When Paramatta is explained in the Aborigine language, it means ‘River of eels’. With more than 130,000 people and many historical attractions, this River of eels is worth exploring.
Getting to Paramatta
It’s a city located 23km away from Sydney. So, simply take an express train and reach Paramatta in just 25 minutes. The regular one will take around 40 minutes to reach Paramatta.
Explore history in Paramatta
Paramatta had its first settlers in 1789 and since then it’s been a fertile land, especially for farming. The city still has some great historical sites including the Tudor Gatehouse.
Where to stay in Paramatta?
Other attractions to be explored
The Farmers Markets and the Lake Parramatta are among the top attractions to visit in the country. In addition to that, there are several churches and shopping hubs as well. There is also a great theatre in Paramatta showing all kinds of shows if entertainment is what you are searching for.