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 ◉ Australian Citizenship Day 2019
➲ When: 17th of September 2019
Australian Citizenship Day is celebrated each year on 17 September. Australian Citizenship Day is a special day to reflect on and celebrate being an Australian citizen. Australian Citizenship is more than a ..

Australian Citizenship Day 2019
 ◉ Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day 2020
➲ When: 14th of April 2020
The annual Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day is back on Tuesday 14th April 2020 We'll be scooping out the funkiest, chunkiest flavours - for FREE - to thank you for being our fans! It's the Ben & Jerriest Day o ..

Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day 2020
 ◉ Book Week 2019
➲ When: 17th of August 2019 To 23rd of August 2019
CBCA Book Week 2019 Theme: Reading is My Secret Power Dates: 17 - 23 August 2019 2019 is the 73rd Anniversary of the Book of the Year Awards Each year across Australia, The CBCA brings children and book ..

Book Week 2019
 ◉ Clean Up Australia Day 2020
➲ When: 1st of March 2020
SUNDAY 1 MARCH 2020 Put Yourself in the Picture for the 30th annual Clean Up Australia Day. Since the national event started in 1990 Australians have donated more than 27.2 million hours taking to their ..

Clean Up Australia Day 2020
 ◉ Day for Daniel 2019
➲ When: 25th of October 2019
25 October 2019 | Day for Daniel is all about 'Keeping Kids Safe', remember to Wear Red, Educate and Donate. Wear Red, Educate and Donate. Day for Daniel is Australia's largest child safety awareness and edu ..

Day for Daniel 2019
◉ Do Not Knock | Sticker
Do Not Knock | Sticker
The national Do Not Knock campaign aims to stop unwelcome dishonest and intimidating door-to-door salespeople. Being visited by salespeople at home can be an unnerving experience particularly for the elderly

Do Not Knock | Sticker
 ◉ Earth Day 2020
➲ When: 22nd of April 2020
Wednesday 22 April 2020 - Earth Day is a day that is intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth's natural environment. Earth Day Network's year-round mission is to broaden, diversify and ac ..

Earth Day 2020
 ◉ Earth Hour 2020
The next Earth Hour is on Saturday ** March 2020, at 8.30pm. Earth Hour will celebrate a worldwide commitment to ongoing change for the betterment of the one thing that unites us all - the planet. Your jo ..

Earth Hour 2020
 ◉ Facebook Just Turned 15. Let's Say Happy Birthday
➲ When: 4th of February 2019 To 4th of February 2020
Mark Zuckerberg launched Facebook 15 years ago today. Since then, the social media site has become a behemoth, with over 2.27 billion users (even if 116 million of them may not be real). In this Opinion vid ..

Facebook Just Turned 15. Let's Say Happy Birthday
 ◉ Go Skateboarding Day 2020
➲ When: 21st of June 2020
Every year on June 21 skateboarders around the globe celebrate the pure exhilaration creativity and spirit of one of the most infuential activities in the world by blowing off all other obligations to go skateb ..

Go Skateboarding Day 2020
 ◉ Harmony Day 2020
➲ When: 21st of March 2020
21st March is Harmony Day | Harmony Day is a day of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home - from the traditional owners of this land to those who have come from many countries around the world. ..

Harmony Day 2020
 ◉ Heart Health Check | 45+ Free
Australia has introduced a Medicare-funded Heart Health Check for all Australians at risk of developing heart disease. Are you at risk? Do you need a Heart Health Check? Every day 51 Australians die fro ..

Heart Health Check | 45+ Free
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 ◉ Horses' Birthday 2020
➲ When: 1st of August 2020
In Australia every horse has its birthday on the first day of August each year.. Saturday 1st of August 2020 All thoroughbreds have the same birthday so that their ages can be standardized for compariso ..

Horses' Birthday 2020
 ◉ International Chess Day 2020
➲ When: 20th of July 2020
July 20 is International Chess Day... How many chess games can be played in a capital city in one day? You may not know it but 20th July marks International Chess Day and Melburnians are being encouraged ..

International Chess Day 2020
 ◉ International TAP Dancing Day 2020
➲ When: 25th of May 2020
Held annually International TAP Dancing Day is on the 25th May each year. Whether you are an aspiring Gene Kelly Fred Astaire or Ginger Rogers or whether you simply enjoy celebrating dance Tap Dance Day make ..

International TAP Dancing Day 2020
 ◉ International Women's Day 2020
➲ When: 8th of March 2020
International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the economic political and social achievements of women past present and future. Sunday, March 8 2020 marks 109 years since the first International Wome ..

International Women's Day 2020
 ◉ Liptember 2019 | Women's Mental Health
➲ When: 1st of September 2019 To 30th of September 2019
Liptember is a campaign raising funds and awareness for women's mental health during the month of September. Throughout the month of September Liptember sells official lipsticks at Chemist Warehouse My Chemi ..

Liptember 2019 | Women's Mental Health
 ◉ Love Your Bookshop Day 2020
➲ When: 8th of August 2020
Love Your Bookshop Day will be held on Saturday 8 August 2020. Held in hundreds of locations throughout Australia we will celebrate bookshops in all their glory. Love Your Bookshop Day celebrates bookshop ..

Love Your Bookshop Day 2020
 ◉ Men's Health Week 2020
➲ When: 8th of June 2020 To 14th of June 2020
MEN AND FAMILIES - Keeping Boys and Men Healthy Men's Health Week 8-14 June 2020. Communities across Australia come together and create fun and engaging events, promotions and activities tailored to the n ..

Men's Health Week 2020
 ◉ National Missing Persons Week 2020
➲ When: 2nd of August 2020 To 8th of August 2020
National Missing Persons Week 2020 will be held from the 2 - 8 August. National Missing Persons Week is an annual event to raise community awareness of the issues and impacts surrounding missing persons. ..

National Missing Persons Week 2020
 ◉ National Reconciliation Week 2020
➲ When: 27th of May 2020 To 3rd of June 2020
National Reconciliation Week runs annually from 27 May - 3 June These dates commemorate two significant milestones in the reconciliation journey- the successful 1967 referendum, and the High Court Mabo deci ..

National Reconciliation Week 2020
 ◉ National Sorry Day 2020
➲ When: 26th of May 2020
Tuesday 26th May 2020 Each year we encourage all schools, community groups and workplaces to hold events in their local areas to commemorate National Sorry Day. National Sorry Day is an Australia- ..

National Sorry Day 2020
 ◉ National Tree Day 2020
➲ When: 26th of July 2020
Get Outside & Grow for National Tree Day Planet Arks National Tree Day is Australias biggest community tree-planting event. Since Tree Day started in 1996 over 10.5 million native trees and shrubs have be ..

National Tree Day 2020
 ◉ National Wattle Day 2019
➲ When: 1st of September 2019
1st September 2019 - falls on a Sunday. Since 1992 National Wattle Day has been 1 September in all of Australia's States and Territories. Before then Australians in different States have celebrated wattl ..

National Wattle Day 2019
 ◉ Neighbour Day 2020
➲ When: 29th of March 2020
SAY G'DAY on Sunday 29th March 2020 Neighbour Day is Australias annual celebration of community, encouraging people to connect with those who live in their neighbourhood. Whether through a cuppa, a picni ..

Neighbour Day 2020
 ◉ Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month 2020
➲ When: 1st of February 2020 To 29th of February 2020
February is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and is held to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer, how many women are affected by the disease each year, the impact it has on these women, the ..

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month 2020
 ◉ Peace and Love 2020
➲ When: 7th of July 2020
Tuesday 7th July 2020 | At noon, Beatle Ringo Starr is asking everyone to take a moment to ask for peace and love. Ringo spreads a message of peace and love every year on his birthday. Ringo's birthday tr ..

Peace and Love 2020
 ◉ Plastic Free July 2020
➲ When: 1st of July 2020 To 31st of July 2020
Join the challenge and ‘Choose To Refuse' single-use plastic during July. Plastic Free July aims to raise awareness of the problems with single-use disposable plastic and challenges people to do something ..

Plastic Free July 2020
 ◉ Queens Birthday Weekend 2019
➲ When: 30th of September 2019
This guide includes special events taking place over the long weekend. The public holiday on the Monday means you have 3 whole days to play, explore, socialise, relax and generally do whatever you please. Q ..

Queens Birthday Weekend 2019
 ◉ QUIT | World No Tobacco Day 2020
➲ When: 31st of May 2020
Every year World No Tobacco Day on May 31, aims to raise awareness of the devastating toll of tobacco through smoking-related death and disease. Pledge to Quit Australians can Pledge to Quit smoking or pl ..

QUIT | World No Tobacco Day 2020
 ◉ Quokka Birthday 2019
➲ When: 15th of September 2019
Celebrate the world's happiest animal at the inaugural quokka birthday party on 15 September 2019. Everyone's invited to join the free activities on Rottnest Island - quokka walking tours, quokka detective s ..

Quokka Birthday 2019
 ◉ R U OK? Day 2019
➲ When: 12th of September 2019
Thursday 12th September 2019 | R U OK? Day is a national day of action, dedicated to inspiring all people of all backgrounds to regularly ask each other 'Are you OK?' It's a national day of action which aims ..

R U OK? Day 2019
 ◉ Star Wars Day 2020 | May the 4th
➲ When: 4th of May 2020
The next annual Star Wars Day is Monday 4th May 2020 May the Fourth be with you always. May the force be with you International Star Wars Day The International Star Wars Day date is 'May the 4th' (soun ..

Star Wars Day 2020 | May the 4th
◉ TV Reception Issues
TV Reception Issues
There is always a steady stream of complaints about poor reception pixelation and often not being able to receive 'one' channel including 2 7 9 10 and SBS. Feedback often has friends and neighbours experienc

TV Reception Issues
 ◉ What's Open Christmas Day 2019
➲ When: 25th of December 2019
What's open on Christmas Day - Wednesday 25th of December 2019. There are plenty of things to explore and keep you entertained on one of the quietest days of the year. Weather Forecast Attractio ..

What's Open Christmas Day 2019
 ◉ White Ribbon Day 2019
➲ When: 25th of November 2019
Join the campaign to stop violence against women. Nearly every week in Australia, a woman is killed in an incident of family violence. The campaign culminates on White Ribbon Day (25 November) each year ..

White Ribbon Day 2019
 ◉ World AIDS Day 2019
➲ When: 1st of December 2019
Sunday 1st December 2019 marks the 31st annual 'World AIDS Day'. World AIDS Day is an international day of remembrance and support for those people who have lost their lives to and for those people living wi ..

World AIDS Day 2019
 ◉ World Asthma Day 2020
➲ When: 1st of May 2020
1 May 2020 | World Asthma Day is an annual event organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) to improve asthma awareness and care around the world. At the GINA website (access via the link below) yo ..

World Asthma Day 2020
 ◉ World Down Syndrome Day 2020
➲ When: 21st of March 2020
Saturday 21st March 2020 March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day, which has been officially recognised by the United Nations since 2012. On this day, people all around the world celebrate the lives and ach ..

World Down Syndrome Day 2020
 ◉ World Environment Day 2020
➲ When: 5th of June 2020
Help us #BeatPlasticPollution around the world World Environment Day celebrates its 20th anniversary on 5th of June 2020. World Environment Day reminds us to take action to conserve and protect our natur ..

World Environment Day 2020
 ◉ World Laughter Day 2020
➲ When: 3rd of May 2020
Sunday 3rd May 2020 WORLD LAUGHTER DAY (WLD) 2020 CELEBRATIONS Be part of this global attempt to laugh for World Peace, Health & Happiness to make our world a better place for all. This annual event ..

World Laughter Day 2020
 ◉ World Stroke Day 2019
➲ When: 29th of October 2019
Tuesday 29th October 2019 is World Stroke Day. World Stroke Day is an excellent opportunity to increase awareness of stroke and action that can be taken against it. Activities to promote the World Stroke Day ..

World Stroke Day 2019
 ◉ World Water Day 2020
➲ When: 22nd of March 2020
World Water Day aims to bring the world's attention to the importance of fresh water. World Water Day on 22 March every year is about taking action to tackle the water crisis. Today there are over 663 milli ..

World Water Day 2020