Our Dive Facilities

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Why dive with us? Besides being the only SSI Instructor Training Centre in Brisbane, we are also North Stradbroke Island’s only fully-equipped dive centre with world-class dive facilities.

Manta Lodge and Scuba Centre operates a full-service dive shop with regular dive and snorkel trips to the spectacular reefs of North Stradbroke Island’s Moreton Bay Marine Park. Come see why divers from all over Australia and the world choose to dive, stay, and play with us!

Dive Shop

We stock a range of Halcyon, Mares, GoPro, Shearwater and Mares XR products in store for all your diving needs,  including all those last-minute accessories and spare parts you may need right before a dive.

Heated Showers

Our outdoor heated showers will not only refresh you after your dive, but also ensure your comfort throughout the winter months.

Secure Storage

For those staying with us overnight, for the weekend, or diving over multiple days, take advantage of our drying racks and secure storage available for all your diving equipment.

Air & Nitrox Filling Station

With well maintained, state of the art compressor and filling systems, we provide our divers with clean air and banked 32% nitrox on demand, with nitrox blends between 22%-31% available on request.

Take a tour of our compressor facilities as part of your SSI Enriched Air Nitrox course and see why we have invested in a DiveTek membrane system!

Our air and nitrox are regularly tested to ensure our divers have access to the best quality breathing gasses.

Tank fill prices:

Air: $13 per tank

Up to 32% Nitrox:  $20 per tank

Premium Hire Options

We are the only Brisbane dive shop offering a premium equipment hire option, such as our Halcyon BC harness systems. Take one out for a spin on your next dive!

The Boats

Our dive boats are ideally suited to the conditions surrounding North Stradbroke Island, allowing us to launch directly from the beach, giving you the shortest ride possible to some of the best dive sites Brisbane and South East Queensland have to offer.

Rigid One is a 5.5m inflatable with twin 90hp outboard engines, capable of carrying six divers, plus crew (or nine snorkelers, plus crew).

Rigid Too is a 6.1m inflatable with a single 225hp outboard engine, capable of carrying ten divers, plus crew.