Sunday, November 28, 2021

LOCAL NEWS

Council votes against raising of dam wall

Penrith Councillors have voted not to support the raising of the Warragamba Dam wall.

Significant changes ahead for mask rules, QR check-ins

Masks at shopping centres will no longer be compulsory and QR check-ins will be removed for a host of low-risk venues from next month.

NSW Police saves Penrith Triple Zero operator jobs

NSW Police have seemingly backflipped on a plan to move around 70 Penrith based Triple Zero operators to Sydney at the start of next...

New industrial site attracts big-name tenants

A 12-hectare industrial site currently being re-developed in Penrith has attracted a range of tenants in recent months - from food companies to steel product manufacturers - with lease commitments covering more than 10,000 square metres.

Duck Duck Goose to offer something different in Penrith

A new dumpling bar is set to have food lovers flocking in to see what’s on offer when it opens next month.

The beautiful gesture that will warm your heart

A Penrith patient experienced a true act of kindness while being treated by NSW Ambulance Paramedics recently.

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The A-League is heading back to Penrith with the Macarthur Bulls confirming they've shifted next weekend's match against Central Coast to BlueBet Stadium.

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The four times Penrith’s “keys to the city” have been presented

Penrith Mayor Karen McKeown presented the Penrith Panthers with the 'keys to the city' at the 2021 Premier's Parade on Saturday.

Chris Smith confirms homecoming to Panthers

The Panthers have confirmed the signing of forward Chris Smith on a one-year deal for the 2022 season.

Kikau shock: Premiership winner set for exit

Canterbury look set to snare the signing of Penrith forward Viliame Kikau.

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Enjoy a weekend escape in Kiama

Scott McRae visits the beautiful Kiama - and discovers some new delights.

Corowa is the perfect rural getaway

Circa 1936 was the original baby when the idea of transforming an old bank into a stylish, luxury boutique hotel first came into the minds of Ririn and Kevin Yaxley.

Holiday at home and experience the delights of Albury

Scotty visits Albury and Circa 1928.

Be a tourist in your own city at Darling Harbour

Last month, I was whisked away to the top floor of the all-new Vibe Hotel Sydney Darling Harbour.

Visit the true heart of NSW

Lachlan Shire, just a few hours’ drive from Penrith over the Blue Mountains, is the geographical centre of the state, the true heart of NSW.

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