Semmengoh Wildlife Centre going green with Electric Buggy Services starting Sept 1

Len Talif (centre) arriving at Semenggoh Wildlife Centre, accompanied by Zolkipli (second right), Lo (first right), and Lai (second left).

By Ling Hui

KUCHING, Aug 27: The Semenggoh Wildlife Centre will implement Electric Buggy Services (EBS) from Sept 1 onwards.

However, according to Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) on social media today, the EBS rides will be free for visitors on Aug 30 and 31.

“SFC proudly presents the Electric Buggy Services (EBS), a smarter and greener way to commute in its parks and nature reserves.

“The EBS will be in operation starting Sept 1, 2022, and this collaborative effort between SFC with Henz Pacific is aimed to provide an experience where visitors will be able to enjoy and immerse themselves in the lush greeneries of Semenggoh Wildlife Centre and, of course, the opportunity to meet our semi-wild Orangutans in its natural environment,” it added.

The EBS launching ceremony was held at Semenggoh Wildlife Centre and officiated by SFC chairman cum Deputy Minister of Urban Planning, Land Administration and Environment Datu Len Talif Salleh.

Also present were SFC chief executive officer (CEO) Zolkipli Mohamad Aton, Henz Pacific managing director Henry Lai, and Padawan Municipal Council (MPP) chairman Lo Khere Chiang. — DayakDaily