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Enjoy the comfort of your own personal air-conditioned helicopter transfer to or from Magnetic Island.

We operate from our company Helicopter pad at Nelly Bay (near the Base Backpackers) and offer quick transfers. The transfer can be combined with a scenic flight of the Island or surrounding areas. Check out this video to see what a day on Maggie can be like.

Included in your Magnetic Island transfer is a SeaLink ferry return pass to provide a seamless travel experience.

Minimum 2 passengers, Maximum 5 passengers.


Cost - (including GST) $220 per person, 4th and 5th passengers 50%off.

(Townsville Airport - Nelly Bay or visa versa)

Transfer and Scenic

Cost - (including GST) $275 per person, 4th and 5th passengers 50% off.

Includes pickup at Townsville airport or Magnetic Island, a scenic lap of the Island and drop off at Magnetic Island or Townsville - Any combination of pick and drop off at Maggie Island or Townsville Airport are available) Please see Magnetic Island Scenic Flights for bookings.

Note - The Transfer and scenic doesn't include return tickets, you can select to buy discounted return tickets at check out.

Wedding Day Transfer

Looking for something different for the big day? Townsville Helicopters is a member of Magnetic Weddings and we can provide Magnetic Island transfers for the couple on their wedding day. See above for prices.

Key Info

  • alarm Duration: 10
  • person Age: All Ages
  • people Group Size: Min 2 Max 5

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  • Available for all ages
  • Packages start from $220.00pp
  • Beginners Welcome
  • All Equipment Provided


  • All Equipment
  • Full Instruction

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    The average Animal Encounter session at our Rowes Bay centre is 20 minutes.

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    Absolutely, however Animal Encounter is busiest at the weekend - and our Rowes Bay centre is no exception. This means you might need a larger group monday through friday.

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    Animal Encounter at Rowes Bay is busiest at the weekends so we'd definitely recommend booking in advance! Obviously, we'll always try to accommodate last minute Animal Encounter bookings but once the spots are booked up they are booked up!

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    The Animal Encounter Rowes Bay center is located at the following address. Please note that sometimes our Animal Encounter centers are difficult to find, please follow the directions on your booking receipt!

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