Western Sydney News

Glitz and glamour comes to Penrith

The art of drag and men transforming into women has been around since the late 1800s but in recent years, with the TV show ‘Rupaul’s Drag Race’, it has burst into mainstream media.… read more

Fresh charges laid against Tyrone May

Penrith Panthers player Tyrone May is facing fresh charges related to a sex tape scandal that engulfed the club in the pre-season. The 23-year-old now faces eight charges in total after police laid additional counts of recording and distributing intimate images without consent. Previously May faced four charges including two counts of filming and two […]… read more

Thief’s getaway thwarted by locked car

A not-so-stealthy thief has been charged after she was caught stealing from a Jamisontown shopping centre but accidentally locked her keys inside her car when she was attempting to escape. At 4.50pm on Monday, July 15 the 37-year-old Ermington woman attended the centre where she stole a set of speakers from a retailer. Attending a […]… read more

South Coast’s perfect getaway

Alena Higgins hits the road and heads south, where the beauty of Bannisters by the Sea is waiting… If you’ve been yearning for a tranquil coastal getaway where you can unwind in stunning oceanfront accommodation and feast on the freshest seafood the NSW South Coast has to offer, then be sure to treat yourself this […]… read more

New era for a nostalgic drive

On Saturday I opted to forgo a bacon and eggs breakfast and a coffee so I could make room in the budget and drive in the newly opened M4 tunnels, which bypass Parramatta Road and make the trip into the city from the west a little more bearable. The major negatives, outside of the toll […]… read more

Police charge former bikie with drug offences

Strike Force Raptor have charged a second former Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) member as part of investigations into an alleged criminal network. Detectives from the Criminal Groups Squad’s Strike Force Raptor established Strike Force Pavasovic to investigate the activities of criminal networks, including the supply of prohibited drugs, across Sydney. During the course of […]… read more

Jarome Luai is ready to pounce

He’s been the heir apparent at Penrith for quite some time, but now exciting young Panthers half Jarome Luai has declared he’s ready to take over from premiership-winning five-eighth James Maloney, if he departs at season’s end. Maloney’s tipped to leave the Panthers at the conclusion of the 2019 season and finish his illustrious career […]… read more