Chesney finishes out on top at CHS swimming carnival

Cobar High School held their annual swimming carnival on Friday at the Cobar Memorial Swimming Pool. The overall winning team was Chesney, followed by Fort Bourke, Great Cobar and then Occidental. Six swimmers, Nicholas Hodges, Toby Greenwood, Harry Cousins, Braiden Jones, Axel Fairfull and Henry Knight, have all now qualified […]

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Council consults community on pool plans

Cobar Shire Council held three communi-ty consultation sessions last week inviting locals to have a say in council’s masterplan for future upgrades to the Cobar Memorial Swimming Pool. Council has received $50,000 in funding to create a masterplan only and, while no funds have yet been allocated to carry out […]


A $50K pool plan

Cobar Shire Council will spend $50,000 of their NSW Government Resources for Regions Round 7 funding on a plan to upgrade Cobar Memorial Swimming Pool. The funding will enable Council to engage a suitably qualified and reputable consultant to undertake and deliver a business case study for investigating the upgrade […]

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The Yabbies’ season is not over yet

Summer may have come to an end however the Cobar Yabbies still have six more weeks of competition to improve their standings in the Club Championships point score competition. At the Senior Men’s Swimming Club event last Tuesday night Chris Powell, Greg Dimond and Lucas Hardy grabbed the lion’s share […]


McAuley wins St John’s carnival

St John’s School held their annual swimming carnival last Wednesday at the Cobar Memorial Swimming Pool with Team McAuley (Gold) the winning house. Skyla Fairfull claimed the Junior Girl Champion title with Tillie Cain the Junior Girl runner-up. Aiden Hyland was the Junior Boy Champion with Talas Burke the runner-up. […]