City of Parramatta Council acknowledges the Darug people who are the traditional custodians of the land of Parramatta. Council pays respect to the elders past and present of the Darug nation and extends that respect to other Aboriginal people visiting this site.

Welcome to Parramatta - Sydney’s lively and exciting Central City.

Discover Parramatta is here to share insider knowledge into what's on offer in the City.

With contributions from Sydney-based lifestyle writers, local connoisseurs and city partners, Discover Parramatta is filled with stories uncovering local hidden gems, new openings, must-see shows and showcasing interesting locals. Check out our events calendar for the latest on what's on in our city.  

Discover Parramatta is an initiative of City of Parramatta for the local community. If you're a Parramatta local we'd love to hear from you and find out what you'd like us to write about. Contact us here

With immersive major events, unique cultural activities, beautiful green spaces and a diverse dining culture that is among Sydney’s best, Parramatta is a region with so much to offer, and it’s not just limited to the CBD.

The area around Parramatta is full of diverse neighbourhoods to explore. We encourage you to Discover Parramatta and explore this website to find out more. 

Read the Discover Parramatta's content guidelines here and events guidelines here


General site enquiries

If you have feedback, please email and a member of our team will be in touch with you.

Visitor Information

If you need to speak with one of our tourism professionals at the Heritage and Visitor Information Centre or just have a question about Parramatta more generally, we’d love to hear from you! Please email

Story ideas

If you have a tip for a hidden gem, are a business who would like to suggest a story idea, or are a writer with a story pitch, please email


If you’re a business and would like to correct your details, or send us images for us to use, please email

Register with the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse

If you are a business and would like your business details to appear in the listings under the Visit section of Discover Parramatta, please visit the Australia Tourism Data Warehouse website and click Register Now.

Technical Site Support

Noticed a problem with our website? Please email to let us know.


If you have had an issue with submitting an event to the events calendar, please email


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