2022

Council shows off awards

Cobar Shire Council general manager Peter Vlatko, mayor Peter Abbott and projects manager Carly Hunter with museum refurbishment architect Ashley Dunn (from Dunn and Hillam Architects) were proud to show off their National Trust (NSW) Heritage Awards they recently won for the museum upgrade project. Dunn and Hillam’s work on […]

2021

Restoring to former glory

While work has been going on “behind the scenes” at the museum for a some months now, the recent erection of scaffolding on the exterior of the great Cobar Heritage Centre building has made it clearly obvious that the restoration work is well and truly underway. As part of its […]

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Celebrating a piece of Cobar history

The Cobar community kicked up its heels last Thursday night to mark the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Cobar’s museum. “If this old building could talk, what a tale she’d tell!” deputy mayor Peter Abbott said of  the Great Cobar Heritage Centre in his opening address. Cr Abbott and […]