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.
The Garage Burgers and Snags opens in Parramatta
The Garage Burgers and Snags is a delicious addition to Parramatta’ s famous ‘Eat St’ precinct and is located at Cr Church and Phillip Streets, Parramatta.
Ghost Night Tours return for 2015
At night you are invited to come and explore this 212 year old Georgian mansion by candlelight.
Revisit the scene of a tragic accident and witness places within the house where psychics, guides and visitors have experienced ghostly encounters. Reflect on your own experiences over supper, in this splendid vice-regal residence.
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.
Movie Screenings - Baraka (1992 World Documentary) - 6th Feb 2015
Share in your favourite cult, Anime and Australian movies with special creative talks, organised by Pop Up project Shh Centre for Hybrid Arts.
Lunar New Year Twilight Festival - 20th Feb 2015
Celebrate the Year of the Goat with live entertainment, traditional and contemporary cultural music and dance, delicious food stalls including all your authentic favourites, kid’s activities and the spectacular Chinese dragon and lion dance with fire crackers.
The Studios offer 14 affordable non-residential & 1 residential studio to emerging and established contemporary artists, craft practitioners & creative professionals. The gallery is open to the public 5 days/wk.More