‘Buy a bridge and get over it’: Auckland’s damaged Harbour Bridge ‘up for sale’

The Auckland Harbour Bridge is “up for sale” just days after it was damaged by a truck that toppled over in the wind.

The bridge was damaged on Friday when two trucks crashed in quick succession after being tipped by wind gusts of up to 127km/h.

Now an Auckland punter has had enough, deciding to jokingly put the famous bridge ‘up for sale’.

The 1020-metre bridge has no reserve with the starting price set at just $1.

The seller says the bridge has “seen better days” and must be picked up within a week.

“Auckland Harbour Bridge as is where is. Definitely seen better days, still above water (at the moment),” the seller says.

“No buy now price and buyer must pick up within one week of winning the auction.”

He also stated he would consider swapping the bridge for a kayak, and would welcome offers of a swap for

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