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30 JUNE 2017

Aliens will land in Parramatta Park these school holidays (1-17 July 2017)

Parramatta Park will become an exciting digital fantasy land for children and families to explore when aliens land in Domain Creek Playground these school holidays, as part of a special Magical Parks activation (1-17 July 2017).

17 MAY 2017

Names inspired by Parramatta Park’s Aboriginal history

Local Aboriginal groups have welcomed the renaming of Parramatta Park’s popular picnic shelters with Aboriginal words that acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land, the Darug people.

09 MAY 2017

New Insights into Parramatta’s history with Experiment and Survival tour: How Government Farm saved the newly arrived colony

Journey back in time and discover how the fledging Sydney colony of 1788 was saved from starvation. It’s all part of a special guided tour of UNESCO World Heritage site, Old Government House and Domain in beautiful Parramatta Park, on Saturday 13 May from 11am to 2pm. 

04 APRIL 2017

Parramatta Park’s ‘The Crescent’ plans for a bright future

After two successful seasons, Parramatta Park Trust is in full planning mode for its Crescent Summer Series of concerts and festivals, and looking for the right industry talent to assist. 

24 MARCH 2017

The Crescent: request for tender

A fabulous opportunity for the right operator! We're seeking a leading industry player to run our summer series of concerts and festivals, The Crescent Live in Parramatta Park.

03 MARCH 2017

Dinosaurs and fairies come to life in Parramatta Park during Parks Week (4-12 March 2017)

Parramatta Park’s Domain Creek Playground will become an exciting digital fantasy land for children and families to explore when dinosaurs and fairies come to life in The Magical Park Challenge during Australia and New Zealand’s Parks Week (4-12 March 2017).

09 FEBRUARY 2017

Tropfest adds to record events line-up for Parra Park

Tropfest Founder and Chair, John Polson has officially launched the 25 year anniversary of the world’s largest short film festival ahead of its debut in Parramatta Park this weekend. The now New York-based actor-director was joined by Parramatta Park Trust Executive Director Suellen Fitzgerald, Administrator of City of Parramatta Amanda Chadwick...

27 JANUARY 2017

Western Sydney's classical music stars of the future perfom at Symphony Under The Stars

A group of talented Western Sydney musicians will take to Parramatta Park’s Crescent live stage on January 28, as a support act for the Sydney Festival’s Symphony Under The Stars concert headlined by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra.

08 DECEMBER 2016

Parramatta Park presents major Australian festivals in The Crescent this summer

Sydney’s newest outdoor performance venue has announced an exciting program of highly anticipated music, art and cultural festivals, launching this summer in Western Sydney. The summer series will take place in The Crescent, a spectacular outdoor amphitheatre in the beautiful World Heritage-listed Parramatta Park.

13 APRIL 2016

Changes to car parking fees

The Parramatta Park Trust would like to advise visitors of changes to both long and short-stay parking managed by the Trust. The new fees will be effective from Monday 2 May 2016.

18 FEBRUARY 2016

Volunteers needed for Sydney Symphony Orchestra event

Calling all music lovers and events students: Parramatta Park Trust is calling for volunteers for the 2016 Sydney Symphony Orchestra concert in The Crescent on Saturday 19 March!

15 FEBRUARY 2016

History comes alive in Parramatta Park!

Learn how life was lived in convict-era Australia as Parramatta Park celebrates the restoration of the Macquarie Bridge Reconstruction Project. Join one of two tours (23 April & 21 May 2016) during National Trust Heritage Week.

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