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HOTA, Home of the Arts first opened in 1986 and is a non-profit arts organisation formally known as Hota Gold Coast. Surrounded by parklands and a lake with Surfers Paradise as the backdrop, Home of the Arts is your place for live performances, lake-side strolls, star-gazing, cinema-watching, art and new-ideas. There’s a unique outdoor stage for live events and a refreshed cafe for relaxing and connecting. Plus, all your favourites, like our cinemas, theatres and gallery.

HOTA houses a large and small theatre, an Outdoor Stage, two Cinemas and the HOTA Cafe as well as several stunning function rooms, a chapel and workshop spaces.

Image: Matt Marny.


135 Bundall Road Surfers Paradise

07 5588 4000

Open daily 10am–4pm.


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