Grand Pavilion, Rosehill Gardens

Parramatta is a suburb of Sydney, Australia, 23 kilometres west of its central business district on the banks of the Parramatta River. Parramatta is the administrative seat of the City of Parramatta, one of four cities within the Sydney metropolitan area. The suburb is colloquially known as Parra.

Located in the heart of Sydney, Parramatta offers a rich mix of dining, cultural, entertainment, retail and leisure experiences. From its world class cafes and restaurants to its vibrant nightlife of theatres, cinemas and clubs, Parramatta has something on offer for everyone.

As the geographical, commercial and cultural capital of Western Sydney, Parramatta is the second largest CBD in Sydney and the 6th largest in the country. With an $14 billion dollar economy, Parramatta is a major provider of business and government services.

With an advanced transport infrastructure system, Parramatta plays a key regional role transporting millions of people every day through its integrated network of rail, road, bus and ferry services. Its central location means that Parramatta is an important hub for medical, legal, financial, educational and professional services.

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