Top 9 Things to Do at Horseshoe Bay

Horseshoe Bay on Magnetic Island is a must-go to on your holiday list. There are so many things to do at Horseshoe Bay, you’ll never want to leave!

Horseshoe Bay Beach is known for its limestone cliffs, pink sand, and unique horseshoe shape. There are beaches that cater for any age, and the views are breathtaking. With so many Horseshoe Bay activities, you’ll want to stay even longer!


1. Magnetic Jet Ski Tours

Cruise the entire Magnetic Island coastline and beyond on a three-hour tour. Ride Seadoo jetskis through the waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

You’ll see amazing scenery and maybe encounter bird and marine life.

2. Aquascene

All ages and abilities are promised a fun-filled adventure and an unforgettable experience.

The tours are personalised – you can snorkel the reef and meet the marine and bird life, plus learn some history.

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3. Walk the Horseshoe Bay to Radical

If walking is your thing, the Horseshoe to Radical walk is for you. The track goes upwards through the eucalyptus forest, then down into the stunning Radical Bay.

4. Big Mama’s Sailing

You can sail and take in views of Horseshoe Bay’s clear blue water. Here, you’re offered personalized sailing experiences on either Big Mama or Ragamuffin III. The Adventure Island Sail will take you past most of Maggie’s 23 beaches.

5. Selina ( used to be called Bungalow Bay Koala Village)

The only place that offers tents and cabins for accommodation plus a chance to meet the island’s many koalas. Take some pictures cuddling koalas, and maybe even share breakfast with them too!

6. Play some golf

For the die-hard golf fans, you can play a round while you’re here. The Magnetic Island Country Club is open to the public. There you can rent golf clubs and buggies, then take in the beautiful surroundings as you hit a bucket of balls.

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7. Snorkeling

Always wanted to see the Great Barrier Reef? Now you can. Hire snorkeling gear from local retailers and purchase cards that attach to your wrist. When you’re in the water, use the cards as guides – learning as you go.

8. Magnetic Jeep Tours

Experience Horseshoe Bay and the rest of Maggie in the bright yellow, iconic 4×4 Jeep. Feel the breeze on your skin through the open-air windows, as you visit the island’s most popular bays and locations. See pristine beaches and glorious landscapes.

9. Horseshoe Bay Water Sports

Horseshoe Bay Water Sports offers catamaran hires and tube rides. If you want to keep the kids entertained, tube rides are available for 2, 3 or 4 people individually, or you can try out the tirade and triple tubes.

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Author: WMAadmin