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Bid for $7.1 million for rural areas goes down the drain

Drainage in Penrith's north became a hot topic of conversation at Council this week.

Innovative glass recycling factory opens in Penrith

NSW Premier Chris Minns has opened Australia’s most energy-efficient glass recycling factory in Penrith.

Giveaway: Win a three-piece cookware set

Win the stunning Wiltshire Easycook Basil & Gold Non-stick Cookware 3-Piece Set to warm up your family with their favourite cosy recipes!

Kingfisher Grove residents celebrate their new Clubhouse

Kingfisher Grove has opened a new Clubhouse for its residents.

“The world is down”: Update on catastrophic IT crisis

A major IT glitch that has impacted businesses and services around the world could take days to fully fix, experts say.

“Catastrophic” IT failure brings down systems around the world

Retailers across the country are closing early with a catastrophic global IT event bringing down systems and forcing businesses to a halt.

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A huge honour for Jessica Fox has just been announced in Paris.

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Luai ready to lead Penrith’s Finals charge

Jarome Luai is ready to take his Origin confidence into Penrith's run to the Finals and a potential fourth straight title.

Origin’s impact on the NRL is overstated. Prove me wrong.

Unpopular opinion: State of Origin does not impact the NRL as much as everyone wants to believe. Troy Dodds has his say.

Lang on League: Cleary proves what we already knew

Days after Mitchell Moses had the NRL world talking, Nathan Cleary proved on Sunday why he is the best clutch player in the game.

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The sweetest staycation in Parramatta

We keep it local with a staycation that will keep the kids entertained, and service your sweet tooth.

Exploring Sydney’s newest hotel: Furama Darling Harbour

One of the biggest hotel chains in Asia is now calling Sydney home – and I was lucky enough to be one of the...

Country charm with a splash of magic thrown in at Camden Valley Inn

Troy Dodds discovers a magical part of Sydney and a cost-effective holiday for the whole family.

Waterfall season in The Kimberley

Roderick Eime jumps on board the Reef Prince for an unforgettable experience in The Kimberley.

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