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Episode Five: A Bridge to the World

10/10/2018
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The Sydney Harbour Bridge is more than a harbour crossing. It’s a place of celebration, protest, adventure and inspiration.

Duration:00:16:04

Episode Four: Symphony in Steel

10/2/2018
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The opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge on 19 March 1932 was shared by a million people. Although it was a celebration, it was not without politics and drama.

Duration:00:17:13

Episode Three: Six Million Rivets

9/19/2018
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Building the Harbour Bridge was no easy feat, taking over 8 years, 6 million hand-driven rivets, 1400 labourers and the lives of 16 people.

Duration:00:18:55

Episode Two: Visions for a Bridge

9/11/2018
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Floating bridges, swing bridges, span bridges, subaqueous bridges, even filling in the harbour were all proposals to join a growing city.

Duration:00:16:30

Episode One: A City Divided

8/29/2018
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An ever-expanding colonial city in need of a harbour crossing that would take 100 years to realise.

Duration:00:18:48