Sunshine Coast Animal Refuge

DESEX in the CITY 2014/15

Its that time again - DeSex in the City IV is here. Sunshine Coast residents can purchase a $69.00 cat de-sexing voucher at the refuge. We will have 500 vouchers available again. Our "Desex" campaign will be means tested again this time - so you must present a pension card and / or healthcare card. You need to visit the refuge to purchase the voucher, and while you are here, you can visit our.. 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 the front of Aussie World. Follow the signs to Frizzo Rd - this will meet the new road.. read more

SCARS dog walk & catchup with friends

Saturday 25th July 9am - 1130am. Come along and join us in walking some of our dogs at the beach. We are meeting at Alex Surf Club at 9am and walking for awareness. Come for a short walk or a long walk. We will have a small table setup with some of our hats, bottles etc to purchase. Ashlee from the Surf Club also has a little surprise for us. You can donate items to us whilst we are there to i.. read more


We are open Tuesday to Saturday from 9am to 4pm and Sunday trading hours are 10 am – 1 PM. Find us at 28 Sippy Creek Rd TANAWHA... 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 strictly regulated non-euthanasia policy. We.. read more
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