Cooee March takes home the Cobar Picnic Cup

Cooee March, trained at Griffith by Russell Hogan, and Late Return (from the Wayne Marsden stable at Menindee) have now qualified for the $50,000 Picnic Championship Final at Dubbo after winning at the Cobar Picnic Races on Saturday. With TAB coverage and being held at the Dubbo Gold Cup meeting […]


Locals enjoy picnic races

The fourth annual Cobar Picnic Races was held on Saturday with locals enjoying the social aspect of the day. Among the drawcards this year was a visit from legendary Melbourne Cup winning jockey Jim Cassidy, who also socialised with the crowd at Friday night’s Calcutta at the Empire Hotel. Spotted […]

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Local business success story supports race club

Wells Ventilation Australia (formerly Wells Construction) has been the major sponsor of the Cobar Miners Race Club’s Spring Races since they first commenced three years ago. Proprietor Darran Wells, who’s worked in the family business for 29 years and took over from his father Allan 10 years ago, was pleased […]