Goat Communication

Goat Communication

Goats are incredibly physical animals. Sure, sheep and cows will clunk each others with their heads, and horses are known to communicate with their feet. But goats are a whole different ballgame. Enjoy this pic Billie took recently of two of our guys discussing the...
Vale Marley

Vale Marley

I said yes to Marley’s subtle, desperate call for help without even seeing him. He was scooped up into our loving care with a large collection of cat people from a Sydney Pound on D Day with absolutely no time to spare. A little, white, smelly staffy with food...
Sanctuary Life: A Year in Review

Sanctuary Life: A Year in Review

2017 was huge. Just huge. Early in the year, we won a grant  from Lush to help us with fencing. As the cows, sheep, goats and horses had done a great job of trashing our fencing, this was so very welcome. Our fencer came, observed, got to work, and soon we not only...
Celebrating A Place of Peace’s 20th Birthday

Celebrating A Place of Peace’s 20th Birthday

Join Andrew, Billie and Tamsin for a moo-ving and  fun evening of short films, celebrating A Place of Peace’s 20 years as an animal sanctuary, and support our fundraiser for much-needed winter hay!! The evening will include talks, short films, raffles, and party...
Marybelle — A Life Worth Saving

Marybelle — A Life Worth Saving

It must be an awful feeling to be in trouble medically, and have all doctors close the door on you because you are the wrong species. Or you might be the wrong colour, or race or religion. But this is our world today. This is the true story of Marybelle — who is not...
40+ New Lamb Souls (Have lost count!)

40+ New Lamb Souls (Have lost count!)

My phone rings: “Mum quick, a mother sheep needs help giving birth!” I grab towels, my birthing medicine kit and a bag with sterile gloves and everything else I need to be a sheep midwife. I pop dogs in the car and drive into the special maternity paddock...