The Voice of the Nepean Valley – WowFM

Wow FM 100.7 has represented and entertained the communities of the Penrith Valley, Western Sydney and the Lower Blue Mountains for more than twenty five years.

We provide music from many eras and genres to keep the feet of any age and musical taste tapping all day long.

Recently we have undergone new and exciting modifications which we hope will enhance the the listening experience of our culturally and chronologically diverse community. With programs in several languages providing local and international news and current events, we aim to provide appropriate content which is both pertinent and informative.

Community Radio Penrith

Featured Program

Saturday Dogs Breakfast

Saturday Dogs Breakfast with Colin Wood – Saturdays 7 am – 11 am

Sunrise

Faced with a future of embittered resentment after being retrenched when Santa’s Workshop closed just before it melted due to Global Warming, I was fortunate to be recruited by WowFM to present an hour of Diverse Music on Sunday Mornings  in between ‘Life Study of the Bible’  and  ‘A Touch of Ireland’.

This brought me into contact with firstly Efren Mazo and then those two lovable Irish Rogues Noel Donohue and Jim Clarke. I soon realised that it wasn’t just the music that was diverse at WowFM.

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Featured Presenter

Graeme Robinson

Graeme Robinson’s ‘Country Rocks, Bluegrass Rules’ is heard Thursdays 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm

Graeme Robinson

Graeme Robinson (Graeme R’s) Radio Journey

My interest in radio dates back to 2002, at the time a friend of mine was presenting ‘Good Morning Country’ from the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia’s studio in Alexandria on Tuesday mornings.

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Featured Sponsor

Law Partners

Law Partners

Law Partners is Australia’s largest specialist personal injury firm, helping thousands of Australians every year get the compensation they deserve.

We’re a national firm, but our business is built on local experts servicing their local communities, like our Penrith branch. That’s why we like to support community radio stations like WOWFM. We support a range of local community groups, organisations and charities.

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Western Sydney News

Soaring in popularity

Take it to the limit one more time with ‘The Best of the Eagles’ at the Blue Mountains Theatre. With more than 150 million record sales worldwide, American rock group The Eagles are one of the most successful acts of all time. This March the tribute concert production ‘The Best of the Eagles’ will recreate… read more

Business success is more than having a good idea

Have you ever come across a brilliantly simple idea and thought “why didn’t I think of that?”? Conversely, have you had a fantastic idea, only to find that someone else has beat you to the punch and created a successful business around it? Or have you had a great idea in your head for ages… read more

Penalty rate cut won’t change a thing

There is no right or wrong answer when it comes to the debate over penalty rates, which flared up last week when the Fair Work Commission ruled to make significant changes to what people are paid for working on Sundays and public holidays across a number of industries. Your take on the ruling is likely… read more

Man seriously assaulted at St Marys

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man was seriously assaulted in St Marys this morning. About 4am today, police were called to Queen Street, near the intersection of Phillip Street, at St Marys after reports a man had been assaulted. On arrival, they found a man had been hit a number of times with… read more

Real estate veteran calls it a day

After a quarter of a century selling homes in Penrith, Graeme Renshaw of Century 21 Renshaw Realty is hanging up his real estate hat to enjoy retirement. With a career spanning over 40 years in real estate, Mr Renshaw will say his final goodbye to his office this week. “I came to Penrith in 1982, and… read more

Fox ready to shake up league

Veteran TV boss Steve Crawley believes Foxtel’s new 24/7 rugby league channel ‘FOX League’ is the most exciting thing he’s ever seen. As the 2017 NRL season creeps closer, rugby league fans are in for a real treat this year with FOX Sports ramping up their league coverage to 24 hours a day, seven days… read more

Penrith win thrilling Limited Overs decider at Howell Oval

It couldn’t have been any closer. Penrith has recorded a miracle last ball victory over Hawkesbury to claim Grand Final glory in the NSW Premier Cricket Limited Overs competition. RUN OUT! @PenrithCC WIN! pic.twitter.com/M10CnIBjvy — Dazza_20 (@Dazza_20) February 26, 2017 Hawkesbury needed five runs from the final over to claim victory while Penrith needed just… read more

Leonay Golf Course to receive much-needed upgrade to surface paths

Emu Plains Sports Club has received a cheque for a whopping $25,000 to install new hard surface paths along the popular golf course. Penrith MP Stuart Ayres hand delivered the Community Building Partnership Program grant to Club CEO Andrew Gardner on Friday afternoon. “It was my pleasure to recommend Emu Sports Club/Leonay Golf Course for… read more

Cartwright’s ex has charges dismissed

The woman who posted “revenge porn” and made death threats on social media to Panthers rugby league star Bryce Cartwright has had her charges dismissed in court. Cartwright’s former girlfriend, Brittany Hura, fronted Penrith Local Court on Friday for a Section 32 application, with Magistrate Georgia Knight finding in the 25-year-old’s favour. Hura was charged… read more

More Western Sydney News

Western Sydney news courtesy of The Western Weekender.