Tropic Highlights

Sealink Queensland - Townsville

Magnetic Island


A$232 (2 Passengers)

Departure Days:

Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Time:

The departure time varies depending on what time ferry is chosen. The 07.45am departure is recommended as the Koala Village Tour begins at 10.00am, 12.00pm and 2.30pm. Transfer time is approximately 25 minutes.

Departure Point:

The Breakwater Ferry Terminal.


On Request


A$232 (2 Passengers)


- Return Ferry transfers from Townsville to Magnetic Island.
- Entry to Koala Village Wildlife Park.
- Magnetic Island All Day Bus.
- Entry to Reef HQ and Souvenir Guide.
- Entry into the Musuem of Tropical Queensland.

What to Bring:
- Swimsuit, towel, hat, sunscreen and camera.


Valid for 01APR16-31MAR19:
See the best of Townsville and Magnetic Island. Take a trip to beautiful Magnetic Island onboard a high speed catamaran. Visit a Koala Village on your guided tour. See koalas, lizards, colourful bird life, hold a crocodile and snake. Take advantage of your all day bus pass after the tour to see the island's bays and beaches at your own leisure. Visit the world's largest living coral reef aquarium - Reef HQ Townsville and learn about the wonders of the reef with daily predator dive shows. Then head next door to the Museum of Tropical Queensland (MTQ) where you'll learn about the history and heritage of North Queensland with loads of fun activities for the kids.

Child Policy:

Valid for 01APR16-31MAR19:
Infant: 0-4 years inclusive - free of charge.
Child: 5-14 years inclusive - child rates apply.

Important Information:

Valid for 01APR16-31MAR19:
- It is recommended to take this tour over two days - one day on Magnetic Island and the 2nd day to visit Reef HQ and the Museum of Tropical Queensland.
- Afternoon departure times from Magnetic Island to Townsville are as follows: 1.35pm, 3.00pm, 4.25pm, 5.10pm, 6.40pm.

To redeem the Tropical Highlights Pass:
- Upon arrival into Townsville, please proceed to the SeaLink Queensland Breakwater Ferry Terminal on Sir Leslie Thiess Drive located in Townsville City.
- Please hand over this voucher to SeaLink Queensland staff and they will issue all relevant documentation required for the Tropic Highlights Pass. These will include entry vouchers to following attractions to be visited at your own leisure:
- Reef HQ Aquarium, Townsville City.
- Museum of Tropical Queensland, Townsville City.
- Bungalow Bay Koala Park, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island.
- SeaLink Queensland Return Ferry Ticket.
- Magnetic Island All Day Bus Pass.

Please note:
- Your inclusions for each activity are admission only.
- You will need to make your own way to Reef HQ Aquarium, Museum of Tropical Queensland in Townsville and Bungalow Bay Koala Village located at Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island.

Departure points for transport are as follows:
- SeaLink Queensland, Breakwater Terminal, Sir Leslie Thiess Drive.
- Magnetic Island All Day Bus Pass with SUN BUS, Nelly Bay Terminal, Magnetic Island.

All Buses meet each ferry arriving and departing Magnetic Island, the coaches will be waiting for departure out the front of the Nelly Bay Terminal bus bays.

Time Table:

~~ 01-Apr-2016 to 31-Mar-2018~~
Timetable - Subject to change without notice.
Breakwater to Nelly Bay:
5:30am* (Mon-Sat) / 6:30am* / 7:05am / 7:45am / 8:45am / 9:30am / 10:30am / 11:30am / 12:55pm / 2:15pm / 3:45pm / 4:30pm / 5:20pm* (Mon-Fri) / 6:00pm / 7:15pm / 9:00pm / 10:30pm / 11:30pm* (Fri-Sat).
* Denotes not operating on Public Holidays.

Nelly Bay to Breakwater:
6:20am* (Mon-Sat) / 7:10am* (Mon-Sun) / 7:50am / 8:25am / 9:25am / 10:15am / 11:10am / 12:15pm / 1:35pm / 3:00pm / 4:25pm / 5:10pm / 5:55pm* (Mon-Fri) / 6:40pm / 7:45pm / 9:30pm / 11:00pm / 12:00am* (Fri-Sat).
* Denotes not operating on Public Holidays.

Limited Services Christmas Day:
8:30am, 10:30am, 2:30pm, 4:30pm - Breakwater to Nelly Bay.
9:00am, 11:00am, 3:00pm, 5:00pm - Nelly Bay to Breakwater.~~~~


On Request