Competition for a bridge for Sydney

Student activities

Task no. 1

Download resource (175.57 KB)

Competition for a bridge for Sydney

Competitions were held to choose the best design for Sydney Harbour Bridge. Here are some of the designs that didn't win.

Compare these designs to the Sydney Harbour Bridge today.
What is the same? What is different?
Which is your favourite design?

An alternate design for the Sydney Harbour Bridge
View collection item detail
Sydney Harbour Bridge, Dawes' Point to Milson's Point, suspension design 1912 ... for tramway, vehicular and pedestrian traffic only, 1912
View collection item detail