When you're wondering where to take your next relaxing vacation, make sure to put Magnetic Island in Queensland on your short list. Named for the effect that the Island had on Captain Cook's compasses as he sailed by its eastern shore, Maggie Island is just offshore of Townsville, and it is accessible by ferry.
There are a number of popular activities for visitors to Magnetic Island, including:
The bays and beaches on Magnetic Island also offer many popular watersports and adventures. These include fishing charters, helicopter flights, kayaking, and SCUBA diving. And of course, some visitors like to enjoy their time on the beach with a book, enjoying the feel of the sun.
If the beach and the sun aren't your preferred activities, Magnetic Island still has quite a lot for you to experience. From shopping destinations and fantastic restaurants to art galleries, theatre, and other entertainment, the island has something for everyone. Whether you are looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, or wanting to experience the natural beauty of one of the islands off the coast of Australia, Magnetic Island in Queensland is an exquisite place to be.
Whatever your reason for visiting Magnetic Island, consider avoiding the busy resorts and crowded hotels and instead book one of our holiday houses or units. We offer a variety of amenities to make your stay more comfortable.
Many of our units include small kitchens so you can cook that freshly caught fish. You can also enjoy other areas where you can soak up the sun and sand more privately. We will make sure that you have plenty of space, no matter the size of your party. Contact us today to find out more about what locations we have available on your preferred dates!