Magnetic Island


Named Magnetic Island because it apparently had a ‘magnetic’ effect on Captain Cook’s ship compass when he sailed past in 1770. Travel 20 minutes by fast cat across the clear blue waters of Cleveland Bay to Magnetic Island. More than half of the island is a National Park, which has preserved stunning scenery and habitats for koalas, possums, rock wallabies, and a variety of birds. Where the headlands meet the sea, secluded beaches have formed, many of which can only be reached by foot or boat. Take a guided bus tour and see the highlights. Meet native wildlife on a guided ranger tour of Bungalow Bay Koala Village. You can pat a koala or hold a baby crocodile for a souvenir photograph (additional charge applies).
  • Location

    Townsville

  • Tour Code

    TSV080

  • Duration

    5 hours

  • Price

    Adult from $229.99
    Children (12 & under) from $199.99

  • Snack included!

Don't forget your camera!
Enjoy afternoon tea in the alfresco dining area at Koala village.
Please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket, plenty of biodegradable sunscreen and bring bottled water.
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