Nature haven or landfill SOLD OUT
Boat trip to Semakau Island (limited places)
Date: Saturday 4 November
Time: 08:45 to 13:00 (approx)
Meeting Point: Marina South Pier
Cost: $45 for BA Members and House guests. $55 for Non-Members
Closing for Bookings: 30 October. Limited places so book early
NOTE: Only open to Singapore residents. Bring your own water.
This is an exciting opportunity to visit an island that is totally off the beaten track!
Did you know that Singapore boasts one of the most beautiful landfills in the world? In 2005, the National Environmental Agency (NEA) opened the landfill for recreational activities. Pulau Semakau is home to more than 700 types of plants, animals and several endangered species. The island has natural seashore and is surrounded by mangroves and coral reef rings. Nature related recreational activities include; bird watching, tidal walks, and star gazing. No rubbish is put into the landfill.
How to Book
THIS TOUR IS SOLD OUT
On this tour, we will meet at the Marina South Pier and board a comfortable all-weather ferry for a 45-minute ride to the Semakau Landfill. Once there, NEA representatives will provide an educational tour, which includes a bus ride around the island.
IMPORTANT: all participants must be residents of Singapore and provide their NRIC number in advance of the tour.
Please bring your own water, drinks, snacks, sun cream, hat/umbrella. Comfortable clothes and covered shoes recommended.