COVID 19 Update

                                  IMPORTANT UPDATE - COVID 19 Impacts to SCARS We have had to make a few changes though... on top of all of the standard, hand washing, surface disinfecting, social distancing, no entry of you have flu symptoms or have returned from overseas in the last 14 days.. ADOPTIONS We also need to have less people out at scars at once.. so please be patie.. read more

                                  SCARS wins the Community Organisation Australia Day Award 2020

                                  What a great way to start the year with SCARS being announced as the winner of the Sunshine Coast community organisation Australia Day award for 2020. This is for the 40,000+ animals SCARS has rescued and rehomed over the last 40 Years! It’s also for the animals who don’t end up at SCARS, that we help in the community through our community desex prog.. read more

                                  Hours of Opening

                                  We are OPEN from 10 am - 5pm Tuesday to Sunday. Closed Mondays and Public holidays unless otherwise advised. As of Wednesday the 7th November 2018 - Frizzo Rd is CLOSED = albeit temporarily? TRAVELLING TO SCARS If travelling north from Caloundra - Access to SCARS will be via EXIT 194 – SUNSHINE MOTORWAY, take the exit, turn left at the T intersection and fo.. read more

                                  CAT DESEXING PROGRAM 2019/2020 "helping the community" $69

                                  We have cat desexing vouchers for $69 which is a substantial discount on desexing of cats. You will need to be a Sunshine Coast resident and present a pension card or healthcare card when you visit the refuge to purchase the voucher. You are allowed one voucher per person and the program is not open to people who derive income from the sale of animals. We are open Tuesday to Sunday 10am to 5pm at .. 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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