Sentani Lake Festival Unite Ondoafi (Traditional Village)
Temporary Incharge for Jayapura Regent, Jansen Manim.ST. MM accompanied by the officials and local actors tourism industry, said that the implementation of SLF is to create a close bond between Ondoafi.Jayapura is the oldest among the 19 districts in Papua. This district has a wealth of diversity. Both came from the flora, fauna, culture and heritage of the past.
Sentani Lake region are the priority development of tourism industry in Jayapura district. SLF 2012 main event that featured three dances on a boat that followed about a thousand participants from 26 Ondoafi.Then has to fight on the boat, followed by 600 participants from 20 ondoafi. The lattest is mass parade on the lake and on the land.
SLF itself is one powerful vehicle to promote the slogan 'Wonderful Indonesia'. As well as encouraging Indonesian people to recognize and love their own country, by the way traveled domestically. "Known your country loved your country," said M.faried Moertolo, Director of Domestic Tourism Promotion Kemenparektraf ( Indonesia Tourism Government ).
Future expected with the cultural festival, not only as an attraction to promote the potential tourism of Indonesia. But to increase the welfare of the population and the most important is as a vehicle to strengthen the relationship between central & local government. So that unity can be established with not ignore the aspect of equality in economic ®ional development based on local culture & character.