HMAS Parramatta Freedom of Entry Parade and Exhibition

HMAS Parramatta Freedom of Entry Parade

An opportunity for our community to honour the men and women of the Royal Australian Navy and our City’s namesake, HMAS Parramatta.

Date

Saturday 14 September 2019

Time

10:30am - 11:15am: City of Parramatta Band performs on Lennox Bridge, Church Street.

11:15am - 12pm: Hills Community Concert Band performs on Lennox Bridge, Church Street.

12pm - 12:30pm: HMAS Parramatta Freedom of Entry Parade commences at Prince Alfred Square, including the ‘Challenge’ on Lennox Bridge, continues down Church Street and concludes at Parramatta Town Hall.

A collection of stories and items will be on display at Parramatta Heritage and Visitor Information Centre, paying respect to the long history and important relationship between City of Parramatta and HMAS Parramatta.

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HMAS Parramatta Exhibition

Event Details

  • Exhibition Dates: Monday 2 September - Sunday 15 September 2019
  • Time: 9am - 5pm
  • Venue: Parramatta Heritage and Visitor Information Centre, 346A Church Street, Parramatta

Further Information

Further information about the City of Parramatta’s relationship with HMAS Parramatta can be found on the City of Parramatta Research Services website.

For more details about HMAS Parramatta (IV) and the history and traditions of Freedom of Entry Parades, please visit the Royal Australian Navy website:

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