Lunar New Year 2020 at Parramatta

Lunar New Year in Parramatta - POSTPONED

22 Jan 2020
The City of Parramatta is set to welcome the Year of the Rat at the annual Lunar New Year celebration in Centenary Square, on Friday 7 February from 5pm - 9:30pm. 
City of Parramatta Australia Day Award Citizen of the Year Recipient

Local heroes honoured at Parramatta’s Australia Day Awards

20 Jan 2020
The City of Parramatta has named local paramedic and volunteer Kevin McSweeney its 2020 Citizen of the Year in recognition of his decades of community service.
Australia Day 2020 Parramatta

City of Parramatta Australia Day event update

17 Jan 2020
City of Parramatta Council has decided not to proceed with the fireworks display at its upcoming Australia Day event in light of the ongoing bushfire crisis.
New Years Eve in Parramatta Cancelled

City of Parramatta statement regarding New Year’s Eve festivities

30 Dec 2019
City of Parramatta Council’s New Year’s Eve festivities at Parramatta Park, including the 9pm fireworks display, have been cancelled due to expected extreme weather conditions.
5 Parramatta Square artist's impression

Construction set to begin on iconic 5 Parramatta Square

20 Dec 2019

City of Parramatta Council is set to begin construction of 5 Parramatta Square - the City’s new civic, cultural and community building - after its Development Application was approved by the Sydney Central City Planning Panel.

The $130 million

Celebrate New Year's in Parramatta

Celebrate 2019 at Parramatta’s ultimate New Year’s Eve event

19 Dec 2019

The City of Parramatta will celebrate 2019 with a spectacular New Year’s Eve event at the World Heritage-listed Parramatta Park, from 4pm-10pm.

The evening’s festivities will span across four different activation areas with a host of family

The winning design for the new Powerhouse Museum in Parramatta

Parramatta Lord Mayor welcomes winning design for new Powerhouse

17 Dec 2019

City of Parramatta Lord Mayor Cr Bob Dwyer has welcomed the winning design for the new Powerhouse Precinct and said Council remains committed to working with the State Government as the project progresses.

The State Government today announced it

Last year's picture of Carols in the Crescent performance.

Get into the festive spirit with Carols in the Crescent

12 Dec 2019

An all-star cast will be bringing Christmas cheer to Parramatta at Carols in the Crescent this Saturday 14 December from 4pm - 9pm.

Presented by The Sebastian Foundation, the free event will be hosted by popular singer-songwriter Guy Sebastian and