Wednesday, 30 November 2016

November at the Sisters Islands Marine Park

More wonderful intertidal walks at the Marine Park. Led by volunteers and NParks staff, the public had a glimpse of some of the amazing marine life found the Park.
Photo by Richard Kuah
There was also an opportunity to introduce the Park to the Deputy Prime Minister when he visited St John's Island, the location of the Park Visitor Center. And the Park was featured at the Singapore Eco Film Festival through Victor Tang's award winning film.


Sunday, 6 November 2016

13 Nov (Sun): "Birth of a Marine Park" at the Singapore Eco Film Festival

FREE, all are welcome. View the award-winning "Birth of a Marine Park" about Singapore's first marine park at the Sisters Islands by Victor Tang.
And other short films about plastic pollution in the ocean. Discuss the issues afterwards with a panel of ocean advocates. Also lots of other activities for families in between films. Come! Bring your family and friends.


Tuesday, 25 October 2016

October happenings at the Sisters Islands Marine Park

We enjoy sunset intertidal tours of Big Sisters Island as low tides have switched to the evening.
Visitors enthralled by intertidal marine life.
Photo by Ng Juat Ying.
The Marine Park gets global attention as Victor Tang's awesome film "Birth of a Marine Park" gets honourable mention at the BLUE Ocean Film Festival and Conservation Summit in Florida. And a recent update on the mass coral bleaching situation from the scientists.


Friday, 12 August 2016

Happy National Day from the Sisters' Islands Marine Park!

This National Day, enthusiastic visitors, volunteers and NParks staff gathered to celebrate at Singapore's first marine park! Divers at the Marine Park also celebrated with wild dolphins!
Photo by Ian Siah on facebook.
Alas, the Marine Park (and other Singapore reefs) continue to suffer from global mass coral bleaching.