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.
Parramatta is getting a pocket-sized cocktail bar
There's no denying that Parramatta's cultural star is on the rise.
As more skyscrapers go up with each passing day, Sydney's second city centre has been clocking a series of wins for the west, including the return of the Plot music festival in November; becoming the site for Tropfest for 2017; and signing a whole host of ace food and drink operators for new projects in Parramatta. It's a good time to live in the 2150.
And in yet another bit of good news, there's a new small bar opening beneath a carpark in the heart of the city: Uncle Kurt's.
Read more at Time Out Sydney
A very Australian landscape.
Parramatta Park Dairy and Rangers Tour - 10th Dec 2016
Parramatta Park hosts tours of historic Dairy and Rangers Cottages
Epping-based chamber orchestra and singers Camerata Academica of the Antipodes brings together the thrilling intensity of the violin and the human voice in a festive concert bursting with beauty and energy. Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 7pm, St Alban's Church Hall 3 Pembroke St, Epping, Sydney
Parramatta Stadium hosts the Eels' home games and a range of other events throughout the year; dance parties, festivals, Supercross, Socceroos...More