Welcome to Sunshine Coast Riding for the Disabled

........where Riding Develops Abilities

Sunshine Coast Riding for the Disabled (RDA) Inc. is a not-for-profit organisation providing equine-based therapeutic and recreational riding and driving programs for all members of the disability community on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland.

Our program days are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. We are closed Sunday and Monday. We are aligned with the State School system, so are operational during school terms and on holidays when the schools are on holidays.

Membership for 2019 is $35.   The 2019 Membership Form is here. Please print both pages on one sheet of paper (2 sided), complete and return via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or return in person.
Payment for membership can be made now via EFT, card at the Centre, cash or via Qld Govt voucher. If paying online please reference the participant's name and SUBS.
The timetable for all sessions in 2019 can now be found under Rider Information > Term Dates.

Find us at 2 Monak Rd, North Arm, Qld (between Yandina and Eumundi) - our main Centre. (If using GPS, just enter Monak Rd, North Arm)

Our second property is at 58 Pryor Rd, Verrierdale, Qld

Postal : PO Box 517, Eumundi, Qld 4562

Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   This email address goes to all Committee members.

Centre phone number is 5472 7280, preferably on a Tuesday or Wednesday, Thursday or Friday.
We are often outside having fun with our clients and horses, so please leave a message or contact us via email if you have no luck on the phone. 

To donate or make a payment : BSB 484 799 Acct # 0027 59281
Please reference your name or your invoice number when paying online.    
If making a donation or payment by cheque, please make it payable to Sunshine Coast Riding for the Disabled (the bank won't accept anything else).

Arena Hire
Yes, we do hire out our undercover arena and outdoor arena! If you are interested, go to Other Activities > Arena Hire to find all the relevant information and forms.

Latest Committee Roles & Responsibilities Documents
Now available for download


Weather Check

This is where you can check to see if weather will affect the running of programs.
Weather news will be posted by 8am.


Latest News 

Job Vacancies and Opportunities
The second hand Saddlery Shop in Yandina has had some lovely new volunteers to help in the shop but we are always needing more. Thank you to these new volunteers!
Office Bookwork - If you are handy in the Office, can do accurate data entry and would like to help out, please contact us for more information.


Mary Valley Country VS Country Noosa Scone Off
Sunday 5th May at Monak

Thanks to all who attended this fun event! Thanks to all our Volunteers, Martin Duncan, Sally Hookey, Mary Valley Country and Country Noosa.
Watch this space for next year's "Scone Off" in June. People are already making plans for next year!!

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Bookings available at https://www.trybooking.com/BBDOB

Many Thanks to Maxisoy and Energreen for Sposoring Sunshine Coast Riding for the Disabled as the 2019 Sponsored Community Group.|
Sunshine Coast is very thankful to receive donations of Maxisoy for our horse herd. Please help support this business who is supporting us. 

New Volunteer Training - Orientation and Induction in 2019       
New volunteers will be offered Orientation and Induction on the first Wednesday afternoon of each month from 1-3pm. (NB NO new volunteer training in January 2019 and February will have a week long training block - see below.)
Please come with closed in footwear, sun-smart clothing and your sense of fun!
Thank You
To the Buderim Foundation for the awarding of a grant to allow the purchase of new Arena Equipment for our coaches and riders.

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This Equestrian Australia program will continue on a fortnightly basis on a Saturday afternoon.

RST 2019 program commences on 9th February at 1pm with induction activities.
Register On-line

Ready, Set, Trot offers young children the opportunity to learn about horses, horse care and the start of riding. It is open to all children, from approx 8 and above.
Contact the Centre on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information and to see if this is the right program for you.


Thanks to Bunnings, Noosaville for all your support in allowing us to run Sausage Sizzles.
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As you can see, our Team has lots of fun whilst raising much needed funds.
To see all the dates offered by Bunnings to run the Sausage Sizzles, see our Fund-Raising page with Current Projects.

NEW OPENING HOURS for SADDLERY SHOP - 1/8 Farrell St, Yandina
Our Volunteers staff this income earning shop for us, but more volunteers are needed to keep the doors open.
If you can help staff the shop or help with online sales, please offer your help to the Shop Manager, Karen, on a Thursday.
It will be open Tuesday from 10am - 4pm and Thursday from 12 noon - 4pm and Saturdays from 9am - 1pm.

If ever unsure of opening hours, call the shop on 0406 436 571 to double check.

For information on our Fund-Raising events, visit our Fund Raising page.