Western Sydney Lakes is a place like no other. A place of abundance and beauty. It represents a prominent precinct earmarked for a pivotal business, entertainment and leisure district for Western Sydney and beyond.

A destination to work, shop, play and retreat into nature.

Western Sydney Lakes is entering its next phase of renewal, transforming into a major destination for Western Sydney. The project will provide much needed open space to Western Sydney, delivering new opportunities for residents and visitors to enjoy recreational and water based activities.

A unique western waterfront, combining the best that a harbour foreshore and beachfront has to offer.

— Perfectly

Luxury Retail Precinct

Australia’s first, located in Western Sydney

Dual Water

with cleared and
levelled land

Only Four

from Penrith Town Centre and Railway Station

15km to the new Western Sydney Airport
40km from the Parramatta CBD
60km from the Sydney CBD

Our History

Home to

  • Penrith Whitewater Stadium

  • Sydney International Regatta Centre

  • Castlereagh Conference Centre

  • Great River Walk

In Development

  • Sydney Aerospace Park

  • Nepean Business Park

In Planning

  • Southbank: Retail Precinct

  • The Lakehouse (a lakeside pavilion offering amenities, food, event and public meeting spaces)

  • Golf course

Be a Part of Western Sydney Lake’s Future

Future Vision — Explore



Embedding a Recreational Corridor


Creating an Iconic Waterfront Destination


Establishing Business Activity & Tourism


To be the restorative place for people & land

Invest in the
future of the West

Located three kilometres north of the Penrith CBD, adjacent the Nepean River and bordering Great River Walk, Western Sydney Lakes is creating opportunities for business and the community.

This once in a lifetime project, will increase employment, recreational and tourism opportunities within Western Sydney, delivering a near 6,000 jobs during construction, 10,000 upon completion, not to mention a plethora of career opportunities across the Southbank Precinct and the Production Precinct.

Penrith Beach

Opening Tuesday, 19th Dec 2023


We're so excited to open Penrith Beach, where people of all ages and backgrounds can safely enjoy the water for free. If you have any questions please refer to our questions answered section below, or follow us on Facebook and Instagram for updates.

Note: You must pre-book your FREE parking pass in advance.

For Updates and News:

We acknowledge the traditional custodians, the Darug Peoples, of the land on which Western Sydney Lakes is located.

We respect their enduring cultural and spiritual connection to this special place, most notably characterised by the Nepean waterways and the Blue Mountains escarpment. We will work in a respectful manner with Aboriginal people in Caring for Country and aim to celebrate Aboriginal history, culture, customs and beliefs.