Bridge Anniversary: Schedule of Events 3rd & 4th May 2014

Postcard of Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge

Postcard of Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge

Thursday 1st May

9.20am          Live Radio Interview 702ABC Sydney Radio  Linda Mottram with Dave Reynolds

Saturday 3rd May

10am             Exhibition opens in Community Hall. Entry by gold coin donation

Tea and biscuits.  Launch of souvenir postcards and mugs.

11am             Story Telling starts (from the wharf)

11.00             Banksia Tour of the bridge leaves from Dangar.

11.00             Riverboat Postman tours leave Brooklyn (Public Wharf)

12.00             Colonial Stew and Damper available from the Hall

1pm               Riverboat Postman Tour disembarks passengers Dangar (approx.)

1.30pm          Story Telling starts (from the wharf)

2.00                Banksia Tour of the Bridge leaves from Dangar.

2.15                Riverboat Postman leaves Dangar, returns to Brooklyn (approx.)

4pm                Exhibition closes

Sunday 4th May

10am             Exhibition reopens in Community Hall

12.00             Story Telling starts (from the wharf)

12.00             Colonial Stew and Damper available from the Hall

1.15pm          Governor of NSW arrives aboard Banksia at Dangar Wharf

1.30 pm         Celebratory Addresses and cutting the cake

2.00pm          Governor departs.

From 2pm     Colonial Music in the Park

2.30pm          Story Telling starts (from the wharf)

2.30pm          Banksia Tour of the Bridge leaves from Dangar.

3.30pm          Story Telling starts (from the wharf) (on request)

4pm               Exhibition closes