2024

Members decide they are happy with the same VIEW

Cobar Day VIEW Club kicked off 2024 with 12 current and two new members in attendance at their annual general meeting last Tuesday. The 2023 club president Enid English gave a good résumé of the club’s fundraising activities, guest speakers and social outings undertaken during the year. She extended appreciation […]

2024

Mining is dominating this week’s news

    Mining is dominating the news this week with three of Cobar’s biggest mining shareholders, Metals Acquisition Corp (MAC), Aurelia Metals and Polymetals Resources, all reporting favourable outcomes. MAC has this week gained national attention after it became the largest Australia Stock Exchange (ASX) mining listing in five years. […]

2024

Big Thinkers

Improved water security in the Albert Priest Channel, more community bores, improved storage to prevent evaporation and tank de-silting were some of the ideas put forward at a ‘Big Thinkers’ drought resilience workshop in town on Friday. The Far North West Joint Organisation (FNWJO) Drought Plan Project Officer Belinda Colless […]

2024

Lots of ideas for Town Hall Cinema masterplan

Cobar Shire Council has engaged award winning architects, Dunn and Hillam, along with the community, to help create a plan to bring the Town Hall Cinema building back to life. Council conducted three community consultations sessions last Wednesday (one of which was with Cobar High School students) and are currently […]

140224

Hypnotist captivates Cobar audience

Hypnotist Rob Young held his crowd captive at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club on Friday night and turned a dozen Cobar residents into the stars of his comedy show. For the past 15 years, Rob has been using subconscious programming to help people to stop smoking and lose weight […]