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斗湖八仙廟2015春節年初一廟前廣場獅團獻藝.
2015年初一龍麒獅表演


斗湖八仙廟如以往般在華人農曆新年年初一在廟前廣場開放,並邀請獅團獻藝,

八仙廟在2月19日(大年初一,星期四)上午10時30分至下午2時該該廟前廣埸呈獻龍麒獅表示同申慶祝華人農曆新年。 歡迎各界屆時蒞臨觀賞
八仙廟2015年初一龍麒獅表演

 


斗湖2015新春龍麒獅大會串
龍麒獅大會串是斗湖華人社團聯合會卅多年來都著重和必辦的常年活動,除推廣和發揚華裔的傳統文化藝術,也給於增添新春歡樂的氣氛,期望龍麒獅的大會串的齊齊舞動,給國家和全民帶來國泰民安,風調雨順,盼待新的一年有新希望。

潮州公會醒獅
巴中金龍團
藝文體育會醒獅

藝文體育會醒獅
巴中金龍團
潮州公會醒獅
斗湖2015新春龍麒獅大會串
14-2-2015 SAT 8:35PM

斗湖2015新春龍麒獅大會串
斗湖2015新春龍麒獅大會串
2015年 2月14日(星期六)下午四時民眾大會堂


十一支隊伍獻藝

共有11隊龍麒獅在2015乙未年的斗湖新春龍麒獅大會串上獻藝,齊齊舞動新春到來的熱鬧氣氛,吿訴大家,新年來了。

斗湖華人社團聯合會所主辦的大會串於 2015年 02月14日(星期六)下午四時在民眾大會堂盛大的舉行,該會的永久名譽會長丹斯里拿督劉榮華準將是盛會的主禮嘉賓。


參加表演的11隊中9隊來自斗湖,另2 隊來自那篤,其中龍麒各1隊,即是巴中校友會的金龍團、客家公會的麒麟團,另9隊為獅隊,分別是藝術文化體育會的ABC3隊、普照寺的AB2隊、福建會館的京獅隊、潮州公會,那篤的德敎會紫瑜閣和育才校友會。


表演分兩個階段進行,第一段是於四時開始,獻藝的6支隊伍是福建會館、那篤德敎會紫瑜閣、普照寺A隊、藝文體育會C隊、普照寺B隊和那篤育才校友會,預定在6時結束。

第一階段後便進行開幕儀式,完畢後進行第二段的表演,順序是潮州公會、藝文體育會A隊、客家公會、藝文體育會B隊和巴中金龍團

龍麒獅大會串是斗湖華人社團聯合會卅多年來都著重和必辦的常年活動,除推廣和發揚華裔的傳統文化藝術,也給於增添新春歡樂的氣氛,期望龍麒獅的大會串的齊齊舞動,給國家和全民帶來國泰民安,風調雨順,盼待新的一年有新希望。


 


斗湖普照寺2015新春活動

誦經拜懺 Chanting and Repenting 9:00 PM 18th February 2015 - Eve
上燈祈福 Pray for Blessing 11:00 PM 18th February 2015 - Eve
除夕迎新 New Year's Eve 11:30 PM 18th February 2015 - Eve
禮拜千佛 Divine Service to Buddha 10:00 AM 19th February 2015 - 1st Day
燃燈供佛 Lamps Lightening Whole Day 19th February 2015 - 1st Day
千人素宴 Vegetarian Feast 12:00 noon 19th February 2015 - 1st Day
供天齋香 Offering to Heaven 11:00 PM 26th February 2015 - 8th Day
花燈共賞 Lantern Display 19th February to 5th March 2015 - for 15 Days
瞻仰佛祖 Tribute to Buddha 19th February to 5th March 2015 - for 15 Days
元宵法會 15th Day Puja 2:00 PM 5th March 2015 Thursday - 15th Day
十一 元宵總青 Lion Dance Performance 4:00 PM 14th February 2015 Friday - 15th Day

2015年斗湖新春節慶
歡迎各界前來大團拜

  6-2-2015 星期五 斗湖李氏宗親會 - 晚上6時30分在夜來香餐廳主辦新春聯歡晚會
  7-2-2015 星期六 斗湖四邑公會 - 晚上6時30分於夜來香餐廳舉辦聯歡晚會
  14-2-2015 星期六 斗湖新春龍麒獅大會串 - 下午4時在民眾大會堂
  16-2-2015 星期一 沙巴留台同學會斗湖分會 - 晚7時正假金都大酒店巧克力廳舉辦新春聯歡晚會
除夕夜 18-2-2015 星期三  
年初一 19-2-2015 星期四 八仙廟2015年初一龍麒獅表演
年初二 20-2-2015 星期五  
年初三 21-2-2015 星期六   
年初四

22-2-2015 星期天

 
年初五 23-2-2015 星期一 斗湖巴華中學校友 - 下午7時正.乙未年新春校友回校晚宴
年初六 24-2-2015 星期二  
年初七 25-2-2015 星期三 斗湖葉氏宗親會 - 晚上6時至9時於斗湖TRC食堂舉辦新春大團拜
年初九 27-2-2015 星期五 斗湖劉氏宗親會新春大團拜晚會
年初十 28-2-2015 星期六 斗湖休閒俱樂部 - 晚上6時30分假會所舉行農曆新春自助餐晚宴,會員與巿民受促踴躍購票參與
年初十一 1-3-2015 星期日 斗湖鶴翔莊氣功協會 - 乙未年新春聯歡晚會6時30分開始
年初十二 2-3-2015 星期一 馬華新春聯歡會 - 晚上7時正,假斗湖海翠大酒家舉行

斗湖之龍麒獅團
Lion Dance Troupes in Tawau

1 巴中校友會金龍團

PERSATUAN ALUMI SEKOLAH TINGGI CINA

2 斗湖藝文體育會醒獅團

Maha Bodhi Society Tawau

3 斗湖普照寺醒獅團 Pu Zhao Temple
4 斗湖福建會館京獅團 Tawau Hokkien Association
5 沙巴武術協會斗湖聯委會貔貅麒麟團 Sabah Wushu Association (SWA)
6 斗湖客家公會麒麟團 HAKKA ASSOCIATION TAWAU
     
7 斗湖潮州公會醒獅團

Tawau Teo Chew Association

8 斗湖海南會館南獅團 Tawau Hainan Association
9 印尼打拉根百家姓協會醒獅團

Tarakan Chinese Association

10 拿篤育才校友會醒獅團  
11 拿篤德教會紫瑜閣醒獅團  
     
  二十四節令鼓
Twenty-four Festive Drums
 
1 斗湖巴華中學二十四節令鼓 Sabah Chinese High School
2 斗湖德教會兒童二十四節令鼓 MORAL UPLIFTING SOCIETY OF TAWAU
     


   

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Welcome to Tawau Division


Welcome to Tawau, the land of eco-treasures. Tawau changed so much for the last 10 years. Today its no longer a clutch of old tin roofed shop houses but a bustling modern city-to-be.

Tawau is Sabah's third largest town after Kota Kinabalu and Sandakan. This fast-developing town is known for its fresh and cheap seafood. It is also the largest agro-tourism destination in the state where diving enthusiasts amazed by the awe-inspiring underwater world of Mabul, Mataking, Kapalai and the legendary Sipadan Island.

The Tawau residency comprises the provinces of Merotai, Kalabakan, Kunak, Semporna and Lahad Datu.

TAWAU DIVISION
The Tawau Division area covers 15,213 Squares Kilometers consisting of four districts in the south-eastern part of Sabah. These districts are :-
Tawau  - 6,125 Sq. Km
Lahad Datu - 6,500. Sq Km
Kunak  - 1,144 Sq. Km
Semporna  - 1,444 Sq. Km

Tawau Town lies on the northeastern shore of Cowie Harbor, an inlet of the Celebes Sea. Once notorious for smuggling with the Philippines and neighboring Kalimantan, the town is now the administrative and service centre for a developing agricultural district of cocoa, oil palm, and sea foods. Since 2000 Tawau has an international airport, this sleepy town is sleepy no more...

Semporna is a quiet small town in Tawau Division with a population of only 133,000 in 2006. Most Malaysian do not even know such a town, yet Semporna is a well known name in the diving world of the western countries....

Tawau has long been a good gateway to Indonesia. Tawau has a consulate issuing visas (while Embassies are in capital city Kuala Lumpur).

Tawau is located in the south-east coast of Sabah and the gateway to BIMP-EAGA, and hence derive tremendous amount of economic benefits. With a new airport, seaport and good communication infrastructure, Tawau is now set to become Sabah's fastest growing town after Kota Kinabalu.
Here you will witness businesses growing, Industries and agriculture developing. The largest township development in Sabah is in Tawau's Bandar Sri Indah.
You also see cultural life of the local people is enriching. Here you meet some of the friendliest, warmest people in Malaysia - and join in their colorful festivals, traditions and believe that will take you back centuries.

If you yearn for the exhilarating sense of adventure, Tawau is a place for jungle trekking, or deep sea diving or you can of course tee off in the best in Asia championship golf course.
The "Lost World of Sabah" is only 200km from Tawau. In this district you experience the wonders of eco-treasures in well preserved original tropical rain forests. In January 2007, American scientists measured The world tallest tropical tree in Tawau. This giant tree together with 5 other giants hit the list of Top 30 tallest trees of the World, making Tawau the home town of tallest trees in this planet. Ecotourism is travel with ethics...


Getting to Tawau


By Air to Tawau

1. From Kuala Lumpur :

Air Asia flies direct to Tawau daily www.airasia.com
Malaysia Airlines flies to Kota Kinabalu with connecting flights to Tawau daily www.malaysia-airlines.com

2. From Kota Kinabalu :

Malaysia Airlines flies from KK to Tawau daily www.malaysia-airlines.com

3. From Singapore :

Malaysia Airlines flies to Kota Kinabalu on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday  www.malaysia-airlines.com
SilkAir flies to Kota Kinabalu on Monday and Friday ; www.silkair.com

Tawau MAS Office:
Ground and First Floor, TB 319 Block 38,
Jalan Hj Sahabudin, Fajar Complex, Town Extension II,
P.O Box 547, 91008 Tawau, Sabah Malaysia

Air Asia, which fly directly from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, KLIA and Senai International Airport in Johor Bahru takes about 2 hrs and 30 mins.

 

By Land to Tawau :
Your journey will start from Kota Kinabalu. First, take the East-West Highway from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan. Next, turn to the East Coast Highway which links Tawau and Sandakan. For public transport from Kota Kinabalu to Tawau, you can either take an 8 hours express bus or by 45 minutes plane. On the long journey you can see a lot of things and great sceneries including the Mount Kinabalu. 

Long-distance buses terminate at Sabindu bus station on the eastern end of Jalan Dunlop (which runs parallel to the shore), opposit the state library.  Here you also find landcruisers to Keningau. There's a bus to Sandakan (6hr) and KK (12hr) at around 8am and another at 8pm.

The Short-distance minibus station : Previousely this station was in Jalan Stephen Tan.

The Local minibus station : Serving minis bus services to nearby plantaations such as Apas and Merotai

More information on How to get to Tawau...


Places of interest in Tawau, Semporna, Kunak and Lahad Datu

Accommodation in Tawau


There are plenty of accommodation to choose during your visit to Tawau. Ranging from the backpackers up to 4 star hotels, you may select the most suitable accommodation according to your budget. List of hotel is available at our Accommodation list.

To meet the increasing number of visitors to Tawau, several new hotels buildings have added to the sky line of Tawau and the 3 newest hotels opened in 2008 and 2009 are the MAY BLOSSOM HOTEL, KINGSTON EXECUTIVE HOTEL and the tallest PROMENATE HOTEL.

Another new hotel under construction and due to open in 2011 is the Shervinton Hotel Tawau, an executive boutique hotel right in the middle of Tawau Town Center.


Tawau City Planing



Malaysia city plan - Development Plans by Town and Regional Planning Department, Sabah :
  Adopted by CTCPB : ( 1 Plan)
1 Tawau Scheme
   
  Adopted by Local Authority : (9 Plans)
1 Tawau Comprehensive Development Plan
2 Tawau Local Plan 1990
3 Miles 26 Apas Balung New Town Plan
4 Kalumpang New Town Mile 38, Jalan Tawau
5 Bandar Tawau II
6 Bandar Tawau III
7 Kalabakan New Town Plan
8 Kinabutan Besar Town (Mile 6)
9 Pusat Perniagaan Pantai Sabindo
   
  Draft Plan : (9 Plans)
1 Tawau District Land Use Planning Scheme
2 Pulau Sebatik Land Use Planning Scheme
3 Tawau District Land Use Planning Scheme
4 Batu Lapan Jalan Apas Town Plan
5 Sebatik Island New Town Plan
6 Merotai New Town Plan
7 Bandar Tawau IV
8 Serudong Laut Town Plan
9 Wallesbay Town Plan

Agricultural and Industry of Tawau


TIMBER    

TIMBER of Malaysia

Swallow's Nest (Birds' Nest)    

Swallows' Nest in Tawau

Aquaculture - Tiger Prawn    

Tiger Prawn Farming in Tawau


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Herb    

   The first medical herb garden in Tawau

Coffee    

 Coffee

Cocoa    

   About Cocoa
   Cocoa Village of Teck Guan
   Cocoa Museum of Teck Guan
   MADE-IN-TAWAU

Tropical Fruits in Tawau   


Rumpai Laut - Seaweed

 

Rumpai Laut - Seaweed   (Eucheuma - Kappaphycus alvarezii)
Seaweed (Rampai Laut) culture in Semporna started in 1970s by Department of Fisheries Sabah as a supplementary income-generating activity among the fishing communities in Semporna....

Oil Palm    

   World's first oil palm-based pulp and paper mill
   Palm Oil for cooking
   Oil Palm Tree

   POIC Palm Oil Industrial Cluster

   Oil Palm Fiber

More about Tawau Tourism


Travel information on Tawau tourism for your next vacation:

Discover Tawau's Eco Treasure. Tawau is well-known for its eco-tourism. The eco-tourism industry is increasingly popular in Tawau. Although the attractions are not in the town itself, Tawau is used as a transit for the popular natural destinations. Young adventures meet here as traveling starting point to natural wonders such as Pulau Sipadan and Mabul in Semporna. Other attractions such as the beautiful Forest Centre at Luasung near Danum Valley, Maliau - the LOST WORLD OF BORNEO etc....



Explore the underwater world in Semporna

Introduction and information on Tawau, Sabah


The ethnic groups in Tawau
The pople of Sabah

There are  32 indigenous ethnic groups in Sabah , speaking  over 50 dialects and languages. They are well represented in Tawau Making Tawau an multi-cultural and multi-religious region ....


Government Departments

Ministries
Government Departments / Statutory Authorities/
Trade Chambers/
State Economic Development Corporations



Communities in Tawau

Education in Sabah, Malaysia

More About Tawau


Geography of Tawau Division :


1 Climate

2 Geology

3 Land

  1. 1 Mountain ranges
  2. 2 Forests
    3 Caves
    4 Islands
    5 Extreme points

4 Bodies of water

1 Lakes
2 Rivers

5 Wildlife

6 Natural disasters

1 Flooding
2 Seismic activity

7 Natural resources

1 Minerals and petroleum
2 Forestry
3 Land use

8 Human geography

9 Political geography


Introduction to TAWAU CITY, SABAH     

Environment of Tawau (air, water, plastic pollution)
Illegal squatter dwellings in Tawau
Development Plans / Current Construction Projects
Development Opportunities in Tawau, Malaysia
Artist in Tawau : http://www.sabah.gov.my
Merotai Area
Sister City of Tawau : Ru Gao 如皋
Other cities :  Kuching, Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru , Chiang Mai, Kota Kinabalu, Miri, Sandakan | Bandar Seri Begawan | Curitiba  | From Tawau to Guilin City


 

 Edited on Friday February 27, 2015 10:20:28 PM  by Michael

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