The Commodore @ Canberra

The Commodore at Canberra, an upcoming new launch at Canberra Condo developed by JBE sited at the district 27, launching soon in Q3 2021. The Commodore parcel A, which spans 13,315.3 m2  in area, can accommodate up to 220 residential units. JBE won the land bid with Parcel A attracted five bids, with Oasis Development submitting the top bid of $129.2 million or $644 psf ppr). Parcel B fetched four bids, with UOL-controlled United Venture Development (2020) placing the highest bid of $270.2 million or $650 psf ppr.

The Commodore parcel A


The Commodore at Canberra is a about 2-minute walk to Canberra MRT. It has a total of 220 units. It has a basement carpark and full condo facility.

Nearby amenities, eateries, entertainment and shopping malls are conveniently located minutes walk away. The Commodore Residents will enjoy the convenience of new amenities such as Canberra Plaza, a newly neighbourhood centre comprising shops, a supermarket, a food court, enrichment centres, as well as a childcare centre and education centre.

With a tenure of 99 years commencing from 9 march 2020, the Temporary Occupation Permit (TOP) is estimated to be ready 2025.


Information at a glance

Name of property The Commodore
Address Canberra Drive
Property developers JBE
District 27
Tenure 99 years from 9 Mar 2020
Site area 13,315.3 m2
Number of available units 220
Number of storeys 5th storey
Number of car park lots 220

The Commodore at Canberra location

The Commodore location map

Why should you choose to stay at The Commodore at Canberra?

1. Accessibility to public transports

Train stations

As we’ve stated earlier, The Commodore at Canberra is situated 200m 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 The Commodore at Canberra, you will get to benefit from the new rail line developments!

Thomson-East Coast Line

Bus services

The bus stops near The Commodore at Canberra, specifically along Canberra Drive 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. Bukit Canberra

Bukit Canberra is a 5 min stroll to The Commodore at Canberra. At this integrated hub, The Commodore residents can look forward to facilities like an indoor sports hall, a hawker centre, and a polyclinic, a senior care centre, green spaces for community farming and lifestyle related amenities for the community within a lush and naturalistic environment. From the first half of 2020, The Commodore residents will have a uniquely integrated sport and community hub, which is to be opened in phases. .

Bukit Canberra Bird Eye View
Bukit Canberra Bird Eye View

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 National Parks 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.

Bukit Canberra butterfly garden
Bukit Canberra butterfly garden

Please click here for more info on Bukit Canberra

3. North South Corridor

The Commodore residents will enjoy the benefit of The North South Corridor (NSC) which is Singapore’s longest Transit Priority Corridor, featuring dedicated bus lanes, cycling trunk routes and pedestrian paths, to serve public bus commuters, active mobility users and pedestrians. Once completed, it will directly connect the Northern region and the city centre. The NorthSouth Corridor spanning 21.5 km, connects the city to the northern region is now targeted to be completed by 2026

The corridor will also alleviate traffic on the CTE and major arterial roads such as Thomson and Marymount Road.

Designed to support our car-lite vision, the corridor provides a refreshing commuting experience for bus commuters. With dedicated and continuous bus lanes coupled with bus priority signals, bus commuters will be expected to save an average of 10 to 15 minutes of travel time.

Active mobility users and pedestrians will also benefit from NSC, through the cycling trunk routes and pedestrian paths. These will link with the Park Connector Network and local cycling paths within HDB towns along the entire corridor, enhancing connectivity for active mobility users and pedestrians.

For more info, please refer here.

4. Grocery, shopping and services

The Commodore residents can either walk to new Canberra Plaza opposite, or take 1 train ride to NorthPoint City a mega shopping mall or 2 min stroll to Sembawang Shopping Centre.

Sembawang Shopping Centre is about 2-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 10 min walk for The Commodore residents and they can find NTUC Fairprice, Watsons, Eu Yan Sang etc can be located in the mall.

Or you can consider taking 1 mrt ride to Northpoint City, a shopping mall located at Yishun MRT station. Alternatively, a 5-minute drive from The Commodore condo 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.

5. Food options

The Commodore residents will find Food Village 115 at 115 Canberra Walk and Food Paradise at 120 Canberra Crescent and also newly open cafe, A&W and food court in Canberra Plaza.

The Commodore residents 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 which can be found in Sembawang shopping Centre.

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. There are both Kopitam and FoodFare at Sembawang mrt.

There are many choices for food if u were to take a train down to Yishun, which is 1 stop away from The Commodore and only 10 min drive to Chong Pang City Wet Market & Food Centre.

6. Schools and education centres nearby

Canberra Primary School

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 Canberra Condo :

  • E-Bridge Pre-School

  • 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

  • Frobel Preschool

  • Skool4Kidz Preschool

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

  • Chongfu 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.

Education centers

There are already diverse options available at Sembawang Shopping Centre and since it’s so near to Canberra Condo, take a look at this list you can consider from:

  • D’Growing Hands
  • GlobalArt Sembawang
  • Heguru
  • Nanyang Educational Consultancy
  • Xian Dai Education Centre (Chinese language)
  • Yamaha Music
  • Raiders Martial Arts Studio (coming soon!)
  • The Dance Station (coming soon!)

7. 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 Canberra Condo. These parks are within a 1.5km radius:

  • Montreal Green

  • Jalan Sendudok Park

  • Legundi 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 Canberra Condo. 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 will affect Canberra Residents.

Land Bid

There are another 2 condo land bid near Canberra MRT which have 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 Commodore Parcel A land bid Price

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.

The Watergardens Parcel B land bid

Property consultants estimate that the selling prices of the two Canberra Drive parcels to be in the range of $1,400 psf average. At the bid price, both parcels should achieve breakeven at a cost of $1,140psf.
Both sites are close to the recently opened Canberra MRT Station on the North-South Line, and amenities such as Sembawang Shopping Centre and Canberra Plaza.

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 Canberra Condo.

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.

Thomson-East Coast Line

The Commodore Site plan

Here’s an overview of Canberra Condo before we take a closer look at the facilities this property offers.


The Commodore  floor plans

The Commodore Condo has 1 bedroom to 5 bedroom to cater to different family size and need. Check out here for more floor plan details

The Commodore One-bedroom types


The Commodore  Two-bedroom types


The Commodore  three-bedroom types


The Commodore four-bedroom types


The Commodore Five-bedroom types


The Commodore cost per square feet (PSF)

The estimated price is around $1,400per square feet (PSF).

The Commodore Pricing

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Showflat Details

The showroom for The Commodore is situated near to the actual development along Canberra Drive. Showflat is via appointment. Drop us a quick WhatsApp message to book an appointment with us.

What you need to know about JBE developers

Established in 2004, JBE has delivered a broad portfolio of private, executive condominium and landed housing developments, including The Luxe in prime District 9, Signature at Yishun and The Oasis of The North in Sembawang.

As one of Singapore’s leading private property developers with more than 15 years of experience in residential and mixed-use developments, we are committed to enriching the lives of homeowners through sustainable and quality home concepts, and strongly believe in bringing to market leading property innovations, while preserving the rich Singapore heritage behind each development.



Is this a detailed analysis of can JBE canberra condo?

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 JBE Canberra Condo located?

It is located along Canberra Link.



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