Parramatta Stories

The team at the City of Parramatta Heritage and Information Centre is continually adding new stories about people, places and events from Parramatta’s rich history.

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Linking South Granville and Auburn. The Wellington Road Bridge.

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...