Welcome To Parramatta
Have you seen Parramatta lately? Western Sydney's capital has undergone 10 years of rapid growth and has emerged as a dynamic contemporary city with a busy business and social scene that reflects the cultural diversity of Greater Sydney.
It's a great place to visit with plenty going on any day of the week. So jump on the ferry, and head west to Sydney's thriving river city and discover Parramatta!
Want to know more about Parramatta?
If you'd like to know more about our vibrant city you can watch a quick and informative video here. You can also download a guide to the best kept eating, drinking and shopping secrets in Parramatta Revealed.
Gelato Messina opens in Parramatta
Gelato Messina is a delicious addition to Parramatta’ s famous ‘Eat St’ precinct and is located at Cr Church and Phillip Streets, Parramatta.
Water fun for kids
A new splash park for kids will be unveiled at a free Family Fun Day on Saturday 12 April at Granville Park, Montrose Ave, Merrylands between 10am-12pm.
The splash park is available for use now and will be open during summer, autumn and spring.
Coco Cubano has won best café in NSW
Parramatta’s Coco Cubano has been awarded the title of Best Café NSW 2014 on Foxtel’s Lifestyle FOOD channel.
The intimate yet vibrant atmosphere captures Cuba's culture offering coffee, rum, cocktails and cigars.
The café is located at the corner of Church and Phillip streets.
1st/15th Royal NSW Lancers Parade - 30th Aug 2014
The pageant will include cavalry riders in period uniforms and reconnaissance vehicles dating from different eras since the regiment was formed in 1885.
Parramatta has many small parks both in the city and on the fringes of it. They contain a good mix of exercise and sports facilities, dog walking, bbq and picnic equipment and playgrounds.More