ANZAC Bridge - Sydney

The bridge was opened on Sunday 3rd December 1995 with the Premier Bob Carr ceremonially cutting the ribbon using the same scissors used by Jack Lang to officially open the Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1932. 5a.

A Community Walk followed. Proceeds from ticket sales for the walk went to the Smith Family. The Smith Family provides help and relief to children and families in crisis and financial difficulties.

 

Banner promoting the walk
On a beautiful summer morning about 65,000 people walked across the new bridge.

crowds waiting for the start
Waiting for the start
Crowds heading west across the bridge
Setting off to the west
Heading west part way across the bridge
George and Sam - two youg walkers
It was a family day.
These shady characters are George and Sam

The Souvenirs

Opening Day walk

... and there was of course the tee shirt
Ticket for Opening Day Walk
Souvenir Badge
Souvenir badge
Medallion1
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Souvenir medallion

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