Communities in the geopark have important role as the main actors in developing the economic potential in the geopark. They serve as local guide for geotourism, cultural tourism, eco-tourism, sports tourism and marine tourism. They also act as providers of accommodation, local transport, boat rentals, food stalls and coffee shops. Society is also participated in developing the handicrafts of local raw materials, and local products as souvenirs for geopark visitors, such as mango products, palm sugar, brown rice and black rice, salted dry fish, shredded fish and others. Geopark also developed a hand made batik and batik prints with motifs inspired by the natural beauty of the geopark.
With the maintenance of geological heritage, biodiversity, culture and the environment as well as the growing of economic activities in a sustainable manner in the geopark and the availability of infrastructure, it will be able to improve the welfare of the community. Thus the main purpose of the geopark: “Honouring the legacy of the earth welfare of society” will be achieved.