|Visitors at our Dec 2011 walk (Photo credit: Kok Sheng)|
For 2012, we will hold our monthly walks on the 2nd Saturday of each month with the exception of January and June. These are the dates:
January - No walk. The Crabs take a break!
11 Feb (Sat)
10 Mar (Sat, school holidays)
14 Apr (Sat)
12 May (Sat)
16 Jun (Sat, school holidays) - we switch to the 3rd Saturday just for this month.
14 Jul (Sat)
11 Aug (Sat)
8 Sep (Sat, school holidays)
13 Oct (Sat)
10 Nov (Sat)
8 Dec (Sat, school holidays)
Meeting Time: 9:30 am
Meeting Place: Chek Jawa Information Kiosk, Pulau Ubin
Duration of walk: Approximately 2 hours
Cost: No charge still
Pre-registration is required.
Use our online form to register for the walks.
If you have questions for us, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We welcome small family and friend groups. If you are organising a corporate or community project, we recommend that you engage the professional nature guides.
Additional information for first-time visitors, please read on:
How to get to Chek Jawa?
1) Take the bumboat to the island of Pulau Ubin from Changi Village.
2) Once you arrive at Ubin, you can find a lot of island taxis (vans) near the jetty. Tell the taxi driver to take you to Chek Jawa.
Give yourself 45 minutes to travel from Changi Village to Chek Jawa.
More about Chek Jawa and Pulau Ubin and how to get there and what to see and do on the wildsingapore website.
To get a better idea of what a typical trip is like:
Read this post by KS for the trip in November 2011.
And enjoy the rest of the photos taken during our trips....
|Meeting place: Chek Jawa Information Kiosk|
|Encounter with wild boars|
|On the mangrove boardwalk|
|Male and female flowers of the attap palm|
|A giant mudskipper found in the mangroves|
|Thousands of fiddler crabs can be found on the inter-tidal mud|
|Grey herons seen feeding on the mudflats at low tide|
|Visitors on the coastal boardwalk|
|Visitors signing (and drawing) on our guest book at the end of the trip|
|Friends visiting Chek Jawa|
|Young families visiting Chek Jawa|