Fun Photos from Magnetic Island

      Magnetic Island: An Australian Wonderland

      Magnetic Island is alive with Australian birds and animals. I have never been to a place with such a high concentration of tame wildlife in such a small area before. There were thousands of semi-tame lorikeets that visited the hostel daily, as well as a kookaburra who ate straight from my hand! Arthur Bay had a huge abundance of fish and even a whale swam past while we were there. On the other side, a 15 minute walk from the hostel, is a nudist beach called Balding Bay, covered in boulders and pine trees. Magnetic Island is the perfect place to take a couple of amazing pictures and spend a few days.

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      Click on any of these images to see the full album

      READ: This article originally appeared on The Poor Explorer blog
      READ: Queensland Travel Guide

      Location Info

      Place: Magnetic Island
      Country: Australia
      Language: English
      Currency: Australian Dollar (AUD)
      1 USD = $1.08 AUD
      I was there: September 2012

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      Categories: Australasia, Australia, Featured, Photoblogs
      Crystal Egan

      Passionate baby goat cuddler and part-time adventurer, Crystal can often be found doing headstands on the edges of cliffs, taking photos of abandoned buildings or sleeping on deserted islands with dangerous criminals. She has too many awesome stories and helpful tips to keep them all to herself so follow along and in return she will bring you inspiring pictures, travel videos and a whole load of fun!

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