Events and Meetings

The Darebin RSL is always busy with events and meetings, all year long!
Please check the calendar below for events and meetings that may concern or interest you.
If you wish to make a booking or require more information, please call us on 9484 4353

Darebin RSL key commemorative activities:

  • ANZAC Day – 25th April
    Commemorates the landing at Gallipoli on 25th April 1915 – is Australia’s National Day of Remembrance.
  • ‘VP’ Day- 15th August
    Commemorates the end of World War 2 on the 15th August 1945
  • Vietnam Veterans- ‘Long Tan’- 18th August
    Commemorates Australia’s involvement in the Vietnam War and the battle of Long Tan on the 18th August 1966.
  • Remembrance Day – 11th November
    Commemorates the end of World War 1 on the 11th November 1918.

For details please contact Darebin RSL Reception on 9484 4353


Morning Tea starting from 11.00am followed by a 2 Course Luncheon
and Live Music for only $19.
Every third Friday of the month. See below full schedule of performances:

Friday JAN 18th 2019          Arnie Grives – The One Man Party
Friday FEB 15th 2019          Anything Goes- Songs thru the Ages
Friday MAR 15th 2019        Andrew Portelli –Elvis show
Friday APR 26th 2019          Marion Faye –The War Years show
Friday MAY 17th 2019         Brendan Scott – All favourites
Friday JUN 21st 2019           Chris Griffith – Tom Jones & friends
Friday JUL 19th 2019           Paul Hogan Christmas in July
Friday JUL 26th 2019           June Newman Christmas in July
Friday AUG 16th 2019         Steve Lawson – Buddy Holly & friends
Friday SEP 20th 2019          Cash Up Front – Johnny Cash show
Friday OCT 18th 2019         Brendan Scott – All Favourites
Friday NOV 15th 2019        Paul Hogan – The Bobby Darin show
Friday DEC 20th 2019         Louie Lee Feltrin – Frankie Valley/Christmas Show

To download the full program for 2019 – click here

Bookings are essential : 9484 4353


  • Meat Raffles every Friday night at 7:00pm. Raffle tickets are available for purchase from 6.00pm in the Members lounge and throughout the venue.
  • The Friday night Members Draw (Blue barrell located at Reception, exclusive to Darebin RSL members only) is drawn every Friday night at 7:30pm. Members are entitled to daily entry for a chance to win $25, $50 or $100 worth of Venue Vouchers, which they can spend on food or drink at Darebin RSL. You do not need to be here, if your ticket is pulled out and your not in the venue, we will post them out to you!!!


    • Annual General Meeting
      Sunday 17th March 11.00am
    • Darebin RSL ANZAC Day 
      Sunday 22nd April – March starts at the cnr Pender & High St (assemble at 10am) with the Service at the Cenotaph outside The Preston Town hall, High St at approximately 10:30am.
    • Darebin RSL ANZAC Day Dawn Service
      Thursday 25th April – 6:00am @ All Nations Park, Northcote
      Followed by a Full Buffet Brekky at Darebin RSL $20 per person $15 for seniors. Pay at the door
    • Darebin RSL Women’s Auxiliary Mothers Day Lunch
      Friday 10th May – Function Room
    • Centaur Memorial Service
      Sunday 19th May – 9am Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital Chapel
    • Rodney Breavington Memorial Service
      Tuesday 3rd September – 11am @ All Nations Park, Northcote
    • Bita Paka
      Wednesday 11th  September – 11am @ The Shrine of Remembrance
    • Half Yearly Meeting
      Sunday 15th September – 11.00am
    • Remembrance Day Memorial Service
      Sunday 10th November – 10.30am Cenotaph outside Preston Town Hall, High Street


57/60 Battalion Association

  • Meet the second Wednesday of each month.
  • The 57/60 Battalion was formed during World War two.
  • President Frank Dring.
  • Secretary Max Smith.
  • For further information contact Max Smith on 98423811.

National Servicemen’s Association of Australia 

  • National Servicemen’s Association of Australia [Victorian Branch] Northern District Incorporated [Preston Sub-Branch] meets at the Darebin RSL Clubrooms, Kelvin Grove on the first Sunday of the month except July, which is the second Sunday.
  • They also hold their functions in our clubrooms.
  • New Members are most welcome.
  • For further information please contact the President E. Noel Blake on 9467 7208.