DAVAO TO MOROTAI YACHT RALLYA MARITIME EVENT ORGANIZED BY GOVERMENT OFINDONESIA
THE FACT The Yacht Rally form Davao to Morotai is initiated and created by Dr. Aji Sularso, as part of Sail Morotai events. The rally is supported by: Ministry of Marine Affairs Indonesia, Ocean View Holiday Inn Davao. The rally is run successfully and all participants having a good hospitality during in Davao, Talaud and in Morotai. Organisers of this event agreed that the event will be conducted every year. The benefit of the rally is to create a cruising passage from Phillippine to Indonesia as part of tourism development of both countries.
ABOUT YACHT RALLY RALLY = NON RACE, NO COMPETITION PURPOSE= TOURISM, SOCIAL, LEISURE YACHT = NON TRAMPER VESSEL, SPECIFIC REGULATION SAIL INDONESIA = ORGANISED RALLY BY NON GOVERNMENT, SUPPORTED BY GOVERNMENT & LOCAL GOVERNMENT ANNUAL EVENT, START FROM DARWIN WEEK 4 OF JULY, SATURDAY AT 11.00 AM. SAIL MOROTAI = ORGANISED RALLY BY GOVERNMENT OF INDONESIA IN COOPERATION WITH SAIL INDONESIA, SAIL SAMAL, AIM TO PROMOTE MOROTAI AS A TOURISM DESTINATION AND POTENTIAL ISLAND
BACKGROUND Morotai is small Island located at the Northmost of Indonesia in Pacific Ocean Designated as a model of integrated industrial estate (fisheries, tourism, mineral) Recognized as a base for Allied forces commanded by Gen Mac Arthur to defend invassion by Japan during WW2 Battle of Morotai on 15 September 1941
Davao 6 Sept THE ROUTE OF YACHT RALLY SAIL MOROTAI 2012 Talaud 8-10 Sept Morotai 13-16 Sept Singapore 20-24 Sept Ternate Bitung Bangka Tengah Manggar Kumai Buru Belitung Banda P.SERIBU Wakatobi Lombok Utr Takabonerate Karimun Jawa Saumlaki Alor Bali Riung Lab. Bajo Ende Kupang Lembata Darwin EASTERN PASSAGE Flag Off, Darwin 28 Juli 2012 WESTERN PASSAGE Saumlaki 31 Juli - 3 Agust Festivities Lombok Utara 18-21 Sept Festivities Kupang 30 Juli – 4 Agust Festivities Banda 5-11 Agustus Festivities Bali 24-30 Sept Festivities Alor 7-11 Agustus Festivities Buru 16-19 Agustus Festivities Kumai 4 – 7 Okt Festivities Lembata 14-18 Agustus Festivities Ternate 23 - 30 Agust Festivities Karimun Jawa 10- 13 Okt Festivities Ende 21-26 Agustus Festivities Wakatobi 2-6 Sept Festivities P. Seribu 15-18 Okt Festivities Riung 29 Agustus – 4 Festivities Manggar 20-22 Okt Festivities SeptTakabonerate (P. 8-10 Sept Festivities Kayu Adi) Belitung 23- 25 Okt Festivities Lalabuhan Bajo 8-15 Sept Festivities Labuhan Bajo 12-15 Sept Festivities Bangka Tengah 27-30 Okt Exit Point
TALAUD ISLANDS Talaud Islands (Indonesian: Kepulauan Talaud) is a group of islands located north of Sulawesi island in Indonesia, northeast of the Sangihe Islands. The Talaud Islands are also the northernmost region of Eastern Indonesia, bordering Davao del Sur region of the Philippines Grouping Talaud together with Sangihe, there are 77 islands in the Talaud-Sangihe archipelagoes, of which 56 are inhabited. The total population of the Talaud and Sangihe islands was 209,574 in 2010.  Most of the population are involved in agriculture, which includes coconuts, vanilla, nutmeg, and cloves. Numerous volcanoes produce very fertile volcanic soil on many of the islands. [3
MOROTAI ISLAND Morotai Island (Indonesian: Pulau Morotai) is an island in the Halmahera group of eastern Indonesias Maluku Islands (Moluccas). It is one of Indonesias northernmost islands. Morotai is a rugged, forested island lying to the north of Halmahera. It has an area of some 1,800 square kilometres (690 sq mi), stetching 80 kilometres (50 mi) north-south and no more than 42 kilometres (26 mi) wide. The islands largest town is Daruba, on the islands south coast. Almost all of Morotais numerous villages are coastal settlements; a paved road linking those on the east coast starts from Daruba and will eventually reach Berebere, the principal town on Morotais east coast, 68 kilometres (42 mi) from Daruba. Between Halmahera and the islets and reefs of the west coast of Morotai is the Morotai Strait, which is about 6.5 miles wide.
LEMBEH STRAIT ANCHORAGE POSITION 10 26.672’ N – 125012.361’ E
AGENDA 02 Sept : Technical Briefing 06 Sept : Flag off from Davao 08 Sept : ETA Melanguane Talaud CIQP Clearance Free program 10 Sept : ETD from Melanguane Talaud 12 Sept: ETA in Morotai 12-15 Sept: SERIES OF FESTIVITIES, PARTIES AND FREE TOUR IN MOROTAI REMEMBRANCE OF THE BATTLE OF MOROTAI SAILING PASS FLY PASS EXHIBITION DINNER PARTY 16 Sept: ETD from Morotai 20-24 Sept : Bitung
PROCEDURES TO ENTER INDONESIA CAIT (Clearance Approval for Indonesian Teritory) Security clearance & Sailing Permit, applied at least 2 weeks before departure, valid for 3 months, can be extended VISA for non ASEAN country: Social Visa == valid for 3 months, can be extended each one month, max 6 months Tourist Visa == valid for two months, can be extended until 6 months Custom Bond custom gurantee Temporary Import Declaration Temporary Export Declaration
Required document CAIT: Vessel’s registration certificate Passport’s copy of Captain and Crews Fill the form of application Itenarary (ports of call) VISA: CAIT Sponsor letter from National OC Custom Clerance: Yachts particulars Captain declaration Personal Gurantee by National OC
ENTRY & EXIT PORT OF CALL Entry Port ==> Talaud (temporary for Event only) Exit port after Morotai: Bitung, Kupang, Bali, TarakanYacht may continue to sail according itenararyon CAITAt last port before exit, Yacht must sign CustomDeclaration.
NATIONAL O.C. PROVIDE FREE REGISTRATION FEE FREE CAIT & CUSTOM BOND FEE ESCORT DURING RALLY IN INDONESIA WATERS FREE BERTHING FACILITIES AT ALL DESTINATIONS Welcome Reception, Cultural performance and dinner at all destinations SERIES OF FESTIVITIES, PARTIES AND FREE TOUR IN MOROTAI FROM 12 TO 15 OF SEPTEMBER: REMEMBRANCE OF THE BATTLE OF MOROTAI SAILING PASS FLY PASS EXHIBITION DINNER PARTY FUEL IN MOROTAI APPROX 100 LITERS PER YACHT