Going Out

Luddenham Show back this weekend

Roll up ladies and gentlemen, it’s that time of the year again as the 114th Luddenham Show will be taking place this weekend –...

Theatre legend returns to the stage

With a career that spans more than four decades, Geraldine Turner has earned a place in Australian theatre as one of this country’s most...

Get ready to laugh

After sold out shows through the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, funnyman Ben McCarthy is bringing his Australian tour to Penrith. His brand new show ‘Nevermind’...

Poetry Slam coming to Penrith

It's no secret that Penrith is home to some talented and creative individuals, and now local writers, poets and musicians will have the opportunity...

Penrith gets ready for Super Bowl Monday

The Super Bowl is the biggest event on the American sporting calendar, and Penrith will also be getting into all the mayhem with a...

Living in the 70s

It was the music era where perms and satin pants went hand in hand, and where getting a slot on ‘Countdown’ meant a career...

New album is full of heart

Any married couple would know that mixing business with pleasure can be a risky adventure, but for Adam Eckersley and Brooke McClymont it was...

Celebrating the music of a King

It’s been 45 years since its release, yet Carole King’s second album ‘Tapestry’ is still one of the greatest selling records in history, having...

Shakespeare at its edgy best

Experience Shakespeare in the open air just like the Bard intended as the Leura Shakespeare Festival returns for 2018. Held at the sublime Everglades Gardens...

Swing back to the 50s

It was the iconic era that brought us Elvis, colour TV and poodle skirts and now you can relive the fabulous 50s once more...

Australia Day festivities return to Jamison Park

Penrith Council’s Australia Day event is returning to Jamison Park on Friday, January 26 from 3-8pm. Following the success of the 2017 event, Council will...

Bringing fire to the stage

While most kids at the age of 18 are still trying to decide what career path they want to take, Isaiah Firebrace has already...

Elvis lovers unite at Rooty Hill

Do you love Elvis? Do you have every album he ever released? Do you have a pair of blue suede shoes that you wear...

Beautiful music to get you into the Christmas spirit

It won’t be long now before Santa saddles up his reindeer and takes to the skies. Celebrate those last few days before Christmas with ‘Meet...

Country hits to kick-off festive season

Get ready country fans for a Rockin’ Country Christmas Party at Rooty Hill RSL. Golden Guitar winner Christie Lamb will join forces with festival and...

Dance the night away with ABBA classics

Get your flares on and prepare for an ABBA-solutely amazing evening when ‘ABBA-solutely Fabulous!’ returns to western Sydney. Entertainer Rhonda Burchmore will once again join...

Festive fun for the family

With Christmas quickly approaching it’s time to start getting the festivities underway. What better way to celebrate the silly season than with a night of...

10 places in Penrith to watch the Cup

Are you and your friends struggling to figure out where you want to go out on Cup day? The Weekender is here to help! Here...

Josh Pyke calls it quits – for now

Aussie singer/songwriter Josh Pyke is a talented wordsmith. After spending more than a decade putting that skill to use creating gorgeously-poetic folk pop tunes, Josh...

New play is a must see

Prepare for a ‘Puberty Blues’ style tale with a Lady Gaga twist when ‘Daisy Moon Was Born This Way’ comes to The Joan. This brand...