Events At The Park

The Red Bridge Centennial celebrations were held on Saturday 24 October 2015, in calm, sunny weather. The official programme commenced at on the Hawea side of the bridge. Attendees included politicians, historians, family members of the engineers who designed the bridge, and local people.

Overlooking the celebration area


Last speech by a local girl

Ribbon-cutting to re-open the bridge

Walking across after the re-opening

Vintage cars including 1915 Model-T Ford on right

Watching the vintage cars cross after the re-opening

First car across re-opened bridge was a 1915 Model-T Ford


Manaaki Tuna

Clutha River Guardian