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In the heart of the Great Barrier Reef lie 74 idyllic Whitsunday Islands waiting to be discovered. Base yourself in the coastal town of Airlie Beach and make a splash in pristine waters teeming with marine life. Only a hop, skip, and a jump away from Townsville is Magnetic Island. ‘Maggie’ offers unforgettable wildlife encounters and untouched bays with world-class snorkelling.