An historic location
As one of Sydney's first settlements, Windsor's heritage and cultural values are of great importance. While Windsor needs to modernise its infrastructure, this must be done with sensitivity to its history.
Honouring the past and building for the future
RMS acknowledges the community's strong feelings about their historic township. All of the nine options would affect heritage in some way (PDF, 690KB).
RMS is committed to integrating Windsor's heritage into the designs for a new bridge. Urban designers, architects, landscape architects and engineers are investigating the best options for new infrastructure that would not just support but enhance the living history of Windsor.
Read more about how the RMS is working to preserve Windsor's heritage.
The principal concern is preserving Thompson Square, which is State heritage listed and the most intact surviving square of those designed by Governor Macquarie.
Read more about Thompson Square.