Events: The Greatest Bridge in the World

Wednesday, 30 September

Auckland Heritage Festival

The Greatest Bridge in the World – Heritage Walk

Wednesday 30 Sept 2015, 1pm

When Grafton Bridge was completed in 1910 it was the largest single span bridge in the world. Built when Auckland had a population of only 60,000 this reinforced concrete structure was the largest piece of engineering undertaken in this country and still rates as the third most important even today. This free two hour guide walk takes participants under around and over this engineering marvel.

Bookings are required. This walk is weather dependent. The route includes stairs and unpathed area – sensible shoes are essential.

Booking Details: Ph 377 5086 or

The Greatest Bridge in the World