Get fit while socialising and exploring Darebin’s native ecosystem.
Explore Darebin’s walking trails and learn about the plants, animals and Indigenous heritage that make up our local ecosystem.
Kim, Bridge Darebin’s Environment and Sustainability Officer, will share his knowledge and guide you through local trials across Melbourne. You’ll also get your own plant and animal identification booklet to help better understand what is happening in your own backyard.
Transportation can be provided if required. Meeting and drop off point at Bridge Darebin Preston.
- Start date: 3 February 2021
- Time: Wednesdays 9.30-11.30am
- Location: Preston
- Sessions: 9
- Cost: $110 concession / $128 full fee
- TO ENROL: enrol online through the ‘book now’ button above or in-person at our Bridge Darebin Preston reception.
Terms & conditions
COVID-19 policies & procedures
In line with government recommendations, we have made some changes for our 2021 offering, including blended delivery (online & onsite) and reduced class numbers. Prior to course commencement, enrolled students will be informed of any relevant requirements or procedural updates by email. Prior to course commencement, enrolled students will be informed of any relevant requirements or procedural updates by email.
To qualify for an ACFE (Adult Community Further Education) funded place you must be a Permanent Resident and/or Australian Citizen/New Zealand Citizen, not engaged in full-time work or enrolled in secondary school. Please bring your Green Medicare Card or Concession card. If you do not meet the requirements for an ACFE funded place, you will be subject to paying the full fee, please contact the office to discuss: 03 9484 5806
How to enrol
Students can download an enrolment form online or complete an enrolment form at our offices. We require payment and completed enrolment details to secure your place in a course.
Credit card and EFTPOS are our preferred payment methods at this time, and we accept payments by bank transfer and cash. We also accept weekly direct debits (external transaction fees apply). Please note that your credit card statement will show SOCIAL PLANET MORNINGTON as the payee for courses paid for through our website.
- Direct deposit details:
- Bank: Bendigo Bank
- Account name: Preston Neighbourhood House
- BSB: 633-000
- Account number: 1285 76022
- Reference area: Your surname, course name and time
We will advise students prior to course commencement if there are course material fees to be paid. This is a separate payment, in addition to the course fee, unless otherwise stated (materials are included in all Arts Hub courses).
There are no refunds for courses or missed sessions. In situations of financial hardship or exceptional circumstances, students can apply to Operations Manager Catriona Herz at firstname.lastname@example.org
Course commencement is subject to sufficient enrolments – minimum and maximum class sizes apply to all courses. In the event of a course cancellation all fees will be refunded in full by direct payment to your nominated bank account. Our fees policy can be provided on request.
Bridge Darebin provides occasional childcare services in Thornbury. On-site child care is available to support parents/grandparents studying at Bridge Darebin. We are registered for the Child Care Subsidy; up to 85% of childcare fees may be claimed by eligible families. Visit education.gov.au/ChildCarePackage to confirm your eligibility.
Public & school holidays
We are closed on public holidays. Some courses may operate during school holidays; your tutor will advise if this is the case.