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Stories and Tips Parramatta

How Time Changes Everything

Written by Nil on 01 Oct, 2004

I left my long-term hometown back in February 1999 for the sunny Gold Coast of Queensland. Saying goodbye to family, friends and a truckload of memories. At that time the Olympics in Sydney were just over a year away, with hope hanging on the minds of…Read More


What a weird name for a town!

Written by Nil on 10 Jun, 2003

It is a generic translation of the local aboriginal name for the area. The town logo depicts an aboriginal in his canoe fishing in the mighty Parramatta River (which leads past the Olympic site, feeding into Sydney Harbour). Parramatta is immensely proud of its place in…Read More


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