Brisbane’s newest pedestrian river crossing, the Kurilpa Bridge, will open officially on Sunday 4 October 2009 with public access from 11am.
If you want to be the very first person to walk across the bridge, you can buy your place in history by bidding on eBay. The first walker will cross on Friday 2 October and the money raised will go to the Leukaemia Foundation.
It’s estimated that the Kurilpa Bridge will carry over 2.5 million people a year. It will link South Bank’s Cultural Precinct with the city and Roma Street Parkland.