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Council Meeting Update
22/02/24 | February 2024 Council Meeting to be held online
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Council Offices on High Street, Preston
Amendment C210dare Open Space Contributions
22/02/24 | We are proposing a change to open space contributions.
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Intercultural Centre IC Nights has launched
22/02/24 | The Darebin Intercultural Centre launches IC Nights.
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What's happening at Edwardes Lake Boathouse?
13/02/24 | The latest information about the Boathouse at Edwardes Lake Park
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Around Darebin Assets Opportunities
Edwardes Lake Park and Boathouse
The Northcote Rise Festival 2024
13/02/24 | Melbourne’s iconic High Street festival is back and better than ever to bring Good Feels on The Rise! 
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Food and musicians preparing for the Northcote Rise Festival
Nathan Beard is awarded the Darebin Art Prize 2024
30/01/24 | Bundoora Homestead Art Centre is thrilled to announce Nathan Beard as the winner of the Darebin Art Prize 2024.
Valli Morphett, Dr Shelley McSpedden, Darebin Art Prize 2024 recipient Nathan Beard, Sarah Werkmeister, Logan Mucha, Dr Moorina Bonini and Leah Crossman
Jump for joy, NARC is open
25/01/24 | The Northcote Aquatic and Recreation Centre is now open!
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Lifeguard watching swimmers in the NARC outdoor pool
Stay safe, keep cool in Darebin
25/01/24 | Darebin libraries are the place to be this summer!
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Have Your Say on the Draft Leasing and Licensing Policy
24/01/24 | Council is seeking community feedback on a draft Leasing and Licensing Policy.
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26 January public holiday services and hours
19/01/24 | Different services and facilities will be affected by public holiday hours. Take a look at our list of services and hours affected.
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Have Your Say on the Darebin LGBTIQAplus Action Plan
16/01/24 | The LGBTIQA+ Action Plan will support the inclusion, rights, and wellbeing of Darebin's LGBTIQA+ communities.
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Darebin: your place, our purpose
08/01/24 | Darebin Council delivers over 100 essential services to our diverse community.
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Cr Newton elected as Mayor
30/11/23 | We are pleased to announce the election of Cr Newton as Mayor and Cr Laurence as Deputy Mayor for 2023-2024.
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Mayor Cr Newton and Deputy Mayor Cr Laurence
Have your say on the names of some significant Darebin facilities
22/11/23 | Let’s celebrate the stories that shape Darebin, through inclusive names for some important places.
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Have Your Say Darebin
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International Day of People with Disability 2023
21/11/23 | IDPwD (observed December 3) aims to promote community awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability.
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People with disability
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Northcote Aquatic and Recreation Centre is open
15/11/23 | Dive right in! The Northcote Aquatic and Recreation Centre is open.
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Darebin welcomes five year leases for Preston Market traders
15/11/23 | Darebin is excited to hear the Preston Market traders will have their leases extended for five years from January next year.
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Transgender Awareness Week
13/11/23 | We are flying the Transgender Flag above Preston City Hall to acknowledge Transgender Awareness Week and Transgender Day of Remembrance.
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Recycling week competition
08/11/23 | We are celebrating masters of green waste with the Darebin Green Waste quiz!
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Recycling Green waste Social
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Victoria's Container Deposit Scheme
03/11/23 | The Container Deposit Scheme is now open, now you can earn 10c for every single-use drink can or bottle you return to a refund point.   
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