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Parramatta Where It's At
Parramatta Is Where It's At. There’s always something happening here. If you're looking…
Lunar New Year
Celebrate Lunar New Year in Parramatta and bring in the Year of the Ox.
Parramatta Virtual Tour
Exple Parramatta and its neighbourhoods and discover our beautiful river city in this brand new 360…
5 Fun Family Things To Do In Parramatta
There’s no shortage of things to do around Parramatta to keep the young and the young-at-heart…
Staycation Ideas in Parramatta
Looking to make the most of your weekend in Parramatta? Don't miss these fun ideas for the…
Spot On Children's Festival 2020
This 2020 Spring School Holidays discover the exciting shows at Riverside Theatre for the Spot On…
Top Cycling Tracks in Parramatta
Parramatta has so many great cycling tracks for people of all levels of fitness. Get a great bike…
Off Leash: A Pet Friendly Day Out
Can’t stand to be separated from your furry friend? Fortunately, with these pet-approved pit stops…
National Science Week in Parramatta
To celebrate National Science Week, Council has teamed up with Western Sydney University to bring…
Parramatta Bushwalks To Get Away From The Crowds
There are lesser-known walks in Parramatta which can be done to get out and about and stay away…
Wide Open Spaces In Parramatta Park
With over 85 hectares of grasslands, mature trees, gardens and river frontage Parramatta Park…
Pitt Street and Macquarie Street Parramatta
Parramatta - Discover Where It's At
Our brand is our story and it’s time we shared it with the world.

Parramatta is our…
Instagrammable Parramatta
There is no shortage of epic locations in and around Parramatta that are perfect for a smartphone…
City Bushwalks
Looking for a healthy way to unwind? Escape the frenetic pace of city living with these stellar…
Five reasons to visit Lake Parramatta Reserve
Pack up a picnic basket, explore and cool down with a swim at Lake Parramatta Reserve.
Access via Lackey Street, North Parramatta
Water Play Parks
Spring is here! As the days get warmer, entertain the kids at one of these water play parks in and…
Parramatta Park
This spectacular, UNESCO World Heritage-listed park provides an idyllic space for the Parramatta…
Pitt and Macquarie Streets Parramatta NSW 2150
(02) 9895 7500
Ollie Webb Reserve
Located just a few minutes from the hustle and bustle of Parramatta's CBD is an all-inclusive…
Discover Winston Hills and Northmead
Just a short drive from Parramatta CBD, urban explorers can visit vibrant cafes, colourful…
Kicks Tenpin Bowling and Arcade In Parramatta
Nothing screams ‘fun for the whole family’ like a good ol’ fashioned game of tenpin bowling, and at…
Level 3, 1 Eels Place Parramatta 2150
(02) 8833 0701
Sustainable Parramatta
There are plenty of ways to explore a city while being kind to the environment. Here’s our green-…
Old Government House
Discover UNESCO World Heritage-listed Old Government House, the oldest surviving public building in…
Pitt and Macquarie Streets Parramatta NSW 2150
(02) 9895 7500
Life and Style: Local's Guide To Shopping In Parramatta
From street markets and independent boutiques to fashionable malls, here’s our locals’ guide to…
6 Indigenous Experiences In Parramatta
Learn about Burramatta culture – from Arrunga Bardo garden, where a wealth of bush food grows, to…
Beatdisc Record Store Parramatta
Tucked away in a corner of Centenary Square is Western Sydney's only independent record store…
A Sunday in Parramatta
Because a Sunday well spent brings a week of content.
Discover North Rocks and Carlingford
Chase waterfalls, sink a putt or park yourself under a tree in the neighbourhoods of North Rocks…
24 hours in the Parramatta CBD
Make every minute count with this whirlwind tour of the geographic and demographic heartland of…
11 Historical Experiences In Parramatta
Discover some of the significant pieces of Australian history housed in Parramatta.
11 Outdoor Activities To Keep The Kids Entertained
From outdoor adventures, to water action and plenty of hands-on history.
Explore Sydney Olympic Park
Not just the home of the 2000 Olympic Games, discover everything Sydney Olympic Park has to offer.
On Two Wheels In Parramatta
Whether it's for exercise, getting around or for fun, here are five cycle routes in Parramatta…
5 Day Spas in Parramatta
Who needs an expensive exotic escape, when you can get your R&R on at one of these local day…
Experiment Farm Cottage
Discover the story of James Ruse’s transformation from convict to pioneering man of the land, the…
9 Ruse Street Harris Park 2150
(02) 9635 5655
Discover Harris Park
Home to Australia's first private farm, and named after surgeon Dr John Harris, the suburb of…
Dundas in the neighbourhood
Once a verdant farming valley, then a quarry and, later, home to a buzzing open-air cinema, here…
7 Fun Kids Activities for a Rainy Day
Come rain, hail or shine, sometimes being outside just doesn’t cut it for family fun. Here's…
Explore Ermington
Discover the laidback, revamped riverside suburb five kilometres west of Parramatta.
Five reasons to visit Newington Armory
A heritage site and home to a sprawling naval storage depot, discover all there is to do at…
A picnic in Parramatta
12 perfect parks for a picnic, a BBQ and a play with the kids.
Go West For The Dress
From dresses to dining, day spas to dance lessons, Parramatta is the bride-to-be’s ultimate pre-…
Elizabeth Farm
A remarkable piece of Australia’s early European history sits modestly among the houses and flats…
70 Alice Street Rosehill 2142
02 9635 9488