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.
Put on your walking shoes or hop on a bike to discover the history of Parramatta.
Use our Explore Parramatta guide to show you the way. Explore Parramatta.
Eat your way around Parramatta - Gatehouse Tea Rooms
Sydney Festival is bringing the circus to Parramatta this summer
A world-class line-up of international and Australian artists.
A world-class line-up of international and Australian artists will light up the summer season this January when Sydney Festival returns with a host of premiere works including a new Circus City precinct.
More information on Sydney Festival website.
A Changing Australia: The Time of Gough Whitlam - 12th Jan 2017
Explore the dynamic, influential and tumultuous years of the Whitlam Government.
InteGreat Women's Conference - 17th May 2017
“InteGreat Women Conference: A Holistic Integration of Migrant & Refugee Women” aims to provide vulnerable women with access to more services to further assist them throughout their journey towards liberation and empowerment.
Beyond a Joke Incorporated - Anti Bullying Charity Gala Dinner - 24th Jun 2017
Beyond a Joke Anti Bullying Charity Gala dinner - June 24 2017.
Barefoot Bowling is perfect for teambuilding, celebrations, staff rewards, whatever really. And while there is a knack to mastering the game, the fun comes naturally.More