4 May 2001
KCRC and Ocean Park joint promotion
 
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) and Ocean Park will jointly organise a promotion this summer -- visit to Ocean Park by East Rail passengers at a special price.
The promotion comprises of three programmes. The first programme is known as "Ride on KCR East Rail to win free Ocean Park admission tickets". From May 6 to May 27, passengers travelling with Octopus can gain one bonus point for every ride on East Rail. With 5 bonus points, passengers can redeem a scratch card at any KCR Ticket Offices. Each game card will show a word of either 海, 洋, 公, or 園. With a complete set of four different game cards that shows 海洋公園, passengers can redeem four Ocean Park admission tickets at a special price of $1 at the Sha Tin Customer Services Centre. Tickets are limited and available on a first come first served basis.
The second programme is "Ocean Park Greetings from Mascot Family at KCR East Rail". From May 27 to June 24, Ocean Park mascots led by Whiskers, the sealion will appear at four KCR East Rail stations (Hung Hom, Mongkok, Tai Po Market and Sheung Shui stations) on four consecutive Sundays to meet the passengers for some games, photo taking (sponsored by Kodak (Far East) Ltd.) and souvenirs distribution.
"Ocean Park Package Sale at KCR Customer Services Centres" will be the finale of the promotion. Starting from June 15, passengers can purchase Ocean Park Package Tour tickets from any East Rail Customer Services Centres. Each package tour ticket includes one Ocean Park admission ticket. In addition, ticket holders can enjoy the shuttle bus service between Hung Hom station and Ocean Park. Package Tour will only be available on Sundays and public holidays during the period from July 1 to September 9 2001.
For details of the promotion, passengers can call the KCR East Rail Customer Services Hotline on 2602 7799 or refer to the posters available at all East Rail stations.
Details of "KCRC and Ocean Park Joint Promotion" have been posted on the KCRC website www.kcrc.com and the Ocean Park website www.oceanpark.com.hk