Launched at 11.11pm on the 11th of November (11.11.17) by His Excellency The Governor Of Sarawak, Tun Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud with a beautiful fireworks display. It became an iconic landmark enhancing the beauty of Kuching City which attracted tourists from all walks of life, both locally and abroad.
On Saturday, 28th October, 11 girls aged between 10 to 16 took part in a showcase of dances, entitled Stories in Motion. The showcase was part of the What About Kuching festival, that happened throughout October, in various guises. The performance evening was held at The Old Courthouse, Kuching, to a packed house filled with an enthusiastic audience.