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Hong Kong Adventist Academy

  We take a visit to Hong Kong’s only private Adventist school, Hong Kong Adventist Academy (HKAA). Opened in 2011, the school is led by a veteran Hong Kong educator and offers its 130 pupils a values-based education. Students learn...

Urban adventures

Carolynne Dear rounds up what’s cool for kids this summer. Bounce Inc Beat the chilly season in Kowloon Bay-based trampoline park. The centre is running special daily Tramp Camps this month for kids aged six-eight and nine-12 years. The...

Child’s play

Child psychologist Dr. Louise Porter explains why understanding a child’s emotional intelligence is essential for healthy and happy children. What is emotional intelligence and why is it important? Emotional intelligence is the ability to recognise and to process our...

Top Six Hong Kong Museums

Museums aren’t just for rainy days and school trips, and not all of them are stuffy and full of old objects (and curators) gathering dust. The majority of Hong Kong’s museums are bilingual, easily accessible...

Rainy day activities

This month has been dull and rainy in Hong Kong. So instead of cancelling rainy days out, why not spend a day in? Here's our favourite rainy day activities. Bowling Tikitiki Bowling Bar is our current favourite indoor...

A look at the new Tikitiki Bowling Bar

Tikitiki Bowling Bar opened to much fanfare last week. From 10 lanes, a restaurant and two bars, it's Sai Kung's hottest entertainment venue for the whole family.  Boasting one restaurant, two bars, and 10 bowling...

5 Fun Activities for the Whole Family

Finding it difficult to find activities to keep the children entertained during the holidays? Check out our top 5 picks of fun things to do on dull days. Play dates at the Playhouse Located right in...

Top Summer Camps for Sai Kung Kids

Hebe Haven Yacht Club Cool off at Hebe Haven Yacht Club’s popular week-long summer courses in July and August. Its adventure watersports weeks include sailing, raft building, mini Olympics, dragon boating and beach barbecues. Older kids...

Top sports camps for children in Sai Kung

Nord Anglia International School Several playgroups are available including touch rugby, football, basketball, and multisports aged 6 to 13 years old. Nord Anglia International sports camps develop agility, balance, coordination and speed. Camps run from...

Where to Find Language Classes in Sai Kung

Woodland Pre-School Sai Kung The first Woodland Pre-School opened in 1978 and there are now nine across Hong Kong offering playgroup and preschool classes. The Sai Kung preschool teaches Mandarin in both its English and...

15 Christmas Books for Kids

Ursula Huber of Dymocks Sai Kung recommends good reads for children. Young children 1. The Nights Before Christmas by Tony Ross Twenty-four classic tales to read at bedtime before Christmas, including extracts from books such as A...

Brazilian Football Academy in Sai Kung!

Brazilian Football Academy has announced that it is launching its popular football skills development programme for the first time in Sai Kung.The football skills development experience has been expertly designed for boys and girls aged 4-10 years and will take...

Top 8 Organic Farms

Garden Farm Grow your own organic fruit and vegetables by renting an allotment from Garden Farm, with sizes varying from 36 sqft to 96 sqft and costing $600-$1,500 per quarter. Staff offer instruction on organic farming techniques...

Sai Kung’s very own writer

Jeremy Z.Y. Chan, 14, has his second novel published.  I’m 14 years old and live in Clearwater Bay. I’m in grade nine at Diocesan Boys’ School in Mong Kok. I like to read, listen to music...

7 Sunday family activities

Bored? Olivia Lai finds fun activities for winter weekends.  1. What the dino saw Tangle with a Tyrannosaurus, browse with a brachiosaurus or play tag with a velociraptor at the “Legends of the Giant Dinosaurs” exhibition...

Abacus ESF International Kindergarten

‘Encouraging young minds to be big thinkers’ Nestled in the countryside of Clearwater Bay, lies Abacus Kindergarten, a lively pre-school where children are encouraged to explore, learn and play. Abacus has a natural and tranquil environment, mature tress provide...

Kids’ tables

When it comes to family days out, these restaurants have plenty to keep both adults and children happy.     Jaspas 13 Sha Tsui Path, Sai Kung, 2792 6388 Few restaurants in Hong Kong are as family friendly as...

Top 10 Easter holiday activities

Get out the house with our top 10 Easter holiday activities. Outward Bound Set in the beautiful, peaceful Outward Bound complex off Tai Mong Tsai Road, this five-day Kids’ Discovery Course, aimed at children aged eight...

The Party Maker

Taking it easy-peasy  Eezy Peezy Parties, a new online service takes the stress out of children’s parties, writes Carolynne Dear. Is there anything more time consuming than planning a children’s birthday party? Step forward Hong Kong...
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A history of Clearwater Bay horse riding

Hong Kong’s only foal was a good omen for the Clearwater Bay Equestrian Centre. Sweet William, the first foal born in Hong Kong for 16 years was a happy accident. His arrival proved a good omen for...
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News from the Sai Kung Police (December 2017)

Senior Inspector Michael Lai reports on the recent cases in Sai Kung. On December 2, a school bus parked at the outdoor car park in...

Hong Kong’s best festive catering options

For anyone who’d like to celebrate the jolly season in the comfort of your home, we’ve got you covered! La Rotisserie We are roasting Grade A,...

A closer look into illegal racing in Sai Kung

We take a closer look at the recurring problem of illegal racing in Sai Kung. It’s 3 am and residents are abruptly woken by the...