Northam (Avon River) Pedestrian Bridge
Posted by: Aushiker
S 31° 39.130 E 116° 40.230
50J E 468759 N 6498070
Quick Description: The bridge spans the Avon River in the center of Northam. It has some swing but not enough to scare people.
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 8/27/2006 4:45:38 PM
Waymark Code: WMNMM
This suspension bridge which spans the Avon River was built in 1975. It is apparently the longest bridge of its type in Australia. It also marks the starting point of the Avon Descent, the 133 km white water classic which is run on the first weekend of August every year.
Visit Instructions:Walk across the bridge! That is why you came here, wasn't it?
Bring a camera so that you can take a photo of the bridge. Upload at least one photo that you took of the bridge, you or others can be in the photo.
Include any additional history that you may know or have learned about the bridge.
Last but not least, include any story you may have about finding the bridge or your journey across the bridge.