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Truly amazing and beautiful location

I like the way you can park safely and walk around both sides of the bridge, photographing and just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Penelope M
,
Agnes Water, Australia
A different wlant on history

If you believe the tale of the bridge it is a different slant on history but the building of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
835cdj
,
Brisbane Region, Australia
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Norfolk Island, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I like the way you can park safely and walk around both sides of the bridge, photographing and just really immersing yourself into its history. The location is at a stunning stop off point, wonderful for taking photographs with waves coming into the background between...More

Thank Penelope M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you believe the tale of the bridge it is a different slant on history but the building of the bridge alone with the implements provided is acheivement enough

Thank 835cdj
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Another popular spot for tourists to visit & learn a bit more history of the island. A great place to visit.

Thank 417majella
Reviewed 7 April 2017

It is just a bridge, it is only the fact that someone was murdered on it that makes it visitable. Ho hum

Thank HKinsey
Reviewed 28 March 2017

There are several stories of how this bridge got its name. The popular one is that some convicts killed their guard and enclosed his body in the construction of the bridge, but were found out when blood seeped out, and they were hanged. True or...More

Thank RonRSydney_Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Interesting stone bridge with a gory story to tell although apparently not true. Nonetheless an example of early bridge building on the island by convicts in no doubt horrendous conditions.

Thank Retiredcouple2017
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We drove over this many times, back and forth to Emily Bay from our accommodation. While it doesn't look that exciting, take the time to learn it's history - there is an information plaque there, and your tour bus driver should explain it as well...More

Thank Tripmode33
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Apart from the history of the location and the structure there's really not a lot to say or to see if you stop here.

Thank Goannas
Reviewed 10 January 2017

No need to believe the myth about blood seeping from the stonework - the bridge is interesting in its own right just for being old and part of the convict era fabric of Norfolk Island. It is worth a (quick) look as you pass by.

Thank foodiept
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I would not go out of your way to see bloody bridge, but stop if you happen to be going past anyway.

Thank Kimage
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