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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...

Long Keng’s battle with developers

Ongoing disputes between developers and villagers in Long Keng have recently taken a turn for the worse, with “various veiled threats, vandalism to cars owned by the villagers and abusive posts by ‘ghost’ Facebook...

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...
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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...

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...
High Island Reservoir

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...

Save Hoi Ha’s corals

Recent results of a research conducted by Li Po Chun United World College of Hong Kong (LPCUWC) together with the World Wildlife Foundation (WWF) shows the continued degradation of the coral reef in Hoi...

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...

Chinese New Year 101

Callum Wiggins explores the traditions of the festival.  Like major festivals the world over, Lunar New Year has its own set of traditions – things to do, eat, wear and adorn the home during the celebration. Take the...

New art gallery in Clearwater Bay home

Sai Kung welcomed its very own art gallery - coming in the form of Helen Smeaton’s beautiful home, located along Siu Hang Hau Road in Clear Water Bay. The unconventional concept aims to make...

Trashzilla sighted on Repulse Bay beach

Last month, over 800 local children and volunteers teamed together as part of Kids Ocean Day to form an image of Hong Kong’s trash monster “Lap Sap Chung”, or Trashzilla, on Repulse Bay Beach....

Sai Kung Art and About returns

Building on the success of their last event in March, local artist Tony Cheng and the Sai Kung District Council will be bringing Sai Kung Art and About again this December. After four years...

Taking the PCCW

Simon Parry invites Sai Kung residents to unleash their frustration on PCCW’s dropping broadband connection. A Third World service at a First World price: that’s one of the more publishable verdicts from Sai Kung residents...

People of Sai Kung Old Town

The people and places.  Mak Sing-yin - The Tin Man I have lived in Sai Kung since 1952. I am 99 years old la. Tin is very easy to make, which is why I chose to...

PCCW HKT’s message to Sai Kung

Defiant telecom giant gives customers a PCCW of its mind, writes Simon Parry PCCW HKT has delivered a blunt message to the Sai Kung Magazine readers who bombarded them with complaints about poor service and appalling download speeds: you can have...
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Ask the vet: brushing your dog’s teeth and more

Q. "Treats: how much is too much for my dog?"  Food treats are excellent rewards when used correctly in training, to reward good and appropriate behaviour...

News from the Sai Kung Police (February 2018)

Chief Inspector Daniel Tsang reports on the recent cases in Sai Kung. A crane truck lost a wheel while driving up a hill on February...

Sai Kung’s guide to Valentine’s dining

You don't have to travel far for a romantic night out with your loved one Chez Raymond de Paris If you held back from looking out...