Get active in Darebin

The Get Active in Darebin Summer Program is back with free beginner-friendly exercise sessions for local community members. There's loads to try, including yoga, cricket, golf and even pickleball!

Keep cool in Darebin

The hot days of summer have arrived. Find out our tips for you and your neighbours to keep cool.
Electronic waste
The Resource Recovery Centre accepts a range of materials for recycling or safe disposal, including batteries, light globes and paint.
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Darebin pool
The Reservoir Leisure Centre (RLC) offers a broad range of aquatics, fitness and gym services to people of all abilities.
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Food and green waste bin being emptied by a truck
Waste is collected every week. Recycling bins and the food and green waste bins are collected on alternate weeks.
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Paint brushes and paint palette with young child - “And there's never any mess afterwards!” said no-one ever
The Darebin Central Enrolments Online Portal will be off line on 31 January between 8.30 am and 5.30 pm  for scheduled maintenance.
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Food and green waste bin being emptied by a truck
Waste is collected every week. Recycling bins and the food and green waste bins are collected on alternate weeks.
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An open and full green waste bin in street

What goes into your food and green waste bin, how to use your kitchen caddy, and reducing food waste at home.

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Two cyclists on a bike path

Bike skills workshops, bike check events and information about e-bikes.

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Woman browsing through Preston Market
Preston Market is the heart of our community, but its unique features are under threat of unnecessary demolition.
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Electronic waste
The Resource Recovery Centre accepts a range of materials for recycling or safe disposal, including batteries, light globes and paint.
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Paint brushes and paint palette with young child - “And there's never any mess afterwards!” said no-one ever
The Darebin Central Enrolments Online Portal will be off line on 31 January between 8.30 am and 5.30 pm  for scheduled maintenance.
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Lady using tablet in wheelchair
View available payment methods and how to use direct debit so you're always on time.
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Community festival flag decorations

Browse or filter our list of upcoming events in Darebin.

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Darebin pool
The Reservoir Leisure Centre (RLC) offers a broad range of aquatics, fitness and gym services to people of all abilities.
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Bundoora Park Farm entry size

An urban farm with hands-on animal activities for the whole family, wildlife rides, a cafe, education programs, volunteering and work experience.

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People in a class doing yoga
Try our free exercise and wellbeing activities around Darebin!
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Darebin Libraries are more than just a place to browse and borrow. Our four branches are welcoming spaces for learning, knowledge and inspiration.
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Get in touch with us directly with issues that affect you, like roads, trees, animals, bins and objections to fines. 
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Pay parking fines by phone, mail, in person or online.
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Find out what your options are for payments, and which methods are accepted.
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Use our news search to filter through categories, dates and types of news articles you're interested in.
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