Tuesday, May 24, 2011

National River Clean Up - Save Our Waterfalls & WS 3rd Anniversary

Great great great news!!! We are looking forward for a small clean up initiative at Sg Liam Waterfalls on the National River Clean Up Day!

Let's do our bit for Mother Earth!

We will also be celebrating Waterfall Survivors 3rd Anniversary on this special day.

The campaign aims for 100 participants to create another historical moment for Waterfall Survivors at Sg Liam, Selangor

Registration and  Payment dateline: 8th July 2011


Selangor Forestry Department



We are looking for generous corporations for sponsorship as a part of your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Please feel free to email us at royyie@waterfallsurvivors.com.my or contact Royyie at 016 913 6252 for further details.

1. How can I participate?
You have to make the payment of RM20 per person to Maybank account 1141 9720 7860 (Yap Wei Lea) and send your particulars to mhlok@waterfallsurvivors.com.my . For more information on registration, please contact Lok Man Hoong – 012- 3695531.

Cut and paste this!
Contact No:
Payment: Transaction number and date

2. What if I missed the payment dateline?
You are still welcomed to join us on the event day. You can register yourself on the event day, however you will need to pay RM30 as walk-in participant.

3. Can I get a refund if I end up not going?
Regrettably no refund will be made as arrangement will be made upon your confirmation of registration and payment.

4. What is the brief itinerary of the event?

0700- Gather at PETRONAS (opposite Tesco Mutiara Damansara)
0730- Carpool to Sg Liam
0830- Registration at event venue
0910- A few words from Ms. Joe Yap, President and Founder of WS
0915- Warm-up exercise
Safety Briefing by WS committee
Participants break into groups
0930- Clean-up activities start
1200- Lunch break (Provided)
Free & Easy
1330- Gather and leave event venue

5. What do I get?
You will get to experience a weekend contributing to the clean-up and awareness initiative at the scenic natural heritage at Sg Liam Falls and meeting interesting people. You will also get personal accident coverage for the event day (up to RM25,000, only for age 16-70), cleaning equipments, certificate of participation, and goodies bag by our sponsors.

6. Do I get an event T-Shirt on that day?
To Support our environmental theme, we are not going to print T-Shirt for the campaign. Less production.. less emission = less heat! Wear a Green T-Shirt!!! Our theme colour is GREEN!

7. Where do I park my car if I'm carpooling?
We encourage you to park inside The Curve (RM3/entry) or Tesco. Please avoid leaving valuables in the car. Parking charges for Tesco Mutiara Damansara is FOC. Please avoid leaving valuables in the car.

8. What time do I have to be at the meet-up point?
You are advised to be there by 7am. The last convoy will be leaving sharp at 7.30am! We encourage participants to carpool as there are limited parking available.

9. What is in the goodies bag?
A surprise!

10. Can I bring children?
Yes, only if they are age 5 and above, and they should be supervised by you at all times. However those below the age of 16 will not be covered under our personal insurance policy.

11. What should I pack?
We advise you to pack light as we do not provide luggage area at the event venue. Here’s a checklist for you and your bag:
Attire: T-Shirt - GREEN
Long Pants (Advisable to avoid cuts when transporting rubbish to dumpsite)
Trekking shoes or sandals
Drinking water
Light snacks, i.e. nuts, chocolate, granola bars
Extra clothing for change
Cutlery and reusable container or plate

Insect repellent
Zip lock bags for non-water resistance items
Personal medication (if necessary), i.e. inhaler
Poncho or raincoat
Camera or video

12. Do I get any food or drink?
Yes. We will be providing Lunch. However, please bring your own reusable container for food, forks and spoon. Please bring your own water.

13. Which group will I be assigned to?
You will be given your assigned a group according to your level of fitness

14. What are the groups?
One group will be responsible for cleaning of the event venue, while another group will go around educating and creating awareness to the public.

15. When do I get the certificate of participation?
You will receive it at the end of the event at the registration counter to collect your certificate.

16. Is there any professional around?
There will be certified Life Guard by Malaysian Life saving Society and certified First Aider by Malaysian Red Crescent Society on the event day. The event staff will carry a complete first aid and medical kit (any medication consumed is at user’s own risk).

17. What time will it finish?
We are scheduled to wrap-up by 1.30pm – it is safe to keep yourself available from 7am to 4pm on that day, unless specify otherwise. The latest time to leave back to meet-up points is at 2pm. Waterfall Survivors reserves the right to make modify the departure and return time at any point due to unforeseen conditions of the vehicle, road, or weather change.

18. Can I smoke or consume alcohol or take recreational drugs during the event?
You are allowed to smoke at the event venue, however kindly do so away from the crowd particularly children, as we acknowledge the risk of second-hand smokers. It is not advisable to drink any alcohol beverage or use any recreational drugs during the event. Kindly note that illicit drugs are punishable by death sentence in Malaysia under the Dangerous Drug Act 1952.

19. Anything else I should know?
You should note that clean-up at waterfalls involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard our members and volunteers, we will not be held responsible for any personal injury or loss due to the action of members or volunteers which are beyond our control.

If you have any question pertaining to the information on this sheet, kindly email to enquiry@waterfallsurvivors.com.my and we will reply you soon.

Looking forward to see you on 10th July 2011!!!

For more information, please contact:

Sponsorship: Royyie Ling - 016-913 6252 or royyie@waterfallsurvivors.com.my

Media: Cindy Ho (Secretary) – 016 375 8235 or cindy@waterfallsurvivors.com.my

Treasurer: Nicholas Tan - 014-6303999 or nic@@waterfallsurvivors.com.my

Participant Registration: Lok Man Hoong - 012-3695531 or mhlok@@waterfallsurvivors.com.my

Ad-Hoc Committee Registration: Liew Mun Tip 012-3056173 or muntip@@waterfallsurvivors.com.my