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Port Macquarie Animal Shelter

Our Animal Shelter is a refuge for lost, stray and abandoned animals. We primarily accept cats and dogs but we've also helped to reunite livestock with their owners too.

From 1 November 2020, the RSPCA will cease to manage the shelter, and we've put new processes in place, and employed new staff as we commence the management of the shelter. We will continue to work with the RSPCA Port Macquarie, along with other animal welfare groups, including Port Macquarie Animal Welfare Society, to re-home animals.

Day Time
Animal Shelter Opening Hours
 Monday - Friday  10:00 am - 3:00pm
 Saturday  9:30am - 11:30am
 Sunday and Public Holidays  Closed

Animal pick up only on public holidays. No microchipping or animal surrender. 

Phone:          (02) 6583 3488

Location:     John Fraser Place, Port Macquarie


Pet Adoption

Contact the shelter via phone to check on any available adoptions. You may also like to visit

RSPCA NSW Port Macquarie Shelter

Port Macquarie Animal Welfare Society

Any animals deemed suitable for adoption can be found on

This page was last updated on: 27 October 2020