• Farmers Market

    Farmers Market
    The markets are perfect for an inspiring breakfast or lunch, and for stocking up fresh Australian produce.
    Every Fridays - Centenary Square, Parramatta

Welcome To Parramatta

From the beautiful reserves of Lake Parramatta and World Heritage Listed Parramatta Park to the eclectic dining of the Eat Street precinct and surrounds and our Farmers Market or award-winning shows at Riverside Theatres, Parramatta has something for everyone. Great foodgreat shopping, events and street festivals, sprawling parklands, some of Australia's oldest and most interesting heritage sites, and a thriving after-hours nightlife with pubs, clubstheatresmovies 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.

Latest News

Explore Parramatta


Put on your walking shoes or hop on a bike to discover the history of Parramatta.

Use our Explore Parramatta guide to show you the way. Explore Parramatta.

Taste Parramatta


Eat your way around Parramatta - Gatehouse Tea Rooms

Indulge in the finest quality High Tea or a light snack in one of the oldest High Tea venues in Australia.

Taste Parramatta - for to the latest and best food offerings in Parramatta.

Sydney Festival is bringing the circus to Parramatta this summer


A world-class line-up of international and Australian artists.

A world-class line-up of international and Australian artists will light up the summer season this January when Sydney Festival returns with a host of premiere works including a new Circus City precinct.

More information on Sydney Festival website.

Coming Events

A Changing Australia: The Time of Gough Whitlam - 12th Jan 2017

Explore the dynamic, influential and tumultuous years of the Whitlam Government.


Blinky Bill  - 29th Jun 2017

Join Blinky Bill and his friends on an adventure through sound with this musical take on the Australian classic. Read more details about this event.


Alice in Wonderland Jnr - 7th Jul 2017

Next Move's talented cast aged 15yrs and under bring this wonderful tale to life, This musical production will be a joyous event bringing delightful and unexpected twists and turns. 2 shows only, 7 July, 1pm & 6pm


Burramatta NAIDOC 2017 - 8th Jul 2017

Celebrate over 50,000 years of culture at Burramatta, and discover why Our Language Matters.



Valvoline Raceway

This summer, the speedway game changes as Australia's best Ultimate Sprintcar drivers battle it out at Sydney's iconic Valvoline Raceway. Who will be crowned the first ever Ultimate Sprintcar Champion?


Connect Studios

Connect Studios provides subsidised workshop, rehearsal, tuition & production spaces on a casual & project basis to local & non-local contemporary performance & digital artists.



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