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 food, great 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, 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.
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
A very Australian landscape.
Indigenous Incarceration and Community Solutions - 27th Oct 2016
Join the Hon Linda Burney and the Hon Bob Debus AM to discuss what must be done to realise meaningful change.
Make Bullying History Foundation Gala Dinner - 28th Oct 2016
Unfortunately Australia is ranked top three highest in the world for the most number of children who commit suicide because of Bullying. The funds raised from this Gala Dinner will support the Make Bullying History Foundation in there efforts to change this.
For 7 decades it was the 'country' residence of the first 10 Governors of the colony. The convict-built property lies within Parramatta Park, with sweeping views over the Parramatta river.More