Singapore is bidding to have its 183-acre Botanic Garden listed as a Unesco heritage site. How does our expanded Penang Botanic Garden, 590 acres including surrounding hills, compare to this, considering the damage and neglect it experienced in recent years?
Blog visitors Kevin and Island Joe consider the possibility of a large public park on the mainland.
Two excavators huffed and puffed their way on a Sunday (yesterday) at Penang’s Sore Thumb, as workers beavered away on land supposedly alloted for the Tanjung Bungah Coastal Park.
The MPPP has 22 acres of land at Jalan S P Chelliah, which it could use for public purposes. View Larger Map