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Worth seeing and learning the history

The old railway bridge constructed entirely of timber across the Murrumbidgee plain. A good reason... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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Gundagai is a great place to gain a sense of history. It is everywhere including in the old boarded... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
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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
Thank syd_mike
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
1  Thank 2adults2teens
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
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is a lovely piece of history for this beautiful town, I really hope the funding can be found to restore this as it is really a great piece of history. Nice place still to take photos, but you cannot walk on it anymore

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Christine A
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Lovely old bridge but it is falling down due to lack of maintenance over the years . Sad to see these old bridges falling down

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jeffery C
Reviewed February 22, 2018

You cannot walk on the bridge due to the deteriorating condition. Hopefully funding can be found to update its condition.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank nanabronwyn
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The old bridge is a great example of how the river was crossed before the days of cement and steel. It would be good to have it better restored but that costs money

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank John R
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

There are 2 historic bridges close together. They are a great piece of local history. It would be good to see these restored.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lien I
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