Our Place

Our Place Community newsletter

Celebrating Penrith's lifestyle and community, in print and online

Our Place focuses on what’s unique about living in Penrith: our enviable lifestyle, excellent sporting and recreation facilities, green open spaces, vibrant local events and the many local opportunities for families to learn, grow and exercise.

Our Place champions what makes our City different, and helps residents feel more connected, regardless of what stage of life or what part of Penrith you are in.

Seasonal editions will focus on the best local stories and activities for each autumn, winter, spring and summer.

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    Our Regional Gallery 40

    10 July 2020

    Gerald was a sculptor, and Margo a painter and mosaic artist, while many of their close friends were notable writers, artists and creatives. 

    Our Place in History: Victoria Bridge

    10 July 2020

    For many years, if you wanted to get across the Nepean River and fairly dry, you had two options: Emu Ford (a crossing shallow enough to walk or wade across) or the punt (a boat which would take you across for a small fee).

    More Shade for Our Playspaces

    10 July 2020

    It might be hard to imagine now, as we turn up the central heating and put on our warmest jumper, but pretty soon we’ll all be baking in the Penrith summer sun.