Positioned within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and situated just off the coast of Townsville. This tropical island averages over 320 days of sunshine a year and even in the winter the sea temperatures stay around 23°, making it the perfect spot to submerge into the warm waters and explore the spectacular corals and marine life. With stunning bays and rocky headlands providing a home for fringing reef you can swim with a variety of vibrant fish not far from the shore.
Nearly 70% of the island is National Park which acts as a haven for an abundance of wildlife including the largest koala population in Australia.
Explore the rugged unspoilt natural beauty of secluded beaches, granite boulders, eucalyptus forest and patches of rainforest.
Whether you’re looking to be active or just relax Magnetic Island will be enjoyed by everyone!