Sai Kung’s progress report

With Sai Kung already packed at weekends, Hazel Knowles seeks an update on the projects that will bring in yet more people. It’s midday on a sunny Sunday and Sai Kung is heaving. The car...

Developers take Tai Tan

Residents lose the battle against the bulldozers in Tai Tan, the last village in Sai Kung Country Park, as government plays the “indigenous” card. A year-long battle to stop a rural backwater in Sai Kung...

Private golf club replaces rural Pak Kong in Sai Kung

 Construction has already begun on a new petrol station. Tall towers, 100 new apartments and a petrol station are turning rural Pak Kong into an eyesore, writes Tim Ma. Sai Kung residents are up in arms...

Carol and Carol tackle Sai Kung’s recycling problem

Fed up with the problem of overflowing recycling bins, Sai Kung residents Carol Biddel and Carol Ho have taken it upon themselves to start Sai Kung Recycling Day. The aim of the monthly recycling...

Go clean a beach

Nissa Marion thinks its time to get stuck in. Hong Kongers have expressed frustration with the copious amounts of plastic and trash washing up on our shores. I would like to offer one solution. Go...
sai kung traffic

Hiram’s Highway… to hell

  The widening of Hiram’s Highway has achieved a near-mythical status since the project was proposed almost a decade ago. Well, the wheels are turning. Some 1,500 trees are being felled to make way for extra lanes between Clear Water Bay Road and...

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...

Supermarket flux in Sai Kung

Stephen Vines takes a closer look into Sai Kung's supermarket shuffle. So, the biggest supermarket in the middle of Sai Kung town has closed. Apparently even Wellcome, a subsidiary company of the mighty Jardine group,...

Sai Kung musings: stray cattles, restaurant closures and more

Journalist/broadcaster Stephen Vines takes a local look into Sai Kung Stop the moaning about winter The Hong Kong winter is truly something to behold (unless, of course, you have experienced a ‘real’ winter). Many things about...

14-year-old raises $78k for Sai Kung Stray Friends

In just over a month, 14-year-old Ansh Sahay has raised over $78,000 for Sai Kung Stray Friends (SKSF). Due to financial instability, SKSF was facing a difficult decision: whether it was viable to stay...

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Readers’ Choice Awards 2018: the results

You voted and we counted, it's time to reveal the best of Sai Kung! Best restaurant: The Conservatory Best new restaurant: Momentai Best seafood restaurant: Chun...

What’s on in August

Throughout August Ocean Park Summer “Carnimal” A “wild” take on the classic carnival, featuring Caribbean beats and Brazilian acts and animal-themed parades EVERY hour. Entry included...

Where to watch the FIFA World Cup final in Sai Kung

Make sure you get your front row seats to the France Vs Croatia final Sunday night at 11pm! Momentai Kiosk 1 Waterfront, Wai Man Road, Sai...