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Find out more about the features, attractions and landscapes of Penrith Valley.


The Nepean River near Penrith offers good flatwater canoeing, especially in the scenic Fairlight Gorge within Blue Mountains National Park. The large waterhole at Bents Basin State Conservation Area is also popular (park entry fee applies).

For greater excitement you can try the rapids at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium (02 4730 4333).