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  • Self-guided Walks

    Staying fit and healthy is just a walk in the Park! Download our free Centennial Park walking apps - available for Apple and Android smartphones. More info and download links here.

  • Swamp Closures

    Lachlan Swamp will close on days above 36C to minimise disturbance to the Flying Foxes. There will be no access to visitors.

  • Centennial Park History Book

    Our great new book on the history of Centennial Park is now on sale, and can be ordered online. Great gift idea. More info.

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Lily Pond Bridge

Lily Pond Bridge, Centennial Park 

Lily Pond Bridge

Centennial Park, grid ref: E5 on Centennial Parklands Map

Circa 1890s


About the bridge

This timber pedestrian bridge over Lily Pond was built in the 1890s by the Public Works Department.

It has become one of the iconic images of the Park and is a popular backdrop for many wedding photos.


Lily Pond Bridge - Felipe Moscon

Image: Lily Pond bridge (photo by Felipe Moscon)


Lily Pond Bridge - Centennial Park

Image: Lily Pond bridge


Lily Pond Bridge - Chris Gleisner

Image: Lily Pond bridge as seen from Lachlan Swamp (photo by Chris Gleisner)



Wedding photography

Are you holding your wedding in Centennial Parklands or looking to take wedding photographs? Visit our Weddings in the Parklands section for more information.