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Memories - Icon Timber Bridge

The Prince Alfred Bridge is an iconic part of the Gundagai landscape. My earliest memories are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Canberra, Australia
What a gem

History in bucket loads. Please local/state and Federal Govts come up with the cash to restore this... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2018
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Prince Alfred Bridge is an iconic part of the Gundagai landscape. My earliest memories are driving across this bridge before the bypass was completed. Sadly, the bridge is starting to show the impact of years of neglect and with little need to return it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TWal1
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

Must see in Gundagai - Drive down under the bridges! Hope they get the little viewing platform accessible again!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MissTassie
Reviewed January 5, 2019

There it is, a very old timber bridge from a bygone age that is gradually falling down. You can only look at it from a little distance but can't go on it. It is very long and will cease to exist over time so if...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Richard3150
Reviewed January 2, 2019

We stopped byto see the bridge as we crossed it frequently in the 1970s. Now replaced by the newer Sheahan bridges, it was sad to see the bridge has been left to deteriorate to the degree it has. I hope this bridge is restored before...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ozjamboree
Reviewed December 27, 2018

History in bucket loads. Please local/state and Federal Govts come up with the cash to restore this local land Mark.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paddy1912
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

The old railway bridge constructed entirely of timber across the Murrumbidgee plain. A good reason to visit Gundagai for a pit stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

Gundagai is a great place to gain a sense of history. It is everywhere including in the old boarded off bridges.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

You could not even get close to it as it looks like it was in danger of collapse. We got as close as allowed but it looks as though its days are seriously numbered.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard R
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Wow, this is part of the engineering and ingenuity that made this country great. It strides alongside the railway bridge built in the 1800's

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank thegg2man
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The old bridge has seen many many better days and cries out for repair, but somehow it's very ricketty-ness is appealing, like a pat to an old old dog, it echoes its history, the many floods it has endured, the 1800s goldrush parties, the Cobb...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank MrsSmiffy2015
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