What's on this weekend  


Dragon Boating Come and Try Day: 8.45-10.30am. Bring a spare set of clothes, sunscreen, drink bottle, waterproof shoes to wear in the boat — and your spirit of adventure. Regatta Centre.

Contact: pendragonpanthers.webs.com/cometry.htm.

Fine Dining at the Homestead: Fresh local produce and delicacies. Bookings essential. Mamre House, 181 Mamre Road, St Marys.

Contact: 9670 5321 mamre.com.au.

Astronomy Night: UWS Observatory, Werrington North (Building AO), 7-9pm. Presentation, 3D astronomy movie and star-gazing through the university's computerised telescopes (weather permitting). Cost: $15 adult, $10 child, $40 family.

Details: 4736 0135, r.mccourt@uws.edu.au or www.uws.edu.au/observatory.

Panthers Triathlon Club Race: Regatta Centre.

Contact: regattacentre.com.au.

Sydney A Radio Yachting: Regatta Centre. Contact: regattacentre.com.au.


Fun shopping day: Gather your friends and family and spend some money on the Vintage 87.6 and Music for Life fun shopping bus trip to a range of warehouses. Meet at 6.45am outside Vintage FM 87.6, Abel Street, to leave at 7am and return at 6pm.

All funds raised will go to the Cure for Life Foundation for Brain Cancer research.

Details: Ann, 4732 1876 or ann@vintage


Jazz Cruise: Special charity event for Freedom Across Australia (faa.org.au) with the Mulgoa Road Jazz Band. Two course dinner served. Bookings essential. $65 a head. Tench Avenue.

Details: 4733 1274 or nepeanbelle.com.au.

Penrith Cycling Club Race: Regatta Centre.

Details: regattacentre.com.au.

The Wildlife Show Australian Outback: 11am and 1.30pm. Adult $12. Child (4-12 yrs) $8. Under 3 free. Family (2+2) $35. Mamre House, 181 Mamre Road, Orchard Hills.


No Boundaries' Art Projection Event: Projection on to the building, art work made by the community, and interactive playful illusions.

The Mondo outside the Joan Sutherland Centre. Contact: noboundariesproject.info, or mamre.com.au or phone 9670 5321

The Train Shed: 10am-4pm. $6 a ride. Unlimited rides $35. Two years and under free, but must be accompanied by paying adult. Vicary's Winery, The Northern Road, Luddenham.

Contact: 4739 0199.

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