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Around The Area

Here are some food places and other amenities around the area.


Hawker and street fare

Fast food

  • McDonald's at Lavender MRT
  • Chic-A-Boo, KFC, McDonald's, MOS Burger, Ordinary Burgers, PastaMania, Pizza Hut, Popeyes, Saizeriya, Stuff'd, Subway, and Wingstop at City Square Mall



(See also: Meng's Map of Third Wave Coffee



  • PZO Printing, Blk 803 King George's Avenue. SGD 0.20 per A4 print.

HackerspaceSG also has a black-and-white laser printer and colour ink printer for low-volume printing.

Postal services

The closest postbox is at Jalan Besar Community Centre, along Jellicoe Road. There is another one at Lavender MRT, outside MRT station entrance A, near the taxi stand.

Postage can be bought at the SAM machine at Lavender MRT on the concourse level, near the DBS ATM.

Closest post office locations:

  1. Crawford, Beach Road, near the Army Market and Golden Mile Food Centre
  2. City Square Mall, 180 Kitchener Rd #B2-33, City Square Mall, Singapore 208539

Closest POPStation:

  1. Kitchener Complex
  2. Aperia Mall
  3. City Square Mall


Running track

Just south of the space there is an awesome walkway to the Marina Bay Sands Helix bridge. Approximately 7km there and back!


Jalan Besar Swimming Complex is next to the North Entrance of the Jalan Besar Stadium, less than five minutes' walk away. Admission for adults is SGD 1.00 on weekdays and SGD 1.30 on weekends.

The swimming complex is closed when it rains. Call 62939058 in advance to ask if they are open. This saves you 10 minutes in case it is closed as a precaution for lightning strikes.

Fitness Corner

For those who wants to use static stations at a fitness corner for exercises like pull-ups, a fitness corner can be found at the third level open spaces between blocks 807 and 806 across the Jalan Besar Stadium.