All dogs must be kept on a leash when in public
areas, unless in a designated
off-leash area [PDF 245KB] where they may be exercised without
rules apply when using off-leash areas on the Sunshine Coast:
Dogs must be within close proximity of the owner and be responsive
to their commands.
Dogs must not interfere with any other recreational users.
Declared dangerous dogs are prohibited in off-leash areas.
Dog faeces must be removed and disposed of properly.
Dogs are not allowed within children's playground areas or picnic/barbeque
Council has also specified certain areas
where all dogs are prohibited due to the sensitivity of the