Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island

146 Sooning Street, Magnetic Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, 4819, Australia | 5 star resort
Prices starting from $140.00

Travel Blogs from Magnetic Island

Week 42 - Magnetic Island 30th-1st July

A travel blog entry by eshaw15


... 8230;however due to ferry and bus time tables I didn't arrive to the hostel in Bungalow Bay until nearly 6pm.

Dumped my bags off and trecked the horrifically long 4minute walk to the beach at horseshoe bay. What a beautiful sunset! After I returned to the hostel and cooked up a easy dinner of Soup and bread (extremely fancy I know!) enjoying dinner in the company of wallabies, kangaroos and possums… that was an experience. ...

Magnetic Island

A travel blog entry by lindann


... then had a paddle in the stinger netted area. There were lots of water sports on offer in the bay but we decided to go do the Forts Walk. It is a track that winds along a ridge to gun emplacements, observation tower and a Command Post, from there was a fantastic view of the whole area. On the way back we saw a koala resting in a tree then got the bus back to Nelly Bay. We waited a while and got the ferry back to Townsville.


Magnetic Island

A travel blog entry by hollytripp


... an onsite koala park, a small littler bar but not too loud which is definitely what I needed and then the rooms were all little huts in the trees scattered about which was cool too. I first got here and made my way down to the beach at Horseshoe Bay which was about a five minute walk away. I did a bit of sunbathing and walked along the whole bay which was nice and then just chilled there for the rest of the afternoon. I managed to sit in the communal area on the big bean ...

Australia Day!

A travel blog entry by sarahdoug96


... in Maggie the night before too) so we hurried to our Hostel, Gilligans, to check in for the next 3 nights. We dumped our bags and headed out to get some food but a lot of places were shut so in the end we had a Chinese Buffet in one of the Night Markets. We headed back to the hostel afterwards and chatted to our room mates who were heading to NZ in the morning for a month, then coming back to Oz (to work) as they were planning on going to the World Cup in Brazil this year. Lucky sods!

Koalas and wallabies

A travel blog entry by judith_michi


... gar kein Schatten machten den Weg nicht wahnsinnig attraktiv, die tolle Aussicht entschädigte aber ein bisschen. Und dann, als wir schon fast umdrehen wollten weil es an dem Tag so heiß war entdeckten wir unseren ersten Koala. Noch dazu ein Prachtkerlchen und sehr fotogen. Vom Erfolg motiviert gingen wir den Rest des Weges auch noch und genossen den Ausblick und die Brise ganz oben. Am Retourweg entdeckten wir noch einen Koala, der war jedoch nicht so fotogen.

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This 5 star resort, located on 146 Sooning Street, Magnetic Island, is near Gavin Ryan Studio.
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