Parc Canberra EC located at Canberra Link, which is a joint venture between Hoi Hup Realty and Sunway Group.
Sited at the district 27, Parc Canberra EC is situated in between two MRT stations – Canberra and Sembawang MRT stations. The former is a 5-minute walk away while the latter is an approximately 10-minute walk away.
With a tenure of 99 years commencing from 10 December 2018, the Temporary Occupation Permit (TOP) is estimated to be ready by September 2023. The official legal completion date will most likely be in September 2026.
We will start this article by showing you the key information of Parc Canberra EC at a glance, reasons why you should choose to purchase a unit, the Sembawang draft master plan 2019, the floor plans, pricing, showroom details, and developers’ background and also upside potential. Keep scrolling!
Information at a glance
|Name of property||Parc Canberra EC|
|Property developers||Hoi Hup Realty and Sunway Group|
|Tenure||99 years from 10 December 2018|
|Site area||18,040 sqm|
|Number of available units||496|
|Number of storeys||11 to 13 storeys|
|Number of car park lots||496|
Why should you choose to stay at the Parc Canberra EC?
1. Accessibility to public transports
As we’ve stated earlier, Parc Canberra EC is situated 300m walk to Canberra MRT. From Canberra MRT station, you will be five train stops to Bishan Interchange, where you can access the Circle Line to get to the train stops with the Downtown Line and North-East Line.
You will also be three stops away to Woodlands MRT station, where the long-awaited Thomson-East Coast Line is currently being constructed. By 2024, getting from the North to the East side of Singapore will be a walk in the park.
By staying at Parc Canberra EC, you will get to benefit from the new rail line developments!
The bus stops near Parc Canberra EC, specifically along Canberra Link and Sembawang Road have these buses servicing the area – 169, 169A, 117, and 883.
Bus 169 operates in two directions, from Woodlands Temporary Interchange to Ang Mo Kio Interchange and vice versa. If you take bus 169 from the bus stop right outside the condominium, you will be able to get to Yishun MRT station, Mayflower Secondary School, and Ang Mo Kio Primary School.
2. Grocery, shopping and services
The nearest shopping malls from Parc Canberra EC are Sembawang Shopping Centre and Sun Plaza.
Sembawang Shopping Centre is a less than 15-minute walk away. Giant Hypermarket located at basement one of the mall will be a good place for groceries. Some of the fashion brands you can find are Brands Outlet by TFSS, Bata, Cotton On, and Sorella. There are also several hair service providers such as Alan & Guys, Kcuts, and Myeongdong Hair Studio. You will also be able to stock up on pet suppliers at Pet Lovers Centre and visit the private clinic for your healthcare needs.
Sun Plaza is slightly further away from the property. It will take approximately 20 minutes for you to walk over to the mall which isn’t too far away, we think. NTUC Fairprice can be found at basement one for your grocery shopping. Big brand names like Watsons, Eu Yan Sang, and Miniso can be located in the mall. Sembawang Public Library is at level five.
Or you can consider taking a bus to Northpoint City, a shopping mall located at Yishun MRT station. Alternatively, a 7-minute drive from Parc Canberra EC will get you there. Northpoint City has fashion brands like G2000, Levi’s, and Uniqlo. There’s also a baby spa, Singapore Post, and various medical clinics.
3. Food options
Since we were on the topic of shopping malls, we will talk about the food options at these neighbourhood shopping malls which are convenient places to go to from Parc Canberra EC. Then, we will look into some outdoor food places you can consider.
At Sembawang Shopping Centre, you can get affordable western cuisine at Astons Specialities, BBQ and steamboat at Teng Sheng Korean BBQ, and your sweet bubble milk tea at LiHo. There are also bakeries like Polar Puffs & Cakes and PrimaDéli.
Make a trip to Sun Plaza if you want some Pontian Wanton Noodles, Toast Box, and Swensens. For fast food options, there’s McDonald’s and KFC. You can head to Kopitiam at level three for a wider range of cuisines!
As for Northpoint City, there’s Ban Heng Teochew Porridge, Big Fish Small Fish, and Central Hong Kong Café. You can also get your freshly-baked cookies from Famous Amos, burgers at Fatboy’s The Burger Bar, and icy-cold ice-cream at Gelãre.
And of course, a food paradise like Singapore will not have a lack of options when it comes to neighbourhood coffee shops. Just 210m away from Parc Canberra EC, you will find Food Village 115 at 115 Canberra Walk. Or take a turn and you will land yourself at Food Paradise (yes, the name of a coffee shop) at 120 Canberra Crescent.
On weekends when you have more time to spare, you can consider taking a bus to Chong Pang City Wet Market & Food Centre at 105 Yishun Ring Road. It will take about 20 minutes by bus and some walking. They even have a Facebook page if you want to check out the latest happenings.
Before we get carried away with the food options, let’s move on!
4. Schools and education centres nearby
For parents, we know how important it is to get your children enrolled in schools that are not just good, but also nearby your area of residence. Hence, we believe you will find this compilation of schools very useful. We will look at preschools and progressively view our way up to higher education institutes.
List of preschools within 1.5km from Parc Canberra EC:
PCF Sparkletots Preschool at 105 Canberra Street
Kindergarten @ Heritage
Global Tots Preschool – Admiralty
PCF Sparkletots Preschool at 504A Montreal Drive
MY World @ Canberra
Edelweiss Kindergarten Sembawang Presbyterian Church
Primary schools within a 2.5km radius from the property:
Sembawang Primary School
Wellington Primary School
Canberra Primary School
Endeavour Primary School
Northoaks Primary School
Xishan Primary School
Peixin Primary School
Ahmad Ibrahim Primary School
Secondary schools within 3km:
Canberra Secondary School
Sembawang Secondary School
Ahmad Ibrahim Secondary School
Northland Secondary School
Yishun Town Secondary School
Yishun Secondary School
Junior colleges within a 20-minute drive away:
Yishun Innova Junior College
Anderson Serangoon Junior College
The nearest polytechnics within a 30-minute drive are Republic Polytechnic, Nanyang Polytechnic, Temasek Polytechnic, and Ngee Ann Polytechnic.
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT@RP, SIT@TP & SIT@NP), Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore University of Social Sciences, Singapore Management University, and Nanyang Technological University are also within a 30-minute drive from the condominium.
There are already diverse options available at Sembawang Shopping Centre and since it’s so near to Parc Canberra EC, take a look at this list you can consider from:
- D’Growing Hands
- GlobalArt Sembawang
- Nanyang Educational Consultancy
- Xian Dai Education Centre (Chinese language)
- Yamaha Music
- Raiders Martial Arts Studio (coming soon!)
- The Dance Station (coming soon!)
5. Nature and leisure
There are a couple of smaller neighbourhood parks to go to if you don’t want to stay within the boundaries of Parc Canberra EC. These parks are within a 1.5km radius:
Jalan Sendudok Park
For a wider space of greenery, you can head to Yishun Neighbourhood Park, which is a 20-minute walk away or Sembawang Park, a 4-minute drive away from the property. At Sembawang Park, you can have the kids spend some playtime at the maritime-themed playground, feel the sand in between your feet at the seaside, or have a barbecue session with your friends and family members.
Or head to Sembawang Hot Spring Park along Gambas Avenue, a 4-minute drive from Parc Canberra EC. We heard that park-goers frequently have their eggs cooked boiled-style in the hot spring so bring your buckets if you’re interested to experience the fun!
There’s also a local eatery on-site to feed your empty stomachs – Sembawang Eating House.
Draft Master Plan for Sembawang (2019)
A master plan is a guide that strategizes the development of land and property in a specific area at least for the next 10 years. The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has announced the draft master plan specifically for Sembawang in 2019, which directly affects property buyers of Parc Canberra EC.
There is another EC land bided by MCC which is just next to Parc Canberra. Look out for this exciting EC. The Canberra Link parcel, which spans 16,690 square metres (sqm) in area, can accommodate up to 385 residential units. It has a maximum gross floor area of 38,387 sq m. MCC won the land bid with their offer of S$271 million, or S$558.22 per square foot per plot ratio.
Another 2 condo land bid near Canberra MRT has also been awarded. Canberra Drive (Parcel A) drew five bids, with the highest offer of nearly $129.20 million or about $644 per square foot per plot ratio (psf ppr) from Oasis Development, controlled by boutique developer JBE Holdings Group. The site can yield about 220 homes.
The Canberra Drive (Parcel B) site next door drew four bids, the highest from United Venture Development (2020), controlled by UOL Group, United Industrial Corporation and Kheng Leong Company. Their bid of $270.2 million works out to around $650 psf ppr. This site can yield about 455 homes.
Bukit Canberra (Canberra Integrated Hub)
Bukit Canberra is a less than 10-minute walk away from the Parc Canberra EC. At this integrated hub, residents can look forward to facilities like an indoor sports hall, a hawker centre, and a polyclinic. From the first half of 2020, residents of Sembawang will have a uniquely designed Bukit Canberra – an integrated sport and community hub, that will inspire them to live better. To be opened in phases, the 12-hectare hub will provide amenities such as a hawker centre, indoor and outdoor sport facilities, a polyclinic, a senior care centre, green spaces for community farming and lifestyle related amenities for the community within a lush and naturalistic environment.
Bukit Canberra is shaped around the existing terrain, highlights the hilly characteristics and lush vegetation and be integrated with the various facilities to enhance the existing greenery and biodiversity, thereby allowing users to enjoy the hub’s features in a natural setting while at the same time bringing them closer to flora and fauna.
In line with the existing vegetation on site, a forest buffer around the periphery of Bukit Canberra will be conserved. It will be planted up progressively to help it mature into a tropical secondary rainforest with thriving biodiversity, and complement the surrounding NParks Nature Ways in terms of species. Running trails of varying difficulty will pass through different landscapes throughout the hub, providing a range of experiences. The Fruit Orchard and Food Forest will showcase a variety of fruit trees and food plants, and the community will be able to grow their own plants in the community gardens.
Please click here for more info on Bukit Canberra
North South Corridor
The 21.5km NSC will better connect the Northern and Central parts of Singapore, serving motorists travelling between the city centre and towns including Woodlands, Sembawang, Yishun, Ang Mo Kio, Bishan and Toa Payoh. The contracts are worth S$954.1 million in total.
It will intersect various expressways, including the Seletar Expressway (SLE), Pan Island Expressway (PIE) and East Coast Parkway (ECP).
Expected to be completed by 2026, the NSC will include bus lanes and cycling trunk routes.
JTC Food Hub @ Senoko
How does a food hub sound? This seven-storey hub will gather all small and medium-sized food businesses in the same building so you can enjoy an array of yummy delicacies. JTC Food Hub @ Senoko is a 10-minute drive from Parc Canberra EC.
Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL)
When the Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) is fully constructed in 2024, you will be able to conveniently get to Outram Park and Marine Parade with shorter commute time periods.
Parc Canberra EC’s site plan and facilities
Here’s an overview of Parc Canberra EC before we take a closer look at the facilities this property offers.
Upon entering the arrival zone, you will be greeted with the grand drop-off plaza and entrance reflective pool. Blocks one and three are situated right at the entrance, facing the 50m infinity pool, cabana deck, and BBQ & teppanyaki pavilion.
In the active zone, you will find the gym, steam room, and yoga deck with views of the 50m infinity pool, spa pool, and lounge. Walk past the pool lounge and you will be in the family zone in front of blocks seven and nine, where the family pool, fun pool with kids’ water play, and sun deck is at.
Blocks nine and 11 are the closest buildings from the side gate. Enter the side gate along Canberra Link and you will land yourself at The Barn where several rooms can be used – media room, kids’ party room, function room, and study room.
Residents can also look forward to the fitness and nature zones to access the multi-purpose court, gardens, and jogging trails.
Parc Canberra EC’s floor plans
Interestingly, Parc Canberra EC’s floor plans start with two-bedroom + study type and progressing up to five-bedroom + utility + yard types. We will take a look at them sequentially, shall we?
Parc Canberra EC’s two-bedroom + study type
There’s only one type of 2-bedroom + study unit, at 829 sqft.
Parc Canberra EC’s three-bedroom types
Parc Canberra EC’s three-bedroom + utility / + yard types
Parc Canberra EC’s four-bedroom + utility + yard types
Parc Canberra EC’s five-bedroom + utility + yard types
Parc Canberra EC’s Pricing
|Type||Size from (sqft)||Property price from (SGD)|
|3-bedroom + utility||926||$962K|
|3-bedroom + utility + yard||947||$998K|
|4-bedroom + utility + yard||1152||$1223K|
|5-bedroom + utility + yard||1453||SOLD OUT|
A significant number of unit types have already been sold out. Get in touch with us for the latest pricing and information today!
The showroom for Parc Canberra EC is situated near to the actual development along Canberra Link. Drop us a quick WhatsApp message to book an appointment with us.
What you need to know about Parc Canberra EC’s developers
Hoi Hup Realty Pte Ltd
Hoi Hup Realty was established since 1983 and here are some of their past projects:
- Rivercove Residences
- Hundred Palms Residences
- Sophia Hills
- The Whitley Residences
- 322 High Holborn London
Their team consists of experienced engineers and they are committed to building units that meet the demands of modern house owners. You can expect not just high quality and international standards but practically-designed properties.
In June 2019, they were awarded the BCI Asia Top Ten Developers Award. Hoi Hup Realty has received the honours for three consecutive years, which is a true reflection of their great standards for quality, value, and innovation.
Sunway Developments Pte Ltd
Founded in 2004, its parent organization is Sunway Holdings Berhad and they belong to a big umbrella called Sunway Group following a merger in 2011. Their past projects include:
- Sunway Palazzio
- Kiara Hills
- Sunway SPK Damansara
- Sunway Vivaldi
- Sunway Eastwood
- Sunway Montana
Sunway Group specializes in real estate, construction, education, healthcare, retail and hospitality.
They have also recently won several awards including the Company of the Year in the Conglomerate category at the CSR Malaysia Awards 2019, 3G Sustainability of Performance Award 2019 by Cambridge IFA at the 4th Good Global Governance Awards 2019, and Platinum status in the Best Environmental Excellence Award category and the Best Country Award for Overall CSR Excellence for Malaysia at the 11th Annual Global CSR Summit and Awards 2019.
If you would like to explore all ECs eg Piermont Grand EC or OLA EC which are existing EC, and upcoming EC, you can bookmark or subscribe your interest and we would inform you and send u first hand info. After OLA, next EC that would be launching in 2021, would be Parc Central Residences EC in Tampines follow by Provence Residence EC in Canberra and last one would be Parc Greenwich EC.
Is this a detailed analysis of Parc Canberra EC?
Yes! You can expect to find a range of important information pertaining to the development.
Do you have the site plan?
We have both the site and floor plans in this article.
Where is Parc Canberra EC located?
It is located along Canberra Link.