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New Punggol 21 CC offers something for everyone

01 March 2010


Come July 2011, residents can enjoy a host of exciting amenities at the new Punggol 21 Community Club (CC), located next to Punggol Plaza.

Envisioned as a “Creative Lifestyle Hub”, the maritime-inspired CC features wellness facilities such as a fitness centre and a landscaped outdoor gym for the health conscious, as well as a fun and creative environment for children to learn and play.

Residents can also take part in outdoor programmes such as taiji and taekwondo at the CC’s roof deck, or simply hang out in a park-like sheltered plaza and cosy interaction spaces.

The new CC will offer more common space for the residents to come together and create more opportunities for community bonding and interaction.

Chairman of the Community Club Management Committee, Mr Roland Heng, PBM, hoped the new CC would not only serve as a place for residents to attend courses, but also a place where residents would naturally gather with their friends and family members. For example, frien…

Waterworld

As published in The Straits Times
13 Mar 10 (Saturday)

By Tay Suan Chiang

Imagine walking along a horseshoe-shaped bridge on a Sunday morning, catching the first glimpse of the sun as it rises from a waterway.

Or in the evening, heading to another similarly shaped bridge, but this one with a shaded dome, where you can see the setting sun reflected in the water. And best of all, there is no need to travel overseas to enjoy these scenes.

By the end of the year, all this will be possible when a 4.2km waterway at Punggol is completed.

Besides viewing sunrises and sunsets, visitors to the more than $25 million waterway, called My Waterway@Punggol, will be able to kayak or canoe as well as dine alfresco.

Four footbridges will provide access to both banks of the promenade. Two of them will be prime spots to enjoy sunrise and sunset views.

Construction of the waterway is underway on an empty field in Punggol that is parallel to Punggol Drive. The waterway is being built by damming two …