Manote Panchalart, the President of Cherng Talay Sub-district Administrative Organization, said that the organization together with the local fishermen’s club, local fishermen, and tourism entrepreneurs would hold the 28th Bang Tao Night Fishing Games to conserve the local way of life of fishermen and to promote tourism in Phuket on December 18th-19th 2010 in the area of Bang Tao Bay.
It is estimated that there will be 250 people attending the competition. There will be 50 boats used in the competition, each boat carrying five competitors. The money got from registration fees would be given to local youth scholarship funds. The prizes include trophies from the Governor of Phuket, President of Phuket Provincial Adminsitration Organisation and MD of Laguna Hotels & Resorts.