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Maggie Discovery Tour

Maggie Discovery Tour

Discover the beauty of Magnetic Island from above and below the water as we share with you our Island home, we are all about the WOW moments! Relax as you take in the beautiful surroundings, swim, snorkel, discover and a whole lot more....

Discover the beauty of Magnetic Island from above and below the water as we share with you our Island home, we are all about the WOW moments!

Relax as you take in the beautiful surroundings, swim, snorkel, discover and a whole lot more....


  • Adults $139 
  • Children $95 (2-14 years)    Toddlers & Babies under 2 - Free (Must be accompanied by 2 adults)
  • Duration: 4.5 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, QLD

Cruise times are approximate for our return time, we are well known for having "one last look" and this can mean a later return on our cruises. (Just advise us if you have to be back to Nelly Bay by a certain time.)

Experience the best of Magnetic Island from above and below the ocean with Aquascene, a locally owned and operated family business. Over 35 years of local knowledge and stories to share with you.

Aquascene are known for their exceptional tour experiences. Suitable for all ages and abilities. 

Our 11 meter spacious catamaran is custom designed to suit exactly what we do on tour, for you that means:

  • Easy access in and out of the water
  • Direct to beach access
  • Direct to fringing reef access - come and go from the boat as you please when you snorkel
  • Mobility aid friendly boat
  • Shaded and cool deck area
  • Stable & comfortable boat
  • Toilet / change room facilities

Our friendly, experienced crew will give you an amazing experience you will never forget.

YOUR MAGGIE DISCOVERY TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Snorkelling 2 special locations
  • Morning tea in a stunning secluded beach/bay
  • Interaction with marine & wildlife friends
  • Marine & reef education
  • Friendly commentary on the history and environment of Magnetic Island and some stories to share
  • Friendly and experienced crew who are also current qualified Patrolling Surf Lifeguards (you may see us on Patrol at Alma Bay on a day off!) 
  • Tea/coffee, refreshments, sweet morning tea and fruit platter
  • All equipment for snorkelling, fun fishing, water activities


WHAT TO BRING: 

  • Camera
  • Bathers
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Jacket or jumper in the cooler months (May - Sept)
  • Polaroid sunglasses are a bonus as they bring out the colours of the water and fringing reef when viewing from Aquascene

  • Duration : 5 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $139.00

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Circumnavigation Maggie Explorer Tour × × × × × × ×
Circumnavigation Maggie Explorer Tour

Circumnavigation Maggie Explorer Tour

Discover the beauty of Magnetic Island from above and below the water as we share with you our Island home, we are all about the WOW moments! Relax as you take in the beautiful surroundings, swim, snorkel, discover and a whole lot more....

Discover the beauty of Magnetic Island from above and below the water as we share with you our Island home, we are all about the WOW moments!

Relax as you take in the beautiful surroundings, swim, snorkel, discover and a whole lot more....

  • Adults $159 pp                            (BYO Lunch Option $149 pp)
  • Children $105 pp (3-14 years)    (BYO Lunch Option $95 pp)
  • Infants & under 2 - Free  *(It is a requirement that all young children be accompanied by 2 adults)

Duration: Full day  9.30am to 2.45pm
Location: Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, QLD


Cruise times are approximate for our return time, we are well known for having "one last look" and this can mean a later return on our cruises. (Just advise us if you have to be back to Nelly Bay by a certain time.)

Experience the best of Magnetic Island from above and below the ocean with Aquascene, a locally owned and operated family business. Over 35 years of local knowledge and stories to share with you.

Aquascene are known for their exceptional tour experiences. Suitable for all ages and abilities. 

Our 11 meter spacious catamaran is custom designed to suit exactly what we do on tour, for you that means:

  • Easy access in and out of the water
  • Direct to beach access
  • Direct to fringing reef access - come and go from the boat as you please when you snorkel
  • Mobility aid friendly boat
  • Shaded and cool deck area
  • Stable & comfortable boat
  • Toilet / change room facilities

Our friendly, experienced crew will give you an amazing experience you will never forget.

YOUR TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Snorkelling beautiful fringing reef
  • Light lunch (gourmet roll and fruit platter)  *(BYO Lunch option also available when booking)
  • Interaction with marine & wildlife friends
  • Marine & reef education
  • Friendly commentary on the history and environment of Magnetic Island and some stories to share
  • Snorkel tuition with our friendly and experienced crew who are also current qualified Patrolling Surf Lifeguards (you may see us on Patrol at Alma Bay on a day off!) 
  • All equipment for snorkelling, fun eco fishing, water activities, Stand-Up Paddle Boards, floating pontoon.

WHAT TO BRING: 
  • Camera
  • Swimwear & Towel
  • Hat / sunscreen (Reef friendly is awesome!)
  • Water Bottle
  • Jacket or jumper in the cooler months (May - Sept)

  • Duration : 6 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $159.00

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Maggie Discovery Tour Private Charter Option - HIGH Season (During School Hols.) × $2,500.00
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$2,500.00
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$2,500.00
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Maggie Discovery Tour Private Charter Option - HIGH Season (During School Hols.)

Maggie Discovery Tour Private Charter Option - HIGH Season (During School Hols.)

Discover the beauty of Magnetic Island from above and below the water as we share with you our Island home, we are all about the WOW moments! Relax as you take in the beautiful surroundings, swim, snorkel, discover and a whole lot more....

YOUR DAY.......YOUR WAY......on a Private Charter with us.


Want to have us all to yourselves, book a private charter and spend the day doing exactly what you wish to do.

We will still show you all our special places that you may not find on your own but you get to spend longer doing all the things you wish to do.

Based on 5 hours.


  • All equipment for all the fun activities is provided. (SUP Boards / Snorkelling Gear / UV Suits / Wetsuits / Floating Fun Pontoon / Fishing Gear) 
  • Enjoy a delicious morning tea (sweet platter and seasonal fresh fruit platter) and refreshments (tea / coffee / water)
  • You can BYO any other snacks / platters / beverages you wish.


Prices:

  • During School holidays - prices start at $2500 (this is our min charge)               
  • During NON School holidays - prices start at $1670 (this is our min charge)      


(We limit our guest numbers to 20 on Private Charters, if you have more than 20 in your group please contact us)

  • Duration : 5 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $2,500.00

Enter Number of Guests *

Choose a Time *

Maggie Discovery Tour Private Charter Option - LOW Season × × × × × × ×
Maggie Discovery Tour Private Charter Option - LOW Season

Maggie Discovery Tour Private Charter Option - LOW Season

Discover the beauty of Magnetic Island from above and below the water as we share with you our Island home, we are all about the WOW moments! Relax as you take in the beautiful surroundings, swim, snorkel, discover and a whole lot more....

YOUR DAY.......YOUR WAY......on a Private Charter with us.


Want to have us all to yourselves, book a private charter and spend the day doing exactly what you wish to do.

We will still show you all our special places that you may not find on your own but you get to spend longer doing all the things you wish to do.

Based on 5 hours.


  • All equipment for all the fun activities is provided. (SUP Boards / Snorkelling Gear / UV Suits / Wetsuits / Floating Fun Pontoon / Fishing Gear) 
  • Enjoy a delicious morning tea (sweet platter and seasonal fresh fruit platter) and refreshments (tea / coffee / water)
  • You can BYO any other snacks / platters / beverages you wish.


Prices:

  • During School holidays - prices start at $2500 (this is our min charge)               
  • During NON School holidays - prices start at $1670 (this is our min charge)      


(We limit our guest numbers to 20 on Private Charters, if you have more than 20 in your group please contact us)

  • Duration : 5 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $1,670.00

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Sunset & Shipwreck Tour (BYO Drinks & Nibbles) $89.00
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Sunset & Shipwreck Tour (BYO Drinks & Nibbles)

Sunset & Shipwreck Tour (BYO Drinks & Nibbles)

We share with you the history of the "City of Adelaide" shipwreck. Be enchanted by the stories and history of her journey before she came to rest on the shores of Magnetic Island.

Experience a magical connection with some of Magnetic Island's history. 

We bring the shipwreck SS "City of Adelaide" to life as we share her enchanting story
and how she came to rest on the shoreline of Magnetic Island.  ​​

Please read the following helpful information and book your tour below.

This tour is available on selected dates only


Our Sunset & Shipwreck tour is a 2 hour scenic tour focusing on the coastal area between Nelly Bay and Cockle Bay on Magnetic Island. Our destination is the "City of Adelaide" shipwreck where her story will be shared as you enjoy the sunset.    Scenery, stories and history all in the one tour. 


Departs from Magnetic Island  
(*guest numbers & weather dependant)


Your 2-hour tour includes:

  • Visit the scenic coastline between Nelly Bay and Cockle Bay
  • Stories & history of some shipwrecks along the way
  • Scenic bird life
What to bring:  

Wear comfortable casual clothing

  • BYO Beverages & Snacks
  • Camera
  • Jacket / Jumper (in the cooler months of May - Sept)​​

To find us on Magnetic Island:

Please meet us in front of Peppers Resort (Nelly Bay) on the boardwalk area, a short 1 minute walk to the left of the Nelly Bay Sealink ferry terminal.  You will see our Aquascene sign located on the boardwalk area and our friendly Aquascene crew will meet you there and escort you to our boat.

CANCELLATION OF BOOKINGS

Covid-19 Cancellation
During COVID-19, we have relaxed our cancellation policy. If you/or anyone in your group is displaying symptoms of COVID-19. If you are unwell, we request that you contact us and we will offer you options of a refund or transfer to a suitable date in the future.
You will not be able to join the tour if you are unwell.

NON Covid-19 Cancellation
We are human here at Aquascene and we do understand that situations can happen that may mean you have to change or cancel your tour with us. Please phone us and we will do our best to accommodate your situation if it is possible.
The following fees MAY apply if there is a no show or minimal notice given to us. School holidays are a busy time for us and we like to be able to accommodate everyone, please try and let us know if you think there may be a change in your situation.
A "no show" or less than 24 hours notice – you will be charged full fare
Within 2 days of departure - a 20% admin fee may be deducted from your payment if seats cannot be resold

WEATHER CONDITIONS
Guest comfort is our priority on Aquascene so we don't run our tours if the weather is unpleasant. We are always monitoring the weather conditions and will keep you updated on any changes with our tours.
If a scheduled tour is cancelled by Aquascene due to unpleasant weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances, a transfer to our tour on another day will be offered to you, or a full refund given.

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $89.00

Enter Number of Guests *

Choose a Time *

Sunset & Shipwreck Private Charter Option (BYO Drinks & Nibbles) × × × × × × ×
Sunset & Shipwreck Private Charter Option (BYO Drinks & Nibbles)

Sunset & Shipwreck Private Charter Option (BYO Drinks & Nibbles)

A beautiful private charter experience. We share with you the history of the "City of Adelaide" shipwreck. Be enchanted by the stories and history of her journey before she came to rest on the shores of Magnetic Island.

Experience a magical connection with some of Magnetic Island's history. 

We bring the shipwreck SS "City of Adelaide" to life as we share her enchanting story
and how she came to rest on the shoreline of Magnetic Island.  ​​

Please read the following helpful information and book your tour below.

This tour is available on selected dates only


Our Sunset & Shipwreck tour is a 2 hour scenic tour focusing on the coastal area between Nelly Bay and Cockle Bay on Magnetic Island. Our destination is the "City of Adelaide" shipwreck where her story will be shared as you enjoy the sunset.    Scenery, stories and history all in the one tour. 


Departs from Magnetic Island  
(*guest numbers & weather dependant)


Your 2-hour tour includes:

  • Visit the scenic coastline between Nelly Bay and Cockle Bay
  • Stories & history of some shipwrecks along the way
  • Scenic bird life
What to bring:  

Wear comfortable casual clothing

  • BYO Beverages & Snacks
  • Camera
  • Jacket / Jumper (in the cooler months of May - Sept)​​

To find us on Magnetic Island:

Please meet us in front of Peppers Resort (Nelly Bay) on the boardwalk area, a short 1 minute walk to the left of the Nelly Bay Sealink ferry terminal.  You will see our Aquascene sign located on the boardwalk area and our friendly Aquascene crew will meet you there and escort you to our boat.

CANCELLATION OF BOOKINGS

Covid-19 Cancellation
During COVID-19, we have relaxed our cancellation policy. If you/or anyone in your group is displaying symptoms of COVID-19. If you are unwell, we request that you contact us and we will offer you options of a refund or transfer to a suitable date in the future.
You will not be able to join the tour if you are unwell.

NON Covid-19 Cancellation
We are human here at Aquascene and we do understand that situations can happen that may mean you have to change or cancel your tour with us. Please phone us and we will do our best to accommodate your situation if it is possible.
The following fees MAY apply if there is a no show or minimal notice given to us. School holidays are a busy time for us and we like to be able to accommodate everyone, please try and let us know if you think there may be a change in your situation.
A "no show" or less than 24 hours notice – you will be charged full fare
Within 2 days of departure - a 20% admin fee may be deducted from your payment if seats cannot be resold

WEATHER CONDITIONS
Guest comfort is our priority on Aquascene so we don't run our tours if the weather is unpleasant. We are always monitoring the weather conditions and will keep you updated on any changes with our tours.
If a scheduled tour is cancelled by Aquascene due to unpleasant weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances, a transfer to our tour on another day will be offered to you, or a full refund given.

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $890.00

Enter Number of Guests *

Choose a Time *

Maggie Explorer Tour Private Charter Option - HIGH Season (During School Hols.) × × × × × × ×
Maggie Explorer Tour Private Charter Option - HIGH Season (During School Hols.)

Maggie Explorer Tour Private Charter Option - HIGH Season (During School Hols.)

Discover the beauty of Magnetic Island from above and below the water as we share with you our Island home, we are all about the WOW moments! Relax as you take in the beautiful surroundings, swim, snorkel, discover and a whole lot more....

YOUR DAY.......YOUR WAY......on a Private Charter with us.


Want to have us all to yourselves, book a private charter and spend the day doing exactly what you wish to do.

We will still show you all our special places that you may not find on your own but you get to spend longer doing all the things you wish to do.

Based on 5 hours.


  • All equipment for all the fun activities is provided. (SUP Boards / Snorkelling Gear / UV Suits / Wetsuits / Floating Fun Pontoon / Fishing Gear) 
  • Enjoy a delicious morning tea (sweet platter and seasonal fresh fruit platter) and refreshments (tea / coffee / water)
  • You can BYO any other snacks / platters / beverages you wish.


Prices:

  • HIGH Season (During School holidays) - prices start at $2862 (this is our min charge)               
  • During NON School holidays - prices start at $1908 (this is our min charge)      


(We limit our guest numbers to 20 on Private Charters, if you have more than 20 in your group please contact us for options)

  • Duration : 6 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $2,862.00

Enter Number of Guests *

Choose a Time *

Maggie Explorer Tour Private Charter Option - LOW Season (Non School Hols.) × × × × × × ×
Maggie Explorer Tour Private Charter Option - LOW Season (Non School Hols.)

Maggie Explorer Tour Private Charter Option - LOW Season (Non School Hols.)

Discover the beauty of Magnetic Island from above and below the water as we share with you our Island home, we are all about the WOW moments! Relax as you take in the beautiful surroundings, swim, snorkel, discover and a whole lot more....

YOUR DAY.......YOUR WAY......on a Private Charter with us.


Want to have us all to yourselves, book a private charter and spend the day doing exactly what you wish to do.

We will still show you all our special places that you may not find on your own but you get to spend longer doing all the things you wish to do.

Based on 6 hours.


  • All equipment for all the fun activities is provided. (SUP Boards / Snorkelling Gear / UV Suits / Wetsuits / Floating Fun Pontoon / Fishing Gear) 
  • Enjoy a delicious morning tea (sweet platter and seasonal fresh fruit platter) and refreshments (tea / coffee / water)
  • You can BYO any other snacks / platters / beverages you wish.


Prices:

  • HIGH Season (During School holidays) - prices start at $2862 (this is our min charge)               
  • During NON School holidays - prices start at $1908 (this is our min charge)      


(We limit our guest numbers to 20 on Private Charters, if you have more than 20 in your group please contact us for options)

  • Duration : 6 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $1,908.00

Enter Number of Guests *

Choose a Time *