Get your running shoes on for the 10th Western Sydney Marathon on Saturday, 1 June. at the Sydney International Regatta Centre in Penrith. With five distances to choose from, the event is accessible to all ages and abilities and promises to be a great day out for the whole family, whether participating or spectating.
Western Sydney’s visitor economy is set for another boost, with the nation’s best rowers returning to Penrith in 2020 for the Sydney International Rowing Regatta as part of the NSW Government’s continued investment in Western Sydney.
Sport NSW and Penrith City Council have come together to present a Girls Get Active Day on Wednesday, 23 May at the Sydney International Regatta Centre.
The Australian Ballet will return to Penrith in November to present The Sleeping Beauty. The performance is scheduled for Saturday, November 4, and follows last year’s hugely successful presentation of Swan Lake at the Sydney International Regatta Centre as part of Ballet Under the Stars.
The Sydney International Regatta Centre hosts hundreds of students each year for the RYDA program – and on 10 May, they helped celebrate the attendance of the 500,000th student since the RYDA program was established in Sydney over 15 years ago.
Young people between the ages of 16 and 22 years old in the Western Region may apply for a place at a Youth Sports Leaders Scholarship Camp. Applications close on Friday 26 May 2017.
National Road Safety Week commences on Monday 8th May to Sunday 14 May 2017.
The legacy of the Sydney 2000 Olympics will continue to be showcased, with the Sydney International Rowing Regatta and Australian Athletics Championships taking place at the NSW Government’s Olympic venues next week.
More than 5,000 Australian bass fingerlings were recently released into Penrith Lakes by the Buddhist community together with Department of Primary Industries Fisheries and Sydney International Reg
Get up close to all the action and watch this heart-stopping competition, as the spectacular dragon boats race through the waters to the pounding of drums and the cheering of spectators.