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Support for Knapsack Park Upgrade
23 Jan 2019
Support for Knapsack Park Upgrade
Blue Mountains Mayor Mark Greenhill and Federal Member for Macquarie Susan Templeman have joined forces to support the upgrade of facilities at Knapsack Park in Glenbrook. 
Jamison Park to Receive Multi-Million-Dollar Upgrade
23 Jan 2019
Jamison Park to Receive Multi-Million-Dollar Upgrade
Jamison Park is set to receive a multi-million-dollar upgrade as part of a $100 million NSW Government program to build new and upgraded sports facilities across Sydney. 
Open Studio This Weekend at Penrith Regional Gallery
16 Jan 2019
Open Studio This Weekend at Penrith Regional Gallery
Penrith Performing & Visual Arts is delighted to announce that our studios are OPEN for business. Join studio resident artists Miguel Olmo and Marian Tubbs on Saturday 19 Jan for a free viewing in their studios for a chance to see their most recent work, talk about their ideas and learn what they plan to do next. 
Ruby Productions Presents Terms of Endearment
16 Jan 2019
Ruby Productions Presents Terms of Endearment
A beautiful adaptation of a movie classic, using a light touch to illuminate the deepest and most important expressions of compassion and human decency……. 
Celebrate the Legendary Sun Records with Sun Rising: The Songs That Made Memphis
14 Jan 2019
Celebrate the Legendary Sun Records with Sun Rising: The Songs That Made Memphis
Elvis, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, Rufus Thomas Jnr, Howlin’ Wolf, and many more all had one thing in common – they launched their careers at the famous Sun Record Company in Memphis. 
Welcome to the 70's - First Show of the 2019 Morning Melodies Series at The Joan
9 Jan 2019
Welcome to the 70's - First Show of the 2019 Morning Melodies Series at The Joan
First up in January we take a trip back in time and into the decade that brought us flower power and flares in Welcome to the 70s, at The Joan. 
Upgrade for Blaxland’s Gateway Family Services
24 Dec 2018
Upgrade for Blaxland’s Gateway Family Services
A much needed upgrade will make life easier for volunteers and provide better storage for the thousands of donations of food and gifts distributed each year by Blaxland’s Gateway Family Services. 
Special Pet Care at Christmas
22 Dec 2018
Special Pet Care at Christmas
Christmas food is among some of the most dangerous for animals to consume. It may be hard to resist a pleading face, but it could save your pet’s life. So before you drop a titbit under the table, think about what it could do to your pet’s health. 
$80,000 for Penrith Rams AFL Club Facility
21 Dec 2018
$80,000 for Penrith Rams AFL Club Facility
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith visited Greygums Oval to announce that the Penrith Rams will receive a grant of $80,000 through the NSW Government’s 2018 Community Building Partnership program. 
Enjoy the School Holidays at Glenbrook Cinema
21 Dec 2018
Enjoy the School Holidays at Glenbrook Cinema
Looking for something to do with the family these school holidays? There are plenty of movies coming to the Glenbrook Cinema screen over Christmas and throughout January, with something for everyone in the family. 
Penrith Preschools Benefit Through Quality Learning Environments Fund
20 Dec 2018
Penrith Preschools Benefit Through Quality Learning Environments Fund
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith visited Rainbow Cottage Preschool, Cambridge Gardens to announce that they will benefit from a NSW Government grant to go towards enhancing their service. 
Nominate a Remarkable Penrith Senior for a 2019 NSW Senior Local Achievement Award
19 Dec 2018
Nominate a Remarkable Penrith Senior for a 2019 NSW Senior Local Achievement Award
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith is calling on Penrith residents to celebrate a local senior by nominating them for the 2019 NSW Seniors Local Achievement Awards, which acknowledge the contributions older people in the community make on a daily basis. 
Local After Hours Doctor Services Ease Burden on Emergency Departments
16 Dec 2018
Local After Hours Doctor Services Ease Burden on Emergency Departments
Up to two - thirds of emergency room patients presenting at night and on weekends could have been treated at an after hours GP service, according to local data. 
NSW Creative Kids Program a Step Closer
15 Dec 2018
NSW Creative Kids Program a Step Closer
NSW families will soon be able to access the new $100 Creative Kids voucher unlocking the creative abilities of a new generation across the State from 1 January 2019 when the program takes effect. 
Penrith to Celebrate 2019 NSW Women’s Week
14 Dec 2018
Penrith to Celebrate 2019 NSW Women’s Week
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith announced this week that Nepean Community Neighbourhood Services (NCNS) and Wentworth Community Housing (WCH) will each receive a NSW Government grant to hold events for 2019 NSW Women’s Week. 
Penrith Regional Gallery Announces Artists for 2018/19 Summer Studio Residency
14 Dec 2018
Penrith Regional Gallery Announces Artists for 2018/19 Summer Studio Residency
Penrith Regional Gallery proudly welcomes two new local artists for Summer Studio Residency. 
Our Lady of the Way Primary School Building Project Grand Opening
13 Dec 2018
Our Lady of the Way Primary School Building Project Grand Opening
Students and teachers at Our Lady of the Way Primary School in Emu Plains will benefit from new and improved facilities supported by the NSW Government. 
9 New Police Officers for Nepean and Blue Mountains Area Commands
12 Dec 2018
9 New Police Officers for Nepean and Blue Mountains Area Commands
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith announced this week that the local community will see 9 new officers on the beat and responding to emergencies, following the recent police attestation from the Goulburn Police Academy. 
Round Two Funding Now Open for Events
11 Dec 2018
Round Two Funding Now Open for Events
Regional events held between July and December 2019 can now apply for NSW Government funding, aimed at driving more overnight visitors to rural and regional towns across the State. 
The Joan's 2019 Morning Melodies Series is Now Here!
10 Dec 2018
The Joan's 2019 Morning Melodies Series is Now Here!
Celebrate the Golden Days of Music - take a trip through the decades and rejoice in the fabulous music of The 2019 Morning Melodies Series at The Joan.
 
Free 2019 Diary for Seniors - Reserve Your Copy Today
8 Dec 2018
Free 2019 Diary for Seniors - Reserve Your Copy Today
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith today encouraged local seniors to contact his office to reserve a free copy of a 2019 diary to help them navigate legal issues that arise in the year ahead. 
DA Lodged for New Childcare Centre at Nepean Hospital
8 Dec 2018
DA Lodged for New Childcare Centre at Nepean Hospital
A development application was submitted to Penrith City Council this week for construction of a new childcare centre at Nepean Hospital to support staff with young families. 
Experience the Magic of Live Performance with The Joan’s 2019 Kids & Families Program
7 Dec 2018
Experience the Magic of Live Performance with The Joan’s 2019 Kids & Families Program
There’s something special about going to the theatre – the thrill of anticipation and delight unparalleled by any other kind of entertainment. Live performance brings us into the present, offering children (and their adults) a unique opportunity to engage in stories, music, and the enchanted world of the stage. The Joan would love to share this with you in 2019. 
Community Service Award – James Devine and Christopher Hall
1 Dec 2018
Community Service Award – James Devine and Christopher Hall
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith presented Community Service Awards to Mr James (Jim) Devine and Mr Christopher (Chris) Hall in recognition and appreciation of their contribution to the Penrith community. 
A Way for Businesses to Change Lives, Simply
30 Nov 2018
A Way for Businesses to Change Lives, Simply
The ‘Are You Inclusive?’ project, created by DARE Disability Support, aims to make our community the best and most inclusive for people with intellectual disability, while benefitting local businesses. Based on local research, we’re creating a free, quick and easy resource package on how to help your customers with intellectual disability, and will be promoting inclusive businesses & services. 
All Penrith Public Schools to be Air Conditioned Under Cooler Classrooms Fund
29 Nov 2018
All Penrith Public Schools to be Air Conditioned Under Cooler Classrooms Fund
The NSW Government today announced the first schools to receive air conditioning under its Cooler Classrooms program, with all public schools in the Penrith electorate set to benefit. 
Penrith Locals Featured in the Latest Edition of Seniors’ Stories
28 Nov 2018
Penrith Locals Featured in the Latest Edition of Seniors’ Stories
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith congratulates locals Ilona Krueger and Wendy Gordon on being featured in the latest edition of Seniors’ Stories. 
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