Monday, 2 October 2017

Rumah Tinggi Eco-park (Oct 2017)



Tree-house slide


Steps to climb into the tree-house




Steps to nearby homes




Shuttle run training station


Explanation on the term ECO 
So, where is this eco-park?

It is just behind Ikea Alexandra building. So the next time you are there, shopping or having meal, drop by the park for some natural air and learn what is an ECO-park.

The park is just behind Ikea Alexandra.

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Therapeutic Gardens in Singapore Parks

Therapeutic Gardens are outdoor gardens designed to meet the physical, psychological and social needs of park users, incorporating design principles derived from scientific evidence.

Together with therapeutic horticulture programmes involving plants and nature, visitors can experience a range of health benefits such as the relief of mental fatigue, reduced stress and an overall improvement to emotional well-being.

There are presently 3 parks with therapeutic gardens, namely:

1. Hotpark




2. Tiong Bahru park



3. Bishan-AMK Park 1



4. Choa Chu Kang Park - will be ready by next year first quarter

Ref: https://www.nparks.gov.sg/gardens-parks-and-nature/therapeutic-gardens

Sunday, 17 September 2017

Sea coast off Gardens by the Bay East / Marina Barrage opens to public

Video: Cycling to newly open sea coast at Gardens by the Bay East / Marina Barrage

No Warning Signs 
There are no warning signage yet. People are cycling or fishing out at sea at low tide. Please take care.



Friday, 25 August 2017

NParks warns public after crocodile spotted at Changi Beach


The National Parks Board (NParks) has put up warning signs at Changi Beach Park following reports of a crocodile in the area.

One eyewitness, who did not want to be named, said that he had seen a crocodile near Changi Point Ferry Terminal for the past four days, including near the boardwalk area close to the ferry terminal.

Read more at http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/warning-signs-put-up-after-crocodile-spotted-at-changi-beach-9149566

Sunday, 23 July 2017

Singapore Pasir Ris park August 2013 (updated Jul 2017 with inclusive playground)

Entrances to Pasir Ris Park

Main entrance to the park is just across the Pasir Ris MRT / bus interchange

Side entrance from Pasir Ris Dr 3 thru' Sungei Api Api park

Pasir Ris Rd / Elias Road entrance

Entrance next to Downtown East

bike rental

horse riding (the stable has since closed - updated Feb 2015)

bridge across sungei api api

bridge across Sungei Api Api




PA Water Venture

PA holiday complex



bbq pits

Playground (inclusive)



rock climbing

swing for children in wheelchair


rotating wheel

accessible swing

rock climb to use the slide

small basketball court




a long slide on top of the hill


Flying fox




Sea and beach

Pasir Ris beach - Swimming in this clean sea is now allowed - updated Feb 2015

Swimming in this clean sea is now allowed - updated Feb 2015

the park

coconuts anyone?

wide road for walking and cycling

Swimming in this clean sea is now allowed - updated Feb 2015

Swimming in this clean sea is now allowed - updated Feb 2015

view of Pasir Ris park


maze garden

maze garden (the maze pattern has since been changed)

NO camping

Centre of the park

view of Pasir Ris park

view of Pasir Ris park

view of Pasir Ris park

nice flooring pattern

view of Pasir Ris park

view of Pasir Ris park

view of Pasir Ris park

view of Pasir Ris park

Kitchen Garden


view of Kitchen Garden

passion fruit

chilli plants

boat as plant bed

view of Kitchen Garden

Hibiscus


basil plants

tapioca plants

view of Kitchen Garden

Rhoeo discolor or Oyster plant





view of Pasir Ris park

view of Pasir Ris park

bridge to Downtown East

boardwalk entrance


viewing tower (now being renovated - Feb 2015)




Mangrove swamp


Low tide, holes in the mangrove

boardwalk and mangrove

viewing platform



Sungei Tampines

boardwalk and mangrove

boardwalk and mangrove

view of Pasir Ris park


exit from mangrove

view of Pasir Ris park

bridge across Sungei Tampines to NTUC Downtown East

Sungei Tampines

Pasir Ris and Tampines park connectors

Salinity plant

Rubber dam

map.bedok1 - looped park connector

Video: Cycling from Lor Halus wetland to Pasir Ris park using new pcn

Nearest park and park connector:
1) Tampines park connector
2) Pasir Ris park connector