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SHOPPING & SERVICES on Magnetic Island

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What do you need? We'll probably have it!

Shopping
There are shops in all four main residential bays, including men and women’s fashion, top brand surf wear and accessories, hair and beauty salons, newsagent, supermarkets, dive shops, chemist, souvenir and gift shops, hardware store, fishing and boating needs, real estate agents, coffee shops, general stores, bank, craft shop, galleries and a post office. Many shops have locally produced items and souvenirs for sale.

Services

Medical facilities available include an out-patients clinic and a medical practice as well as a fully stocked pharmacy in Nelly Bay. Other services include a hair salon, Car Hire and Transport options, tide times, what's on, and fauna care associations.


For total relaxation a spa, masseuses and natural therapies can all be found on our Health & Wellbeing page.

Shopping

Shopping

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ARCADIA NEWSAGENCY

Arcadia Village Hotel Marine Parade

ARCADIA

​OPEN: Mon to Sat 7.00am - 5.00pm

             Sun 8.00am - 2.00pm

Pre-paid mobile phones, mobile phone rechargers and phone cards, Gold Lotto, Instant Scratchies, books and cards, art and craft supplies, printing service, photocopying service, laminating, EFTPOS, gifts, souvenirs, snacks and ice creams.

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ISLAND LIVING

4 Mandalay Ave

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Daily from 9.00am to 4.00pm

Locally made jewellery, art and pottery, plus tropical clothing, Magnetic Island tee-shirts, souvenirs and sunnies. Snorkel hire also available. If you want to pick up something special for yourself or a friend, then pop into Island Living to see their vast selection.

0468 321 261

Juniper&co homewares

JUNIPER & Co.

41 Sooning St

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Wed to Sun 8.00am - 1.00pm

Drop by and you'll find some real treasures at Juniper & Co at the Jungle Club. There is everything from homewares, gifts, accessories, kids stuff and apothecary.

0414 367 422

Peter Lawson Magnetic Island

PETER LAWSON FINE ART STUDIO & GALLERY

16 Marine Parade

ARCADIA

​OPEN: Times vary, please call us.

Peter Lawson is principally a painter of Australian outback scenes, island landscapes and historical subjects in oil and watercolour. He has exhibited around the world, and has illustrated several books, including a book of poems by his great uncle, Henry Lawson.

0418 727 534

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ARCADIA STORE

Shop 1/5 Bright Avenue

ARCADIA

Cafe, gourmet supermarket and petrol.

​OPEN: 7 days a week 8.00am - 6.00pm

Stop for a coffee or take away after browsing a unique range of quality food, breads, organic meats and seafood, dairy goods, gluten free and delicious ready made meals, plus tasty treats. Petrol station.

4778 5387

Jan Malkin Gallery Magnetic Island

JAN MALKIN GALLERY

7 Winifred St

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Daily from 9.00am to 1.00pm

Local artwork, exhibitions and small workshops available. Contact Jan or visit her Facebook page to see the latest details.

0417 782 228

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MAGNETIC ISLAND PHARMACY

55 Sooning Street

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Mon to Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm
            Sat 8.30am - 12.30pm

Highly trained and friendly health care professionals who can offer advice on a broad range of health issues, in a confidential environment, and at no charge. Quality medicines, health screens, sunscreen, vitamins and gifts.

4778 5375

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BATUTA GALLERY

Now available

ONLILNE

​OPEN: 24/7

Antiques and exquisite objects. Visit our website and explore treasures from around the world including jewellery, decorative textiles,  carpets and kilims, ancient coins, tribal art and antiques.

0468 424 709‬

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JUNGLE CLUB

41 Sooning St

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Daily from 7.00am to 5.00pm

The Jungle Club is a creative community hosting seven businesses:

  • Tiny Palm Coffee

  • Manitou Island Wear

  • Juniper & Co. Homewares

  • Be Seen Beauty

  • Performance Physio

  • Locale Coworking Space

  • Creative Studios Designer's Bootcamp 

Drop by for a coffee and meet the JC crew. We'd love to see you! Check our website for open times for each business.

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MANITOU ISLAND WEAR

41 Sooning Street

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Thurs to Sun 9.00am - 1.00pm

Discover a stylishly selected range of boutique clothing essentials sourced from ethical and handmade brands.

0402 022 694

Services

Services

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CREATIVE STUDIOS

41 Sooning Street

NELLY BAY

By appointment

Do you need to book in for some creative inspiration? Why not work on your creative projects on a tropical island! Our week-long Creative Residency (for 1 to 3 people) is the cheapest holiday package, and it's tax deductible!
Visit our website for all the details and for available dates.

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EMERGENCY NUMBERS FOR MAGNETIC ISLAND

Various

ALL BAYS

24/7

Ambulance: 000    
Fire: 000
Police: 000            
Doctor:
4778 5614
Rescue Services: 4778 5270
Injured wildlife: 0457 634 732
RACQ: 131 111
Road Report: 4775 3600
Poison Info Centre: 131 126 (24hr)
Vet: 4778 5977

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MAGNETIC ISLAND FAUNA CARE ASSOC.

Various locations

ALL BAYS

​OPEN: 24/7 hotline

If you’ve found an animal in need of rescuing please call the MIFCO
Rescue Hotline:  0457 634 732 and our volunteer wildlife carers will rehabilitate and release them.
Donations are welcome.

0457 634 732

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MAGNETIC ISLAND RING & JEWEL RECOVERY

FREE service

MOST BAYS

​OPEN: Daylight hours

Lost something? FREE Metal detecting, recovering lost rings, jewellery, watches, phones and keys on beaches, public areas and underwater. Contact us via our Facebook page.

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SECOND HAND BOOKS (MAGNETIC ISLAND STREET LIBRARIES & BOOK SWAPS)

ALL BAYS

​MOST ARE OPEN: 24/7

PICNIC BAY
• Book Share Library: Cnr Granite and Birt Street, Picnic Bay (Street Library).
• Book Share Library: Butler Street, Picnic Bay (Street Library).
• Book Share Library: History and Craft Shop Picnic Bay.
• Cheap book purchases:The Tip Shop, Hurst St, Picnic Bay, near Cockle Bay.

HORSESHOE BAY
• Book Share Library: Sandals, Apjohn Street, Horseshoe Bay (Street Library).
• Book Share Library: MI Community Care, 7 Apjohn St, Horseshoe Bay.

ARCADIA
• Book Share Library: St Margarets Church, Endeavour Road, Arcadia.
• Cheap book purchases:Pete’s Book Nook RSL Friday Night Markets, Hayles Ave, Arcadia.

NELLY BAY
• Book Share Library: Jungle Club, 41 Sooning St, Nelly Bay.
• Cheap book purchases:Vinnies Op Shop, Shop 4/98/100 Sooning St, Nelly Bay.

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WHAT'S ON MAGNETIC ISLAND

ALL BAYS

​OPEN: 24/7

Your best source for finding out what's on Magnetic Island, including live music, local island events, activities, workshops, plus fun community activities, art, environmental and sporting  events that you can join in on. @whatsonmaggie

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DEFIBRILLATOR (AED) LOCATIONS ON MAGNETIC ISLAND

Various locations

ALL BAYS

CLICK ON LINK BELOW

If you need a defibrillator in an emergency, there are many in various locations around Magnetic Island. Click on this link to see the full list by suburb.

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HAIR BY THE BAY

Shop 4, 9 The Esplanade

PICNIC BAY

​OPEN: Tues to Fri 9.30am - 4.30pm

Sharron is your friendly and qualified hairdresser for ladies, men and children. Walk ins are welcome, but it is best by appointment. Tuesday to Friday: 9.30am - 4.40pm. (Saturday by appointment only). Right opposite the Maggie Island Brewery.

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MAGNETIC ISLAND GYM

1/60 Kelly Street

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: 7 DAYS 8.00am to 7.00pm

Raising the bar on the Island’s mental and physical health, the Magnetic Island Gym is a new addition to fitness facilities on Maggie. Rock up and work out with this friendly team!

0403 063 377

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MAGNETIC ISLAND TRANSPORT

60 Kelly Street

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Mon to Fri 8.00am - 4.00pm

If you need anything delivered to or from Magnetic Island then talk to us. Daily express service, refrigerated trucks, semi trailers, forklift hire, tautliners, and same day service. Delivery services: Monday to Friday.

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TIDE TIMES

ALL BAYS

Whether you're wanting low tides for snorkeling or finding shipwrecks, or the best tide times to throw a line off the jetty or from your boat or the foreshore, view the tide times for Magnetic Island in this PDF.

See PDF

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WHAT'S ON TOWNSVILLE

TOWNSVILLE

​OPEN: 24/7

If you're stopping in Townsville for a night or two before or after your Magnetic Island holiday, be sure to check out What's On  Townsville. There is everything from major events and festivals, concerts, markets, sports, and exhibitions, to workshops and kids activities - this in a must-visit website!

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DOCTOR & MEDICAL

68 Sooning Street

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Mon to Fri 8.00am - 4.30pm

We are a dedicated group of professionals who are committed to providing excellence in health care. COVID vaccinations, health resources, aviation medicals, driver medicals, women's health, veteran's health, midwifery care and skin cancer clinic.

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LOCALE COWORKING SPACE

41 Sooning Street

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Mon to Fri 9.00am - 5.00pm

With an emphasis on community and connection, we provide a calm, creative and inspiring space for like-minded people to come together for coworking, workshops and events on the tropical paradise that is Yunbenun/Magnetic Island.

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MAGNETIC ISLAND PHARMACY

55 Sooning Street

NELLY BAY

​OPEN: Mon to Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm
             Sat 8.30am - 12.30pm

Highly trained and friendly health care professionals who can offer advice on a broad range of health issues, in a confidential environment, and at no charge. Quality medicines, health screens, sunscreen, vitamins and gifts.

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OASIS AUTO & MARINE

ALL BAYS

​OPEN: By appointment

Oasis Auto Marine specializes in car, boats and even toys. If you  need someone for your auto electrical work, or accessories fitted, give Rick a call. Whatever you need, he'll get the job done!

0400 119 677

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WALLABY REFUGE

ALL BAYS

​OPEN: 7 days a week

We attend wallaby rescues and care for injured, ill, and orphaned wallabies. With 14 years of caring for wallabies our licensed professional rescues, raises, rehabilitates and releases. Call us if you find a joey or injured wallaby.

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ZERO WASTE MAGNETIC ISLAND

ALL BAYS

Zero Waste Magnetic Island's aim is to reduce the island's waste by making it easy, appealing and fun to recycle, reduce and reuse. Visit their website to find out about the FREE water refill stations around Magnetic Island, or where to drop off your 10c containers to help support a local community group. Our Eco Holiday Tips page also has more ideas.

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