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SeaLink Queensland - Ferry Services

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“magnetic island”(183 reviews)
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“horseshoe bay”(7 reviews)
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SeaLink provides the quickest link between Townsville and Magnetic Island. Operating around 18 ferries per day, SeaLink is an award winning transport service, and is proudly locally owned and operated. Operating since 1997 with 5 vessels and over 75...more
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Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed today

An enjoyable way to get to Magnetic Is though don,t sit-up the top on a windy day, too scary to move around. Return trip downstairs much more comfortable though chilly air conditioning. Easy to store cases on board.

Thank simcat46
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked the tickets online and came with the car from Adelaide to KI. You need to arrive 30 min before the departure time you are taking boarding pass for you and for the car itself. You can wait till the boarding inside of the...More

Thank Vicky H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent service to and from Magnetic Island. We do frequently use this ferry service especially when we have regular visitors from Melbourne.

Thank Sally D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Magnetic Island means this is the way to go. A regular service is provided throughout the day. You can choose to stay below or feel the wind in your hair outside. The staff were very professional.

Thank Joe K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very well run service. They always leave on time and the trip across either way was very smooth. I was very pleasantly surprised at the cost, we have Seniors cards so the ferry cost, including the all day pass for the hop...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and friendly staff.Great having the bus meet the ferries on Magnetic Island.A must do in Townsville.

Thank drron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends & I decided to go to Magnetic island for a girls weekend. The very staff were all very helpful from the counter staff who sold us our tickets to the staff on the boat. It was a great ride over. Bar staff were...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sealink Ferry service from Magnetic Island to Townsville and return is quick, and each time we travelled we had a positive experience with lovely staff. However, the service is exceptionally overpriced, considering the number of people who travel on it each day. An adult...More

Thank melaniebT1493KC
SLQTeam, General Manager at SeaLink Queensland - Ferry Services, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Melanie, SeaLink has a range of fare offers to meet our customer’s needs, this includes an online return adult ticket for $30 which can be booked via our website. However from the feedback you have provided, our flexi ticket available for $105 might have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are few choices when wanting to go to magnetic island but SeaLink is easily the best. Affordable rates, friendly service and well maintained vessels.

Thank Donza85
SLQTeam, Guest Relations Manager at SeaLink Queensland - Ferry Services, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Donza Thank you very much for your kind review, we really appreciate you taking the time to write one for us. Happy Travels

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sealink cruises out to Cape Cleavland Lighthouse, very easy , water like a mill pond, staff very attentive, there were a large number of older folk on board, whom the crew looked after. Drinks & nibbles on the return trip. All good

Thank Maureen T
SLQTeam, Guest Relations Manager at SeaLink Queensland - Ferry Services, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Maureen, Thank you for your kind review. It's fair to say our team love running the Cape Cleveland Lighthouse tour so it's great to know you enjoyed your tour. We hope to welcome you back on-board again soon. Happy Travels

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Abigail E
20 July 2016|
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Response from SLQTeam | Property representative |
Hi Abigail, Yes you can take your dogs with you, they just need to be either muzzled or in a carry cage and there are no additional charges. If you would like to read more about traveling with animals on SeaLink Queensland... More
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Abigail E
20 July 2016|
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Hi Abigail, Yes you can take your dogs with you, they just need to be either muzzled or in a carry cage and there are no additional charges. If you would like to read more about traveling with animals on SeaLink... More
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Lynchy666
22 November 2015|
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Hi Lynchy, Unfortunately SeaLink only offer a vehicle service on Kangaroo Island so we cannot help you with getting your vehicle to Magnetic Island where we carry passengers only - unless you are chasing car hire once... More
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