Activities for all abilities

two indoor wheelchair basketball players

We support sport and recreation activities that are inclusive for all. If you need help finding local all abilities activities contact us for advice.

Access for All Abilities

The Access for All Abilities (AAA Play) program provides free information and referral service to people looking for all abilities sporting opportunities. Contact AAA Play to find out more:

AAA Play
Phone: 1800 222 842

Promoting inclusion in sport

The Access for All Guide(PDF, 2MB) provides advice, ideas, contacts and practical ways for sport clubs or community group to become more inclusive of people with lived experience of disability.

Darebin/Banyule Peer Action Group

The Darebin/Banyule Peer Action Group is leading change in people's lives and communities. The group provides peer support and encouragement for people with disability, their families and supporters. The group meets monthly.

To find out more contact see the VALID website or call them on 03 9416 4003.

Bandmates Victoria

Bandmates is a program that matches volunteers with people over 18 with disability or mental health issues, to go out to live music. Check the Community Music Victoria website to find out more.

International Day of People with Disability

Celebrated each year on 3 December, the International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) aims to increase public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability.

Darebin City Council recently partnered with local community groups to celebrate International Day People with Disability 2023 through a grants process. Selected groups were awarded funding of up to $2,000 for projects or events that to be led by people with disability in our community. 

More information

Access and Inclusion team
Phone: 03 8470 8327