Nam Long Shan

Nighttime in the Ocean's Depths

When we gathered at the entrance of Ocean Park for its 'Nighttime in the Ocean's Depths' adventure, both of my children were thrilled to be camping out at their favourite Hong Kong theme park.

Sunday, 3 June, 2012, 12:00am

Swing into summer

As things are heating up in the city, it's time to hit the amusement parks for a day of sun and fun. Our junior reporters recently visited Ocean Park and got the low-down on its newest attractions - a pair of endangered golden monkeys and the retro street, Old Hong Kong.

23 May 2012 - 12:00am

Record visitors and revenue for Ocean Park

Ocean Park had 5.9 million visitors in the year ending June - its seventh attendance record in eight years and 16 per cent above the previous record, set last year.

15 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

City Digest

Ocean Park ride back on the rails

1 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

The Rainforest, Ocean Park

One reason Ocean Park continues to be a favoured destination for family entertainment despite competition from Hong Kong Disneyland is that the home-grown operator continually introduces new developments.

Most recently Ocean Park opened a new zone called The Rainforest, which features a collection of about 70 exotic animals and a water ride.

3 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Fun will come at a higher price

The price of entry to Hong Kong's two theme parks appears set to rise this year. Ocean Park will impose a 12 per cent increase and Hong Kong Disneyland will also change its prices for the first time since it opened in 2005.

22 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Theme parks to raise ticket prices

The price of entry to Hong Kong's two theme parks appears set to rise this year with Ocean Park imposing a 12 per cent increase and Hong Kong Disneyland changing its prices for the first time since it opened in 2005.

21 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Dive into fun, fulfilling career

Ocean Park, soon reaching the conclusion of its US$5.5-billion (HK$43 billion) upgrade that will have seen the park's animal and ride attractions double by 2012, needs to expand its workforce and ensure its leadership pipeline.

17 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Wrong theme

After five years of poor performance, Hong Kong Disneyland finally saw a glimmer of hope, turning loss into profit. Last year, for the first time, it recorded earnings of HK$221 million before deducting interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation. The theme park still recorded a net loss of HK$720 million although the amount was nearly half that of a year ago.

22 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Blaze halts cable cars at Ocean Park

30 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Park's polar exhibition will have important educational role

I refer to the letter by Suzanne Miao ('Taxpayers' money misused', September 8), expressing concern that taxpayers' money might have been used for beluga research, animal acquisition or the construction of the Polar Adventure at Ocean Park.

13 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

The report, 'Ocean Park under fire over whale exhibit' on C2 on September 6 said the park's animal-acquisition plan cost taxpayers HK$160 million, a fund approved by the Legislative Council in 2005. We would like to clarify that the money was loaned by the government and private sector and will be repaid in full.

10 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Ocean Park helps young people develop a respect for nature

I would like to bring to the attention of readers the efforts made by Ocean Park in helping to elevate public awareness of the importance of conservation.

1 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

10 Chinese sturgeon to take up residence

23 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

E-mail scare over abduction claim

Police were last night investigating an e-mail circulating in Hong Kong falsely claiming that two Chinese women attempted to abduct a two-year-old Western boy at Ocean Park.

23 Mar 2010 - 12:00am