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Hitching on 'Maggie'

A short ferry ride from Townsville took us to Magnetic Island – affectionately known by the locals as ‘Maggie’ – a beautiful boulderous island off Townsville. 385 more words


4WDing on Magnetic Island

Following on from Airlie Beach what should have been a short hop to Townsville was stretched out due to a broken air con on the Greyhound. 292 more words

Big Trip

Liquor Licensing Kills Another North Queensland Entertainment Staple

Full Moon Down Under has been a monthly event on the North Queensland party calendar for around a decade.

The events, held on Magnetic Island, have hosted some of Australia’s and the world’s best DJs… until now. 217 more words


East Coast Paradise

Hello from Tully, a beautiful small town located somewhere in between Townsville and Cairns. I’m currently in a hotel as our indigenous camp was cancelled, but there’s no complaints here – the hotel is Mt. 461 more words


Monsoon on Maggie Island

I’ve always had this picture that there is always beautiful weather in Australia. Obviously, this image has been rudely wiped from my mind, having spent three months living and working in Melbourne, where the city tagline is ‘four seasons in one day’ but that’s fine. 2,059 more words