Penrith's major events capacity to receive welcome boost
Festival and event organisers can look to Penrith for the future as upgrades on both sides of the Nepean River will deliver increased event capacity.
The final design of the $10 million Tench Reserve upgrade was revealed earlier this month. Along with upgrades to play spaces and improved water access, the upgrades to the 14-hectare park will create an amphitheatre to support large-scale events.
The announcement comes as construction on the $24 million Regatta Park transformation is underway. Stage 1 of the project will include a 112-metre pavilion, a new amenity building, an accessible pathway down to the river foreshore and several over-water viewing platforms. Read More