Chapter Six

Construction started in February 1988 and the Sydney Harbour Tunnel was officially opened by NSW Premier John Fahey on 29 August 1992. The $750 million tunnel was at the time the largest privately financed infrastructure in Australia.  



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The Sydney Harbour Tunnel Opening. Franco, NSW Premier John Fahey, Carlo and Kumagai Gumi's CEO. 29 August 1992. Opening of the Sydney Harbour Tunnel. Franco breaks the traditional sake keg.