Parramatta attractions and events

We keep you up to date on all the latest entertainment and events in Parramatta. Novotel Sydney Parramatta is located in the heart of Parramatta CBD, a prime location for you to explore all that Western Sydney has to offer. Parramatta is the perfect destination to experience the best in entertainment, with Riverside Theatres directly across the road and a 5 minute walk from the brand new Bankwest Stadium.

  • NRL at Bankwest Stadium

    The 2019 NRL Telstra Premiership includes matches at 27 different venues across Australia and New Zealand, including the brand new Bankwest Stadium at Parramatta. 


    NRL Telstra Premiership Draw 2019: 

    Parramatta Eels vs Sea Eagles - Fri 6 Sep 2019

  • The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

    Featuring over 1,400 performers from around the world and a life-sized Edinburgh castle, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is coming exclusively to Sydney’s ANZ Stadium this October for four shows only!

    The theme for this year’s show is All Points of the Compass and it will include Defence Forces from Australia, New Zealand, UK, France, Switzerland, India, Papua New Guinea, the South Pacific Islands, and more.

  • Metallica

    Metallica is finally back down under with the massive nationwide tour joined by a special guest Slipknot on all dates. The last time Metallica toured in Australia in 2013 when they were a part of a Soundwave festival, and they haven’t performed a headline tour since 2010 – almost a decade ago!


  • Rugby League World Cup 9s

    Parramatta’s new Bankwest Stadium to host Rugby League World Cup 9s next October. The tournament could have gone anywhere in the world, but Sydney was chosen to host it in 2019. The Rugby League World Cup 9s will be held from 18-19 October 2019. The tickets could be purchased here: 

    Novotel Sydney Parramatta is located 5 minute walk away from the stadium, which makes it your perfect choice for accommodation. 

    Don't miss out on our special Game Day offer: $5 beers and $12 burgers! 


  • GOT7

    South Korean 7-member boy group GOT7 will be performing in Sydney at Qudos Bank Arena on August 22. It gained an international recognition after their debut back in 2014. Members of GOT7 come from Korea, China, Thailand and United States and are famous for their multi-lingual skills when communicating with their fans in English, Korean, Mandarin amongst others. GOT7 know how to put up a show and often incorporates flips, kicks, martial arts, gymnastics and breakdancing in their onstage performance.

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  • Parramatta Farmers Market

    Every Friday - Centenary Square, Parramatta

    “The site of Australia’s original marketplace, est. 1791”

    Over 20 farmers and producers from the Sydney basin and regional NSW will be selling high quality, authentic local, seasonal produce directly from growers and artisan food producers.

    Come early and enjoy breakfast whilst you shop or come later for lunch.

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