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Kami dari Pulau (We are from the Pulau)

by Orang Laut SG
15, 22 May • 01:30pm • West Coast Park

Held at West Coast Park, this guided tour will be hosted by Firdaus Sani, an Orang Pulau/Laut descendant to bring light to lesser-known stories from the community and its traditions, accompanied by a little afternoon snack.

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Kami dari Pulau (We are from the Pulau)
Dates & Time: 
Sun, 15 May | 1.30pm to 2.30pm | https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/323891878327

Sun, 15 May | 3.00pm to 4.00pm | https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/324508783507
Sun, 22 May | 1.30pm to 2.30pm | https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/323907364647

Sun, 22 May | 3.00pm to 4.00pm | https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/324516456457

 

Venue: West Coast Park
Fee: $10 per pax

 

Explore one of the significant places for the Orang Pulau community; West Coast Park. Also known as Pasir Panjang, it is the only place that collectively berths the sampans of the active members who used to live in the southern islands. This guided tour will be hosted by Firdaus Sani, an Orang Pulau/Laut descendant to bring light to lesser-known stories from the community and its traditions, accompanied by a little afternoon snack.

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Orang Laut SG

Orang Laut SG aims to reclaim the narratives of Singapore’s southern islands, such as Pulau Semakau – through personal anecdotes, beliefs, folklore and traditions of its former islanders. Its cultural preservation efforts include documenting oral histories and the introduction of Orang Laut cuisine in Singapore.

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