National Day cleanup – sixty four clear more than a tonne of rubbish in 133 bags of trash from Lim Chu Kang beach and mangrove

64 volunteers answered the call and trooped down to Lim Chu Kang road end today to clear the rubbish strewn along Lim Chu Kang beach and mangrove in an early celebration of National Day!

After a mere 60 minutes of intense but back-breaking effort, the sixty-four volunteers removed 1187.5kg in 133 trash bags and numerous bulky items. Last year’s effort saw 42 volunteers clear 811.3kg of trash in 116 trash bags and 20 bulky items.


  • Flickr album – 226 photos by Kenneth Pinto. [link]
  • Flickr album – 20 photos by Joelle Lai. [link]
  • Flickr album – 21 photos by Kevin Lim. [link]
  • Flickr album – 64 photos by Andy Dinesh. [link]
Here is the video of the post-CleanUp appreciation talk given by N. Sivasothi.

Here is the group photo Andy Dinesh emailed me soon after getting back and I have highlight the faces of the many enthusiastic individuals who turned up to fight a battle for the environment this Saturday morning.

Not in photo: Andy Dinesh and Kenneth Pinto (videography and photography).

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