Mount Paluma, Magnetic Island

Mount Paluma rises to an elevation of 322 metres on Magnetic Island. It's only rival there is Mount Cook (493 metres), and together, these two peaks are the only official mountains on the entire island. Many did not even know this peak – Mount Paluma – existed!

Mount Paluma, Magnetic Island

Location - Magnetic Island National Park, North Queensland, Australia
Duration - Allow 4 hours return
Distance - Approximately 6 kilometres return
Grade - 4, moderate to difficult

Mount Paluma rises to an elevation of 322 metres on Magnetic Island. It's only rival there is Mount Cook (493 metres), and together, these two peaks are the only official mountains on the entire island. Many did not even know this peak - Mount Paluma - existed, let alone that it was on Magnetic Island, but it is well worth exploring!