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 […]


Yabbies bring home Western Districts trophy

The Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club returned home with the 2021 Western Districts AIF swimming trophy on Sunday after the club finished as the carnival’s point score winners. Hosted this year by the Forbes Diggers Club,  the 2021 Western Districts AIF Carnival had 120 swimmers competing from six clubs […]


Cowboys disqualified

The Cobar Cowboys have been disqualified from contesting the grand final of the Macquarie Valley Cricket Council (MVCC) Brewery Shield competition this Sunday. An enquiry by the MVCC was carried out last week after it was suggested the Cowboys had breached the rules in their thrilling three runs win over […]


Quality of sports award winners was high

The number of nominations for this year’s Australia Day sporting awards may have been down on previous years (due mainly to COVID restrictions), however the quality of this year’s winners was still very high. Simone Knight earned the Service to Sport award for her ongoing and exceptional work at Cobar […]

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Grand final games were both thrillers

The Junior Touch grand finals were played in trying conditions on Thursday afternoon, however, the kids didn’t seem to notice the heat while playing.  Both games attracted a large amount of spectators to Ward Oval in what was reminiscent of Cobar’s touch football former glory days. In the senior grand […]


Pumpettes claim their second premiership

The Pumpettes recorded their second Cobar Senior Netball premiership on Saturday night when they narrowly beat Divas 50-47 in a thrilling A -Grade grand final at Ward Oval. After winning the 2018 title and finishing as runners-up last year Pumpettes were keen to add another trophy to the pool room […]


Roosters celebrate one of their best seasons

Sitting out the 2020 rugby league season was never an option for the Cobar Roosters according to club president Chris Deighton. “2020 was a year that was written off all over the world except Western NSW,” Deighton said in his president’s speech at the club’s end of season presentations on […]