Their bridge again: restoration of the Tasman Bridge

Australia, 1977

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

On January 5th, 1975, the Tasman Bridge in Hobart, tragically collapsed, sinking a ship and her cargo and dismembering sections of the bridge in seconds. For 2 1/2 years Hobart was without a central road link across the river, whilst reconstruction work was underway. This was a test of skill of the engineers, and the restoration was a great challenge to all concerned. Work on the project is shown through the various stages until final completion.

Credits

production company

Tasmanian Film Corporation

Filmpartnership

Language

English

Duration

00:20:28:00

Colour

Colour

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/76865--their-bridge-again-restoration-of-the-tasman-bridge/ |title=Their bridge again: restoration of the Tasman Bridge |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=19 April 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}