Magnetic Island 360 Tour

Magnetic Island is located just eight kilometres offshore from the coastal town of Townsville in Queensland. This island is renowned for its incredible bays and secret beaches and the best way to truly explore it is on the 360 Magnetic Island tour from Nelly Bay.

On this small group tour, you’ll visit the fringing reefs of Florence Bay, Arthur Bay and Nelly Bay – keep an eye out for the resident turtles. You’ll also cruise past Radical Bay, Horseshoe Bay and the unique free-standing boulders along the north coastline.

This Magnetic Island cruise will take you to some of the most secluded parts of the island, which are otherwise inaccessible. This is where the vibrant birdlife might come to say ‘hello’. Your cruise includes two exclusive stops for swimming, where you can enjoy a refreshing dip away from tourists hotspots!

If you’re looking for things to do on Magnetic Island, the 360 Tour is a must-try, whether you’re a local or a visitor. So, come join this exclusive tour and experience the island’s beauty from a new perspective!

  • Departure
  • Cruise Inclusions
  • Additional Info
  • Terms Of Services

Departure Details

Departure Location Nelly Bay

  • Boards 09:15

  • Departs 09:30

  • Returns 12:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • 3hr Magnetic Island circumnavigation tour with groups of 12
  • Cruise on a safe and spacious pontoon boat
  • Discover secluded beaches, bays and coves which are only accessible by boat
  • Visit the fringing reefs of Florence Bay, Arthur Bay and Nelly Bay
  • 2 stops for swimming (bays will be chosen depending on the tide conditions of the day)
  • Chance to spot turtles and bird life of the region

Additional Information

- From Townsville, you need to catch a ferry to Nelly Bay Ferry terminal
- Upon arrival at the terminal, the meetup point is just 100 metres to the left, outside of the terminal building
- Please make sure you arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before departure
- Please note the minimum height to participate in this tour is 1.20mt /4ft 
- This tour might not be suitable for those with neck, back, hip, foot or knee problems or anyone who is pregnant 
- Child price applicable for children up to 12 years old

Terms Of Services

Please refer to our full passengers terms and conditions on the following link;

Book & Cruise

  • Adult Price

    from $120

  • Child (2–13 years)

    from $95


Group Bookings

Cruising with a group of 10 or more? Get in touch with our team to get the best price.

Group Discounts

Exclusive Hire

This boat is available for private charter – See how we can tailor the experience for your next event.

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