Magnetic Island Tour: Maggie Comprehensive
A mature and highly-regarded local guide will provide friendly, entertaining commentary on hundreds of topics covering birds and wildlife, trees, geology, history and folklore on your 5 hour tour of the scenic roads and byways of the beautiful Magnetic Island. Departing Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal you'll visit all the major sights, including one or two secret spots some locals don't even know about. After an hours free time in Horseshoe bay for lunch you will head back to the Ferry terminal in time for the 3pm Ferry departure. ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Magnetic Island Marina, 123 Sooning St, Nelly Bay QLD 4819, AustraliaAfter boarding the bus at Nelly Bay terminal you will meet your friendly local guide who will escort you throughout the day. Our guides are all locals, with a depth of knowledge about life on the island.After a brief introduction you will make your way through Nelly Bay to the western side of the island. On the way you’ll get some background facts on the island and an introduction to the geography and fauna.Duration: 5 minutesStop At: Picnic Bay Jetty, Magnetic Island, Picnic Bay QLD 4819, AustraliaOptional stop where we will discover its story and how it was saved from demolition, and take in the beautiful surroundsDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Magnetic Island Marina, 123 Sooning St, Nelly Bay QLD 4819, AustraliaLeaving the early settlers behind we retrace our steps back to Nelly Bay where there will be an opportunity for a short toilet and coffee break. Afterwards, the bus will make its way over Arcadia hill where you will be rewarded with stunning views across Cleveland Bay towards the Coral seaDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Geoffrey Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland AustraliaNo visit to the Maggie would be complete without a stop at Geoffrey Bay to see if you can find some of our extrem
Magnetic Island Sunset Sailing
1 hour 30 minutes
Enjoy a small-group sunset sailing cruise for a maximum of 6 people departing from Magnetic island. Set sail for a 1.5-hours sunset sail, sit back and relax taking in the stunning views from the boat. BYO (bring your own food and drink allowed.Meet your captain at the entrance of Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal building at 4:45pm, ready for a 5:00pm departure of your 1.5 hour sunset sailing cruise. Please arrive at the Nelly Bay ferry terminal at 4:45pm. your captain and boat cannot wait around and must depart 5:00pm sharp. After setting sail, you will head out towards Cleveland Bay, where you will have views of Magnetic Island, Townsville and Cleveland Bay. BYO (bring your own alcohol and food is allowed). Returns to Nelly bay (kelly street) at approximately 6:30pm and may vary depending on the sunset time. Included in the price is the Environment Management Charge (EMC).
Magnetic Island Morning Sail
(Private Hire) Enjoy a small-group morning sailing cruise for a maximum of 6 people departing from Magnetic Island. Set sail for a 2 hours morning sail, sit back and relax taking in the stunning views from the boat.Meet your captain at the entrance of Magnetic Island Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal Building at 7:45am ready for your 8am departure of your 2 hours morning sailing cruise. Please arrive at the Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal Building Entrance at 7:45am. The departure time cannot be held, the boat leaves at 8am sharp. Taking you on your sail will be an experienced skipper and a deckhand. Sit back, relax and enjoy the views. After setting sail, we will head out left or right of the island,, where you will have views of Magnetic Island and Townsville and Cleveland Bay. You will see beautiful scenery which you can't see unless on a charter or boat. Sit back and relax and enjoy the beautiful views. Return to Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal at approximately 10:00am
Magnetic Island Small-Group Lunchtime Sailing Cruise
(Private Hire)Enjoy a small-group lunch time sailing cruise for a maximum of six people departing from Magnetic island. Set sail for a 2 hours lunchtime sail,sit back and relax taking in the stunning views from the boat. Bringing your own alcoholic beverages and food is allowed.Meet your captain at the entrance of Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal Building at 11:45am, ready for a 12 o'clock departure. Please arrive at the Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal by11:45am. Time is critical, and we can't hold the departure. We leave at 12noon sharp. After setting sail, we will head out left or right of magnetic island,, where you will have views of Magnetic Island and Townsville and Cleveland Bay. this is a relaxing sail and just sit back and relax and enjoy the views. This is a 2 hour lunchtime sailing cruise. You will be aboard a 33ft sailing yacht named Casual Fare. It is a compass innovator, and crewed by an experienced skipper and a deckhand. Bottled water is supplied. Bringing your own alcohol and food is allowed. Return to Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal at approximately 2pm.