Firies fraternity farewells former captain

  Brad Lennon (at centre holding framed certificate), a long serving Fire and Rescue Station 256 crew member, has recently retired after dedicating 18 years as a Retained Firefighter with the service. Brad joined the Cobar station in January 2005 as their 151st firefighter and served as their captain for […]


Service medal for local firefighter

Fire and Rescue NSW Cobar Station 256 acting captain, Alex Lennon, was presented with a National Emergency Services Medal on Monday night at the Cobar Fire Station. The medal is awarded to persons who have rendered significant service during nationally-significant emergencies in Australia. Acting Captain Lennon received the honour in […]


Truck blaze fought in tough conditions

A truck was completely destroyed by fire in a blaze which closed the Kidman Way last Thursday. Local emergency services were called to the fire around 30km north of Cobar at 12.40pm last Thursday where a road train was found to be well alight. The truck driver had escaped unharmed. […]