ARCappella 2020 February 5th!

Join ARCappella for a fabulous year of singing, events and community!

  • Recommencing Wednesday 5th February with a free new members night
  • All voice parts, males and females, beginners to expert are welcome!
  • Great range of music from pop to classical, accompanied and a cappella
  • Wednesday nights during school terms. 7.30-9.30pm at Donald St Community Hall, Donald St Preston (closest corner Tyler St)
  • Annual membership fee $50. Choir term fees $55.   Free trial at any time for new members.
  • Not for profit community choir

For further details see our facebook page  here or email:


Darebin Music Feast 2019, SING IT! CHOIR IN A DAY

Sing It! Choir In A Day 

One-day event Sunday 20th October 2019 10:45am-3pm (inc free lunch)


Admit it, we’ve all belted out the Hallelujah Chorus.  Now’s your opportunity to learn to sing it properly, in 4 parts, with musicians and like-minded lovers of this Handel masterpiece!

Lunch is provided, but registration is essential and can be done here.

More information on our Sing It! Choir In A Day page



After a brilliant debut during last year’s Darebin Music Feast, we’re back with another ’80’s Aussie Classic at Welcome To Thornbury Wednesday 21st August.

Welcome To Thornbury

Pressure, Solos, entry fee

Free entry, fun, beer, belting a song out with strangers and friends 

Beer Choir…Be A Choir is coming!

ARCappella are excited to announce yet another program as part of the Darebin Music Feast 2018, Wednesday 24th October, 7:30-9:30pm

Tall Boy and Moose Brewery, 270 Raglan Street Preston

Grab a beer, a song sheet, and experience the power of group singing. No experience, no solos, no pressure.

1 iconic song, 120 minutes, 3 part harmonies, some beers, old friends, new friends.  Promises to be an awesome night.

FREE event, registration essential!

Registration gets you:

  • a secured spot (places limited to the size of the venue)  
  • the song sheet prior to the event

Marrying Italian production registration open

Our very own Vivien Achia’s memoir “Marrying Italian: When Love Is Not Enough” will be brought to life this October. Here is your opportunity to be a singing member of this unique performance. More information and registrations here . With 3 rehearsals only, this is a great opportunity to be a part of a show without the long-term commitment that is usually required. Performance day will include a FREE Italian feast for participants. Supported by a City of Darebin Community Grant. See you there!


2018 ARC Trivia Night Saturday 28th July

ARC’s annual trivia night is fast approaching! Get your crew together for a great night of trivia, games, prizes, auctions, raffles, performances and winners’ bragging rights!

Thank you to these businesses for their support of ARCappella and the ARC Children’s Choir

2018 Term 1 Registration Night

Attention singers!

Crooners, Divas, those who haven’t sung since high school… ARCappella resumes in 2018 and we want you!

Did your New Year’s Resolutions include:

  • Have more fun;
  • Learn new skills;
  • Make new friends;
  • Take time out to do something that you love;
  • Get back to singing;
  • Get a weekly endorphin rush;
  • Make beautiful music; and
  • Get into a group activity.

ARCappella, Darebin’s top non-auditioned community a cappella choir are recruiting all male and female voice parts for Term 1 2018. Check us out at our registration night:

Wednesday 7th February 2018, 7:30-9:30pm @ Donald Street Community Hall, Preston.  0434 356 688 or

Join us for Christmas Choir – Registration Night is on 25 October!

Do you love Christmas? And Singing? Join the Annual ARC Christmas Choir!

Recruiting singers of all voice parts (soprano, alto, tenor, bass) and some keen soloists to feature in some carols. Great range of traditional and contemporary Christmas selections.

Rehearsals on Wednesday nights 7.30-9.30 for 8 weeks.Rehearsal with band Saturday 17th 1-4pm and on Sunday 3rd December 1-4pm. (Total of 10 rehearsals)
Performances – Darebin Carols By candlelight Saturday 9th December and Ivanhoe Boulevard and more!
On line Rehearsal tracks available.
To register email or call 0434356688
Cost $50 Membership/annual joining fee ARC
Choir Fees $50
All ages from 16 years.


Thanks Grill’d!

We were so pleased when we were presented with our certificate from Grill’d Northland.

We’re looking forward to working more closely with Grill’d in the future. They have been a wonderful support to our choir so far!

#supportlocal #communityspirit