Manta Lodge & Scuba Centre, Point Lookout

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North Stradbroke Island is a pristine, secluded island paradise – a hidden treasure only an hour from central Brisbane.

Opened in 1992, Manta Lodge YHA and Stradbroke Island Scuba Centre is Brisbanes only SSI Instructor Training centre. Located right on the beach at beautiful Point Lookout, we run a full service SSI dive resort offering daily dive and snorkel trips, scuba instruction from beginner to Instructor level and quality budget beachfront accommodation.

Come and enjoy the many amazing sights the island has to offer such as snorkelling or diving in our magnificent underwater playgrounds get up close and personal with local wildlife, go surfing, kayaking, sandboarding or fishing or simply relax on our pristine, empty beaches.

Visit Manta Lodge and Scuba Centre and let our friendly, professional and experienced staff show you the magic of Straddie! Both above and below the water.

Looking forward to seeing you over here soon!
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  • I did a double dive using Nitrox and enjoyed both dives. A really nice place to dive. I'd loved to go back again to explore more dive sites. I was impressed with the staffs friendliness, openness and ...  more »
  • We live in Brisbane and hadn't done a dive for a while and have never dived off Stradbroke Island, so we booked online, caught the10.55 am passenger ferry over for the 12.00 pm dive. We were picked up...  more »
  • So clean, worderful and quiet place. super kind and friendly staff. The girl on the desk as soon we check in explain to us all about the island so we got a great experience. 5/5 perfect
  • Clean and chilled dormitory facing beautiful thick forest just in front of the beach. Sam and Jason were professional and willing to assist at all time thru the dives! Had amazing dives today seeing rays, heaps of leopard sharks, a turtle, would love to go back for another dives for whale season.

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