Family-Friendly Natural Trails

Discovering nature is now a walk in the park.

By Kelvin Low      30 May 2019

Coney Island Park

Beside Punggol Promenade Nature Walk

Coney Island Park houses a wide variety of habitats, including coastal forests, grasslands, mangroves, and casuarina woodlands. It is home to a wide variety of fauna and flora, some of which are critically endangered or extinct in the wild.

Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

60 Kranji Way

An ASEAN Heritage Park, this park features natural mangroves, mudflats, ponds and forests. Native inhabitants include: mudskippers, crabs, shellfish, water snakes, birds, spiders, monitor lizards and otters. The park offers a weekend guided walk too: Pre-register two weeks in advance to avoid disappointment.

Jurong Lake Gardens

104 Yuan Ching Rd

The first national gardens in the heartlands, the revamped Jurong Lakeside Garden now offers park goers a freshwater swamp forest with plants species chosen as a reflection of the Jurong’s natural history before it became an industrial estate. The southernmost section of the gardens features nature trails that is home to woodland birds such as the Spotted wood owl and Laced woodpecker.


SAFRA Tampines Upgrades

Fresh from an improvement, this clubhouse celebrates the new milestone with much fanfare.

Never The Twain Shall Meet?

As two disparate food cultures, Spanish tapas and Asian hotpot could not be more different. Or are they?

Master Commander

Ruminations of National Service and fatherhood.