• 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

Christmas Events in Parramatta  - 10th Dec 2017

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Crescent Summer Series - 31st Dec 2017

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New Year's Eve Parramatta 2017 - 31st Dec 2017

Experience light and colour in Parramatta as we ring in 2018!


Crescent Summer Series - 14th Jan 2018

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St Patrick's Cemetery, photo courtesy of Heritage Branch, NSW Dept Planning

St Patrick's Cemetery

At the junction of Church Street and Pennant Hills road is the oldest Catholic cemetery in Australia, the earliest memorials dating from 1822, many of them early Irish settlers.


Connect Studios

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