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Attracted to Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island accora Cleveland Bay from Townsville, Queensland

Just twenty minutes by ferry from northern Queensland’s Townsville, across Cleveland Bay lies the tropical paradise (and Townsville suburb) of Magnetic Island. Named after an incident where Captain Cook’s navigational instruments went on the blink, there’s (sadly) nothing actually magnetic about the place but there’s still plenty of attraction. The foot passenger ferry is packed with

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