NIE Green Club

We are a group of nature enthusiasts from NIE whom have gathered to discover more about nature together. This blog is a record of events, activities and discoveries we've made.

Thursday, August 23, 2007

New Event: Chek Jawa - Our Outdoor Classroom

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Event Name: Chek Jawa - Our Outdoor Classroom

“The Beauty of Chek Jawa is that several different ecosystems can be seen in one small area. These ecosystems and the plants and animals found there are no longer common in Singapore.” (Chek Jawa Guidebook, Ria Tan and Alan Yeo, 2003)

(Picture above shows the boardwalk at Chek Jawa)

In collaboration with the Naked Hermit Crabs (NHC), the NIE Green Club is organising an exclusive guided walk at the recently opened Chek Jawa boardwalk for NIE Trainee Teachers, this September.

Come and experience what it’s like to be in an outdoor classroom like Tanjung Chek Jawa, Pulau Ubin.

Date: Saturday, 8th September 2007
Time: 8:30 am to 12 pm
Cost per person: $4 (For guided walk)
Prepare: $8 (Transportation costs per person)

Interested? Drop us an email at

Please leave us your,

a) Name and Matric Card Number,
b) Contact Number
c) Course you are in and your academic year

Click here to read a preview of the walk from a blog.

More about the Naked Hermit Crabs:
The Naked Hermit Crabs are a group of volunteer guides who also guide at Singapore's other shores such as Chek Jawa, Pulau Semakau, Kusu Island. They have come together to share our other shores through public walks.

Visit their blog:

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