Ubin: tips for visitors
preparation always makes for a more enjoyable trip.
Here are some general preparations for a day trip.
Although Ubin is a peaceful and quiet place, do take the usual precautions.
- Obey all
traffic signs and rules. Be especially careful when it is raining
or getting dark.
- When cycling:
use protective gear, ensure your bicycle is in good working condition
before setting off. Use only designated roads and tracks, and
keep to the left, in a single file.
- Heed all
- Don't swim
in areas not designated for swimming. Quarries and sluice gates
are particularly treacherous places.
- Don't leave
- Water from
public toilets and wells are not suitable for drinking or bathing.
Consult NParks if you are planning a group activity. They will be able to give
you invaluable advise on safety and other issues that will ensure
an enjoyable and successful visit. NParks Info Kiosk: 65424108,
Campers, don't forget to drop by the Ubin Police Post to register
yourself (in case of emergencies, they know that you are on the
island) and to get the latest safety briefing.
NParks Info Kiosk: 65424108, Office: 65424842/65434734
Pulau Ubin Police Post: 6542 8664 / 9736 9564
Police Coast Guard: 6377 5539/40
Regional Base: 6546 3236
Heed all safety notices.
Stay on the trails.
Plan your route.