Heritage and History of Parramatta
The team here at Parramatta Council’s Heritage Centre are continually adding new stories about people, places and events from Parramatta’s rich history. New posts are added every week and there are now hundreds available.
If you are wondering where to start try looking at the themed content in the ‘Current Projects’ menu bar above or you could try typing a word into the search field. Another good way to browse is to look at the categories list on the right or alternatively you can can just scroll down the page to look at our latest posts.
The Duck River for well over a century has acted as the boundary between Auburn and Granville. It was not just a line of demarcation but also an obstacle hindering the movement of people and traffic from one side to the other. A bridge at Parramatta Road was built as...