When a friend came for a visit and
had a feel of the herbwalk, he immediately decided to sponsor his
daughter's school excursion tour stopover at Herbwalk.
For our first secondary school herbwalk we had an 45 minutes
introduction to Traditional Malay Medicine and our research activities
followed by herbwalk in the garden.
However, we have decided to add more to the walk than just the garden.
Starts at 8:30 am and ends at 10:30 am
Breakfast/Hi-Tea - 30 minutes
Breakfast/Hi-tea is served on the
Balai and students will sit cross-legged on the floor to experience the
traditional kampong style which not many remembers today. Food served
will be those consumed by a Malay family traditionally for
B - Introduction to
Traditional Malay Medicine - 15 min
Dr. Ghani will introduce the students to the world of Traditional Malay
Medicine and the importance of understanding the principles of
formulations and the urgency of preserving and conserving our medicinal
C - Herbwalk in my
Garden - 30 minutes
Dr. Ghani will introduce the students to the world of Plants and the
wonders that lies within. Students will be taken around the grounds of
Herbwalk to showcase some of the more than 600 different plants. They
will also be introduced to the mangrove forest which happens to be the
backyard of Herbwalk.
D - Hands on clay at Abang Adil's
Pottery work - 30 minutes
Students will be given time to
spend with Abang Adil and learn about his pottery work. He may even
allow them to get their hands dirty toying with his lump of clay.
RM 15.00 per student
Available : By appointment
Attire : School uniform looks very nice on students. A symbol of pride,
discipline and honour.
Minimum: 20 students
Maximum : 40 students
Languages: Arabic, English,
Indonesian, Japanese and Malay
Rate Includes: Breakfast/Hi-Tea
plus mineral water to take along while on herbwalk.
|Dr. Tusirin the sponsor of the
first herbwalk with secondary school students.
served in style and elegance
|Students and teachers alike
enjoying their nasi kuning
the Traditional Malay Medicinal Heritage
|Even weeds are of use in
|And one for the album