The Jetty


The church





entrance to the church






back of the church




In Memory



Vietnamese Buddhist Youth Association



The Temple




the hospital ?





some of the boats 


few of the many tablets  Year 2004

a new concrete jetty was being built on the island, sited next to the old ruin jetty. 

Looks like Malaysia may have some plans to promote this island after all these years 

unfortunately it collapsed before it was opened to the Public !






Water pipe                                                 





one of our guests who visited the village




more tablets 




the island on the far side 


23 April 2006



in March Year 2010

yet another new jetty was completed !


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here's the dedication to the Vietnamese BoatPeople...


The Vietnamese Boat People in Bidong

(unfortunately, we have not been able to gain access to this website anymore..

if anybody know of the status of this website, 

we would appreciate it if you could update us at

 many thanks )




have boat will travel......deutzia nautical