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Roots.gov.sg’s first-ever virtual treasure hunt brings you on an adventure through its pages. Solve clues to find hidden coins for a chance to win a tablet worth $1,099 each week. You better hurry—the hunt ends at 11.59 p.m. on Wednesday, 31 March!
T&Cs apply. Read more here: go.gov.sg/heritagehuntertnc

Clue #1

An exclusive site first on Duxton Hill,
where many well-funded alliances were built.

Your treasure awaits.

How to play:

1) This is your first clue. Now, search Roots.gov.sg for the page that holds the answer to your clue. Hint: Think keywords and make full use of the search function on the site.

2) How will you know you’re on the right track? Look for a golden coin at the bottom of the page. Click it and your second clue will pop up.

3) This clue will lead you to another page. Click the coin on that page for your third and final clue. Solve this clue to find the treasure chest.

4) Click on the treasure chest and fill in your details for a chance to win!