entertainment and bring in the live band to […]
A project to raise funds to build memorials at the Cobar Cemetery to honour former Cobar residents Kate McKenzie and Johnny the Balt (John Kowalski) has been kicked off with a generous donation of $500 from the members of the Cobar Buffalo Lodge. Pictured above is Jill Weaving, who’s heading […]
Two of Australia’s much loved icons have just celebrated their 100th birthdays, one is Ginger Meggs, who made his debut 100 years ago in the Sunday Sun, and the other is Cobar’s May Higgins who turned 100 on Sunday. Those who know May Higgins, know what a truly amazing lady […]