Last updated:

April 16, 2018

These pages explore Victoria's (Australia) worst-ever industrial accident: the collapse of the partially completed West Gate Bridge, as told through official archival records held by Public Record Office Victoria. 

View this exhibition online at the Google Cultural Institute

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples should be aware the collection and website may contain images, voices and names of deceased persons.

Material in the Public Record Office Victoria archival collection contains words and descriptions that reflect attitudes and government policies at different times which may be insensitive and upsetting.

PROV provides advice to researchers wishing to access, publish or re-use records about Aboriginal Peoples.