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  • T(h)ree Passions

    T(h)ree Passions

    A nature lover, trail runner and photography enthusiast, Christopher Koh finds that volunteering for the Nature Cares programme not only allows him to do his part for the community, but also provides him with the opportunity to indulge in some of his favourite pastimes.

  • Staff In Travail

    Staff In Travail

    Two years after becoming the Garden's first superintendent, in September 1877, Murton became embroiled in a staff dispute that nearly cost him his life. Dr Taylor’s telling of this incident comes from an account published in The Straits Times then.

  • A Competition That Builds Bonds

    A Competition That Builds Bonds

    The Gardeners’ Cup may be a competition, but for the teams participating, it’s a wonderful way to meet like-minded people, exchange gardening tips and have lots of fun.

  • A Workshop For Every Age

    A Workshop For Every Age

    Ever wonder what to do in your spare time? Love orchids but uncertain about how to care for them? Looking for an activity that allows you to bond with your child and still have fun? How about an opportunity for the little one to discover the amazing biodiversity found in our island-state? Check out these interesting activities and workshops conducted at the Singapore Botanic Gardens.

  • A Splendid Meal Amid The Natural Splendour of Singapore Botanic Gardens

    A Splendid Meal Amid The Natural Splendour of Singapore Botanic Gardens

    Nestled within the lush greenery in the Singapore Botanic Gardens is a quaint black and white bungalow which was once home to E J H Corner, Assistant Director of the Gardens from 1929 to 1945. Today, the conserved building is home to Corner House, a recently opened restaurant that serves modern European cuisine prepared by chef and co-owner Jason Tan.

  • Take A Ride Through The North Eastern Riverine Loop

    Take A Ride Through The North Eastern Riverine Loop

    Fancy a cycle? Why not explore the North Eastern...