Our shelters offer accommodation and care for abandoned, neglected, sick and surrendered animals. Home Who we are Locations Shelters and Adoption Centres Sydney Adoption Centre Who we are About RSPCA NSW Locations Shelters and Adoption Centres Blue Mountains Strays and Reclaims Centre (Katoomba) Coffs Harbour Shelter Hunter Shelter Sydney Adoption Centre Illawarra Shelter Central West (Orange) Shelter Veterinary Hospitals Sydney Veterinary Hospital (Yagoona) Hunter Veterinary Hospital (Rutherford) Broken Hill Veterinary Hospital Petbarn Alexandria Bondi Junction Bathurst Belrose Brookvale Campbelltown Caringbah Castle Hill Casula Chatswood Coffs Harbour Double Bay Dubbo Gladesville Hoxton Park Katoomba Mittagong Neutral Bay Newcastle West Nowra North Parramatta Orange Penrith Homemaker Centre Port Macquarie Punchbowl Rozelle Rutherford Shellharbour Strathfield Tamworth West Gosford West Ryde Wetherill Park Menai Narrabeen Blacktown Marsden Park Branches and Supporter Groups Albury Volunteer Branch New England Supporter Group Bathurst Volunteer Branch Blue Mountains Volunteer Branch Broken Hill Supporter Group Snowy Monaro Supporter Group Central West Supporter Group Eurobodalla Volunteer Branch Glen Innes Supporter Group Goulburn Supporter Group Gunnedah Volunteer Branch Hunter Supporter Group Illawarra Volunteer Branch Inverell Volunteer Branch Shoalhaven Volunteer Branch Orange Supporter Group Port Macquarie Volunteer Branch Sydney Auxiliary Volunteer Branch Tamworth Volunteer Branch Taree Supporter Group Tenterfield Supporter Group The Board Strategic Plan Careers at RSPCA NSW Community Animal Operations Support Services Fundraising Careers at RSPCA NSW RSPCA Policies Legislation Shelters and Adoption CentresBlue Mountains Strays and Reclaims Centre (Katoomba) Coffs Harbour Shelter Hunter Shelter Sydney Adoption Centre Illawarra Shelter Central West (Orange) Shelter Sydney Adoption Centre Please note: RSPCA NSW shelters are unable to accept surrendered or stray felines for the next 30 days due to vaccine supply shortage – For more information, click here. Our Sydney Adoption Centre provides care, shelter and veterinary treatment to abandoned, injured, neglected and sick animals. Animals arriving at shelters come from a variety of sources, including those: handed in as an injured or sick stray seized by an inspector under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1979 surrendered by an owner Located in Yagoona, the Sydney Adoption Centre is the largest animal shelter in NSW. We offer a wide range of services, programs and training opportunities, including Delta-affiliated Puppy Preschool classes, barking consultations, student placements and volunteer opportunities. There is also a pet retail shop and an extensive Foster Care program. Our Sydney Veterinary Hospital is located onsite, offering services to shelter animals and the public. You can find out more here. All animals available for adoption can be found here. Where we are Contact Details 201 Rookwood Road Yagoona, NSW, 2199 Phone: (02) 9770 7577 Fax:(02) 8331 1935 Normal Adoption Opening Hours Tuesday – Sunday 9:30am – 3:30pm for adoptions Closed Mondays and public holidays Emergencies Monday – Friday: Open until 7.00pm for emergencies and phone enquiries. Saturday – Sunday: Open until 6.00pm for emergencies and phone enquiries. Shelter FAQsDo you accept stray animals? Our shelters do not have the means to accept uninjured, stray animals. If you find an uninjured, stray animal, you will be referred to your local council pound. Where can I see all animals available for adoption? You can see all animals available for adoption here. Why do you charge adoption fees? Animals available for adoption have undergone a comprehensive veterinary check and have undergone any other veterinary treatment and rehabilitation necessary. The adoption fee helps cover part of these costs and allows RSPCA NSW to continue caring for animals in need. Is there only one shelter in Sydney? Yes, there is only one shelter in Sydney located at Yagoona.