Darebin Stadiums

Get Active in Darebin this Autumn

Get Active in Darebin is a FREE community-based exercise program aimed at increasing the physical activity and wellbeing levels of Darebin residents, as well as engaging under-represented groups into physical activity.

Darebin Community Sports Stadium and Narrandjeri Stadium in partnership with the City of Darebin encourages everyone to get active – so if you’re on a tight budget and are looking for free exercise options – come and join our FREE Social Badminton, Pickleball, Cardio Tennis, Table Tennis, Volleyball, and Walking Group programs with Get Active in Autumn!

Most activities are catered for people of all ages, abilities and fitness levels, and facilitated by qualified instructors and coaches. Bring your own water, towels and a mat (if required) and join in on the fun – just register below so we know how many of you are coming to each activity!

Must Register for free classes via the DarebinMOVES app

  1. Download the DarebinMOVES app if you haven’t already done so:
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  2. Register and create an account
  3. Wait for approval* via email (*minimum 24 hours)
  4. Locate the Weekly Timetable for all free Get Active Autumn sessions (listed under the DarebinPLAY tile on the app homepage)
  5. Select Date – Program Name – Book NOW!
Booking Confirmations:

All bookings are listed within the app under the ‘My movement’ tab. The ‘My movement’ tab is the 2nd icon listed along the bottom of the apps homepage (see red arrow on screenshot).

DarebinMOVES app Get Active in Summer Booking confirmation

Social Badminton

Enjoy a casual hit with some friends or join in a round-robin of friendly games with other local badminton enthusiasts. All equipment is provided (or you can bring your own). No experience needed.

WHEN: Tuesday 6am-8am
WHERE: Narrandjeri Stadium
DATES: 9th April – 14th May
Register via the DarebinMOVES app!

Volleyball For All

Join us for Volleyball skills, drills and games for all ages and abilities, run by our volleyball loving staff. Equipment provided.
(Activities will be modified to best suit participants)
WHEN: Monday 3pm-4pm
WHEN: Darebin Community Sports Stadium (DCSS)

DATES: 15th April – 13th May
Register via the DarebinMOVES app!

Casual Pickleball

Everyone is invited to try Pickleball, the NEW racquet sport taking the world by storm. If you enjoy Badminton, Tennis and/ or Table Tennis then you’ll love this. We provide all the equipment you need so bring along a friend for a hit or make new friends on court. No experience needed.

WHEN: Wednesday 6.00am-8.00 am
WHEN: Narrandjeri Stadium (Indoor)
DATES: 10th April – 15th May
Register via the DarebinMOVES app!

Cardio Tennis

Join our music-fuelled group workout on court. Cardio Tennis burns calories, increases your fitness, improves your game and most importantly is loads of fun. Hit the court with our resident coach and like-minded people to serve up some groovy moves that’ll be sure to get your heart pumping.  
WHEN: Wednesday 4pm-5pm
WHEN: Narrandjeri Stadium
DATES: 10th April – 15th May
Register via the DarebinMOVES app!

Walking Group 

If you’re looking for an opportunity to meet like minded people and/or exercise in a safe, low intensity environment join our Walking Group. Held inside Narrandjeri Stadium you are out of the weather and off the road making the group open to all ages and
fitness levels. You’ll be accompanied by music and our positive walk leader.

WHEN: Friday 10am-11am
WHEN: Narrandjeri Stadium
DATES: 12th April – 17th May
Register via the DarebinMOVES app!


Social Table Tennis

Play the beloved backyard game of Table Tennis at Narrandjeri Stadium. Whether you already play it at home and are looking for somewhere to test your skills out against others or you’re looking for a fun, social noncompetitive activity to play with friends or even want the opportunity to meet new people, this session has something for everyone. All tables and equipment are provided.   
WHEN: Sunday 7.00pm-8.00pm
WHEN: Narrandjeri Stadium

DATES: 14th April – 19th May
Register via the DarebinMOVES app!