The festival was well organized with Women’s Committee in place. Apart from support from Madang Soccer President Mr. Sigfred Bischel and his Executives, local business houses donated items including water, assorted drinks and ice cream for the girls and women. Girls from local clubs also presented contemporary dances to entertain the crowd during the day.
Girls and women of all ages took part in small sided games, quiz competition based on football knowledge, presentation of contemporary dancers and traditional dancers.
The Head of Madang Provincial Women’s Council also attended the festival and took the centre stage and thanked FIFA and PNGFA for encouraging women and girls in the province to play football.
Madang has been proactive with junior development programs with number of girls participating in the code in and around the peripheral of Madang town in which Madang was chosen as one of the five centres to run the festival.
Everyone who participated thoroughly enjoyed the day and, more importantly girls and women have fun playing together to promote the world game.