Various useful links and references about the Auckland Harbour Bridge can be found on this page.

Related projects

Fact sheet

Key facts and figures about Auckland Harbour Bridge [PDF, 307 KB]

Wind speed thresholds 

Risk assessment of wind related vehicle incidents [PDF, 2 MB]

Information and history



Video and film

50th birthday celebrations

Recommended reading (available at Auckland Libraries)

  • Auckland before the Harbour Bridge
    Graham Stewart
    Grantham House, 2002
  • 1951–1961, The Auckland Harbour Bridge Authority
    Clark & Matheson, 1962
  • Auckland Harbour Bridge: road across the Waitemata
    BG Smith
    AH & AW Reed, 1959
  • The Auckland Harbour Bridge Authority, 1951-1971, a pictorial record of 20 years activities
    Auckland Harbour Bridge Authority, 1971

Northern Pathway investigation

On 2 October 2021 the Government announced that it would not proceed with the standalone bridge component of the short-term Northern Pathway project.

Find out more about walking and cycling across the Waitematā Harbour