Environment and Water Resources Minister Vivian Balakrishnan recently wrote on his Facebook page about a walk he took along the 90 year old Central Pipeline Reserve that was used to convey water from Gunung Pulai in Johor to Pearl’s Hill Service Reservoir in our city. He also announced PUB’s plans to build additional supplies to downtown areas like Marina South and Marine East by laying a 22km pipe from Murnane Service Reservoir to our city centre.
With the added significance of the Central Pipeline, Singapre Adventurous Nature Lovers group decided to organise a trek that started from Jln Anak Bukit, opposite of the Beauty World shopping centre. A group of 43 SANL members came along for this trip and because the meeting was at a bus stop, it was definitely quite a sight! Passersby undoubtedly looked for a broken down bus as they saw us all together! [Read more…]