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Rewilding Darebin receives Premier's Sustainability Award
29/09/22 | Darebin City Council is excited to announce that we have won a Premier’s Sustainability Awards in the Thriving Environment category.
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Premier's Sustainability Awards 2022
New Darebin Intercultural Centre
20/09/22 | Darebin Intercultural Centre is relocating from former Preston Courthouse to the municipal buildings on the corner of High and Gower Streets Preston.
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Advocacy Diversity
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National Day of Mourning and AFL Grand Final Long Weekend
20/09/22 | Service announcement of changes to Council’s services for the long weekend.
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Services
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Acknowledging the passing of Uncle Jack Charles
13/09/22 | We are deeply saddened to hear of the recent passing of Uncle Jack Charles 
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Aboriginal Darebin
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Uncle Jack Charles
Contemporary First Nations Artists in a Colonial Setting
13/09/22 | Aboriginal artists are a national treasure, but many of us may not be aware of their contributions to contemporary Australian art.
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Arts
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Heritage Diversity
Bundoora Homestead
FAQs at rates time
08/09/22 | Get the details on the changes to the way different fees are listed including in your rates notice.
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Council
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Responsibilities
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Writeability Goes Local creating writing program at the Preston Library
31/08/22 | This is a creative writing program for writers and aspiring writers with disability.
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Workshops
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New Kindergarten for Reservoir East
09/08/22 | A new kindergarten at Reservoir East Primary School will be open in 2023.  
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Families
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Children Family Friendly
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FUSE Festival springs into action 3 - 18 September 2022
09/08/22 | FUSE, our multi-arts festival, showcasing our brilliant local artists, takes place September 3 - 18.
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Bumpy performing  at FUSE Festival
Paying our Respects to Gunditjmara and Bundjalung Senior Elder Uncle Archie Roach
01/08/22 | Paying our Respects to Gunditjmara and Bundjalung Senior Elder, Uncle Archie Roach AM
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Aboriginal Darebin
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Photograph of Uncle Archie Roach playing guitar
Appointment of new CEO Peter Smith
29/07/22 | Darebin City Council has appointed Mr Peter Smith as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for a five-year term.
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Portrait of Peter Smith
Community housing in the heart of Preston
26/07/22 | A new community housing project will provide 39 well-designed, energy-efficient homes for people in the heart of Preston.
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Planning
Artist's sketch of the housing redevelopment, a multi-storey building with landscaping around it and a person riding past on a bicycle.
Public tender to be advertised for Northcote Golf Course
25/07/22 | Golf will continue seven days a week from sunrise to sunset at Northcote Golf Course, with 5.72 hectares also unlocked for all community to enjoy.
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Leisure
An aerial photo of the Northcote Golf Course greens, with the CBD in the distance
Darebin leads towards net zero
21/07/22 | Darebin joins push from 23 Victorian councils for more sustainable design in planning requirements.
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Rooftop solar panels
Darebin Arts and its artists sweep up six Green Room Award wins!
15/07/22 | Darebin Arts Speakeasy and Darebin FUSE Festival programming took out six awards at the 39th Annual Green Room Award this year.
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First Nations art brightens up Northcote construction site
14/07/22 | Construction at the Northcote Aquatic and Recreation Centre is full steam ahead, and a beautiful new artwork has popped up along Victoria Road.
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Aboriginal Darebin
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Art and craft Around Darebin
Artist Dixon Patten holding his hand against the mural he painted at Northcote
Rezza steps it up for heart health
14/07/22 | Reservoir locals have joined forces to create one of the safest suburbs in Australia to experience sudden cardiac arrest.
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Health
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Kate, Thorne and Lia show off the new defibrillator at the Reservoir Neighbourhood House.
It's NAIDOC Week 2022
04/07/22 | It's time to celebrate the First Nations people who have continually fought for survival, change and equal rights since invasion.
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Aboriginal Darebin
Still from a digital artwork by Moorina Boonini called Bitja (Fire)
A budget that supports our community
28/06/22 | Our new budget 2022/23 is focussed on supporting our community and improving the lives of people living in Darebin.
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Council
Image of three people sitting in a park with a green-roofed rotunda and native trees in the background
Kalamata Place
24/06/22 | 'Kalamata Place' proposed as name of Thornbury laneway.
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Outdoor view of Preston Town Hall