Taman Tumbina Bintulu was established
in late 1990 by the Bintulu Development Authority (BDA),
statutory body of the Sarawak State Government.
It was officially opened to the public 2nd August 1991.
Tumbina is situated at the Tanjong Batu Recreational
Area, about 5 km from the Bintulu town centre.
The area is about 57 hectares and was declared a Special
Area under the Public Parks And Greens Ordinance, 1993
on the 17th June 1993.
Since the beginning, Tumbina has been called many a
name such as
· Mini Zoo (1990 - early 1991)
· Taman Burung (1991)
· Taman Hidupan Liar (mid 1991 - 1993)
· Taman Tumbina Bintulu (early 1993 till today)