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SeaLink Magnetic Island Ferry return trip from Townsville

By SeaLink Queensland
Price is $25per adult


Earn $0.74
Free cancellation available
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Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Vehicles and venues disinfected
Personal safety equipment
Social distancing


  • A chance to explore Magnetic Island at your own pace

  • Hassle-free transportation on a high-speed catamaran

  • Reliable ferry ride with your choice of departure times

  • Tropical paradise of white beaches & eucalyptus forest

  • Option for activities like snorkeling, hiking & sunbathing

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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Roundtrip ferry ride to and from Magnetic Island

  • What's excluded

    Meals and beverages

  • What's excluded

    Additional activities and attractions

  • What's excluded

    Hotel pickup and drop-off

Know Before You Book

  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary. Children 14 and younger must be accompanied by a paying adult.

  • If you are prone to motion sickness, please take any necessary precautions. Consult a medical professional before taking any medication.

  • Hours of operation for the SeaLink Breakwater Terminal are 6:15 AM–6.00 PM daily. Hours of operation for the Magnetic Island Ferry are 6.30AM–11.00PM. Trip duration is approximately 25 minutes each way. Ferries depart frequently throughout the day; please check the timetable before you go.

  • Please note we do not allocate tickets to our ferry departure times, arriving early to the terminal is recommended to board your desired ferry departure. Please exchange your voucher at our sales counter at least 30 minutes prior to your chosen departure time.

  • Limited services run on Christmas Day, our terminal operating hours are also limited. Please note times may also vary on public holidays including Australia Day & Anzac Day

What you can expect

Enjoy the secluded paradise of Magnetic Island, a tropical destination known for its quiet beaches, rugged landscape, and abundant wildlife. Easily accessible via the ferry from Townsville City, Magnetic Island is an idyllic place to get away even if just for a day.

Board your boat at the ferry terminal and set off across the bay for a scenic ride to postcard-worthy Magnetic Island. As you sail on your state-of-the-art, high-speed catamaran, kick back with views of the immaculate crystal clear waters.

Soon, you reach Magnetic Island, where the rest of the day is yours to do with as you please. Soak up the sun on the white-sand beach, go for a walk through the eucalyptus forest, or embark on a range of activities that include everything from snorkeling and hiking to visiting the Koala Village. When you're ready to return to Townsville, simply hop on the ferry for the ride back to the mainland.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Activity Location

  • Magnetic Island

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • SeaLink Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal
    • Sir Leslie Thiess Drive Sir Leslie Theiss Drive
    • Townsville City Queensland 4810

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