The Victorian Seniors Festival returns!

Check out our Springtime Calendar and find out what activities are happening close to you this October

RSVP for The Eighty-Six Festival’s ‘Super Saturday’

There'll be a record label expo, pasta pop-ups, dog parades and more ... and it's all free!

The Voice Referendum

Council is supporting people across Darebin's diverse community to find out more and take part in the Voice Referendum.

Let’s connect at the 2023 Darebin Economic Development Summit!

Are you part of Darebin's community of entrepreneurs, businesses and organisations? We are hosting events where businesses of all sizes and across industries can connect and share ideas.


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A selection of the international visitors who will make High Street their home this October
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Share your experiences of places that make you feel safe or unsafe in Darebin.
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Get involved in the Gards for Wildlife program, for gardens that our local animals and plants can thrive in

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

How can we help

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

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Waste is collected every week. Recycling bins and the food and green waste bins are collected on alternate weeks.
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We provide up to two free hard waste collections each year.

Services and facilities

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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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Discover our thriving art community through events, programs, collections, venues and artist opportunities.
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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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From growing, expanding or starting, we have everything you need to know about business in Darebin, get the latest and connect with opportunities.
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We run open immunisation sessions and appointment clinics at different venues around our community for children, adolescents and adults.

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Get active in Darebin with sport and aquatics, or find the latest on our projects and everything your sports club needs.
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The Reservoir Leisure Centre (RLC) offers a broad range of aquatics, fitness and gym services to people of all abilities.
Northcote Aquatic and Recreation Centre

Darebin's newest and most innovative fitness and aquatic facility is coming to Northcote this year.