For Kids

Beautiful world of ballet

Introduce the little ones to the wonderful world of ballet with the Australian Ballet’s performance of ‘The Nutcracker’. Returning after its first highly successful season...

Kids set to hit the streets for St Marys Trick or Treat Trail

Dress up, grab a Halloween bag and get ready to pound the pavement as part of the St Marys Trick or Treat Trail. There will...

WIN: Your school holiday survival pack!

The school holidays are just around the corner and the Weekender wants to make it a little easier to keep the kids entertained! We've got...

Splash into some Christmas fun

Round up the kids and head to Penrith RSL to celebrate the festive season with ‘A Very SplashDance Christmas’. The cast of the popular ABC...

It’s more than music

Nothing brings people together quite like music. For the touring music troupe The Young Americans the ability of music to transcend cultural boundaries has been...

Hundreds expected to attend school holiday workshops at Mamre Anglican School

For most schools things slow down during the January holidays, but not at Mamre Anglican School. More than 200 children and just as many robots...

Have a Giggle with Jimmy this Christmas

If you have a child then there’s a good chance you know the name Jimmy Giggle, or have at least seen his smiling face...

Magical start to 2017

The girl with the golden hair, and a taste for porridge, is coming to the Emu Sports Club stage when Ruby Productions presents ‘Goldilocks’. The...

Contemporary take on a classic

Introduce the kids to CoisCéim Dance Theatre’s ‘The Wolf and Peter’ at The Joan this school holidays. After a sell-out tour of Ireland, the award-winning...

Grug comes to life on stage

As several generations of kids know it’s hard not to fall in love with the cute little Aussie hero Grug. These school holidays local audiences...

Big rigs and country music at Truck Show

They’re big, powerful and often cost more than the average Australian home, and this weekend some of Australia’s finest rigs will be out on...

Ready to Wiggle in Penrith

Toot toot, chugga chugga, the Big Red Car is once again making its way to Penrith ahead of what will be a jam-packed weekend...