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The NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) has issued a statewide TOTAL FIRE BAN for Tuesday 10 December 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

Parramatta Park

Heritage Festival - 1820 Macquarie Bridge Reconstruction Tour 1

Saturday April 23 to Saturday April 23

To celebrate its near completion, Parramatta Park Trust is hosting two ticketed tours through this important heritage reconstruction project as part of the National Trust's Heritage Festival this year.

PLEASE NOTE: Saturday 23 April tour has SOLD OUT. Tickets still selling for Saturday 21 May! 

Join Parramatta Park Trust's Heritage Officer Stephen Thompson on this fascinating tour of the painstakingly restored Macquarie Bridge.

Macquarie Bridge 29 Oct

The Parramatta Park Trust and NSW Public Works are currently completing a $300,000 restoration of the Governor Macquarie-era convict stone bridge over Murray Gardens Creek in Parramatta Park.

Starting as a wide timber bridge built in the late 1790s before Governor Macquarie had a stone arch bridge, wall and dam constructed by convict labourers in the latter part of his governorship, this piece of Parramatta history is almost finished restoration!

Join us on either on Saturday 23 April or Saturday 21 May to explore the journey and rediscovery of the Convict Stone Bridge and Murray Gardens Creek historic landscape.


Meeting point:

George Street Gatehouse, Cnr George St and O'Connell St.

Ticketing information:

Tickets are limited so book your spot today! 

PLEASE NOTE: Saturday 23 April tour has SOLD OUT. Tickets still selling for Saturday 21 May! 




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