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!

News and consultations

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We are proposing a change to open space contributions.
Pride march

The LGBTIQA+ Action Plan will support the inclusion, rights, and wellbeing of Darebin's LGBTIQA+ communities.

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Prepare for heatwaves to keep yourself and others cool and safe
A young person sits on a bench outside of a building
Council is seeking community feedback on a draft Leasing and Licensing Policy.

How can we help

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Make online payments by credit card. You can also find out about other payment options.

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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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Are you considering installing a pool or spa at your property? Find out what you need to do, from inspections to registrations and compliance.
East Preston Community Centre

Council operates various halls and centres, providing community with the opportunity to hire Council facilities for activities, gatherings and events.

Services and facilities

Darebin pool
The Reservoir Leisure Centre (RLC) offers a broad range of aquatics, fitness and gym services to people of all abilities.
Outdoor pool at NARC

Our new state-of-the art leisure centre will help to create improved health and wellbeing outcomes for everyone.

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.

Darebin parks
Whether you’re looking for somewhere to play, relax or exercise, Darebin has a great range of parks and playgrounds.
Father and kids

We run open immunisation sessions and appointment clinics at different venues around our community for children, adolescents and adults.

Darebin women in sport
Get active in Darebin with sport and aquatics, or find the latest on our projects and everything your sports club needs.
Electrical equipment and appliances
The Resource Recovery Centre accepts a range of materials for recycling or safe disposal, including batteries, light globes and paint.
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Advice on food composting, community gardens, native plants and wildlife – for experts and beginners alike.