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Magnetic Island YHA

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Things to do in Magnetic Island YHA

'Breakfast with the koalas' Weds / Fri / Sun mornings at the onsite Bunglow Bay Koala Sanctuary. Enjoy interactive wildlife talks with our rangers. Hold a koala, croc, snakes and lizards.

Learn about the natural environment, culture and history of Magnetic Island. 23 secluded beaches, 15km of walking tracks, horseriding on beach, trips to the outer reef, dive the S.S. Yongala wreck, hire a topless 4x4 to explore

Nightly activities at the hostel's open-air deck and bar, or enjoy the island's many cafes and restaurants.

Happy hour is daily from 4pm until 7pm. 

All games are estimated to start at 7:30pm (the pizza deal currently starts at 5:00pm). 

At the hostel

FREE Bingo Monday

BINGO!! It's FREE to play plus there are prizes up for grabs all night.

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Free Scattergories

Scattergories night. Free to play and prizes up for grabs!

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FREE Trivia Saturday

Time for another four rounds of pub quiz. Free to join. 

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Pizza night Sunday

Pizza 1/2 garlic pizza + drinks (a pot of beer or cider, soft drink or juice) from only $20. Yum!!

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Tours & activities related to this hostel

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27 Night East Coast Adventure Package

Travel Australia's East Coast and save with this great value package. Experience Fraser Island, The Whitsundays, Magnetic Island, and the Great Barrier Reef. Includes all accommodation.
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Fraser Island and Whitsundays package

Save time and money with this flexible package that includes YHA accommodation, Fraser Island 4WD Bus Tour from Hervey Bay, and a Whitsunday Sailing Tour. Save $100!
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2 Day 2 Night Whitsundays Sailing Tour

Chasing the trip of a lifetime? You've found it! Explore the beautiful Whitsunday Islands on one of Australia's most impressive overnight sailing boats. Book with YHA Save!
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2 Day Whitsundays Sailing Tour

Experience sailing around lush tropical islands, turquoise waters and pristine beaches of the World Heritage listed Whitsundays.

FREE things to do in Magnetic Island

  1. The Forts Walk - see Koalas in their natural setting with spectacular views over looking many of the bays on Magnetic Island.
  2. Walking Tracks - There are many walking tracks on Magnetic Island with destinations ranging form look out points to secluded beaches all around the island.
  3. Daily Lorikeet Feeding - Everyday at 4:30pm we host lorikeet feeding where guests are able to feed the local parrots.

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Bungalow Bay Koala Sanctuary
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25% off when booking 4 or more adults for Breakfast with the Koalas. Enjoy a delicious bush tucker breakfast and meet Australian animals including koalas, crocodiles and snakes! Held Wednesday, Friday and Sunday from 8:30am to 10am.
Billabong Sanctuary
10% discount off admission.
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