• Electric Run Sydney

    Electric Run Sydney
    Join the world’s premier 5km run/walk experience at night featuring immersive “Lands” of light and sound that transport the participant into an electric wonderland.
    18 April, 2015 - Parramatta Park, Parramatta

  • Studio Stories

    Studio Stories
    Join studio artist and NSW Premier Literary Award winner Felicity Castagna for a series of free themed monthly writing event at Parramatta Artist Studios
    5 March & 16 April 2015 - Parramatta Artists Studios Read more...

  • Farmers Market

    Farmers Market
    feast for the senses with a delicious selection of fresh produce including locally sourced fruit and vegetables, honey, cheese, meats, chocolates, bread and more.
    Markets return on Friday 16 January 2015 - Centenary Square, Parramatta Read more...

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.

Great food, good shopping, a calendar of events and festivals, sprawling parklands, heritage sites, and a thriving after-hours nightlife with pubs, clubs, theatres, movies and sport under lights...

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.

Latest News

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


The Governors and their households left Parramatta in 1855, but their presence still haunts Old Government House...

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.


Coming Events

Ghost Tour of Old Government House - 17th Aug 2014

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Exhibition: Other Chinese Landscapes  - 20th Feb 2015

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Faith and Responsibility exhibition - 26th Feb 2015

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Anzac Poppy Wall art installation and workshops - 7th Apr 2015

Come and make and decorate your own poppy and attach it to our Poppy Wall installation to be part of this collaborative display.



Woolpack Hotel

Founded in 1796, the Woolpack Hotel has been redesigned and transformed into a stylish hotel with contemporary facilities and a strong commitment to customer service.


Auto Alley

The most prestigious motoring brands line up alongside each other in this car and motorbike mecca.



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