Established in 1985
The first eisteddfod was held in August – September 1985 in the Penrith Music Centre, next to the original Penrith Library in Henry Street. The choral was held at Jamison High School and the prize winners concert in the Lewers Gallery. Further sections for participation were Organ, Piano, Vocal, Speech and Drama, Dance and Instrumental categories.
The patrons were Mayor Brian King and Ross Free MP.
President: Margot Maurice
Secretary: Margaret Taylor
Treasurer: John Gallagher
The official accompanist was Phyllis Huthnance.
The City of Penrith Eisteddfod Society has been going strong from 1985 until today.
For further information see our contact page, send us an email or write to us at PO Box 4409, Penrith Plaza Post Office, PENRITH NSW 2750
Mrs Sari Erasmus-Hickey
We promote Cultural Activities within the City of Penrith
We encourage all performers to showcase their abilities.