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  1. HK volunteers join month-long record attempt to strip world's beaches of junk

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... Hawaii to Bangladesh (to Lantau Island), environmentally conscious people will spend not just tomorrow afternoon but the next month removing plastic bags, candy wrappers, polystyrene containers ... Throughout the month, teams will tackle various beaches around the territory. Tomorrow's kick-off event will be at Lantau's Pui O beach, with a press conference at noon featuring various ...

  2. Adventure race by light of the moon

    Posted Aug 27th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... They will take participants across scenic Lantau Island country trails as dawn breaks. Among the destinations are the village of Tei Tong Tsai and the vegetable gardens of Po Lam's Zen monks. More significantly, the last section will take runners to the top of Lantau Peak as the sun starts to rise across Hong Kong's most famous dawn panorama. This should give tired runners something to hurry ...

  3. Mui Wo to rock

    Posted Aug 04th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun, additional reporting by Helen Wu North Lantau may have Disneyland, but Mui Wo on the south side is shooting for the hipper, cooler crowd. The Islands Youth Association ... to 2,000 people to show up. All the organisers live on Lantau so we wanted to do something here. The event will be right on the beach.' The complete line-up of the Silvermine Bay Music ...

  4. Lantau fund-raisers combine charity run with getting legless

    Posted Mar 10th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak, Vivian Chen. There's now another fun run for those who enjoy charity with frivolity. The first Lantau International Beer Bash was held on Sunday as a 5km race starting at Ma Po Ping prison, on to the Cheung Sha water treatment centre, heading down to Cheung Fu Street and along South Lantau Road, and ending at Lower Cheung ...

  5. 'Non-natural factors at play' in festival being called off

    Posted Aug 21st 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... organised under the auspices of the Hong Kong Outlying Islands Women's Association, was inexplicably cancelled on Wednesday. Most of the musicians were just informed through Facebook. According ... don't bother going to Lantau this weekend for music. ...

  6. Lantau night flight

    Posted Oct 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... at 10pm. It sounds like fun, but we wonder whether enough of Lantau Island is lit up to provide visual interest, or will the ride mostly be pitch black? ...

  7. Take that cable car ride now, or face long wait

    Posted Aug 14th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... this weekend because, from Monday, the cable-car service to the Big Buddha on Lantau will be closed for about six weeks for its annual maintenance. However, the MTR Corporation wants to add that the Ngong Ping Village will remain open for visitors and can be reached by taxi or Lantau Island buses. As if there are people who would actually make the tourist trap a destination. If you ...

  8. Tribute fit for a princess

    Posted Aug 29th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... visited the Gallery at Sea Ranch on Lantau on her way to touring a drug rehabilitation centre on the island years before. The exhibition runs until Sunday. There's even a private boat ... death in a car crash coming up on Wednesday, the provocative painter, also known as Gainsborough, is putting up an exhibition of his collected works called Princess Diana Remembered on Lantau ...

  9. Post party, it's time to go out and party again

    Posted Feb 01st 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... fun and dance. I've been here so often I feel I know this place now. Last year, I even went to the beach on Lantau Island by myself.' ...

  10. Open Air Market looks for a new home after Disco Bay farewell

    Posted Nov 07th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... on the first Sunday of each month in the Lantau Island enclave; her whole Open Air operation could be endangered. 'From a business perspective, it means we just have to regroup,' said Amigh, ...




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