My first experience about the outdoor is this wilderness camp organizes
by Halim Mazmin Group cooperate with Ministry of Education Malaysia. 5
day and 4 night in this camp give me a world of outdoor activity.
Location : Pulau Tuba (Pulau Langkawi)
Activities : Camping, Night Conversion,Compas Marching, beg packing,
Trekking, kayaking,cooking, survival, Jetty jumping, High Ropes & Sailing Yacht
1) Kak Sab a.k.a camp commander (wilderness trainer)
2) Cik Tun (wilderness trainer)
3) Ustaz Saiful
4) Cikgu As
5) Mimiey (mine)----> PAHANG
6) Sarah ----> KELANTAN
8) Izzati ----> K.LUMPUR
9) Mahsyi ----> PERLIS
10) Azah ----> PERLIS
11) Ilylia ----> NEGERI SEMBILAN
12) Aina ----> SELANGOR
13) Ida ----> PERAK
14) Fikri ----> PAHANG
15) Ikmal ----> KEDAH
16) Syakir ----> PERLIS
17) Yus ----> PERAK
18) Izzat ----> PAHANG
19) Haziq ----> KEDAH
20) Aiman ----> SELANGOR
21) Azim----> KELANTAN
22) Asraf ----> KELANTAN
our team name ANTARES
5 August 2005
On the morning shine morning, 5 August 2005.I and my friends as the
student from Pahang at Tuah café. There are
so many participants from other schools like us to join the
Wilderness camp at Tuba Island besides the Langkawi Island for 5 day. I
was as happy as lark because I was lucky selected student of my school
to join this camp. After 5 minute the bus arrived and take all
participants went to Kuala Perlis jetty. At jetty we should waiting
about 30 minute the special boat to Tuba Island so I take this time to
knew each participants. I became shocked when average participants was
old than me, all of them was 19 and above, I was 19 years old so I was
the older participant. The boat arrived to jetty about 10.30 am we
into the boat. In the boat, we sited in institution groups. During the
journeys the viewed from boat to sea was so nice and amazing. About 2
hours, the boat reached to the destination, Tuba Island. We are welcomed
by trainers of wilderness camp. All participants gathered in the open
hall on some place near the jetty. That place was base camp. The head of
this camp gave some speech and briefing about this camp. After that, we
are divided into group; the group must not in same institution. So with
a heavy heart, I separated with my friend. I joined the group called Antares group, Antares is the type of buruj .The first group activities
were ice breaking the entire member. In that group were managed by 2
trainers, Cik Tun and Kak Sab, and a lecture from another schools Cikgu As & Ustaz Saiful. There have 18 people of group member, 9 male and 9 female.
preparation for first dinner
Female group at kitchen n male group settup bangalow...
the ice breaking. The camp began, firsts camp sites could we goes was
Teluk Datai. This camp was neared the sea sides, that on beach sites.
One group for one camp sites only. We went to those camp sites by small
boats. It was first time, I on small boat with life jacket, it so
frightened. In the group, we cooperated to carried supplied thing for
camp to the boat. After 5 minute, we reached to camp sites. We together
give the hand to set up the tent; kitchen and washroom on the camp
sites; all process was finished only in 30 minutes that showed our
chemistry high. cik tun divided the group into 3 small group;
leader group, cleaner group and cooking group. These groups will
exchanges day by day during camp. On the first day, my group became the
leader group, the leader group should explain to other group member
about activities will held tomorrow. On the first night camp, the
conversation night activities held, this activities will held every
night during camp and the members should talked in English. This night
com activities about imagined members before attended this camp and
hopes for this camp, each member should explained to all member and
trainer. I as group of leader, volunteers to became the master ceremony
for these com activities, I explained what Imagined before camp, this
camp likes military camp handle by soldier and I hopes this camp I will
get many friends.
night com activity....
6 August 2005
I and member of cooking group woke up early morning about 5.30 am
because want to prepared break fast and lunch for today, menu for lunch
take a time to prepare it, and so we woke up early. That day was the
third day of camp. Activity for second day was kayaking. That activity
was I waited because I likes to travels on the sea. We also changed camp
sites to the second camp at Kemunting island, so we needed to brought
our supply thing for camp into the kayak and pedaled that kayak to the
Kumunting Island. We learn how to kayak properly on sea and to control
the kayak went pulled by wave by Cik Tun. Before that, we did
water confident again, want the member of group more confident. We also
kayak in pair, male and female. The journey on sea began went Cik Tun as the leader in head position to moved. Before goes to Kemunting Island, we went to base camp to do the jetty jump. These
activities make sure the participants more braved to jump into the sea. I
actually not braved at all but I tried my best, make some experienced.
After finished that activity, we continued our journeyed to the
Kemunting Island. There was so difficulty to kayak on the middle of sea
because the wave so powerful. My kayak suddenly overcome, I and my pair
became panicked; luckily Kak sab came and saved us . In the middle of
journey, we stop for the rest and have lunch. About 30 minutes we
continue the journey. About 1 and half our pedaled we reached the
Kemunting island, at there we set up the tent and rest until night
because we felt drowsy and weary. At night to release of tired, in com
activity we sing a song. All member should sing one or more song in
English, it so difficultly I to sing the English song, I so shivered.
That night it so entertainment with fun and we enjoyed.
all the crew and the captain
7 August 2005
morning in the third day was very beautiful, that day activity was go
to the training ship, that ship called RELIEF CORES, the owner of this
ship Tan Sri Halim ministry of ship industry. That ship located on the
middle of sea so we went to the ship by fisherman’s boat. On the other
sides, we also should change the last camp sites, so we needed to
carrier our supplied thing on that boat. I so elated because this first
time I will into the big ship on the middle of the sea. After 30 minutes
fisherman’s boat moved, the big ship was we looked, it so big and
beautiful ship was I looked. We welcomed by captain Sulaiman the head
for this ship; he brought us to the one camber deep into sea, about 30
meters into the sea. These cambers like the meeting room completed with
computer, projector, and slide, air-condition and branches. Captain
Sulaiman explains about the ship industry in Malaysia and jobs about
this industry. After that, the captain showed us the room of control
panel to ship. He explains about how to handle that ship, he gave chance
to everyone to controlled the ship. I take this opportunity to control
that ship as I was on top of the world. Finished the captain part, now
the activity of ropes on that ship. That activity it so adventure, the
all participants should walk on the ropes and rang the bell, that ropes
was bind between masts on ship. The wind so faster became this activity
more adventure. We take the fisherman’s boat to back the base camp and
prepared to the last camp sites. We were having lunch on boat, it so
delighted lunch with the smooth winds and blue sea water. On the base
camp, I felt sea sick, my head was shakes and my body was danced, Kak
sab give me some oil to painkiller my sea sick. To the last camp sites,
we take Lorries from the base camp. The last camp located the rubber
estate near the village and besides the river. At there we set up just
the tent. On last night of the camp, we conversation each other about
average activities and gave the some word to symbol for all activities.
After that we prepared for presentation tomorrow infract of all group.
Our group will present the choral speaking about wilderness camp.
briefing about the ship
star boat side...!
take turn please...
in bot nelayan..
8 August 2005
We wake up so aerly about 5.00 a.m because we prepared for four activity n dats mean last activity.....
the special activity is SAILING YACHT..... wow very interesting to hear about dat coz only 2 of 15 group can join the special activity.... so WE come from group ANTARES very the special memories in our life.....
all participate totally cinfident in water
can see the Pulau Dayang Bunting...
Very excited timeee....
in the youcht only 3 candidates wif one trainer.... so in the sea the youcth have 7only....
to abg Kojet, Abg Adam, Abg Narontai, Abg Farid, Abg Kamal, Abg Joe & Along thanks sudi mengajar kami ini.... its very a new experience in my life..... one more thing we cannot forget about the DOLPHIN coz our teams can saw sgt dekat......SO SWEET this memories...takkan luput ditelan zaman gitu.....
9 August 2005
woke up very early about 5.00 am because these was last day, we should
prepared back to base camp with clean Tupperware, bag pack, tab and
all cooking apparatus. We also should clean the camp sites free from
rubbish. The Lorries take us went to base camp about 6.30 am, at there
all thing like wallet, hand phone, and baggage gave back to us. And we
can properly clean our body in the bathroom; the wilderness t-shirt has
gave freely to us and wearied it in closely ceremony. When all group are
ready to present, the closely ceremony began with presentation from all
group, my group was no four presenter and I become so frightened likes
stood rooted ground, but while the presentation I and my friend enjoyed.
This ceremony was closer with presentation by all trainers. The end of
the camp all my group exchange the telephone number, address and e-mail
address, everyone take the picture together and our trainer give some
advised more to struggled if want successful. I became so sad, no word
could express my agony, because this separately. Before back to
intuition group, the certified for this camp was give to all the
participants by ministry of education cooperate with Halim Mazlin. So,
from this camp I became more self confident to life in this world.
choral speaking session
all friend become friends to all
a kind of memories
camp give me super duper experiences that used till now in outdoor
activities. Its so sweet when remember that moment with friends from
other institution. This camp so complete with outdoor activities so not
to bored to be a participate. The trainers (Kak Sab and Cik Tun) so
sporting and very experiences about the outdoor activities and have the
qualification to manage the camp.
If I have the second chance to
join this Camp, I will join with joy and fun. This review is about 6
years ago, is so nice to remember it. Sorry my English so bad and
all have graduated from wilderness adventure camp...congratulation
Never Stop Exploring….