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Sail Wakatobi 2011

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Here is a list of some of the events and activities being planned for Sail Wakatobi 2011:

  • APKASI Seminar
  • Coral Triangle Initiative (CTI) Costal Mayors Roundtable Meeting
  • Aeromodelling Event
  • Youth Movement Beach & Sea Clean Up Events
  • Underwater Photography Competition
  • Naval Voluntary Social Event
  • 1000 Bikes Wakatobi Tour
  • Internatioanl Environmental Film Festival
  • Wakatobi Photo Exhibition
  • Sail Wakatobi-Belitong Opening Ceremony
  • Yacht Rally
  • Official Opening Ceremony for the ‘School for Marine Protected Area Management’
  • Local Arts and Cultural Festival
  • 17th August Independance Day underwater ceremony
  • Underwater Wedding
  • Watersports and Activities Competition
Map of Wakatobi Islands; Wangi-Wangi, Kaledupa, Tomia & Binongko

Event Details:

APKASI Seminar
Date/Time:                      27 - 30 May 2011
Place:                              Patuno Resort Wakatobi
Participants:                    Association of Regents
Attended/Opened by:       APKASI Chairman
Agenda:                           Prelude to the CTI Costal
                                      Roundtable Meeting meeting for
                                      Wakatobi Charter II, concerning;
                                      Food Stability,Climate Change &   
                                      Alternative Energy
Responsibility:                 APKASI & Local Wakatobi

Coral Triangle Initiative (CTI) Costal Mayors Roundtable Meeting
Date/Time:                       16 - 20 May 2011
Place:                               Patuno Resort Wakatobi
Participants:                     Association of Regents from the 6
                                       Coral Triangle Initiative Countries,
                                       Donor Agencies, UCLG Asia –
                                       Pacific, UN Habitat & others
Attended/Opened by:       Indonesian Minister of Marine
                                       Management & Fisheries
Agenda:                           Commitment to Wakatobi Charter
                                       II, concerning; Food Stability,
                                       Climate Change & Alternative
Responsibility:                  USAID, KKP, APKASI & Local
                                       Wakatobi Government

Aeromodelling Event
Date/Time:                     October 2011
Place:                              Matahora Aeromodelling Airfield
Participants:                    National Aeromodelling Organisation
Attended/Opened by:       Head of the Central Aeromodelling
Agenda:                           Aeromodelling Attractions (planes
                                       & helicopters)            
Responsibility:                  Aeromodelling Organisation (FASI)
                                       & Local Wakatobi Government

Youth Movement Beach & Sea Clean Up Events
Date/Time:                      16 -19 July 2011
Place:                              Throughout the Wakatobi Regency
                                       (Incl. Waha, Patuno, Sousu, &
                                       Wanci bathcaves, Pangulubelo
                                       harour, Mola Bajo Village, Hoga
                                       Beach, Sombano (on Kaledupa
                                       Island), Onemai Beach & Usuku
                                       Beach (on Tomia Island)
Participants:                     National Youth Movement, Bahari
                                       Youths, Sail Participants, and all
                                       local communities.
Attended/Opened by:       Regent of the Wakatobi Recency
Agenda:                           Environmental and Social Voluntary
Responsibility:                  Local Wakatobi Government

Underwater Photography Competition
Date/Time:                        5 - 9 July 2011
Place:                                All dive sites around the Wakatobi
                                        Regency (Hoga)
Participants:                      International
Attended/Opened by:         Indonesian Minister of Culture &
Competition Categories:     Macro & Wide Angle
Agenda:                            Will be implemented between 5 - 9
                                        July. Results will be announced on 
                                        17 August. Photos can be
                                        submitted straight to the
                                        committee, for judgment by the
                                        judges. Prizes to be won.   
Responsibility:                  Governor of Southeast Sulawesi,
                                        Ministry of culture and tourism, &
                                        Local Wakatobi Government.
Download Forms:


Naval Voluntary Social Event
Date/Time:                        15-19 July 2011
Place/Route:                     Wangi-Wangi – Ereke – Wawonii –
                                        Raha – Bau-Bau - Kabaena
Participants:                      Local community
Agenda:                            Free mass treatments, free
                                        operations (circumsisions, hare-lip
                                         operations, cataract operations),
                                         health & religion classes, repairing
                                         and developing infrastructure
Supported by:                     KRI Dr. Suharso, awaiting
                                         confirmation from the Indonesian
                                         Navy regarding the attendance of
                                        the ship; ‘Kapal Negara Sahabat’
Responsibility:                   Governor of Southeast Sulawesi,
                                        Navy, Ministry of Helath, & Local
                                        Wakatobi Government.

1000 Bikes Wakatobi Tour
Date/Time:                         16 July 2011
Place:                                 Jakarta (Saturday) and Southern
                                          Wangi-Wangi (Longa – Liya)
Participants:                       Central & Local government
                                         departments, Sail Participants, &
                                         the public
Attended/Opened by:         Indonesian Minister of Sport
Agenda:                             Implementation starts in Jakarta
                                        (Saturday Bike) and prize draw
                                         winners will be invited to ‘Bike
                                         Tour Wakatobi’
Responsibility:                   Governor of Southeast Sulawesi,
                                        Ministry of Sport, & Local
                                        Wakatobi Government

Internatioanl Environmental Film Festival
Date/Time:                         October 2011
Place:                                 Wangi-Wangi
Participants:                       International
Attended/Opened by:         Indonesian Minister of Culture &
Film Category:                    Documentaries about the
                                         environment & conservation
Responsibility:                    Garin Nugroho (set film) & Local
                                         Wakatobi Government

Wakatobi Photo Exhibition
Date/Time:                        15 -16 July 2011
Place:                                 Gedung Wanita, Wangi-Wangi
Participants:                       K/L/I/D & the public
Attended/Opened by:          Mayor of the Wakatobi Regency
Exhibition:                          Photographs displaying the
                                         natural beauty and culture of the

Responsibility:                    Local Wakatobi Government

Sail Wakatobi-Belitong Opening Ceremony
Date/Time:                        27 August 2011
Place:                                Wanci Ferry Harbour     
Participants:                       K/L/I/D & the public
Attended/Opened by:         President of Indonesia
Agenda:                             Speeches, arts & cultural
                                         attractions, traditional   
                                         festivities, releasing
                                         of baby turtles event.

Yacht Rally
  • Flag off Darwin 23 July 2011
  • Arrive in Kupang 27 July, and in Saumlaki 26 July 2011
  • Passing by 21 Regencies and Towns/Cities
  • Yacht Race Route: Darwin - Saumlaki – Ambon - Wakatobi
  • Participants from many different countries, expected to be 120 yatchs
  • Participants from Indonesia;Kapal Pengawas KKP Akar Bahar & KRI Arung Samudera
        from the Indonesian Navy
  • It is hoped that other Indonesian Participants will also be involved

Official Opening Ceremony for the ‘School for Marine Protected Area Management’
Date/Time:                             27 August 2011
Place:                                     Matahora Village, South
Participants:                            K/L/I/D and the public
Attended/Opened by:              President of Indonesia
Agenda:                                  Speeches and cultural
Responsibility:                        Government of Southeast
                                             Sulawesi, Indonesian Republic
                                             Secretary, & Home Office

Local Arts and Cultural Festival
Date/Time:                         16 July 2011
                                          (after Ashar Prayers)
Place:                                  Lapangan Merdeka,
Participants:                         K/L/I/D. Sail Participants,
                                           Cultural Community members,
                                           and the public.
Attended/Opened by:           Indonesian Minister of Culture &
Agenda:                               A range of cultural festivities,
                                           traditional dance and a mass
                                           breaking the Ramada fast.

17th August Independance Day underwater ceremony
Date/Time:                          17 August 2011
Place:                                  Sombu Dive Site (Wangi-Wangi)
Participants:                        Sail participants, the Navy, 
                                          PolAirud & the public
Attended/Opened by:           Indonesian Minister of KKP
Agenda:                               Raising of the Indonesian flag
                                           underwater (National Television)
Responsibility:                     Governor of Southeast Sulawesi,
                                          DAN LANAL Kendari, & Local
                                          Wakatobi Government

Underwater Wedding
Date/Time:                         24 August 2011 (after 1pm)
Place:                                 Sombu Dive Site, Wangi-Wangi
Participants:                       Sail Participants, International &
                                          National Public
Responsibility:                     Local Wakatobi Government
Download Forms:

Watersports and Activities Competition
Date/Time:                        26 August 2011
Place:                                Waha Beach/Sombu
Participants:                      National & Local Government Departments, Sail
                                        Participants, and the public.       
Attended/Opened by:        Indonesian Minister of Sport
Agenda:                            Rowing Races, Swimming Races,
                                        Winners will be determined
                                        based on the fastest to reach the
                                        finish line.
Responsibility:                   Governor of Southeast Sulawesi,
                                        Ministry of Sport, and Local
                                        Wakatobi Government

Local Wakatobi Government Information Center:

Local Committee for Sail Wakatobi-Belitong 2011 
Local Wakatobi Regency Sekretariat
Jl. Samburaka No 2, Wangi-Wangi, Tlp./fax. 0404-21001

Contact Persons:
Safrin. Mob/cell. 08114001375, 0821196312818
Nadar. Mob/cell. 0811401474, 085756065500
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