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 […]

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Camels are still on the fence

A Western Plains Rugby Union competition is planned to go ahead for the 2020 season but whether the Cobar Camels will be fielding a side for it is still unknown. Cobar Camels co-coach Robert Cooney said Western Plains is keen to go ahead this season with a salvaged competition in […]

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Camels re-start their training

The Cobar Camels Rugby Union Club has recommenced training in preparation for a July kick off of their Western Plains Rugby Union 2020 season. Club president Jarrod Marsden said while a resumption date has not been confirmed the zone is hopeful of a mid-July start. “Rugby Australia is following the […]


Enough rugby greats to fill two teams

The Cobar Weekly invited Rugby Union stalwart, Kevin ‘Rusty’ Mitchell to pick Cobar’s Best Rugby Team which he found pretty hard going and so Rusty selected enough players for two sides. “There are so many good players here I could not forecast the winner if they played each other,” Rusty […]

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Camels celebrate end of a tough season

The Cobar Camels Rugby Club held their end of 2019 season presentations on Saturday night at the Ailsa Fitzsimmons Memorial clubhouse celebrating the end of a tough season. Former Australian Wallaby Brendan Cannon was welcomed as the evening’s guest speaker. Cannon (third from left at rear) is pictured with this […]

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Camels suffer at the hands of the Coonamble Rams

The Cobar Camels could not be faulted on their enthusiasm, tenacity and effort in their Round 10 Western Plains Rugby match against Coonamble on Saturday at Ailsa Fitzsimmons Memorial Oval. The Camels however did have a lot of problems with cohesion in defence which the Coonamble visitors took advantage of […]

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Camels very impressive in win over Walgett

The Cobar Camels were very impressive in their 14-12 win over the Walgett Rams on Saturday in Round 9 of the 2019 Western Plains Rugby Union competition. There was a good crowd on hand to witness Cobar’s second win of the season at the Face Contracting-sponsored match at Ailsa Fitzsimmons […]