Date: 22-Jun-2014

Time: 2.00pm – 5.00pm

Venue: Gertak Sanggul Finshing Stage, Penang

Durian festival is here! “Exabytes Durian Feast with Tech Start-Ups” was held last Sunday in Gertak Sanggul Fishing Village, Penang. Enthusiastic Exabees and tech start-ups shared their love for durians and other delicious fruits together in the beautiful Sunday afternoon.

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The Gertak Sanggul Fishing Village which is located around 10km from PIA (Penang International Airport) offers a breathtaking scenery as it is in close proximity to the seashores of Bayan Lepas. Its main attractions, including fishing, dining and other recreations make it a worthy venue.

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The fun yet meaningful event started with a welcome greeting by our Organizing Committee, followed by the very exciting treasure hunt game.

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In this game, the four teams which were formed earlier had to hunt for the ping pong balls, which all had a letter on them. When quiz questions were asked, they must solve and form the answers with their found ping pong balls.

 

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Once done, they shall approach the OC to submit their answers. If a question was solved correctly, it would be crossed off and could no longer be used by the other teams. Each correct answer would earn a team one point.

 

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At last, scores were counted and Team 4 proudly emerged as the winner of the treasure hunt! Team 1 and 2 finished as first and second Runner-Ups respectively.

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After the prize giving ceremony, it came to the much anticipated “makan” time! Besides durians, there were also mangosteens, rambutan, cempedak and other local fruits for everyone to enjoy.

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Finally, after an appetizing feast of fruits, Exabytes Durian Feast with Tech Start-Ups ended with a group photo taking session.

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Once again, thank you everyone for your precious time and the OC for their dedication. For all of you out there, stay tuned for more rewarding upcoming events by Exabytes!