Welcome To Parramatta
Parramatta is recognised as the future growth centre of Sydney and offers a wide range of attractions for Sydney-siders and visitors alike, and is home to elegant parks and heritage sites, award-winning restaurants, and a vibrant and youthful culture.
From the beautiful reserves of Lake Parramatta and Parramatta Park to the eclectic dining of Eat Street and surrounds and our Farmers Market or award-winning shows at Riverside Theatres, Parramatta has something for everyone. Great food, great shopping, events and street festivals, sprawling parklands, heritage sites, and a thriving after-hours nightlife with pubs, clubs, theatres, movies and sport under lights...
Parramatta is a 30 minute train ride from the Sydney CBD and the popular Parramatta River ferry service operates daily from Darling Harbour and Circular Quay.
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New Urban Walkabout Guide for Parramatta
Urban Walkabout have a new pocket-sized urban guides to fashion, design and food in Parramatta.
You can pick them up from hotels, visitor centres and the stores featured in the guide! Check out all the details.
Bourke St Bakery’s delicious morsels worth train ride to Parramatta
If you've ever waited impatiently in the lengthy queue at Bourke St Bakery, willing the couple lingering over empty cups to just get up and leave already so you can nab their table, you'll be pleased to know they've opened up a spot where you're practically guaranteed a seat.
Read more at The Daily Telegraph
ARTEXPRESS - 5th Feb 2016
ARTEXPRESS is an exhibition of outstanding works by 2015 Higher School Certificate Visual Arts students from Schools in NSW.
West Side Story - 5th Feb 2016
Be swept up in the story of Tony, Maria, The Jets and The Sharks in this landmark multi-award winning Broadway musical that is one of the theatre’s finest accomplishments.
Catch a Rising Comic - 13th Feb 2016
Join your host, USA’s Donte D1 (Housos vs Fat Pizza, Matrix Reloaded, Comedy Inc) as he introduces some of the country’s hottest and funniest rising stars to the stand-up comedy scene.
Beautiful Parramatta Park adjoins the city on its western fringe and offers a wonderful respite from the city's bustling energy. An events venue, the park plays host to symphonies, concerts, road races and tours.More