Row a boat on Lake Parramatta
WHAT: Parramatta Rowboats will launch their small water craft hire service in the picturesque surrounds of Lake Parramatta.
WHEN: Saturday 3 September 2016, 10am-6pm
WHERE: Lake Parramatta, accessed via Lackey Street off Bourke Street, North Parramatta
MORE INFORMATION: The non-motorised water craft will include pedal boats, row boats, canoes, kayaks and stand-up paddleboards. Paddleboats and rowboats can be hired by up to four people while other craft are suitable for individuals and couples.
Lake Parramatta provides a range of leisure options including bushwalking tracks, barbecue and picnic facilities, a playground, native wildlife and bird watching, a café and a public swimming area which is patrolled by lifeguards from October to March each year.
Water craft hire is available for one hour, two hour and four hour periods, or for the entire day. The service will operate from 10am to 5pm(6pm during daylight saving) on weekends, public holidays and school holidays (excluding the July 2017 holidays) during the one year trial. For more information visit www.parramattarowboats.com.au