Cobar Shire Council's News & Info section has a variety of information in the areas of employment at Council, access to information, Cobar Shire's community profile, events calendar, local weather and google maps.
All Council's current positions vacant are advertised within Council's Employment section. There is also very detailed information for readers on applying for a job with Council.
Under the new Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 Council is now required to make certain government information publicly available on its website. The Access to Information page provides details on open access information.
Cobar Shire's community profile was a joint project with Dubbo City Council and the councils of the Orana region and is designed to inform readers on statistical data of the Cobar Shire in simple, clear tables and charts with concise factual commentary.
The Events Calendar lists all the upcoming events within Cobar and surrounding areas that they are aware of. Readers can click on the title of event to view the full description of events. Anyone wishing to add an event to Council's Events Calendar can do so by calling Council's Customer Service Officer, Ms Gemma Bain on (02) 6836 5888.
An easy to use local weather and google maps page is also included in this section.