Our Banyan Tree
The banyan tree was planted by a student leader of the Gardening Club, Mr. Laurance WU Tsing Why (吳清淮)in 1965 under the supervision of the teacher founder of SGSS Gardening Club Mr. LIU Yuk Wah (廖煜華老師). Mr. LIU started a course on “Growing of Plants” in late 1965.
The Commemorative Plaque (2006)
To celebrate the 45th Anniversary of SGSS, a plaque was made to commemorate the banyan tree planting event in 1965. Mr. Laurance WU was invited to unveil the commemorative plaque on Speech Day, 1 Dec. 2006.
The text on the Commemorative Plaque
The banyan tree-planter & Guest of Honour for the Plaque Unveiling Ceremony Mr. WU Tsing Why (centre right) and his teacher adviser Mr. LIU Yuk Wah (in grey suit) with the official party after the Unveiling Ceremony on 1 Dec. 2006.
Pathway leading to the banyan tree on the right
The tree on a sunny day in 2014