Retailers get expert tips and ideas on how to revamp

Many local retail businesses were looking forward to celebrating Cobar’s second annual Grey Mardi Gras festival next month and the financial boost it would bring to their businesses. Window and shop decorations had been purchased or purpose-built, extra merchandise had been ordered and retailers were also planning their 50s, 60s […]

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Cobar welcomes NSW Governor

The NSW Governor, Her Excellency Margaret Beazley AO QC, had a very busy schedule when she and husband Mr Dennis Wilson visited Cobar last week. Her Excellency and Mr Wilson met with Mayor Lilliane Brady, members of the Cobar Business Association, cheered on the Toyota Tour de OROC peloton of […]


Business fundamentals

A group of 20 locals attended the Cobar Business Association’s Business Fundamentals and Grow Your Business workshops last Thursday night at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club. Facilitated by HR consultant Simone Fletcher, who was part of the Australia and New Zealand McKinsey Top 300 Young Business Leaders program in 2018, […]

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Cheerful Christmas parade

Santa Claus was definitely looking his best for the Cobar Business Association’s annual Christmas Street Parade last Thursday night after a hair cut and blow wave on the Outback Styles Hair Salon float. The clever float idea caught the attention of the judges and they shared the Best Float title […]