REMEMBERING DOUBLE SIX
“Remembering Double Six” is an event to commemorate the ‘Double Six’ tragedy in which some of the State’s top leaders on board the GAF Nomad aircraft were killed in a plane crash on the 6th June 1976. The event takes place at the Double Six Monument in Grace Point, Sembulan.
Venue: Double Six Monument, Sembulan, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser: Kota Kinabalu City Hall
33RD HARVEST FESTIVAL & SABAH FEST REGATTA
8 – 9 JUNE
The above regatta is held annually at KYC with the main objective to promote sports tourism in Sabah. Apart from this sailing is a sport that builds up self – discipline and a sense of challenge in the field of sports.
Venue: Kinabalu Yacht Club, Tanjung Aru Kota Kinabalu
Organiser: Kinabalu Yacht Club
6TH SABAH FCAS INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACE
14 – 16 JUNE
Organised by The Federation of Chinese Associations Sabah in conjunction with the Duan Wu Festival, this Chinese tradition has evolved throughout the years into one of the main sporting events in Sabah. Watch local and international teams synchronize their paddling to the beat of the drum as they race to the finish line.
Venue: Likas Bay, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser: The Federation of Chinese Associations Sabah (FCAS)