Strengthening the Darebin community since 1982.

Bridge Darebin is an innovative, not-for-profit organisation and certified social enterprise based in Preston and Thornbury.
Our mission: to strengthen our community by providing social and educational services to empower those who need it most.
Our services include adult education, child care, community programs, venue hire, Moon Rabbit café, Moon Rabbit on the Hop mobile café and Makers Market Thornbury.

Bridge Darebin -  Adult Education

Learning is fun with our courses & short courses – from art to Zumba and everything in between.

Bridge Darebin - Child Care

Exceptional occasional care led by passionate supportive educators.

Bridge Darebin - Community Programs

Supporting people facing barriers such as social isolation, disability & homelessness

Preston and Thornbury Venue hire

Modern meeting & training rooms, large halls & commercial kitchens for hire in Preston & Thornbury

Moon Rabbit Cafe - Bridge Darebin

Our award-winning and environmentally innovative cafe now offers catering & bulk foods.

Makers market Thornbury - Bridge Darebin

Our market showcases the best handmade goods four times a year in Thornbury.

Bridge Darebin - Our impact in the Preston and Thornbury community

Established in 1982, we’re proud of the difference we’ve made to the lives of people in Darebin.

Get involved

Help us increase our impact by donating your money or time to support our programs.