Day 36

Tuesday 16th

Well we are off to explore West Point on Magnetic Island. Had a great day exploring the area, calling into Cockle Bay on the way.

IMG_4248  West Point, Magnetic Island.IMG_4244  Greater Palm Island in far distance from West point.IMG_4240  The view from one of the residence places. Cockle Bay.IMG_4231  Cockle BayIMG_4230  Houses are built on rocks over here. Pop them anywhere they will fit.IMG_4229  Castle Hill in Townsville from Cockle Bay,  Magnetic Island.IMG_4174 Rainbow Bee Eaters

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Day 32

 

Friday 12th

Off for the Samurai Island re-union on Magnetic Island, we have chosen to stay on the Island for a couple of weeks.

DSCF2985 All packed and ready to head off to Magnetic Island. We are leaving the Cub behind and only taking the Wagon.

DSCF2989 Looking at Castle hill from the ferry wharf.

IMG_3620  Looking back towards the Marina in Townsville, the Patrol boat on the left is decommissioned.IMG_3636  Here comes our ride, Yeah.IMG_3649 We are aboard.IMG_3669  Jupiters in Townsville.IMG_3670  Looking out to Magnetic Island and the break waters of Townsville.IMG_3686

Leaving the break waters of Townsville.IMG_3713

Nelly Bay where we are berthing, on Magnetic.