Community

THE PENRITH COMMUNITY




Penrith is a major metropolitan centre approximately 50km west of Sydney city. It is home to the sixth largest population in NSW with the latest census data revealing a population exceeding 175,000.

In the last 20 years Penrith has been favoured for Sydney’s new development sites including Glenmore Park, Jordan Springs and Waterside. The location attracts a great deal of activity due to affordability and steady growth rates.

Penrith Valley has many great activities including white water rafting, walks along the beautiful Nepean River, unique museums, art galleries, markets, live entertainment, cinemas, Penrith Panthers NRL Club & The Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre.

There are several large shopping centres including Westfield Penrith Plaza, Centro Nepean and the busy High Street retail strip.

Penrith Valley enjoys a climate of relatively mild winters (6-17°c) and warm to hot summers (16-40°c). Average rainfall for the region ranges from 138mm over the winter months, to 283mm during the summer.