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NEWater Visitor Centre

NEWater Visitor Centre promises a fun-filled and enriching time for everyone with its daily tours and educational workshops. Understand the science behind NEWater and experience what it’s like to be a water molecule undergoing treatment!

From building mini rain-gardens to gaining hands-on experience operating a ‘mini’ NEWater membrane Plant, students will be totally immersed in a multi-sensory experience to tease their knowledge on NEWater and other water-related topics.

Come join us as visiting the NEWater Visitor Centre is the best way to learn about Singapore’s 3rd National Tap. Admission is free!.

Public tours can now be booked online or via telephone at 65467874.

Driving? Click here for a Map to the Visitor Centre.

Water Education @ NEWater Visitor Centre

*All programmes are only available for local schools.

NEWater Scientist Programme

Equipped with lab coats, hard hats and an iPod Touch, students take on the role of NEWater scientist and embark on an exciting journey of exploration and discovery around the Visitor Centre.

This programme is suitable for Primary 4 and 5 students (10-11 year olds).

Availability: Monday to Friday at four slots:

  • 9.30 am – 11 am
  • 11.30 am – 1 pm
  • 2 pm – 3.30 pm
  • 4 pm – 5.30 pm
  • Capacity per session
    Group size between 30 - 120 students. Optimal number: 80 students.

    To book NEWater Scientist Programme, please email to chung_mi_hyun@pub.gov.sg

    Rain Garden Workshop

     

    Come join us to make mini rain gardens and understand how it functions and improves water quality. Find out more here.

    Suitable for schools, corporates, public agencies and grassroots organisations.

    Availability: Tuesday – Friday, 10am – 12pm

    Capacity per session
    Group size between 20 - 50 participants

    To book Rain Garden Workshop, please email to pub_newatervc@pub.gov.sg

    Water Ambassador Programme

    A highly interactive programme where youth student leaders come together to collaborate and explore the possibilities to act and contribute towards water sustainability. Educators can look forward to connecting youth to water issues where they will develop leadership skills in areas of water stewardship.

    Suitable for schools, corporates, public agencies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs)/ interest groups.

    Availability:
    Morning session: 10 am – 12 pm
    Afternoon session: 2.30 pm – 4.30 pm

    Capacity per session
    Group size between 20 - 50 participants.

    To book Water Ambassador Programme, please email to pub_newatervc@pub.gov.sg.

    Managing Stormwater in Singapore

    Designed to fit the new Secondary 2 Geography syllabus, this programme engages youths on stormwater management strategies in Singapore through interactive pedagogical approach with the aid of a flood model. Students have the opportunity to get up-close with the fragility of the environment and witness how different infrastructures work to mitigate floods in an urbanised setting.

    Suitable for schools.

    Availability:
    Morning session: 10 am – 12 pm
    Afternoon session: 2.30 pm – 4.30 pm

    Capacity per session
    Group size between 20 - 40 students

    To book Managing Stormwater in Singapore programme, please email to pub_newatervc@pub.gov.sg.

    Fundamentals of Membrane Filtration in the NEWater Process

    NEWater is a Singapore success story that exemplifies the country’s determination in turning challenges into opportunities. In line with the Lower Secondary Science syllabus, this unique programme allows students to understand the working principle behind membranes in water treatment through hands-on experience using a ‘mini’ NEWater membrane plant.

    Suitable for schools.

    Availability:
    Morning session: 10 am – 12 pm
    Afternoon session: 2.30 pm – 4.30 pm

    Capacity per session
    Group size between 20 - 25 students

    To book Fundamentals of Membrane Filtration in the NEWater Process programme, please email to pub_newatervc@pub.gov.sg.

     
    Last updated on 9 May 2016