Clusia Cove: Water Play With A Beach And Tides At Jurong Lake Gardens

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Named after clusia plants such as the Balsam Apple, Clusia Cove at Jurong Lake Gardens’ Lakeside Garden is a self-contained water eco-system. It is also where you will find a tidal play pond that offers families and children a fun water play area at Jurong Lake Gardens.

Clusia Cove, Water and Sand Play
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Wetland Ecosystem

Eco Pond at Clusia Cove, Jurong Lake Gardens.
Eco Pond at Clusia Cove, Jurong Lake Gardens.

Clusia Cove is located at the northern end of Lakeside Garden at Jurong Lake Gardens. It consists of a series of ponds that mimic a wetland ecosystem.

Cleansing biotope pond at Clusia Cove.
Cleansing biotope pond at Clusia Cove.

Water circulates around an eco-pond, a cleansing biotope and tidal pool with sand play area with plants and the substrate playing a role in keeping the water clean. An underground ultraviolet room also helps to disinfect the water circulating around Clusia Cove.

Water Play Area at Jurong Lake Gardens – Tidal Pool & Sand Play

Families at Clusia Cove's Tidal Pool
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At the tidal pool, families and children can wade into the 30 cm deep water and experience the movement of water.

Water Play Area at Jurong Lake Gardens - Tidal Pool
Tidal Pool Water Play Area.

Water channels at Clusia Cove water play areaFrom the tidal pool, the water flows on towards the sand play area.

At this section of the Jurong Lake Gardens water play area, the water flows through a series of channels created by mini islands and rock outcrops.

Children interacting with tidal gates.
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There are tidal gates that allow children to experience controlling the flow of water.

Sand play at Clusia Cove, Jurong Lake Gardens
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A little “beach” or sand play area sits beside the water.

Water Play Operating Hours at Clusia Cove

The water play area at Clusia Cove operates from 8 am to 7 pm, Tuesday to Sunday. It is not in operation every Monday, except public holidays.

Amenities at Clusia Cove

Fusion Spoon restaurant at Clusia Cove, Jurong Lake Gardens.
Fusion Spoon restaurant at Clusia Cove, Jurong Lake Gardens.

Other facilities located at Clusia Cove include toilets and vending machines. The Fusion Spoon restaurant is also located at Clusia Cove, overlooking the Eco-pond.

Northern boardwalks at Lakeside Garden.
Northern boardwalks at Lakeside Garden.

A short distance away from Clusia Cove are boardwalks that provide splendid views of the waters of Jurong Lake.

The closest car park to Clusia Cove is the Lakeside Garden’s North Car Park.

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