The Sustainable Singapore Gallery at Marina Barrage invites you to Out Of The Blue where you will learn about life underwater, the importance of water, and how you can play a part in conserving it.

📅 24 Sep 2023
⏰ 9am – 6pm
📍 Marina Barrage

Out Of The Blue is an event packed with various engaging activities including games, workshops, and storytelling. Out Of The Blue focuses on educating people more about our waters and practising upcycling.

Out of the Blue Marina Barrage

Here are some of the exciting games and activities you can look forward to at Out Of The Blue 2023:

  • Ocean Odyssey (Gallery Activities)

    Visit the Sustainable Singapore Gallery where a series of fun activities will show you a glimpse of life underwater!

  • Ocean Encounter

    Discover various marine creatures and plants through an Augmented Reality experience!

  • Water Warriors

    Singapore is known to be one of the most water-stressed countries globally. Find out more about the Singapore Water Story!

  • The Ocean Clean-Up

    Blow up and get rid of harmful pollutants from the ocean in this game!

  • The Ocean Invaders

    With the volume of plastic pollution on the rise, many animals and even human health are affected. Learn how to protect the ocean from the plastic pollutants through this activity!

  • Trash to Treasure

    Single-use PET water bottles are regularly discarded after use. Rediscover the use of these bottles through a fun workshop!

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Interactive Storytelling for Children

⏰ 2pm -2.30pm, and 2.30pm-3pm
📍 Sustainable Singapore Gallery, Screening Room

Join us for an interactive storytelling performance about a hermit crab embarking on a journey to find a new shell!

Mimic Kai the Turtle

⏰ 3pm – 3.30pm / 3.30pm – 4pm

How well do you know about “life under water”? Follow Kai the Turtle to find out more about marine life!


⏰ 2pm-6pm
📍 Outside Sustainable Singapore Gallery

Transform ordinary waste into works of art and uncover your creativity with UnTrash! Check out the upcycling stations and explore how you can incorporate upcycling habits into various everyday items to repurpose them.

  • Eggshell Art

    Think of the sand art we used to do as kids at the malls, but with a twist. Use eggshells to create your very own artwork!

  • Coconut Husk Planter

    Bring home a unique planter that can be used to grow your plants, or as a sustainable gift for your loved ones!

  • Coffee Ground Painting

    Bring out your inner Van Gogh by painting an art piece using coffee grounds!

  • Upcycled Plastic Bottle Flower

    Showcase your innovative and artistic talent by transforming used plastic bottles into decorative flowers.

This event is in collaboration with the Great Green Run.

To find out more about Out Of The Blue and sign up for Life Under The Ocean, visit here.

Mid-Autumn Festival falls on 29 September this year. Remember to check out our list of Best Mooncakes and Best Bak Kwa in Singapore 2023.

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Looking for what to do during the mid-autumn festival? Read Mid Autumn Festival 2023 Events in Singapore.

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