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HOTA, Home of the Arts

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Home of the arts, culture, theatre, dining and much more

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HOTA, Home of the Arts

Nothing says ‘great day out’ quite like floating across to HOTA, Home of the Arts for a dose of culture. Whether it be strolling the Sunday Markets, watching an art-house film, world class art exhibitions, swimming the freshwater lake or walking beautiful Evandale Parklands, there is always something to do at HOTA, Home of the Arts.

Things to Do

Sitting high on the striking HOTA Gallery, the Exhibitionist Bar brings together great flavours, creative cocktails and unforgettable city views
The arts are made fun and uniquely Gold Coast at HOTA! The art collection is world-class, comedy hilarious and theatre applause worthy
Take a walk or let the kids play at Evandale Parkland, before swimming in the protected lake
Award winning Palette Restaurant offers an innovative blend of Modern Austrailian a la carte on the ground level of HOTA Gallery. High tea anyone?
Watch an eclectic curation of art-house films from across the globe at the HOTA Cinema
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HOTA Farmers &
Artisan Markets


Visit this vibrant community market in the heart of the HOTA precinct. Browse in-season farm-fresh produce, delicious artisan foods, boutique fashion and handcrafted delights, all nestled against the backdrop of the stunning waterside city landscape.

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Gold Coast
Film Festival


This unique 12-day annual festival brings the film industry to life whilst helping to grow and support Queensland’s screen industry. Discover a diversity of films, panels, parties, pop-up cinemas and special events during this cultural film festival. 

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HOTA Gallery

All Year

The HOTA Gallery is a must-see destination that facilitates and shares new ideas and experiences in visual art, both indoors and outdoors. HOTA Gallery presents international exhibitions exclusive to Australia alongside the work of local artists.

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