Thursday, 8 February 2018

15-18 Feb 2018: Change in Public Gallery opening hours for Chinese New Year

If you are planning to visit the Sisters’ Islands Marine Park Public Gallery on St John’s Island, do note that it is only open from 10am to 11.30am on 15 Feb (Thu) and is closed from 16 to 18 Feb (Fri-Sun).
Marine Park Visitor Centre at St John's Island National Marine Laboratory
A huge marine touch pool is one of the many fascinating displays
at the Public Gallery on St John's Island.

The Marine Park Public Gallery will reopen on 19 Feb (Mon) with the usual opening hours.
  • 10am to 2.30pm on weekdays;
  • 10am to 3.30pm on Saturdays; and
  • 10am to 5.30pm on Sundays and Public Holidays.
More about the Gallery from NParks.

Friday, 2 February 2018

Busy January at the Marine Park!

A big start to the year as the Marine Park joins the community in Celebrating Singapore Shores for International Year of the Reef 2018. With a Marine Bioblitz, and workshop on plastics.
Visitors on Day 2 of the first public intertidal walks of 2018
Photo by Collin Tong.
A rescued baby sea turtle was released at the Marine Park. Volunteer guided walks at the Marine Park remains a big highlight. Meanwhile, the Friends of the Marine Park met up and the Kayaking Working Group made a working visit to the Marine Park.

Wednesday, 20 December 2017

Awesome year end 2017 at the Marine Park

As the year ends, an announcement from NParks: The Public Gallery on St John’s Island will be closed on 21 Dec 2017 (Thu) for maintenance. The Public Gallery will open on 24, 25, 31 Dec 2017 and 1 Jan 2018 but from 10 am to 11.45am only.
Visitors during the November public walk.
Photo by Belinda Tan.
Here is a look back at happenings in November and December! Sea turtles hatching, more intertidal walks, a dive at the marine park and more!

Monday, 30 October 2017

Awesome October at the Marine Park

The first St John's Island public walk was held, while rainbows brightened up the intertidal walks at the Marine Park! Dive surveys give us a glimpse of life underwater.
Photo by Kar Mun.
The Friends of the Marine Park met again, while more information about the sea turtle hatchery being set up at Small Sisters Island.