Media Releases

For media enquiries please contact: Parramatta City Council Media Adviser Eric Aubert.
t: 02 9806 5056
m: 0409 712 815
e: media@parracity.nsw.gov.au

    January 2015

  • Lake Parramatta to re-open for swimming this weekend

    Parramatta has a new place for people to swim, splash and paddle this summer with the official opening of Lake Parramatta for public swimming and water recreation activities on Saturday 24 January.

    21 Jan 2015
  • Education scholarships to support future leaders

    Parramatta City Council has announced 16 new tertiary education scholarships through the Lord Mayor Scholarship Program to support local students. 

    19 Jan 2015
  • Parramatta celebrates diversity on Australia Day

    Parramatta will welcome 62 new residents who will become Australian citizens at two citizenship ceremonies on Australia Day, Monday 26 January. 

    19 Jan 2015
  • Tim Omaji aka Timomatic, Sarah De Bono and The Wiggles to perform on Australia Day in Parramatta

    Parramatta is set to put on a huge show on Australia Day with a free action-packed concert featuring some of Australia’s biggest music stars.

    16 Jan 2015
  • Car parking changes set pace for CBD growth

    Changes to CBD car parks are ongoing as Parramatta City Council continues to deliver on its vision to create a vibrant business and economic capital of Western Sydney.

    Parramatta City Council CEO, Greg Dyer, said the city’s booming commercial and residential development sector will see the next stage of the Macquarie Street car park closure make way for a proposed 26-storey mixed-use development that features a new 700 space car park.

    14 Jan 2015
  • Parramatta Opening Party to launch Sydney Festival celebrations

    Sydney Festival Parramatta kicks off this week with the much anticipated free open-air street celebration Parramatta Opening Party (POP) at Centenary Square on Friday 9 January, followed by two weeks of theatre, dance, art and music.

    06 Jan 2015
  • Party in Parramatta this Australia Day

    Celebrate Australia Day in Parramatta and come along to an action-packed day at Parramatta Park featuring 15 hours of non-stop entertainment and fun for the whole family.

    05 Jan 2015

Last updated on 06 Jan 2015