Manta Lodge and Scuba Centre : Stradbroke Island

Manta Ray & Diver

Discover Scuba Diving Experience

Have you ever wanted to experience the beauty of an underwater paradise? If so then a discover scuba diving experience is the perfect option, especially if you don’t have the time or money to complete your full open water course, or if you’d just like to give it a try before doing the full course.

Discover Scuba pool experience involves a small theory session with the instructor, as well as answering a few basic medical questions to prove that you are medically fit to participate.

Medical Information,

The rules for completing a diving medical have changed. If you answer YES to the following questions you will need to complete a diving medical before starting your PADI Discovery Scuba Diving Experience.
1) Could you be pregnant?
2) Are you presently taking prescription medications? (with the exception of birth control and anit-malarial medication)
3) Are you over 45 years of age?
4) Is your BMI over 30 AND your waist circumference greater than 102 cm for males and 88 cm for females?
For more information please download dive medical leaflet (PDF).

After that we take you for a pool session of approx ½ – 1 hour to show you the basic skills you’ll need to master to go for your dive at one of our magnificent underwater playgrounds.

With the option of going for 2 dives with one of highly experienced and professional instructors.

The cost for the Discover Scuba pool experience is $60.00 and this is fully inclusive of all the gear you’ll require.
If you are interested in adding on two dives in the ocean prices start from $131.00

If you’re interested in joining the million of divers worldwide addicted to underwater exploration please give us a call on (07) 3409 8888.