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Internship Opportunity: Junior Reporter

Penrith Panthers is looking for the next Junior Reporter to participate in the club’s internship program.

If you’re a media student who is looking to start a career in sports journalism, this is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable industry experience and build your portfolio.

Panthers is seeking university students (third-year preferable) with excellent writing skills and a keen interest in rugby league to report on the NSWRL junior representative and pathways competitions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Writing match reports and features for the Tarsha Gale, SG Ball and Harold Matthews competitions
  • Producing content for the Panthers website and club social media channels
  • Assisting with media operations on gamedays

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • A keen interest in rugby league and sport journalism
  • Availability on weekends throughout the NSWRL junior representative season


  • Industry exposure with the back-to-back NRL premiers
  • Opportunity to integrate with university study requirements
  • Networking opportunity with potential future employers
  • Club attire
  • Monetary honorarium to cover travel expenses
  • Opportunity to progress internship to Jersey Flegg, NSW Cup and NRL competitions

Applications close Wednesday, 18 January. Please email your expression of interest with your resume and cover letter to

Acknowledgement of Country

Penrith Panthers players and staff respect and honour the traditional custodians of the land and pay our respects to their elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on.