Magnetic Island is the ultimate destination for Queensland holidays; stunning beaches, abundant wildlife and huge range of water sports makes Magnetic Island the perfect location whether you are after fun or relaxation.
Located just off the coast of Townsville in Tropical North Queensland, a Magnetic Island holiday caters to everyone's tastes, offering great restaurants and cafes, a 9 hole golf course and a national park abundant with wildlife for all you nature lovers...and all this is within the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Marine Area.
To make the most of your Magnetic Island holiday we recommend staying at least a few days as there are plenty of activities to try including horse riding, sailing, diving, snorkeling, golf and lawn bowls. As well as some magnificent scenery and places to explore, plus you need to allow plenty of time for relaxing on the gorgeous beaches! Queensland holidays don't get better than this!
There is a huge range of Magnetic Island accommodation available for all types of travelers. Whether you are looking for something low budget or luxurious, something for the family or for honeymooners, we have the very best of Magnetic Island accommodation to suit your needs.
The largest Bay on the Island with a host of watersports activities available, as well as restaurants, shops, general store and a The Marlin Bar Tavern. Large quality homes are available.
Both Geoffrey and Alma Bays are located in the leafy township of Arcadia, with Alma Bay being the best swimming beach on the Island.
A great variety of quality homes and units are available in this Bay.
The point of arrival to the Island is Nelly Bay. The Marina & Harbour is where the Vehicle and Passenger Ferry Terminals are located with buses and taxis meeting the Ferries.
Picnic Bay is a quiet Bay with a Beachfront Mall, shops, restaurant, jetty and enclosed swimming area.Magnetic Island's Golf Club is located in Picnic Bay and is a picturesque and interesting Course.