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The Forts walk is one of the iconic walks on Magnetic Island. It's your best chance to see koalas in the wild, and it offers you WWII history combined with stunning views of Horseshoe Bay and Cleveland Bay. You'll need to hop on a bus, hire a car or drive your way to The Forts, but it's a…
This walk not only gives you a panoramic view of the island from the Forts but in most cases you can view Koalas in their natural habitat ... the Australian bush!
Great easy walk which you can reach by Bus not far from Arcadia Beach as you head to Horeshoe Bay.
Wonderful views especially at sunset. One of the few places you get to see Koalas in the wild - although they are occasionally seen wandering around the place especially the school. Leave the garden by the back gate. Turn left and after approx 100m take the footpath on the right. After a bit of a…