Development

Penrith property sells for $130,000 over reserve

Development in the Penrith region is promising, with the record sale of a property across from Nepean Hospital. The property of just 600 metres squared...

Fernhill Estate could be home to Sydney’s newest cemetery

Throughout Australia, many cemeteries are predicted to reach capacity in the next 20 to 30 years. With Australia’s population continuing to grow, this is...

St Marys is on the rise

St Marys development is reaching new heights, as the first tower crane is brought in to construct the area’s first high rise building. The new...

Buyer boom leads to 'Big Backyard Sale'

Does your property have the potential to be built on? If so, then PRDNationwide Penrith’s unique Big Backyard Sale is just the event to sell...

Housing concept could be a game changer

A year in the making, the slab for Sustain Community Housing’s first social housing project in Colyton has been laid. As the region’s newest not-for-profit...

Emu Plains community lashes out over proposed maximum security prison

Over 100 furious residents attended a public meeting last night, regarding a NSW Government proposal to increase the number of inmates at Emu Plains Prison. "They're...

You can almost hear the train coming

The Federal Government has committed millions to the design of rail around the future western Sydney airport, a decade before it’s set to open. Released in the Federal Budget...

Reduced speed limits for The Northern Road, M4

Changed traffic conditions will be in place from this Wednesday while investigation work is carried out on The Northern Road and the M4 Motorway...

Kelly believes noise will be key airport issue

Former Lindsay MP Jackie Kelly still believes aircraft noise will be a significant issue for Penrith once the new airport at Badgerys Creek opens...

Thousands of units planned for Penrith

The face of Penrith is changing, with Penrith Council approving the development of hundreds of units in the CBD in the last two months,...

Science Park a step closer

The Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue has welcomed the NSW Government's Gateway Determination for the development of the Sydney Science Park at Luddenham, further cementing...

Concern over housing plan for Penrith Lakes

In the wake of the treacherous Sydney storms, concerns over proposed housing in the low lying Penrith Lakes development are bigger than ever, with...

Station upgrades to begin this weekend

Major works on the transformational Penrith Station upgrade will begin this weekend, May 14 to 15. Local commuters and passers-by will see demolition work, excavation...

The suburb progression forgot

Badgerys Creek is a suburb everyone in Sydney has been talking about but you could be forgiven for thinking it was the area that...

Nepean River Green Bridge construction to start in July

Expect to start seeing works for the Nepean River Green Bridge by July, now the State Government has announced who will construct the $49...

New science school for Luddenham

Luddenham will be home to the country's first STEM-focused school which will be built inside Sydney Science Park. Officially announced today by NSW Premier Gladys...

State-of-the-art science centre in our backyard

Penrith youth could have access to a multi-million dollar science centre right in their backyard. A new Western Sydney Science Centre planned for Western Sydney University’s (WSU) Kingswood Campus,...

Light at the end of the tunnel on airport rail

Penrith Mayor Karen McKeown has welcomed a plan to look at options for rail in western Sydney, but the good news won't slow down...

Restaurant strip planned for Nepean River

EXCLUSIVE: These are the plans that Penrith has been waiting for, that show eight to 10 restaurants with alfresco dining adjoining the existing Coffee...

Last call: Vicary’s Winery to close after 92 years

More than 90 years of winemaking history is set to come to an end, with the last bottling at Luddenham’s Vicary’s Winery. Vicary’s Winery is...