Welcome to Penrith Eisteddfod


  • Every year, in June, July and August, The City of Penrith Eisteddfod Society Inc ABN 57 755 932 754 conducts an annual Eisteddfod in;
    Creative Writing,
    Music: Brass, Community Bands, Schools Choral and Instrumental groups,
    Strings, Vocal, Woodwind,
    Speech and Drama, Festival of Performance Snippets

    We promote Cultural Activities within the City of Penrith
    We foster cultural activities within the Nepean District
    We welcome performers !

    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: Lu Szuhyta
    Treasurer: John Gallagher
    The official accompanist was Phyllis Huthnance - the current vice-president.
    The City of Penrith Eisteddfod Society has been going strong from 1985 until today.
    For further information contact the secretary, Lu Szuhyta - 0411 214 455 or Box 4409, Penrith Plaza Post Office, PENRITH NSW 2750