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 19 Feb, 2017 - 20 Bridges Ride
This ride will take you over, under and through the more than 20 Bridges between the head of the Parramatta River and Silverwater. You'll enjoy some delightful park riding and riverside riding as we discover them all! Plenty of fabulous Parramatta History along the way too! Coffee at the finish at a local Parramatta cafe.
Places are limited so book early!
Date/Time: Sun 19 Feb, 8.30am
Distance: About 21km
Duration: Around 3 hours
Sun 19 Mar, 2017 - Vintage
Exploring Parramatta's Vintage Heritage, including St Johns Cemetery (Australia's oldest), Female Factory Precinct, Experiment Farm (site of the first land grant in Australia), and much, much more!