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NSW Event – 100 Years of Nepean River Bridges

November 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC+10

$30

This year at Engineers Australia we are celebrating our Centenary. This is a celebration of the past, the present and the future. Nepean River is a major perennial river, located in the south-west and west of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The Nepean River and its associated mouth, the Hawkesbury River, virtually encircle the metropolitan region of Sydney.

Within the 100 years Nepean river had a few bridges construction along the river. Engineers Australia Western Sydney Regional Group is organising a site tour on the 4 bridges along the river. They are Freeway Bridge (M4) Penrith, Yandhai Nepean Crossing, Victoria Bridge and Nepean Railway Bridge. Participants will have a historical and engineering walkabout on these bridges to see the development of Nepean River in 100 years.

Time Program:

1.00 – 1.30 pm Registration and networking

1.30 – 3.00 pm Freeway Bridge (M4), Yandhai Nepean Crossing, Victoria Bridge and Railway Bridge tour

3.00 – 4.00 pm Afternoon light refreshment at Nepean Rowing Club

Further information contact: A/Prof. Olivia Mirza via email o.mirza@westernsydney.edu.au

(This is not a RTSA event but an EA event hosted by the Western Sydney Regional Group)

Click on the link below to register

Details

Date:
November 20
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$30
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.engineersaustralia.org.au/event/2019/10/100-years-nepean-river-bridges

Organiser

Engineers Australia

Venue

Nepean Rowing Club
Bruce Neale Dr
Penrith,New South Wales2750Australia
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