Sembawang River flowing through Sembawang Estatehttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sembawang_Estate.jpg
(GPS: 1.44911, 103.81849) is the northernmost planning area of Singapore
. It borders on the Simpang to the east, Yishun to the south, Mandai to the southwest, Woodlands
to the west, and the Straits of Johor
to the north. Located at the periphery of Sembawang are military, industrial and recreational facilities.
The name Sembawang dates back to the Franklin & Jackson's Plan of Singapore
of 1830. It is named after the sembawang tree, Kayae ferruginea
. The New Zealand military had residences for its personnel here right up to 1989.
The planning area of Sembawang is composed of 9 neighbourhoods or subzones, namely Admiralty, Sembawang Central, Sembawang East, Sembawang North, Sembawang Springs, Sembawang Straits, Senoko North, Senoko South and The Wharves.
Map of Sembawang
The nearest MRT station is the Sembawang MRT Station
(NS11) on the North South Line
Planning Areas of Singapore
"Planning Areas" are the de facto districts of Singapore. This map shows you all the planning areas of the island nation. Click on them to get to know each area.
Explore Singapore made easy with MRT
This comprehensive map of the Singapore Mass Rapid Transit shows you every station in the network, so that you can easily plan your journeys and change trains accordingly. As with the bus and LRT, you are charged a fare according to the distance travelled.
Buy Your Long-Distance Bus Tickets Here!
If you are planning to travel Malaysia and Singapore by bus, you can now purchase your long-distance bus tickets directly from Bus Online Ticket
, where you get to check the schedule as well as price of tickets from various bus companies.
Thank you for visiting my website
. I started it in 2003, and today it has over twenty thousand pages of information. My name is Timothy Tye
. You can call me Tim. I have been writing my website full time since 1 November 2007, and I am enjoying every moment of it. I write my website to satisfy my own curiosity, but I am glad if the information is useful to you.
As a Christian, I hope that through this website, I am able to deliver God's Good News
to those who need it all over the world. If you wish to contact me, please submit the contact form
. Thanks again, don't forget to follow me on Facebook
Copyright © 2003-2018 Timothy Tye
. All Rights Reserved.