Mulu National Park wins Nature Adventure and Eco-Tourism Award (2022-2025)

Abang Johari (second right) and Zolkipli (centre) showing the awards. Also seen is Abdul Karim (left). Photo credit: Ukas

KUCHING, Sept 15: The Mulu National Park bags the Nature Adventure and Eco-Tourism gold medal (2022-2025) from the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture.

Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) chief executive officer Zolkipli Mohamad Aton said the award was given under the Malaysia Tourism Quality Assurance programme that gives recognition to best tourism products and emphasis on the quality of Malay’s tourism product facilities.

“Mulu National park won the gold medal, while Lambir National Park bagged the silver medal.


“Before this, we have received a similar award for Semenggoh Wildlife Centre,” he told Sarawak Public Communication Unit (Ukas) after paying a courtesy call on Premier of Sarawak Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Abang Johari Tun Openg at Wisma Bapa Malaysia here today.

Zolkipli, who is also the Controller of Wild Life and Controller of National Parks and Nature Reserves said the courtesy visit was to discuss efforts to bring in two investors from Sabah and Singapore keen to look into the development of the Tanjung Datu National Park and the Niah National Park.

Minister of Tourism, Creative Industry and Performing Arts Dato Sri Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah was also present. — DayakDaily