Immerse yourself.

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so much more

Make the most of your stay by exploring every inch of the Island’s landscape by hiring a fun island car, scooter, trail bike, electric bikes or 4WD. Or jump in and hire some snorkelling gear so you can explore our stunning reefs, wrecks and bays.




beautiful beaches are just the beginning

Magnetic Island offers you the best of both worlds. A stunning natural landscape of tranquil beaches and dramatic terrain, combined with all the conveniences of modern life. 

The local community comprises approximately 3000 permanent residents, enjoying a unique island lifestyle minus the usual sacrifices. As the only island in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park that offers freehold title, Magnetic Island residents enjoy all the benefits of an established community. 

Visitors will appreciate the diverse range of services available which provide convenient options for self-catering, modern facilities for the boating enthusiast, a fine choice of fashion outlets, through to massage and therapy treatments by skilled professionals – all at local rather than resort prices.  

simply perfect

The unsurpassed romance of Magnetic Island provides the ideal setting for the wedding you always dreamed of.

Exchange vows on the warm golden sand with the coconut palms swaying overhead in a stylish beachfront ceremony. Pledge your love in enchanting parklands with the clear blue ocean as your backdrop. Whatever you decide, Magnetic Island has the means to facilitate everything required to make your special day unforgettable. The Island can provide you with professional photographers, sumptuous wedding banquets, quality accommodation for you and your guests, entertainment, stylish reception venues, and so much more.

Begin your married life on Magnetic Island, a truly unique tropical paradise.

Browse our online publications

Click and browse our online publications to learn even more about Magnetic Island’s many attractions, history, walking trails and community. The Informer Business Directory lists all local community businesses, services, maps and timetables making it an invaluable resource to all who live on, are thinking of moving to, or are looking at investing in our beautiful Island.

travel to and around the island

18 trips. 20 minutes.

your quickest link to the island

Sealink offer a fast and convenient passenger service to the Island in air-conditioned comfort with their high-speed catamarans taking only 20 minutes to cross the bay.

Drive to Magnetic Island

passenger and car ferry

The drive on, drive off convenience of Magnetic Island Ferries provides a no fuss, efficient service with facilities to accommodate most vehicles including campers and trailers.

Do it by bus!

all day passes and tours

Sunbus picks up from every SeaLink ferry to take you to your destination. In addition to single journeys you can purchase all day pass to tour the Island at your leisure.