Roosters’ win improves their standings

The Cobar Roosters improved their stand-ings on the Christie & Hood Castlereagh Rugby League competition ladder on Satur-day with a confident 36-17 win over Gil-gandra. Cobar’s victory over the visiting Panthers in Round 8 of the Castlereagh competition at Tom Knight Memorial Oval on Saturday night puts the Roosters in […]


Naoko keeps Cobar track record intact

Nine year old chestnut mare, Naoko, maintained a perfect record at the Cobar Miners Race Club track when winning the WesTrac Cobar Cup on Saturday for Dubbo trainer Connie Greig. Over 1,700 metres, Naoko has won in succession the 2020 Cobar Cup, 2020 Cobar Picnic Cup and 2021 Cobar Cup. […]


Roosterettes outmatched by a better Baradine outfit

The Cobar Roosterettes were soundly beaten by Baradine at Baradine on Saturday in Round 2 of the Castlereagh League Tag competition. Missing a number of key players, including their captain/coach Bianka Jacobson, the Roosterettes were also without the services of co-coach Jay Egan for Saturday’s game. Led by their playmaker […]


Roosters season off to a sensational start

The Cobar Roosters ruled the roost on their home turf on Saturday at Tom Knight Memorial Oval when they claimed the 2021 Christie and Hood Castlereagh League pre-season carnival shield. In front of an appreciative home crowd the large and mobile Roosters outfit put on three dominant displays in their […]

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Golfie bowlers smash Bourke

The Cobar Golfie Bowlers made the trip to Bourke on Sunday for the final round of the 2021 pennants competition. Despite the conditions being miserable, with light rain falling for most of the game, the Co-bar squad finally found their groove to finish the day with a win. Don Roberts, […]


The Force was with Empire

  The force was definitely with the Empire on Saturday after they defeated Nymagee by two wickets in the 40 Overs senior cricket grand final at Ward Oval. After they won the toss and elected to bat first, Nymagee should have heeded the advice: “Don’t underestimate the Force” of the […]


Golf’s best of the season

  Golfers enjoyed the annual Sportsmen’s Dinner at the Cobar Bowling and Golf Club on Saturday night, along with the bowlers and members of the Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club. It was a small but enthusiastic crowd in attendance. Men’s Golf club captain Peter ‘China’ Brien gave a brief […]