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.

Sessions for Term 2, 2016 will re-commence on Tuesday 12th April for Group Rides and other programs in the following days that week.
Group Ride timetables with yearly dates can be found under Rider Information.


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

Centre phone number is 5472 7280, preferably on a Tuesday or Wednesday.
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    
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.


Weather Check

This is where you can check to see if programs have been affected by weather events. Weather news will be posted by 8 am.

Latest News 

READY SET TROT Program that commenced in the Easter School Holidays will continue.
This Equestrian Australia program
will continue on a fortnightly basis on a Saturday afternoon.
To register your interest, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and complete a registration form.

New Volunteer Training Date - Tues 28th June 2016 from 9am - 3pm
New Volunteers wishing to assist in Term 3 and 4  are encouraged to attend on this day. It will be a full day with Orientation and Induction in the morning and some Basic Training in the afternoon.

Please bring your lunch, sensible footwear and your sesnse of fun.

Sunshine Coast RDA has been successful with another major grant application of $100,000 from QLD Government Department of Sport.
Whoo-Hoo!! This will allow us to start the construction of the clubhouse Stage 1 which commenced on Mon 22nd February!
Update (May 2016)
The new clubhouse Stage 1 is almost complete! Get ready to move in!
Update : We moved in on 31st May
with our first group of riders using the new rooms being from Noosa District State High School.

Clubhouse website


BBQ at Rocco's Pet Supplies and Sunshine Coast Saddlery, Cooroy POSTPONED TO A DATE tba
Come along and enjoy a sausage sizzle in Cooroy. Meet some of the SCRDA team and know your support is helping others.

QLD State Special Olympics Equestrian
This event will be held at our Centre in August. More information will be posted shortly.


Thanks to Bunnings, Noosaville for all your support in allowing us to run Sausage Sizzles.
Bunnings BBQ June 14 sm

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.

Thanks to the wonderful team of Volunteers, the Saddlery Shop in Yandina now has a variety of hours.
It will be open Mondays from 10am - 2pm,
Tues - Fri from 9.30am - 3.30pm
and every 1st, 3rd, (5th) Saturday of the month from 9am - 1pm.

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