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Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island

Just a short ferry ride from Townsville, Magnetic Island offers the natural beauty and serenity of an untouched paradise within a thriving community.

Magnetic Island
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Getting here
  • Northern Australia's largest colony of koalas
  • Military history on Forts Walk
  • Insta-famous SS Adelaide
  • Cruise in a topless car
Tropical island paradise

Boasting a unique natural environment of palm-fringed beaches, large granite boulders, hoop pines, sandy beaches and fringing coral reefs, Magnetic Island is an island paradise of endless sunshine, koalas, hiking trails, topless cars, snorkelling adventures, and more! 


SeaLink North Queensland passenger ferry

SeaLink North Queensland are an award winning passenger ferry service providing the quickest link to Magnetic Island (20 minutes) with 17 daily return services between Townsville and Magnetic Island. Cruise over in air-conditioned comfort and enjoy a relaxing drink at the bar.

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Magnetic Island Ferries

Take in the stunning views while cruising on Magnetic Island's only car and passenger ferry service.

With up to eight return trips daily, the friendly ferry crew look forward to welcoming you aboard.

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