New places to go to bask in nature.
Bukit Gombak Park
Bukit Gombak Park is located just opposite Bukit Batok Driving Centre. It just opened recently on 5th September. The park extends across 4.8 hectares of land and has a lovely butterfly garden at the highest point of the park (45 metres above sea level). There’s also an area in the park called “Dog Run” that is widely loved by dog lovers and their dogs who are allowed to roam freely there. There are also running tracks, fitness areas and even a biophilic playground.
Location: Bukit Batok West Ave 5 (main entrance) there are side entrances too from around HDB block 394 and from Pavilion Park estate.
Pasir Panjang Park (Section 1)
The first section of Pasir Panjang Park is located near Pasir Panjang MRT Station. It opened a day before Bukit Gombak Park, on 4th September. The entire park is projected to be completed by the year 2026, set to link West Coast Park and Labrador Nature Reserve, it overlooks Pasir Panjang Terminal. There are pathways for both cyclists and people who are exploring the park on foot. There are interesting species of trees to check out while you’re at the park, such as the Twin-Apple and Sea Teak. There’s also a Nature Playgarden, designed for your little ones (3-6 years old).
Location: 16 Harbour Drive