Sport in Darebin

Get active in Darebin with sport and aquatics, or find the latest on our projects and everything your sports club needs.

Get active in Darebin

Netball players at Narrandjeri Stadium

Darebin has a variety of sports venues, stadiums, courts and welcoming local community clubs.

Narrandjeri Stadium

Narrandjeri Stadium at Thornbury's John Cain Memorial Park is the new multi-sports facility for women’s sport and the wider Darebin community.

Northcote Aquatic and Recreation Centre illustration

The Northcote Aquatic Recreation Centre is being redeveloped so it can meet the needs of Darebin’s growing population well into the future.

Darebin pool
The Reservoir Leisure Centre (RLC) offers a broad range of aquatics, fitness and gym services to people of all abilities.
Two indoor wheelchair basketball players
Darebin supports sport and recreational activities for people of all abilities.
People in a class doing yoga
If you’re on a budget, try our free exercise events around Darebin and other free alternatives.
Womens soccer team ready to play
Darebin has some great programs to encourage more girls and women to take part in physical activities.
People training in a park
All personal trainers and fitness instructors must have a permit to operate in Darebin parks and reserves.

Sports club hub

Learn about running a sports club with our Club Kit and other support resources.
Darebin monitors the condition of its grounds and playing fields every month to ensure they're safe to play on.
Find out about Council and industry sports grants programs available for individuals, clubs and projects.
Darebin assists club development with educational workshops, webinars and events.