Magnetic Island Ferries

Magnetic Island, situated only 8 km offshore from Townsville, is a quick and easy trip by our ferry and a perfect destination for a day in the sun or a weekend getaway. Both passenger and car ferry services operate approximately every 2 hours for a 40 minute trip to the island making it simple to visit Magnetic Island, and maximising your time to enjoy the island’s beauty and myriad of activities.

With 320 days of sunshine per year, over 20 beaches, and half of the island covered in National Park, ‘Maggie’ is the perfect place for a holiday. Possible activities on Magnetic Island range from active pursuits such as hiking, fishing, diving, and snorkelling, to more leisurely choices of lounging on perfect beaches, swimming in crystal clear waters, and the famous all night ‘Full Moon’ party hosted by top DJ’s. Whether you want to be on the go, or a fixture on the beaches, Magnetic Island is your perfect getaway.

If you would like to get in contact with Magnetic Island Ferries, please visit our website or contact our friendly staff


Ross Street, South Townsville QLD 4810
PO Box 2399, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
07 4796 9300
[email protected]
www.magneticislandferries.com.au