Sydney Harbour Bridge By Victoria Gerace My 5 Questions When did the Sydney Harbour Bridges construction start and end? Construction on the Harbour Bridge started in 1924 and finished in 1932. Who built the Harbour Bridge? 1,400 men helped build the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Why did they build the Harbour Bridge? It was built to connect the central business district of Sydney with the populated areas on the North Shore of Sydney. Ferries also cross the waters of Port Jackson. Who decided to build the Harbour Bridge? Dr John Job Crew Bradfield came up with the idea to build the Sydney Harbour Bridge. How long did it take to build the harbour bridge? Construction started in 1924 and ended in 1932 so it took 8 years to build the whole Sydney Harbour Bridge. Introduction The Sydney Harbour Bridge is a very famous landmark in Sydney Harbour known as the ‘Coat Hanger’. It officially opened on 19th of March 1932. Descpription- Construction Construction on the Harbour Bridge started in 1924 and finished in 1932. It took eight years to construct the whole thing. About 1,400 men took place in this construction and about 16 died. The person who decided to construct the Sydney Harbour Bridge’s name was Dr John Job Crew Bradfield. Description- The Landmark As the Landmark: People from all around the world come to Sydney Harbour to see the world famous Sydney Harbour Bridge. Description- Population The Sydney Harbour Bridge’s population is about 20,000 people a day! That is a lot of people! How has The Sydney Harbour Bridge Shaped the Australian Identity? Because now when some people think of Australia, they think of the states in Australia and when they think of Sydney (In New South Wales), they will think of the Sydney Opera House, the Botanical Gardens and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The Sydney Harbour Bridge is a VERY famous landmark. Thank you for watching my slide show on Sydney Harbour Bridge!