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a blue and white Hopo Ferry on the water with green trees in the backgroundBlogFamiliesHOTA, Home of the ArtsSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
June 29, 2023

Local Discounts & Benefits

Hopo's version of the go card is the Locals 10 Trip Pass it's great for regular ferry passengers and makes the perfect gift! Simply purchase the $50 locals pass to…
Gold Coast Commonwealth Walkway under treesUncategorized
February 22, 2023

Gold Coast Commonwealth Walk: The best way to see the Gold Coast.

When it comes to sightseeing on the Gold Coast, did you know there is one walk to rule them all? The Gold Coast Commonwealth Walk is a 10km stretch from…
TTC09892 BLOG 1BlogFamiliesHOTA, Home of the ArtsSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
December 23, 2022

Gold Coast Summer School Holiday Fun

The Gold Coast is the perfect place for families to embrace all that summer has to offer and have fun in the sun! With stunning beaches, tranquil waterways, parks and…
Aerial shot of Surfers Paradise skyline, Surfers Beach and OceanUncategorizedBlog
October 6, 2021

Gold Coast: A World-Class City

The Gold Coast is one of the best cities in the world, with 70kms of coastline, bustling local precincts and blessed with sunshine all year round. Hopo Gold Coast Ferry…
Sea World HistorySea World
August 23, 2021

History of Australia’s Sea World

Sea World on the Gold Coast is one of Australia’s most beloved theme parks. From their thrilling water rides and captivating animal exhibitions to their animal rescue and rehabilitation programs.…
Hollywood StarsBlog
August 23, 2021

Hollywood on the Gold Coast

There’s no need to visit Los Angeles (even when international borders open!) to spot your favourite celebrities when more and more stars are making their way down under. Over the…
Birthday TravelBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Hopo Free Birthday Travel

It’s your birthday, and Hopo Gold Coast Ferry is here to help you celebrate with a free Hop On Hop Off Day Pass! To redeem, show proof of your date…
Gold Coast cruiseBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Hopo Gold Coast Ferry is the best way to see the Gold Coast, here’s why…

The Gold Coast is arguably one of the greatest cities in Australia. Boasting an average of 300 days of sunshine, pristine coastlines, premier shopping, and theme parks, it's hard to…
Broadwater Parkland parksBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Where to find the best parks and playgrounds on the Gold Coast

There is no doubt that the Gold Coast is home to some of the best parks and playgrounds in South-East Queensland, and a trip on the Hopo ferry is the…
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August 23, 2021

Free Hopo Ferry Travel for 50,00th Passenger Celebration

Haven't tried the city’s new ferry service, Hopo? Now's your chance! On Thursday, 29 April, ​Gold Coast locals will be able to travel for free to celebrate the service's 50,000th…
Valentines on HopoBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers ParadiseUncategorized
August 23, 2021

The ultimate Valentine’s Day with Hopo Ferries

Hopo Ferries have got you and your sweetheart covered this Valentine’s Day. Hopo Ferries are sharing the love with a 2-for-1 Hop On Hop Off Day Pass Special, meaning you…
Marina Mirage Seafood LunchMarina MirageUncategorized
August 23, 2021

Lunch in luxury with your ladies at Marina Mirage

Long overdue for lunch with the ladies? We’ve found the perfect spot for you and your besties to eat and drink your way through the afternoon. Ditch the car and…
CITYOFGOLDCOAST 20190919 SEAWORLDAERIALS 6BlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers ParadiseUncategorized
August 23, 2021

Top 10 Best Ways To Cool Off On The Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is famous for its golden beaches, relaxed lifestyle, and endless sunshine. When the summer sun gets too hot to handle, catch a Hopo Ferry to one of…
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August 23, 2021

The inside scoop of the SCOOP! festival

Summer in the Gold Coast is alive and kicking, but it’s about to get even better. SCOOP!, an epic lineup of entertainment is coming to HOTA, Home of the Arts,…
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August 23, 2021

The ultimate Gold Coast day out with Hopo Ferries

Take advantage of the beautiful weather this summer, skip the traffic and choose a day out with Hopo. Your skipper and crew are excited to have you aboard, offering informative…
HopoHeaderImageHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

For the romantics: Dating with Hopo Gold Coast Ferry

So, you’ve finally worked up the courage to ask that special someone out, and they’ve said yes. Congratulations! Or maybe you’ve been dating someone for a while and are running…
Sea WorldSea World
August 23, 2021

Destination overview: Discover the magic of Sea World

The Gold Coast’s best family resort and theme park offers all the benefits to make your holiday one to remember. With unbeatable holiday package deals, fun activities and fantastic entertainment…
Broadwater ParklandsSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'
August 23, 2021

Destination overview: Broadwater Parklands in Southport

The Gold Coast is best explored with a salty breeze aboard the comfortable and spacious Hopo Ferry. Cruising from one iconic location to the next, Hopo stops at the buzzing…
Birthday TravelBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Hopo Free Birthday Travel

It’s your birthday, and Hopo Gold Coast Ferry is here to help you celebrate with a free Hop On Hop Off Day Pass! To redeem, show proof of your date…
Gold Coast cruiseBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Hopo Gold Coast Ferry is the best way to see the Gold Coast, here’s why…

The Gold Coast is arguably one of the greatest cities in Australia. Boasting an average of 300 days of sunshine, pristine coastlines, premier shopping, and theme parks, it's hard to…
Broadwater Parkland parksBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Where to find the best parks and playgrounds on the Gold Coast

There is no doubt that the Gold Coast is home to some of the best parks and playgrounds in South-East Queensland, and a trip on the Hopo ferry is the…
Valentines on HopoBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers ParadiseUncategorized
August 23, 2021

The ultimate Valentine’s Day with Hopo Ferries

Hopo Ferries have got you and your sweetheart covered this Valentine’s Day. Hopo Ferries are sharing the love with a 2-for-1 Hop On Hop Off Day Pass Special, meaning you…
Marina Mirage Seafood LunchMarina MirageUncategorized
August 23, 2021

Lunch in luxury with your ladies at Marina Mirage

Long overdue for lunch with the ladies? We’ve found the perfect spot for you and your besties to eat and drink your way through the afternoon. Ditch the car and…
CITYOFGOLDCOAST 20190919 SEAWORLDAERIALS 6BlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers ParadiseUncategorized
August 23, 2021

Top 10 Best Ways To Cool Off On The Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is famous for its golden beaches, relaxed lifestyle, and endless sunshine. When the summer sun gets too hot to handle, catch a Hopo Ferry to one of…
a blue and white Hopo Ferry on the water with green trees in the backgroundBlogFamiliesHOTA, Home of the ArtsSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
June 29, 2023

Local Discounts & Benefits

Hopo's version of the go card is the Locals 10 Trip Pass it's great for regular ferry passengers and makes the perfect gift! Simply purchase the $50 locals pass to…
TTC09892 BLOG 1BlogFamiliesHOTA, Home of the ArtsSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
December 23, 2022

Gold Coast Summer School Holiday Fun

The Gold Coast is the perfect place for families to embrace all that summer has to offer and have fun in the sun! With stunning beaches, tranquil waterways, parks and…
Birthday TravelBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Hopo Free Birthday Travel

It’s your birthday, and Hopo Gold Coast Ferry is here to help you celebrate with a free Hop On Hop Off Day Pass! To redeem, show proof of your date…
Gold Coast cruiseBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Hopo Gold Coast Ferry is the best way to see the Gold Coast, here’s why…

The Gold Coast is arguably one of the greatest cities in Australia. Boasting an average of 300 days of sunshine, pristine coastlines, premier shopping, and theme parks, it's hard to…
Broadwater Parkland parksBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Where to find the best parks and playgrounds on the Gold Coast

There is no doubt that the Gold Coast is home to some of the best parks and playgrounds in South-East Queensland, and a trip on the Hopo ferry is the…
Valentines on HopoBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers ParadiseUncategorized
August 23, 2021

The ultimate Valentine’s Day with Hopo Ferries

Hopo Ferries have got you and your sweetheart covered this Valentine’s Day. Hopo Ferries are sharing the love with a 2-for-1 Hop On Hop Off Day Pass Special, meaning you…
a blue and white Hopo Ferry on the water with green trees in the backgroundBlogFamiliesHOTA, Home of the ArtsSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
June 29, 2023

Local Discounts & Benefits

Hopo's version of the go card is the Locals 10 Trip Pass it's great for regular ferry passengers and makes the perfect gift! Simply purchase the $50 locals pass to…
TTC09892 BLOG 1BlogFamiliesHOTA, Home of the ArtsSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
December 23, 2022

Gold Coast Summer School Holiday Fun

The Gold Coast is the perfect place for families to embrace all that summer has to offer and have fun in the sun! With stunning beaches, tranquil waterways, parks and…
Sea World HistorySea World
August 23, 2021

History of Australia’s Sea World

Sea World on the Gold Coast is one of Australia’s most beloved theme parks. From their thrilling water rides and captivating animal exhibitions to their animal rescue and rehabilitation programs.…
Birthday TravelBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Hopo Free Birthday Travel

It’s your birthday, and Hopo Gold Coast Ferry is here to help you celebrate with a free Hop On Hop Off Day Pass! To redeem, show proof of your date…
Gold Coast cruiseBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Hopo Gold Coast Ferry is the best way to see the Gold Coast, here’s why…

The Gold Coast is arguably one of the greatest cities in Australia. Boasting an average of 300 days of sunshine, pristine coastlines, premier shopping, and theme parks, it's hard to…
Broadwater Parkland parksBlogHOTA, Home of the ArtsMarina MirageSea WorldSouthport 'Broadwater Parklands'Surfers Paradise
August 23, 2021

Where to find the best parks and playgrounds on the Gold Coast

There is no doubt that the Gold Coast is home to some of the best parks and playgrounds in South-East Queensland, and a trip on the Hopo ferry is the…

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