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Discover Parramatta – your backyard this summer

Discover Parramatta – your backyard this summer Stay close to home and uncover hidden gems in Parramatta and beyond. From the best places to eat and drink, heritage landmarks to visit, parks, nature and wildlife to explore. Make discoverparramatta.com your go-to destination, to stay up-to-date with what’s happening in your backyard. If you find a […]
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The Dairy and Rangers Cottages

The Diary & Rangers Cottages located over looking the Parramatta river and is steeped in history being one of he oldest colonial sites in Australia. Major upgrades of the Dairy Precinct were completed in 2016 including the creation of a central exhibition space, new digital media systems and landscape works. Guided Tours of the Dairy & […]
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Western Sydney Parklands

Set in the heart of Western Sydney, Western Sydney Parklands is a place for people of all backgrounds to meet, celebrate, learn, play, exercise and appreciate our beautiful natural environment. Only a 15 minute drive from Holiday Inn Parramatta, makes a great day out for the whole family. Entry to Western Sydney Parklands sites is free and is open […]
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Parramatta Row Boats

Parramatta Row Boats Located on the shores of Lake Parramatta, row boats line the bank against a picturesque Parramatta Park. A quiet retreat with the family only minutes from the bustling centre of Parramatta CBD, Parramatta Rowboats offer Rowboats, Pedal Boats, Canoes, Kayaks and Stand Up Boards hire for family and singles alike. This equipment […]
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Sydney Olympic Park

The Sydney Olympic Park, home to the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games has lived on through the years and has become a thriving entertainment and business district in the west of Sydney. The complex hosts anything from sports to concerts to the annual Royal Sydney Easter Show. During sporting seasons, the Park is a popular venue […]
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Elizabeth Farm

Our visit to the gorgeous Elizabeth Farm! The beautiful gardens and historical house make for a beautiful afternoon out in Parramatta, or a hands-on learning experience about history for the kids! Built in 1793, Elizabeth farm is one of the few examples of early Australian colonial bungalows in historic Parramatta. Once home to John and […]
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