Tuesday, August 16, 2022


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Podcast: The latest on COVID-19 in Penrith

In the latest Weekender Wireless podcast, Troy Dodds provides the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic in Penrith.

Podcast: Weekender Wireless – COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown

Troy Dodds hosts a new episode of the Weekender Wireless podcast, focused on COVID-19 and the current lockdown impacting Penrith.

Podcast: Education through experience underpins Bec’s mission

Bec Slack is the owner of local business, Cleverstuff Educational Toys, a venture she took over in 2015.

Podcast: Sam Arnold’s inspiring story centred on sport

Sam Arnold has represented Australia across three sporting codes and this summer was a part of the Sydney Thunder WBBL|06 championship squad.

Podcast: Altruism and community drive Mark’s passion

Mark Geyer joins the Passion & Perspective podcast.

Podcast: Power of nature on display in Meaghan’s work

The latest episode of our Passion & Perspective podcast.

Podcast: South Penrith to Hollywood… Jason’s remarkable rise to the top

Jason Dundas is a global media icon and has hosted the world’s biggest productions, both locally and abroad.

Podcast: Terrance’s passion for pushing human potential

The latest episode of our podcast is available now.

Podcast: Rheanna creates connection through her artwork

The latest episode of our podcast is out now.

Podcast: Shannon Boyd’s leap of faith

Shannon Boyd is a local designer and illustrator, who has transformed his passion for art into an occupation.

Podcast: Reece relishes stand up after years of toil

Reece Boyall is a comedian, and producer at Stand Out Comedy – a comedy club he has built from scratch.

Podcast: Mikayla’s journey through life and cricket

Mikayla Hinkley was born and raised in Penrith and was surrounded by sports and adventure from a young age.

Podcast: Me-Lee creates her magic through music composition

The latest episode of Passion & Perspective

Podcast: Laura’s love for writing thrives through tribulation

Laura Greaves has more than 20 years’ experience as a writer globally, across newspapers, magazines and books, however it is not the accolades and awards that defines her success.

Podcast: 2020 Grand Final preview

Podcast previews the 2020 Grand Final.

Podcast: A life full of creativity for local designer and illustrator

Eloise Short is a textile designer and illustrator, working with some of the world’s biggest brands and creating a number of children’s books in recent times.

Podcast: Humble upbringing keeps Hannah’s career in perspective

Hannah Darlington was raised in Erskine Park and surrounded herself with a myriad of sports from a young age. Support and guidance from her...

Podcast: Penrith pride through and through for Craig Gower

Craig Gower talks about the highs and lows of his life in rugby league.

Podcast: Musical history and influence shapes Liam’s way of life

Liam Gray was raised in the Blue Mountains and developed a love for music at a young age.

Podcast: Growth through perseverance and reflection for local writer

The latest edition of Passion & Perspective.