Labrador Nature Reserve
Built on the edge of the secondary forest with a prime vantage point of the cliff-side vegetation and a picturesque view of the sea, Labrador Nature Reserve is an oasis of tranquillity and natural wonders. Thriving with wildlife, the park is a favourite haunt of nature lovers. It is not uncommon for visitors to hear songs from a variety of bird species, including those of the Oriental Magpie-robin and Black-naped Oriole. Take a leisurely stroll along one of the nature trails, and you may spot the resident squirrels scurrying up trees.
Labrador Nature Reserve is part of the Southern Ridges, which also comprises Mount Faber Park, Telok Blangah Hill Park, and Kent Ridge Park.
Specifics Do's and Don'ts:
- No pets are allowed in the nature reserve. Please refer to the Map & Trail Etiquette below for more information.
For public safety, please do not enter the nature reserve and forested areas during stormy weather, as such inclement weather may cause trees and branches to fall. Do note that when planning to go outdoors, you may dial 65427788 for weather forecast.
How to get there: Alight at Labrador Park MRT station
Park size: 22 hectares
Nature Reserve opening hours: 7:00 am to 7:00 pm daily (entering or remaining in the nature reserve after 7:00 pm is not allowed)
Park and Berlayer Creek lighting hours: 7:00 pm to 7:00 am daily
Carpark Opening Hours: 24 hours daily
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible
- For public safety, the Casemate and the Rocky Shore are closed.
Reopening of campsites and BBQ pits
Our BBQ pits will reopen with effect from 18 March 2022. Booking of barbecue pits can be made via the AXS system (axs.com.sg) from 15 March 2022, 10am.
Organised group activities (including learning journeys and hiking)
- For organised group activities to our nature reserves and nature parks, an application is needed. For more information click here.
- Please visit our Noticeboard for the latest updates and advisories pertaining to COVID-19.
Things To Do
It is not uncommon for visitors to hear songs from a variety of bird species at Labrador Nature Reserve. Keep a lookout for the Oriental Magpie-Robin and Black-Naped Oriole.
Check out the remnants of what used to be a British military battlement. Features include the machine gun post and artillery pieces.
Home to the only coastal cliff in Singapore, nature photographers are in for a treat! You might be lucky enough to catch the mighty White-bellied Sea Eagle in action!
Family outings are so much more fun around the barbecue pits. You can book a barbecue pit at Labrador Nature Reserve.
Dining & Picnics
Those who enjoy fine dining every once in a while may consider having a meal at Tamarind Hill Restaurant. The restaurant is set in a restored historic colonial bungalow serving traditional and contemporary Siamese cuisine. Alternatively, if you wish to have a picnic at the park, there is plenty of shade along the scenic promenade for you to have your picnic.
Exercise & Workout
Enjoy the breeze while using any of the nine sets of fitness equipment found in the park. You can also take in the scenic view of the sea and nearby islands while you jog in the park.
For fishing enthusiasts, various species of fishes can be caught along the shoreline of the promenade.
Heritage Trails & Guided Tours
Labrador Nature Reserve was an important World War II site. Embark on a learning journey to learn about its history, and visit sites such as the Pill Box and the Fort.
Nature Appreciation & Nature Walks
Crucial to Singapore’s biodiversity, back mangrove species can be found at the Berlayer Creek boardwalk, while coastal cliff vegetation can be found in the nature reserve. You can also try taking a walk through a mildly-challenging Coastal Path & Nature Path inside the Labrador Nature Reserve.
Labrador Nature Reserve Map
On your journey of discovery, remember some simple tips to help make park visits enjoyable for everyone.
Click on the map link to find out more.
Keen to be part of our biodiversity conservation efforts? Translate your passion into action and sign up as a Central Nature Reserve volunteer!