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Ocean Park Proud to Offer Half-Price Day Admissions to People with Disabilities


(1 March 2006 - Hong Kong) Ocean Park is pleased to announce it will offer half-price day admissions to Hong Kong people with disabilities and one accompanying friend. As the ‘Hong Kong people’s Theme Park’, Ocean Park is committed to being a responsible and caring member of the Hong Kong community.

Beginning March 1, 2006, Hong Kong residents presenting the “Registration Card for People with Disabilities*” issued by the Health, Wealth and Food Bureau will be entitled to enjoy half-price daytime admission to Ocean Park. One accompanying person will also be entitled to enjoy this half-price offer in visiting the Park.

Aside from this discount ticket, Ocean Park has been a keen supporter of the “International Day of Disabled Persons” organised by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service. A total of 50,000 participants have received complimentary admission in the past 13 years for this special event held in November.

 "Ocean Park has been providing fun and enjoyment to visitors over the past 29 years, including those with disabilities. We aim to further encourage Hong Kong residents with disabilities to engage in more outdoor activities at the Park, and to take advantage of this concessionary offer to share the excitement with their loved ones.” said Tom Mehrmann, Chief Executive, Ocean Park.

Ocean Park is opened daily, Monday to Sunday. Daytime admission fee for adult is HK$185 and for child is HK$93. For enquiries, please call 2552 0291. Website: www.oceanpark.com.hk.

*Registration Card for People with Disabilities is issued by the Rehabilitation Division, Health, Welfare and Food Bureau of the Government Secretariat. Any person who has been found to have suffered from a disability, including Hearing Impairment, Visual Impairment, Speech Impairment, Physical Handicap, Autism, Mental Illness, Mental Handicap and Visceral Disability / Chronic Illness may apply for the Card.

About Ocean Park
Ocean Park is Hong Kong’s unique home-grown theme park with a heritage of delivering family fun and fond memories. Since its opening in January 1977 as a non-profit organization, Ocean Park has developed itself to be a world-class attraction connecting people with nature, and recognized for its animal husbandry, research and relationship with the community. Over 70 million people have visited Hong Kong's premier park since its inception and Ocean Park has remained committed to offer adults and children experiences that blend entertainment with education and conservation. Starting on 1 January 2006, part of the admission goes to Ocean Park Conservation Foundation, Hong Kong.