Bushies win in close encounter

The local Twenty20 senior cricket compe-tition has resumed with Bushies and Tooth-less picking up wins in close encounters in their matches over the weekend. Friday and Saturday nights’ games were played on the same pitch at Ward Oval which was very lively after the storm on Thursday night and, with […]


Regional swimming success

Cobar Swimming Club’s Henry Knight competed at the NSW Country Regional Swimming Carnival in Gunnedah earlier this month coming up against swimmers from all over NSW country including competitors from Coffs Harbour, Tamworth, Blue Mountains, Port Macquarie and Casino. From his seven events, Henry finished with four second places and […]


Red Devils bring the heat

The Red Devils finished as this season’s Junior Touch Football winners of the Juniors competition. After dominating for most of the season, they ran out as convincing 8-2 winners over the Orange Blazers in their grand final game on Thursday afternoon at Ward Oval. The Red Devils are pictured above […]


A field of 36 turn out for Christmas Novelty Shoot

Bright, sunny and lovely shooting condi-tions attracted 36 competitors for the Cobar Clay Target Club’s Christmas Novelty Shoot on Sunday. Along with locals, some shooters had trav-elled from Darwin, Bourke, Brewarrina and Tamworth to vie for the renowned excellent prizes, the challenge of unusual events, and to experience the club’s […]


Juniors display good form

Charlie Nicholson, after hitting an on side slog at last Tuesday’s junior cricket game at Ward Oval, looks to be a chip off the old block, and may have inherited his good batting form from his dad, Matthew Nicholson, who has scored many a run for the Nymagee and Cobar […]


Camels celebrate the 2021 season

The Cobar Camels Rugby Union Club held their end of season presentation night on Saturday at the Empire Hotel. In the First Grade competition Jay Ellison was named Best Back, Sam Jeffery – Best For-ward, Kody Martin – Most Consistent and Ja-cob Christie and Mitch Dunne shared the Best and […]