Manta Lodge and Scuba Centre : Stradbroke Island

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PADI Instructor Development courses

Jun 25, 2015 | Comments: 0

Want to become a PADI Instructor? Do you want a career with fun, excitement and new challenges?

We have now organised our next Instructor Development Courses here on North Stradbroke Island.

  • IDC July – Starting on Tuesday 21st July 2015, with the exam on 18th & 19th August 2015.
  • IDC November – Starting on Tuesday 10th November 2015, with the exam on 8th & 9th December 2015.

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Winter Accommodation Offers

Jun 19, 2015 | Comments: 0

We are offering two different accommodation specials for the winter period to enable everyone to escape the winter blues!

Offer 1 – Straddie Weekly Deal
Relax in our 6 or 8 share mixed dorm for 7 nights. Giving you time to experience everything the island has to offer including the beaches, lakes and walks, which make the island a wonderful place to relax.

Offer 2 – Stay for 3 pay 2!
When you stay 3 nights you’ll only pay for 2! By saving on your accommodation you will have more to spend on enjoying our beautiful island. Available on a variety of room types.

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Join our team here on North Stradbroke Island

Apr 14, 2015 | Comments: 0

Manta Lodge is always happy to take on new staff to join our dynamic team here on North Stradbroke Island.

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We have upgraded to PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Dive Resort

Jan 23, 2015 | Comments: 0

Being a PADI Five Star Instructor Development Dive Resort means that we meet all PADI Five Star Dive Resort standards, plus offer PADI instructor-level training.

With a PADI Course Director on staff, we offer PADI Instructor Development Courses and continuing education opportunities to dive professionals here on North Stradbroke Island.

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2015 Calender updated!!

Nov 06, 2014 | Comments: 0

For all these organised divers out there, we have uploaded the complete calendar for 2015!!

Below are the links for all our weekend diving events & courses being held throughout 2015!

Come for the whole weekend or part of it, and join in these events that are as packed with activity as you want it!! Bring along your non-diving partners to have a relaxing weekend on this sublimely beautiful island.

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Upcoming PADI Advanced Open Water Diving course!

Aug 18, 2014 | Comments: 0

The Advanced Open Water Certified Diver course will enable you to gain the experience required for more adventurous diving. Whether you fancy exploring sunken wrecks or desire to discover the depths of the ocean, Advanced Diver certification is what you need!

Come and join the course this weekend.

The course is based on practical experience and is typically completed over three days:

  • Night Dive completed Friday night
  • Deep, Navigation & your two specialities completed over Saturday & Sunday

If you’re interested in joining please give us a call on (07) 3409 8888 or contact us for further information!!

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Have you seen the July edition of Sport Diver?

Jul 26, 2014 | Comments: 0

Want to know more about the dive sites at Straddie?

Sport Diver have produced a great article on pages 40-45, detailing the dive sites around North Stradbroke Island.

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Straddie Humpback Whale Research Expedition 2014

Jun 29, 2014 | Comments: 0

Call for volunteers

Help protect and understand the 6th largest animal on earth!
We are undertaking surveys on humpback whale health and collecting samples at Point Lookout, North Stradbroke Island to study whale diseases between July and October. North Straddie provides one of the best access points in Australia to see and study the Humpback whales.

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Turtle Festival 2014 fast approaching

Apr 13, 2014 | Comments: 0

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Bright & Early Dive package

Mar 30, 2014 | Comments: 0

Come and join our morning dive trips over on North Stradbroke Island for the low price of $146.00!

This low price includes a Double Dive boat trip including tanks & weights, return transfers from Cleveland and light refreshments on the boat in-between dives.

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