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Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours

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Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal | Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
+61 435 580 292
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Magnetic Island Tour: Maggie Comprehensive
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Magnetic Island Sunday Tour
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Try Koala spotting! See the scenic hills and beaches. We tour a big itineray of over 100 places, from rain forest to the bays. We provide sightings of many wild birds and animals and maybe some surprises! Our tour guides are mature locals, with years of observing the Island's bird life, animals and characters. Hear some great folklore, with tales of things not found in books. A fantastic experience you don't want to miss!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal | Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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+61 435 580 292
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Thank Jackq6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Neil was very informative and made the trip very enjoyable. It was an extremely fun day. We were taken to many locations and all were interesting with plenty of photo oportunities.More

Thank Helen M
Neil R, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Helen I'm glad you enjoyed your first visit to the island. I certainly hope it won't be the last. Our island certainly offers lots of incredible views to provide that great photo. Just the thing to show off to your friends when you get...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

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Neil R, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

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Thank Simon F
Neil R, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

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Neil R, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

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Neil R, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

My wife and I toured with Neil on 1st November. From the time we were picked up from the ferry terminal until we were dropped off 5 hours later, we enjoyed every moment. Neil knows the island inside out and so whether it be history,...More

Thank Colin G
Neil R, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Ah yes, those crazy Koalas. I just don't know how they find the energy to sleep for 20 hours a day!! I loved having you and your wife on the tour and taking you around the island and am pleased you enjoyed it. I am...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

My son (16 ) and myself decided to go and see Magnetic Island and what it could offer perhaps another time. Asking around the decision was made to join a professional tour with a tour guide instead of taking our own car (costly). Beside the...More

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Neil R, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It was fun having you and your son on the tour. I'm glad I was able to show you around, and add to your experience. You are right about the island about the island being...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017

Known affectionately by locals as “Maggie Island” we had a wonderful day there on a beautiful quiet Tuesday early in October. We had the good fortune to be Neil’s only customers on the mini bus that day. He was so knowledgeable about the background history,...More

Thank Meron W
Neil R, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hi Meron, Thanks for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to spend the day with you and to be able to give you an intimate tour of the island. I think you've touched on a lot of what makes the island so special for...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Only had a day over at magnetic island. We took our car over on the car ferry. The island is big, but you can only car a short distance in both directions. Alma bay was our pick and had a picnic and swam for a...More

Thank Michael S
Col F, Owner at Magnetic Island BEST Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Michael, In 1976 I came to "Maggie" for the first time. I rented a and took off, full of expectations of a day's drive exploration. But I too, found their wasn't much road. But over the intervening years I've accumulated local knowledge and studied...More

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261marikap
8 January 2017|
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Response from Col F | Property representative |
Dear Manka, Our tour costs $45 per adult, $40 Seniors/Pensioners and $22 Children 5 - 14 (Under 5, free) Please book by emailing us which day you want to come. Take the 09.30 Sealink ferry from Townsville and we leave from... More
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cjt431
30 September 2016|
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Response from Col F | Property representative |
Thank you for enquiring about our daily tour of Magnetic Island, but, unfortunately, there is no availability today. We pick up from Island addresses, but cannot afford to from Townsville - it would cost a large slice of the... More
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Tracy R
18 September 2016|
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Response from anicka2016 | Reviewed this property |
It's best to call 0435 580 292.
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