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.

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Western Sydney News

Ross Dobson’s next chapter

He is the local chef and food author that gave Penrith two iconic dining spots, but now Ross Dobson has decided to start a new chapter in his career. The founder of Café at Lewers, The Union Restaurant and Vincent Diner in Glenbrook, Mr Dobson recently made the decision to hang up his apron and […]… read more

OMCG member arrested at Luddenham

A member of Satudarah outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) will face court today after being arrested on a conviction warrant relating to the alleged theft of an excavator earlier this year. In June, a 30-year-old man was charged in relation to the alleged theft of an excavator from the Windsor area. A conviction warrant was issued […]… read more

John Thain appointed new General Manager of Luke Priddis Foundation

Former Penrith Mayor John Thain has been appointed as the new General Manager of the Luke Priddis Foundation. Cr Thain finished his tenure as full-time Mayor on Monday night. He will start at the Foundation on October 8. Foundation Chairman Luke Priddis said the experience and leadership that Mr Thain brings demonstrated to the Board […]… read more

Lions donate new medical technology to Nepean Hospital

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Nepean Hospital recently received a significant donation that is set to have a huge impact on the smallest of people. The Penrith Lions Club donated two Monivent Neo ventilation training systems worth over $12,000 to the unit, making Nepean Hospital the first in Australia to use the new […]… read more

Rose Tattoo to play Blue Cattle Dog

It was 2009 when fans of hard rock band Rose Tattoo were coming to terms with the fact one of Australia’s most revered acts could be no longer. With five former band members having passed away in the years prior, lead singer Angry Anderson said the passing of guitarist Mick Cocks in December that year […]… read more

Call for more police in Penrith to tackle ‘ice’ epidemic

The Police Association of NSW is advocating for 85 more officers in the Nepean Police Area Command to tackle the growing ‘ice’ epidemic. The call for dedicated ice officers is part of the ‘Back the Blue’ campaign for 2500 extra police across the state. Police Association of NSW Executive Member, Detective Sergeant Aaron Rynehart, said […]… read more

Needle found in apple at local school

A sewing needle has been found inserted into an apple that was brought to a local school by a student today. The needle was discovered when the Penrith Anglican College student took a bite of the apple during ‘Crunch and Sip’ at the school. A letter to students from the school, sighted by the Weekender, […]… read more

Is the housing bubble about to burst?

Earlier this month, Channel Nine’s ‘60 Minutes’ program ran a segment suggesting that Australia is about to see the biggest property crash in our history. There was talk of a 40 per cent drop in property value in our major cities and the end of the seemingly endless growth cycle. In my view, ‘60 Minutes’ […]… read more

Fower elected new Penrith Mayor

Veteran Liberal Councillor Ross Fowler has been elected Mayor of Penrith for the next two years. Cr Fowler defeated Independent Councillor Marcus Cornish 11 votes to two at tonight’s Ordinary Council Meeting. Labor Councillor Greg Davies was elected Deputy Mayor, defeating Independent Kevin Crameri 11 votes to two. The Weekender revealed last week that Cr […]… read more

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Western Sydney news courtesy of The Western Weekender.