The Penrith Local Government Area is closing in on 90 per cent of its residents being double vaccinated against COVID-19.
Students across Penrith have returned to school today, bringing the curtain down on at-home learning for hopefully the final time.
Prior to the pandemic, loyal cruise fans Joshua Hendriks and Dannielle Morgan would have been first down the gangway to enjoy a holiday on the open seas.
Lowes has confirmed the police needed to be called to its Penrith store yesterday after an incident involving an unvaccinated customer.
92.5 per cent of Penrith residents aged 15 and over have now had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, latest Federal Government figures reveal.
As many businesses grapple with how or if they'll police unvaccinated residents, the region's biggest organisation appears to be in the same boat.
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NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet has confirmed lockdown will be lifted in Sydney on Monday for vaccinated residents, while a number of changes have been announced to the reopening roadmap.
NSW is shaking up the way it deals with close and casual COVID-19 contacts as it prepares for Sydney to reopen in a little over a week.
NSW recorded 864 new cases to 8pm last night, 44 from Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District.
Several crew members are isolating after a number of COVID-19 cases were linked to the McDonald's restaurant on High Street in Penrith.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says she's confident Sydney will reopen on October 11, with vaccination rates likely to hit 70 per cent double dose in the days prior.
It’s one of the most common myths about the COVID-19 vaccines – that your chances of getting and transmitting the virus don’t change whether you’re vaccinated or not.
Children and teenagers aged 18 years and under will be able to create a ‘friends bubble’ to allow home visits provided the adults in their homes are fully vaccinated, under an easing of restrictions for school holidays.
A second death has been linked to the outbreak of COVID-19 at the Uniting Edinglassie Lodge aged care facility in Penrith.
Penrith will be divided no more come tomorrow morning with most restrictions in Areas of Concern to come in to line with the rest of Sydney.
A woman in her 20s has passed away in Nepean Hospital following a recent diagnosis of COVID-19.
She’s become the face of the campaign against mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations, but Mulgoa MP Tanya Davies insists she’s not an anti-vaxxer.
Three aged care facilities in Penrith are on high alert after a COVID-19 positive doctor visited the homes while potentially infectious.
After four months abroad and counting, local MMA fighter Arlene Blencowe is hoping to be reunited with her kids before Christmas as border closures and flight cancellations continue to impact her return home.