Make My March

Make My March! For the whole of March our adult cats are only $39 to adopt and our dogs are only $99! (Excludes kittens and puppies and all special breeds and small breed dogs). Our Standard conditions for adoptions apply. We have reduced our adoption prices for the month of March only, so if you are thinking of adding a new cat or dog into your life, now is the time to take advantage of .. read more

SCARS & 4Paws FurBall 2017 - Its a WRAP!!

Thank-you Sunny Coasters for supporting our Inaugural Furball on the Beach! It was a roaring success with over 150 people turning up on the night to meet our rescue kittens and dogs! Great food, great venue, great entertainment (thanks Mason Hope!) and a great atmosphere was enjoyed by all. Looks like we raised over $10,000 for SCARS & 4Paws. Cant wait til the 2018 Furball On the Beach, ye.. read more

DESEX in the CITY 2017

DeSex in the City V is here. We have decided to make this an ongoing campaign available every year all year round! (As long as we have funds to commit) Sunshine Coast residents can purchase a $69.00 cat de-sexing voucher at the refuge. Our "Desex" campaigns are means tested - so you must present a pension card or healthcare card. You need to visit the refuge to purchase the voucher, and while y.. read more

HOURS of Trading

We are open Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm. Find us at 28 Sippy Creek Rd Tanawha. We are CLOSED Mondays and all Public Holidays (including substitute public holidays)... read more

New Directions to the Refuge

Sippy Creek Rd is no longer accessible directly from the Bruce Highway. Please see information below on accessing the refuge now the road is closed from the Bruce Highway To visit us from: Northbound – take the Glenview Exit off the Bruce Highway and follow the service road along and past the front of Aussie World. Follow the signs to Frizzo Rd - this will meet the .. read more

What We Do

About Us The Sunshine Coast Animal Refuge (Sippy Creek Animal Refuge Society Inc) was established in 1979. Our Mission statement is 'Giving refuge to abandoned and surrendered cats and dogs until permanently rehomed and educating the community on responsible pet ownership". The Refuge is an independent, non-profit, charitable organisation and has a non-euthanasia policy. We also run education.. read more
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