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Afternoonvisit

We heared that the best time to visit was after 3pm to be sure the rock wallabies would be out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Manouk v
Wallaby feeding fun for the family

Great spot to visit in the afternoon to feed the rock wallabies - just google what they can/should... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jono_Orman
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Townsville, Australia
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“wallaby food” (4 reviews)
“rock wallabies” (25 reviews)
“snorkel trail” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We heared that the best time to visit was after 3pm to be sure the rock wallabies would be out, people can feed them but signs says please dont, so we didnt, the wallabies react to a little whistle though

Thank Manouk v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great spot to visit in the afternoon to feed the rock wallabies - just google what they can/should not eat. There may be someone down there giving out seed that you can feed. Photo opp under the rocks and good walk around and through the...More

Thank Jono_Orman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a short walk from the Arcadia Pub along the road to the old car ferry ramp, there is a group of wild rock wallabies that have become somewhat tame and domesticated. They can be fed with bags of suitable food purchased from the newsagent...More

Thank Russell S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rocks big as your house, and rock wallabies hopping around on them like it's flat ground. So cool to see, and the wallabies are not bothered by humans at all. Getting to se them up close is amazing and a special experience.

Thank kstravels2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even without the cute rock wallabies it would be worth visiting here to see the hige rocks that they built a road through!

Thank kiwichiick
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Just amazing the wildlife that is at your doorstep on Magnetic. Geoffrey Bay is the home to the rock wallabies who like to pop down into the car park area. They are happy to amongst humans. A guy in a scooter is there every evening,...More

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The walk along the beach at Geoffrey Bay from Nellie Bay to Arcadia provides beautiful views of Cleveland Bay and the mainland coast. At the end of the bay at the old Arcadia ferry landing the rock wallabies are numerous and not frightened by the...More

Thank Kaskearney
Reviewed 22 August 2017

See some of the island history, with plenty of wildlife to see as well. It is opposite the Arcadia Tavern, a good location for a meal and/or a drink, plus plenty of activities during the week. The patrolled swimming beach Alma Bay is close by...More

Thank Daves0041
Reviewed 10 August 2017

good opportunity to see the rock wallabies. there is also a bit of history surrounding the use of the headland for boat landings. no cost..just drive and walk to the site.

Thank yachtmail
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Stumbled by accident However was lovely to see the local inhabitants The rock wallabies which as just beautiful to see in their natural environment Well worth the visit

Thank BarryZi
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