A search-and-rescue mission was under way for a man who went missing while diving late at night off Magnetic Island near...

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24th Nov. 2020 5:11 AM

She may only be 13-years-old but Izzy Bee is already a global superstar putting Magnetic Island on the world map.

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12th Oct. 2020 7:10 AM

Tourists are ‘rediscovering’ Magnetic Island as the holiday mecca bounces back from the coronavirus pandemic.

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06th Oct. 2020 7:10 AM

A young woman who was sexually abused by a Magnetic Island man was accused by her mother of lying, and wants to ensure no...

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08th July 2020 6:07 AM

The rescue of a man stung by a deadly jellyfish on a pristine but inaccessible Magnetic Island beach has reignited...

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07th Feb. 2020 8:02 AM

Magnetic Island residents have made it their mission to create a waste free movement that aims to educate the island...

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08th Jan. 2020 8:01 AM

Visitors to Magnetic Island are endangering the lives of koalas all in the name of taking home a keepsake of the tropical...

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25th Nov. 2019 10:11 AM

Alone in open waters, Connor Burrows could be forgiven for allowing his mind to wander. But the 15 year old Cyclone defied...

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30th July 2019 1:07 PM

A bridge over to Magnetic Island has been ruled out by council, after they revealed the island is drifting from the...

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01st April 2019 11:04 AM

IF THERE'S two things I've learned not to do, and that's look forward to something and queuing for anything you look...

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22nd March 2019 5:03 AM