23 September 2017
10:00 local Bali time
As Mount Agung level has now been raised to Level 4 (danger) since 22 September 2017 at 20:30 local Bali time, we praised the Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources for intense attention given to coordinating the mitigation.
Refugees currently amount to 17551 adults and children, the utmost need is for food particularly baby's milk, rice and mineral water.
Bali Tourism Board team, led by Rai Arya, is now actively on the ground to facilitate all provisions.
We continue to urge all not to panic as many irresponsible issues are spread on social media. Please seek credible sources, stay calm and alert at all times. We will go through this as one.