Playoff needed to find 2021 Open champion

It came down to a three hole playoff late on Sunday afternoon to determine this year’s winner of the Epiroc Cobar Men’s Golf Open. Brett Byrnes from Condobolin outlasted Morris Sullivan from Brewarrina in the playoff to take the 2021 CD Pretty Cup A Grade 27 hole Scratch title and […]


Van Breugel is Yabbies 2020/2021 Club Champion

Cameron van Breugel collected the lion’s share of prizes at the Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club end of season presentations on Friday night at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club. With a tally of 228 points for the season, van Breugel earned the Overall Club Championship Point Score Curly […]


Soccer comp receives a player boost

The Cobar Junior Soccer Club has bene-fited from a boost in registrations over the past week which has led to four newly formed teams for this year’s Mids competi-tion. In their first match of the new Mids competi-tion on Saturday morning at Ward Oval, Rang-ers finished with a 4-0 win […]


Bogan Bulls outplay the Cobar Camels to win 47-10

The scoreboard at Ailsa Fitzsimmons Memorial Oval may have read 47-10 in Nyngan’s favour at the end of the match on Saturday, however the Cobar supporters would still be encouraged by the Camels performance up against a very good side. Saturday’s Western Plains Rugby Round 2 match had the Cobar […]


Cobar High School swimmers compete at State carnival

Three Cobar High School swimmers competed at the NSW Combined High Schools State Swimming Carnival at the Sydney International Aquatic Centre on Friday. Raymond Jones had qualified to compete in eight events in the 17-19 year boys age group. Raymond recorded new Personal Best (PB) performances in three events including […]


Learning to be vocal about violence

Voice Against Violence workshop facilitator and former professional Australian rugby league footballer, Alan Tongue with Cobar High School students Katie Nicholson, Ashlie McLaughlin and Molly Broughton with Molly Carter and Toby Greenwood behind at the workshop at the school last week.


Added comfort for patients

Ongoing fundraising efforts by the Cobar Hospital Auxiliary committee has resulted in the purchase of a mobile pressure relief chair for the Cobar Health Service. The chair will offer patients with reduced mobility some extra comfort. Pictured are hospital auxiliary members Barbara Bartlett, Phyllis Budd (seated,testing out the new chair) […]