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Old fashioned fun

Fun to walk out in the sunshine and feel the sway of the bridge. Take some lovely photos of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tracey k
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Launceston, Australia
Great fun!

Good views from the bridge. Great fun when it sways! Don't forget to check out the 'bridge' in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MayYvonne
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Launceston, Australia
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Alexandra Suspension Bridge, Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun to walk out in the sunshine and feel the sway of the bridge. Take some lovely photos of the gorge in both directions then enjoy a walk in the gardens.

Thank tracey k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good views from the bridge. Great fun when it sways! Don't forget to check out the 'bridge' in the the museum at QVMAG.

Thank MayYvonne
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This an amazing suspension bridge with an amazing view. Well worth the visit. The tracks are clearly marked and well maintained. It is so close to the city but it feels like you could be in the wilderness.

1  Thank ducks-quack
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We walked over this bridge to get to see the views down the gorge. It is an easy walk from the cafe back to the car park

Thank GymJules
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This bridge can be accessed by walking to it via a quality pathway or by riding up in the chairlift and walking down, following the signs, on the pathway. Views of the gorge are very good from the bridge. The bridge moves when you walk...More

Thank TheDoor_isopen
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this spot. Just outside of town it offers a convenient escape to the country. The bridge is great to walk across and take a few photos. You can enjoy a short walk around the area and relax at the local cafe for...More

Thank Clinton H
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The bridge that takes you to the other side if you dont want to use the chairlift. A short stroll to the other side of the gorge. The bridge gives you great views left and right. Well worth a visit

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This suspension bridge is smack in the middle of the Cataract Gorge Reserve and is easy to walk across. It is narrow, but 2 persons can pass each other. Walking on this bridge gives you a good view of the rapids and surroundings.

Thank PaulSiow
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Great views overlooking the reserve at Cataract Gorge. The bridge is over 100 years old, narrow but you can really feel it move when people move over it. That's just with a couple people. Supposedly holds 60 people which could be interesting.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 21 May 2018

So glad we walked the suspension bridge. It's a safe, easy walk over the gorge & a great spot for taking photos of the stunning gorge. It's free, too.

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Samy2my
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Response from RMCOttawa | Reviewed this property |
It's fine for a 2 year old, but with close supervision. It is a long walk though. You will have to be prepared to carry your little love around a bit.
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