Flooding swept through Sai Kung as heavy downpour persisted

Multiple flooding reports were made in various Sai Kung locations on 19 July as heavy downpour continued to hit the Northern districts of New Territories. Apart from Tai Mei Tuk in Tai Po, Ho Chung...

Bringing Bali to Hong Kong – HKGTA’s new Fivelements

What better place to situate a Balinese retreat in Hong Kong than Sai Kung? We talked to Fivelements co-founders Lahra and Chicco Tatriele about their concept of expanding the Bali-originated holistic retreat to Hong Kong.  The...

News from the Sai Kung Police (June 2017)

June Sai Kung police reports At 5pm on June 7, a man was found lying on the ground at Tai Wan in a semi-conscious state. He was airlifted to a hospital but unfortunately passed away...

Illegally discarded wastes pile up on Sai Kung piers

Bags and boxes full of domestic waste were seen piled up at Tso Wo Hang Pier at around 8 am on July 4. The waste was discarded by local fishermen and boatmen, who routinely dump wastes...

What’s on in Sai Kung this July

Summer has officially arrived! Read on to find out what to do around Sai Kung and beyond this July. JUL 1 Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day Public Holiday JUL 1 Sai Kung Live The monthly music event will be...

Sai Kung recycling report

Recycling report Is Sai Kung's recyclable waste heading in the wrong location?  Residents have expressed growing concerns over sightings and reports of Sai Kung recycling allegedly being lumped in with normal trash.  One report came from a resident in Ho...

News from the Sai Kung Police (May 2017)

May Sai Kung police reports A heated dispute occurred in Sai Wan after a village chief accused a speedboat operator of damaging a fishnet. The net had been set up to prevent speedboats from picking...
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Join The Great Hong Kong Cleanup Day

Join the Great Hong Kong Cleanup Day Help build a cleaner Hong Kong and take part this September The Great Hong Kong Cleanup Day has just announced that it will take place on September 23. The...
Sai Kung Live – Sai Kung Music Event

New monthly Sai Kung music event

Sai Kung Live on the waterfront A brand new Sai Kung music event is coming to the waterfront! Great news for all you musicians, music lovers and Sai Kung residents, Jason Curran and Jim Lewis, have come...

ESF Clearwater Bay turns 25

Happy Birthday ESF Clearwater Bay School! Principal Chris Hamilton gives Adele Brunner a history lesson. A birthday is always a good excuse for a party and a significant milestone means even more cause for a celebration. This...
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News from the Sai Kung Police (April 2017)

April Sai Kung police reports A suspicious object was reported to the police at 9pm on April 14. Earlier in the afternoon, a male had seen a grenade-like object on the sand near the seashore...
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Chinese Opera in Sai Kung

Backstage in Sai Kung’s bamboo theatre Words and pictures by Hannah Grogan and Cherrie Yu.  It’s Saturday night and Sai Kung’s bamboo opera theatre is filling up. Families are gathering to take their allotted seats, their names hand-written on labels attached...

Introducing…. The Sai Kung & Clearwater Bay Hiking Guide

Going behind the scenes of how the book came about  It all started with the question, “Do you like hiking?”, and here we are, six months down the track. The Sai Kung & Clearwater Bay Hiking...

Bike-sharing in the New Territories

Hong Kong’s first bike-sharing service launches Last month, GoBee.bike became Hong Kong’s first bike-sharing system. More than 1,000 bikes were spread out across Ma On Shan, Sha Tin and Tai Po - the number is...
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Sai Kung’s new heritage centre

High Island Reservoir heritage centre opens A heritage centre commemorating the villages submerged under High Island Reservoir will be opening soon along Mang Nin street in Sai Kung town. Dr Lau Chi-pang, Ling Nan University...

PFS Fearless Dragon Charity Run

On April 30, around 1,500 runners will be making their way into Sai Kung’s Geological Park for the PFS Fearless Dragon Charity Run 2017. Although the first time in Sai Kung, the run has...

Jaspas Sai Kung burgled

Long-established family favourite restaurant, Jaspas, was burgled at the end of February. The tip box was stolen and went unnoticed till the day after. A man aged 31, not a member of staff, stole two...
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News from the Sai Kung Police (March 2017)

March Sai Kung police reports A paraglider lost control and crashed into a tree on the Long Ke hillsides, leaving him with serious injuries to his left arm, neck and back. The man’s friend, who...

Art month in Sai Kung

As art month descends into Hong Kong, we speak to the local artists to see what they have in store for art lovers. Peter Lo I’m relatively new to art but I love the freedom it gives me....

A Sham Chung adventure

Remote, picturesque and obscure. Sham Chung possesses a little bit of something for everyone. With its traditional hamlets and old woodlands, set in a basin ringed by rolling hills, the Sham Chung region is one...
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What’s On This Week: Wine tasting, Sai Kung Bulldogs’ Trial and more!

AUG 24 Shrewsbury International School Open House Founded in 1552, the Shrewsbury School originated from the UK is set to open a new international school near...

Government’s plan to use typhoon shelters as mooring sites revealed

Government reveals plans to use typhoon shelters as mooring sites amid chronic space shortage. Jai Rane reports. The Marine Department is considering setting up temporary...

Interview – Jack Farmer, 8 year old sports lover

Jack Farmer, an 8 year old Sai Kung boy diagnosed with Perthes Disease, has inspired his family to start a charity called Pedal Through...