Storey Bridge
Storey Bridge

Bridge climber charged after selfie quest

A man who forced the closure of Brisbane’s Story Bridge early this morning in an alleged attempt to get a selfie has been charged.

Police say the 30-year-old man from Victoria scaled the 100 metre-high bridge at about 4am to take a selfie.

A man who climbed Brisbane’s iconic Storey Bridge to allegedly take a selfie on Saturday morning has been charged.
A man who climbed Brisbane’s iconic Storey Bridge to allegedly take a selfie on Saturday morning has been charged.

The bridge was closed to traffic for more than an hour and a group of people who had paid to climb the bridge were interrupted.

The man was charged with unregulated high-risk activities, public nuisance and obstructing police and will appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on April 26.



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