Going Out

Lee’s meaningful tribute

Last year country music icon Lee Kernaghan released a new album that pays tribute to the men and women of our Defence Forces. Following on...

Back to the good old days

If you’re a music fan who prefers to hear your favourite songs blasting through amps rather than earphones, you’ve probably been lamenting the state...

New generation of Beatles fans

The whole world fell in love with The Beatles in the 60s, and now Penrith parents will have the opportunity to introduce their children...

Band’s growth ends as farewell tour begins

While you’d be justified in wondering if we reached peak beard when hipsters started using their facial hair as craft projects – think baubles,...

What about Shannon?

Shannon Noll, the boy from Condobolin who became an Aussie icon after coming in second to Guy Sebastian in the first season of ‘Australia...

High five: Country’s best come together for new album and show

Adam Brand and The Outlaws are here for a good time, not a long time. The all star band, which includes country music artists Adam...

The event that changed Normie Rowe’s life

There’s events that happen in life that change you. They force you to see the world in a different way and make you question...

An afternoon with the classics

Even if your knowledge of classical music is limited you will probably recognise the energetic, white-haired conductor Richard Gill. A regular guest on the ABC’s...

Wiggling into Penrith

It’s hard to believe it’s been 25 years since The Wiggles first wiggled their way onto our TV screens. It’s also hard to imagine any...

Musical hit The Boy From Oz is coming to Penrith

When it comes to Australian musicals it doesn’t get much bigger than the role of Peter Allen in ‘The Boy From Oz’. Not only is...

Former journo gets his big break in film world

Glenmore Park resident Heath Davis, 37, has gone from writing about entertainment in the local newspaper to well and truly creating it. The former Western...

Healthy Harold opens his doors for Family Fun Day

Life Education NSW are hosting their first ever community event, ‘Healthy Harold’s Family Fun Day’ this Sunday, February 21 at their Colyton headquarters. Healthy Harold...

Dave bares his tech soul

With a gift for character creation and story telling, David Strassman could have chosen any art form through which to channel his skills. But ventriloquism...

Meet St Marys

To truly understand and appreciate a place you need to know its stories. This is the premise behind the ‘Meet St Marys’ project. Headed by Fusion...

Messages from The Other Side

New Zealand psychic medium Sue Nicholson will be heading to Penrith RSL next month with her show ‘Answers From The Other Side’. Sue has become...

80s icon Belinda Carlisle returns to Australia

Heaven will be a place in Rooty Hill when Belinda Carlisle hits the Rooty Hill RSL stage this month. The American singer/songwriter originally came to...

Jye brings new show to the stage

After the success of his original musical, ‘The Things I Could Never Tell Steven’, which premiered in Newtown in December, local composer Jye Bryant...

Remarkable history on show in Kingswood

Local residents are reminded that time is running out to view a unique historical exhibition in the area. State Records NSW – based at Kingswood -...

Shannon Noll highlights Australia Day in Penrith

After 18 years, Australia Day at Penrith Lakes is bigger and better than ever. From superstars to motocross, Tuesday, January 26 is going to be...

Say hello to Emma

There’s no one in music today who does love songs quite like English singer/songwriter Adele. Since taking the music world by storm with the release...

Huge year of entertainment in Penrith

While we often think of Sydney as the go-to place for entertainment, there’s plenty happening right here in our own backyard. Whether you’re a music...

Penrith dances to the tune of tourism

The Australian Ballet is coming to Penrith for a mesmerising outdoor performance, and it’s going to be free. Penrith Council will partner with the Australian...

Katie gives Opera a fresh twist

After the success of their debut production in 2015, independent opera company Operantics will return this January with an exciting double bill at the...

Ballet’s next generation

The Australian Ballet has long been a jewel in the crown of Australian performing arts, entertaining audiences across the world since the company was...

Dive into educational experience

Journey to the bottom of the sea and meet some amazing aquatic creatures when Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium comes to The Joan this January. Young audiences...

WIN: Jump for Joy with our movie giveaway

Get together for a joyous Christmas event, with Hoyts Penrith’s exciting Girls’ Night Out advance screening of the new Jennifer Lawrence flick ‘Joy’ on...

Best of the best on stage in Penrith

Curating a year’s worth of theatre and music performances is no mean feat. There’s many factors to be considered when deciding on a program that...

Home Alone returns to the big screen

It's one of the most iconic holiday movies of all time - and it's back on the big screen this Sunday in Penrith. 'Home Alone',...

Rob’s Ghostly turn in new musical

As far as movie scenes go they don’t come more iconic than the sexy pottery wheel scene between Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze in...

Festive spirit shines bright in St Marys

Christmas celebrations in St Marys will kick off next Friday, December 11, with the lighting of a 20-foot Christmas tree. The tree will then become...

Coolest show of the year

Take a cool break from the hot weather when Sydney Ice Theatre’s ‘A Night at the Movies’ comes to Penrith Ice Palace this December. Featuring...

Free movies in the park

The Penrith City Council Cinema in the Park event is back again in December, this time showing two movies over two nights. Over 500 people...

Troy steps out on his own

He’s most well known for his work as part of award-winning country music duo McAlister Kemp, but Troy Kemp is stepping out on his...

Shake off traffic worries by taking public transport

Penrith locals travelling to Sydney Olympic Park to see Taylor Swift live in concert on Saturday are being urged to take public transport. A number...

Take a seat at Adam’s bar

Though technological advancement has seen an improvement in music production quality there’s really nothing like the sound you get from live music. This is exactly...

Indian culture on show this weekend

Rich spices and aromas will fill the air in Jordan Springs this Sunday, with the traditional Hindu festival, Diwali. The ancient festival known as the...

Unique gifts and fantastic food

Christmas is coming up fast, which means the Penrith Regional Gallery’s annual Twilight Christmas Market is only a few weeks away. On Sunday, November 29,...

More than just comedy

While most people know Arj Barker as the American/honorary Australian comedian, there’s another passion in his life besides stand up. “The thing I probably derive...

WIN! Circus with a difference in Penrith

Roll up, roll up! Prepare to be amazed by death defying stunts when the Great Euro Circus comes to Penrith this November. Europe’s most extreme...

Frightfully good play

Looking for something to do this Halloween weekend? Then why not head down to the Police Citizens Boys Club to check out The Acting...