23 September 2021

Police seeking pair to assist with Cooma hit and run inquiries

NSW Police have released images of a man and woman they believe might be able to assist with inquiries into the hit and run of a Monaro Police District Senior Constable near Cooma last month.

Investigators have released additional images as inquiries continue into a crash that left the policeman with serious head injuries.

21 September 2021


In the early hours of Monday morning a B-Double Fuel Tanker carrying a combination of diesel and petroleum caught fire on the Monaro Highway, south of Williamsdale.

21 September 2021

Cr Ewart urges young people to get vaccinated

Snowy Monaro Regional Councillor James Ewart is encouraging young people in the Snowy Monaro to roll up their sleeves and receive a COVID-19 vaccination to protect the community and help life return to normal as quickly as possible. 

21 September 2021

Mayor Peter Beer and Deputy Mayor Lynley Miners re-elected uncontested

At Snowy Monaro Regional Council’s September Ordinary Council Meeting, Councillors Peter Beer and Lynley Miners were re-elected as Mayor and Deputy Mayor, with no other candidates contesting the vote.

21 September 2021

Bombala urged to vaccinate

Although lockdown was lifted last week, the region is being reminded that vaccination is still our ticket to returning to normality in the face of the Covid pandemic.

The updated Cooma Hospital entrance and temporary emergency department.
21 September 2021

Project breaks ground

The Cooma Hospital Redevelopment project is progressing well, with site establishment now complete. Contractor sheds have been set up, along with hoarding and soundproofing material. 

A screenshot of last week’s Zoom meeting.
21 September 2021

Long road to recovery for small businesses on the Monaro

Last Tuesday September 14 the Member for Eden-Monaro Kristy McBain and the Member for Monaro John Barilaro hosted an online community forum to talk to members of the Monaro region community on what the recovery for the region will look like.