The NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) has issued a statewide TOTAL FIRE BAN for Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 November 2019 until 12 midnight. This means no fires in the park including coal and gas fire BBQ's and all fire permits are suspended. Please report any fires quickly to 000.

 

Find out more about total fire ban rules: https://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/about-us/our-districts/orana/fire-information/fdr-and-tobans/total-fire-ban-rules

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Found 53 Events from March 23, 2018 | Clear Filters

Parramatta Park 25/03/2018

Control and Command: Australian Garden History Society’s March ‘walk and talk’

The Australian Garden History Society’s March ‘walk and talk’ will take place at Parramatta
Park and will be led by public historian Verena Mauldon. This walk and talk aims to raise awareness
of the world heritage significance of the landscape of Old Government House and the Domain,
Parramatta Park.

Centenary Square Parramatta 20/04/2018

Art for the Park

Drop in to this workshop at the farmers market and unleash your creative spirit. Create two felted
flowers – one to keep, and one to become part of a community art installation.

Parramatta Park 20/04/2018

Art in the Park - En Plein Air

The City of Parramatta Art Society invites you to join their group of local artists “En Plein
Air”-the act of painting outdoors. Watch and ask questions as local artists create artworks
inspired by our colonial architectural legacy in Parramatta Park.

Gawi Picnic Shelter Pavillion, Parramatta Park 23/04/2018

Art in the Park - In the Footsteps of Caley

Join a relaxing workshop for beginners where you will learn the fundamentals of botanical
illustration.  The focus will be on sketching the native flora of Parramatta Park, following in the
footsteps of George Caley, a significant colonial botanist who was based at the Government Farm, now
Parramatta Park.

Old Government House 27/04/2018

Tales from the East: India and NSW Exhibition

Tales from the East focuses on the the relationship between India and colonial Australia, which
began in 1788 with the arrival of the First Fleet.

Parramatta Park 06/05/2018

Honour Our Heroes Relay Walk 2018

The Relay Walk is to honour the bravery and sacrifice of the 42 Aussie Soldiers who gave their lives for our nation in service in Afghanistan.

Gawi Picnic Shelter Pavillion, Parramatta Park 06/05/2018

Art in the Park - Aboriginal Ochre Painting Workshop

Join Darug presenter, Chris Tobin, to discover the traditional Aboriginal art of painting with
ochre. Parramatta Park is the heartland of the Burramattagal clan of the Darug nation. Learn the
cultural significance of local plants and animals while helping to create some living murals.

Gawi Picnic Shelter 12/05/2018

Art in the Park - Aboriginal Weaving Workshop

Join traditional custodians from the Darug nation as they share their culture and story whilst
passing on weaving techniques as passed on to them.   Participants will contribute to an art
installation making up the clan groups of the Sydney region onto a knowledge tree.

The Dairy Cottage 12/05/2018

Dairy Precinct: Behind the scenes guided tour

This is your chance to uncover and explore one of Australia’s oldest buildings. Take an exclusive and private tour at the Dairy Precinct in Parramatta Park and uncover its fascinating importance to Australia. Guided tours run on the second Saturday of each month at 11am and 12pm and by appointment.

Parramatta Park 13/05/2018

Mother's Day Classic 2018

The Mother’s Day Classic is an annual fun run and walk raising funds and awareness for breast
cancer research.

18/05/2018

Experiment and Survival in Colonial Parramatta Tour

This exclusive tour, including a "Settler's Lunch" at Lachlan's Restaurant, explores the World Heritage listed Old Government House and Domain (Parramatta Park), including the rarely viewed Dairy Cottage (built 1798).

Parramatta Park 26/05/2018

National Sorry Day

This gathering is an opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to practise
culture and traditions for themselves and for healing, and to invite allAustralians into the
circle.


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