Opening Hours

General Hours: 
Most Days: 9am - 5pm
Wednesdays:  10am - 5pm
CLOSED: Sundays and Public Holidays

Animal Viewing Hours:  10am - 4pm
Saturdays: 9am - 4pm

Christmas Open Day

Come down to our shelter at 12 Kirkpatrick Street to support RSPCA ACT and get into the Christmas spirit!

RSPCA ACT's Christmas Open Day will be held on Saturday 8th December from 10:00am to 2:00pm

There will be plenty to do on the day including:

  • Santa Paws Photos - have your pet's photo's taken with Santa! Santa Paws will be running from 9:30am - 4:30pm.
  • Adoption Promotions - find the newest addition for your family!
  • Retail sales - grab a bargain from our retail stall, including selected Rogz items for only $5 each!
  • Real Christmas trees available - come along and choose your Christmas tree!
  • Entertainment Book sales - The Entertainment Book is a great gift for your loved ones this Christmas!
  • Other Rescue Groups - ARF and Rainbow Paws will have a stall on the day!
  • Meet and Greets for adopted dogs - Want to meet up with other dogs that have been adopted from us? Check out our timetable for when to come along and meet fellow pooches!
Year of Adoption Time to meet fellow adopters
2012 10:00am - 10:30am
2013 10:30am - 11:00am
2014 11:00am - 11:30am
2015 11:30am - 11:00pm
2016 12:00pm - 12:30pm
2017 12:30pm - 1:00pm
2018 1:00pm - 1:30pm
2011 and earlier 1:30pm - 2:00pm

You can become a Guardian Angel and bring hope to an animal in need this Christmas. Donate today and become a Guardian Angel for an animal in currently in the shelter and watch over them until they find their forever home.