Discover literature, art and singing programs, awards and prizes at Darebin Arts.


A woman with dark long hair half pulled back into a pony tail is wearing a light blur shirt. She is standing under a clothesline and looking into the distance off her right shoulder. She is standing in a backyard.

Darebin's award-winning year-round independent performance program.


Two people prepare food in a kitchen

The Darebin Art Prize is a biennial, multi-medium award for outstanding contemporary visual art.

Public art brick artwork
Calling all public artists based in Darebin. Register on our database.
Image of artist Vidya Rayan holding a clylindrical art piece Loot in front of her eyes with her hands
Darebin's award-winning program for artists to develop new works.
A1 Salon attendees viewing salon hung artworks
A major community art prize and exhibition allowing local artists and crafters at any stage in their career to exhibit in a public art gallery. 
Eleven people sit around a flashy disco ball set on a stage. There is a red curtain behind them.

The sensationally successful program returns to Northcote Town Hall Arts Centre for it's fourth year on Saturday March 5.

Let's Take Over offers talented young people (aged 15 to 25) the opportunity to forge a creative career as an artist, producer or programmer.

d-SCRIBE is Darebin Arts’ annual literary magazine that publishes writers with a connection to the City of Darebin.

Six people (two men and four women) stand side by side with smiles on their faces in front of a dark red curtain. Five of them hold potted plants in their hands.

The Darebin Mayor’s Creative Writing Program is an annual opportunity for writers who live, work or study in the City of Darebin.

Close-up of a half-open book in a person's hands; the only heading visible is 'The Road'

Write Club is a quiet space for you to write, plan, or start a new writing project.

A bookshelf with assorted folders and binders of different colours

Discover literature, art and singing programs, awards and prizes at Darebin Arts.