31 Jan (Sat): What's in my water? - Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve Free Guided Walk

Ever wondered what is living in the water bodies around Sungei Buloh? Join us then! Know more about the plants and animals that live in the different water habitats of Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve.

Register early to avoid disappointment as this is limited to 20 pax.

Time: 9.30am-12noon
Venue: Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Kranji Way Visitor Centre
Website: http://www.sbwr.org.sg/
Contact: info@sbwr.org.sg or call 6794 1401

24 Jan (Sat): What's in my mangroves? - Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve Free Guided Walk

Join us for a free guided walk to find out about the amazing mangroves at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve. This tour will be conducted at the new extension at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve Kranji Way Visitor.

Register early to avoid disappointment as this is limited to 20 pax.

Time: 9.30am-12noon
Venue: Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Kranji Way Visitor Centre
Website: http://www.sbwr.org.sg/
Contact: info@sbwr.org.sg or call 6794 1401

24 Jan (Sat): ature Hike - Explore Nature Areas near Bukit Timah Nature Reserve

While Bukit Timah Nature reserve takes a break for improvement works, take this opportunity to discover other nature areas such as Dairy Farm Nature Park, Bukit Batok Nature Park and Singapore Quarry. Explore nature areas around Bukit Timah Nature Reserve by joining us on a nature hike to Singapore Quarry.
The nature hikes are conducted free of charge. Each session is open to a maximum of 20 people.

Route: Kampong Trail – Durian Loop (approximately 1.5 hours)
All walks will start and end at Kampong Trail

Hike Preparations: Please dress comfortably for walks - Covered walking shoes (Appropriate for undulated trails), light clothin, cap. Have breakfast before walk and bring bottled water. Bring rain gear (Poncho/umbrella). Nearest toilet facilities are at nearby shopping mall and food market. We encourage participants to come via public transport or park at Dairy Farm Nature Park Carpark A and bus down to starting point at Kampong Trail

The Nature Hike will be cancelled in the event of bad weather.

Pre-registration here or here is required at least 3 days in advance. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis, and will close when all slots are filled.

Times: 8.20am (Hike begins 8.30am), 9.20am (Hike begins 9.30am) (each tour max 20 participants)
Meeting Point: Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Start of Kampong Trail (Near the grass patch with monkey educational boards). Limited parking at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve during period of closure, visitors are encouraged to come via public transport
Website: http://www.nparks.gov.sg/

17 Jan (Sat): Muddy and his friends - Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve Free Guided Walk

Meet our new friend, Muddy the Giant Mudskipper! You get to even take pictures with him and his friends over at the new Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve extension. Muddy will introduce his friends to you while walking along the trails from the new visitor centre. Learn about the plants and animals found uniquely to a coastal mangrove forest.

Time: 9.30am-12noon
Venue: Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Kranji Way Visitor Centre
Website: http://www.sbwr.org.sg/
Contact: info@sbwr.org.sg or call 6794 1401

17 Jan (Sat): Pulau Ubin Kampong Tour Guided Walk

Take a walk with us to experience Ubin's wonderful natural and cultural heritage. The walk takes about 2 hour to complete. The tour will start at the Ubin-HSBC Volunteer Hub and take you through the spice trees around Jelutong campsite, Butterfly Hill, Pekan Quarry, Sensory Trail Ponds, Kampong House, Old Bin Kiang School site, Toa Pek Kong Temple and end at the Wayang Stage. You will hear about the use of spices in cooking and the interesting history of the different sites. Do you know what the Ubin-HSBC Volunteer Hub was in the 1970s? When was the Toa Pek Kong Temple built? If you would like to know, then this is an excellent introduction to the heritage of the island.

Online booking opens from 8 Dec- 31 Dec 2014

Time: 9:30-11:30 am
Venue: Meet at Ubin-HSBC Volunteer Hub. More on how to get to Pulau Ubin.
Cost: $60 per group (for a maximum of 15 persons) up to maximum of 4 groups.
Website: http://www.nparks.gov.sg/

10 Jan (Sat): What's in my mud? - Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve Free Guided Walk

The mud at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve is a key habitat for the plants and animals. This unique habitat is full of surprises! Get close and personal to the mud and observe the rich biodiversity; critical to the ecosystem at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve.

This walk is about 1.5hrs. Participants must wear covered shoes. Please bring along water and umbrellas.

Time: 9.30am-12noon
Venue: Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Kranji Way Visitor Centre
Website: http://www.sbwr.org.sg/
Contact: info@sbwr.org.sg or call 6794 1401

10 Jan (Sat): Nature Hike - Explore Nature Areas near Bukit Timah Nature Reserve

While Bukit Timah Nature reserve takes a break for improvement works, take this opportunity to discover other nature areas such as Dairy Farm Nature Park, Bukit Batok Nature Park and Singapore Quarry. Explore nature areas around Bukit Timah Nature Reserve by joining us on a nature hike to Singapore Quarry.
The nature hikes are conducted free of charge. Each session is open to a maximum of 20 people.

Hike Preparations: Please dress comfortably for walks - Covered walking shoes (Appropriate for undulated trails), light clothin, cap. Have breakfast before walk and bring bottled water. Bring rain gear (Poncho/umbrella). We encourage participants to come via public transport or park at Dairy Farm Nature Park Carpark A and bus down to starting point at Kampong Trail

The Nature Hike will be cancelled in the event of bad weather.

Times: 8.20am (Hike begins 8.30am), 9.20am (Hike begins 9.30am) (each tour max 20 participants)
Meeting Point: Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Start of Kampong Trail (Near the grass patch with monkey educational boards). Limited parking at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve during period of closure, visitors are encouraged to come via public transport
Website: http://www.nparks.gov.sg/

10 Jan (Sat): Tall Tales - Heritage Tree Trail


If trees could speak, what stories would they tell? Join us in this guided tour to learn about the majestic giants in the Gardens. Hear interesting tales about their origins and their history in the Gardens, as well as their different uses that benefit our daily lives.

Suitable for children in K1 - P6 levels

For enquiry, please contact the SBG Education Branch at 64719961 & 6465 0196 or through email: nparks_sbg_edu@nparks.gov.sg. Online registration is available by clicking on the 'Registration' link at the bottom-left corner of this pop-up window.

Time: 10-11.30am
Cost: $9 per child & $9 per accompanying adult
Venue: Botany Centre, Tanglin Core of the Singapore Botanic Gardens
Website: http://www.nparks.gov.sg/


3 Jan (Sat): Waders' Watch Workshop at Sungei Buloh


The migratory bird season has started and the birds are here at Sungei Buloh! Sungei Buloh is an important bird site for these birds. Every year, thousands of these birds visit Sungei Buloh and other parts of Singapore to find food and shelter during winter in the northern parts of the world. Join in this workshop to know how to identify these amazing birds. Also learn how to Birdwatch and how you can help NParks in studying the migratory patterns of these birds in Singapore.

The workshop comprises a lecture and discussion about the birds followed by a field tour to practice identifying migratory shorebirds. It would be good if you have a pair of binoculars but we can loan you a limited number of binoculars. Attire: Cotton, covered comfortable walking shoes

Please email info@sbwr.org.sg to reserve your place as there are limited slots. Upon receiving your cheque, the Reserve will confirm your registration.

Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm
Cost: $5 (Includes admission fees and materials) (Please pay by cheque payable to National Parks Board, Attn: Waders' Watch and snail mail to 301, Neo Tiew Crescent, Singapore 718925)
Website: http://www.sbwr.org.sg/
Contact: info@sbwr.org.sg or call 6794 1401

3 Jan (Sat): What's in my sky? - Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve Free Guided Walk

Join us for a free guided walk to find out about the amazing mangroves at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve. This tour will be Learn about birdwatching in this basic guided walk. Get to know the common birds of Sungei Buloh throughout the year; as well as migratory shorebirds between the months of Sep and March. Bring along your binoculars and cameras. Wear covered shoes and comfortable clothing as there will be some walking.

Register early to avoid disappointment as this is limited to 20 pax.

Time: 9.30am-12noon
Venue: Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Kranji Way Visitor Centre
Website: http://www.sbwr.org.sg/
Contact: info@sbwr.org.sg or call 6794 1401