Magnetic Island Flyer M.I. Event Request


Relaxing, affordable, oceanside group accommodation close to Townsville.


Apex Camps Magnetic Island is a fantastic offering for people looking for Group Accommodation in Townsville.

Be it for a conference, seminar, workshop, training program, family gathering or re-union – any reason you need to bring your people together.


We offer highly affordable, comfortable and clean accommodation with a very warm Maggie Island welcome and are a proud member of Townsville Enterprise.

Group Accommodation Near Townsvile in natural setting Group Accommodation Near Townsvile large hall



Apex Camps is ideal for corporate and government organisations, educational institutions, NFPs, clubs, groups, special interest groups and families.

We can cater for your 2020 Kick-off event, team building programs, pre-season training or end of season parties for sporting teams and groups.
We’re the perfect spot for Writers Workshops, Yoga Retreats, Church Camps — nearly any special interest group that needs an affordable, functional and pleasant venue for single or multi-day events, including week-end courses and get-togethers.
Whether you are based in Townsville or visiting Townsville our group accommodation is highly rated. 



We are a short 25 minute ferry ride from the Townsville Marina. Being so close to Townsville but feeling like a world away, Apex Camps is a peaceful location offering a wonderful atmosphere to focus on why you’ve come together.


Here, you can escape the hustle and bustle of the city and all its distractions. Here, you can be revived by nature and be lulled to sleep by the lapping waves and cool sea breezes.


Magnetic Island truly is one of the most stunning islands of the Great Barrier Reef with numerous coves to explore and vantage points to be had. It’s a natural paradise that offers the best of tropical vegetation and precious Australian bush that is home to over 800 koalas. You are bound to see one!

A dedicated camp manager is also available 24/7 to assist you.

Cool dining suitable for events away from downtown Townsville.jpg Fast ferry suitable for events and accommodation away from downtown Townsville



At Apex Camps Magnetic Island we can accommodate 25 to 115 guests.
Larger group sizes are possible thanks to access to nearby accommodation on the island.
All accommodation is cabin style with 12 cabins in total, including two separate private manager / supervisor accommodation buildings.
All buildings are within close distance of a separate external amenities building which includes a disabled toilet and shower. 
Townsville Accommodation for Groups on Maggie Island Outside Townsville Accommodation for Groups on Maggie Island Inside.


The cabins are within close proximity of each other and the set up provides:
  • 10 single room cabins, with 4 bunk beds sleeping 8 people. Each cabin has luggage racks for storage and are all air conditioned for coolness.
  • 1 duplex cabin sleeping 8 on one side and 4 on the other, all in bunk beds.


The two manager / supervisor accommodations consists of:
  • 1 x 3 bedroom, 2 bath facility with lounge/eating area, kitchenette and open veranda. This building sleeps 11 all up in bunks and includes ample storage, fans and air-con.
  • 1 x 3 bedroom, 1 bath facility with lounge/eating area and kitchenette. This building sleeps 13 all up and has air-con.

Why choose us for your Group Accommodation in Townsville?

Magnetic Island is the quintessential Townsville experience, one of the island jewels of the Great Barrier Reef, with spectacular snorkelling and bush walking and scenic vistas across the island and to the mainland.

Nearly everyone who comes to Townville makes a trip to the island to enjoy all that the island has to offer. By staying with us you get to enjoy Magnetic Island for longer and can relax on cool palm-fringed beaches and coves.
Beautiful green surrounds at Apex Camps Magnetic Island Beautiful ocean surrounds at Apex Camps Magnetic Island


  • We offer highly affordable accommodation for large groups making multi-day gatherings highly cost-effective.
  • We also have a special needs bathroom and laundry facilities.
  • Fully Air-conditioned and fully-screened dining hall and accommodation make for year-round comfort.
  • Our meeting room is breezeway style with fresh air and open windows.
  • With us, you won’t be in a stuffy high rise. You can open windows and doors to allow breezes to flow through (so fresh air circulating and no freezing from air conditioning)
  • We offer quiet and peaceful accommodation in a laid-back, natural environment that is an experience of yesteryear.


Our meeting room caters for 125 people with full AV facilities (including Internet) and Free wifi (which we can limit if that is your preference to have a technology free event).



  • Full, wholesome catering is available for all meals. (Note: we are a dry facility, which many of our guests appreciate.)
  • There are plenty of local restaurants within easy walking distance for varied dining options.



  • You can enjoy swimming and snorkelling off the beach right out front with stinger suits available to hire in the summer for your protection.
  • There are wonderful free facilities to enjoy onsite including tennis court (with lights), table tennis, sand volleyball, lots of other free sports games like basketball, soccer, even fishing.
  • Over 20 organised activities (additional cost) such as kayaking, archery, abseiling, supervised fishing and lots more.
Free activities for Groups staying on Magnetic Island near Townsville Water and land activities for groups staying on Magnetic Island

And one final reason to choose Apex Camps for your Townsville group accommodation...
you will be supporting Apex Camps and the important work we do to provide camp experiences for school children and special needs people across Queensland.


Enquire or Book Today!


  Magnetic Island Event Request

For further information or to book, contact our Magnetic Island Office today on 1300 122 677
Note: Bookings require a non-refundable $100 deposit. Numbers must be confirmed and final payment made 7 days prior and is non-refundable. You will be able to add guests at any time, including on the day of your event by cash payment (except where catering is to be provided to additional guests. In which case we require all attendees at the time of final payment).


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