Make way for November! Here are some happenings and highlights for the month of November.
KOTA MARUDU FESTIVAL
Some cultural feel for you. Head on over to Kota Marudu Festival. Located in the northern district of Sabah, a two-hour drive from Kota Kinabalu. Discover more about this district which is known for its agriculture. Enjoy cultural performances, sample traditional food and visit the handicraft fair!
Venue: Pentas Utama, Dataran Kota Marudu
Organiser: Pejabat Daerah Kota Marudu
9TH BORNEO ECO FILM FESTIVAL (BEFF)
BEFF is back! The Borneo Eco Film Festival (BEFF) is an annual non-profit event celebrating Borneo’s biocultural diversity through showcasing environmental films, nurturing local community filmmaking and empowering youth towards sustainable action. It’s a weekend of environmental films from around the world, screened to the public for free at Suria Sabah. Come join leading experts, filmmakers and community members at panels, workshops and interactive activities. Discover the fun and easy steps you can take towards a more sustainable lifestyle. Visit booths from participating NGOs, social enterprises and creative craft-makers. The Eco Art Carnival is also a highlight with eco-inspired art installations are on display. Be sure to check out other BEFF365 fringe screenings and activities throughout the year by visiting www.beff.org.my. BEFF is organised by the voluntary society Melapi (Society for Holistic Outreach, Research and Environmental Action). All for free!
BORNEO DIVER'S CELEBRATION OF SEA TURTLES
11 -14 NOVEMBER
Borneo Divers and Sea Sports (Sabah) Sdn. Bhd. in collaboration with Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) will be hosting the annual Borneo Diver’s Celebration of Sea Turtles event. This event aims to increase awareness about protecting our sea turtles and other marine life.
Venue: Borneo Divers Mabul Resort
Organizer: Borneo Divers and Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
SABAH TOURISM AWARDS 2019
Sabah Tourism Awards is held as a tribute to individuals and organizations that have excelled and contributed to the development of tourism and hospitality in Sabah. The awards are an incentive for participants to strive for a higher level of professionalism in both service and product quality.
Organiser: Sabah Tourism Board/ Sri Pelancongan Sabah