Parramatta Heritage Rides
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Parramatta Heritage Rides open up Parramatta's wealth of hidden heritage, including Australia's 3 oldest buildings (pre-1800!), its oldest cemetery (1790) and much, much more, through a variety of easy, themed bicycle rides with regular stops and commentary. Awarded a Commendation at the Parramatta City Council Heritage Awards, 2013. Come along and discover the fascinating story of Australia's second settlement on this fun history lesson in the classroom of the bicycle!
Parramatta Heritage Rides are operated by Camwest, in association with Bicycle NSW
Sun Oct 23, 2016 8.30am: History of Parramatta in <100 streets
Parramatta's street names give a surprising insight into the history of this great city. This ride will weave the streets into the history, visiting some of the associated sites as well. We'll see Old Government House, The Female Orphan School, George St, King George's clocks, Victoria Rd, Church St, Prince Alfred Park, Phillip St, Hunter St, St Johns Cemetery a few more things!! And if you don't know where these streets got their names, this ride will fill you in!!!
Duration: Approx. 3 hours