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 ◉ Ask Izzy | Free Help for all Australians
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
When you're looking for support Ask Izzy can help you to find the services you need now and nearby. It is free and anonymous and you can search over 360000 services to find housing meals healthcare counsell ..

Ask Izzy | Free Help for all Australians
 ◉ Aussie Backyard Bird Count 2020
➲ When: 19th of October 2020 To 25th of October 2020
The Aussie Backyard Bird Count is brought to you by BirdLife Australia, the nations premier independent bird conservation organisation. Make every bird count with the AUSSIE BACKYARD BIRD COUNT 19-25 Octob ..

Aussie Backyard Bird Count 2020
 ◉ Be Kind Day 2020
➲ When: 2nd of March 2021
Australia's National Be Kind Day is on Tuesday 2nd March 2021. BE THE CHANGE Everyday children young adults & adults are bullied online at work & at school. The hateful comments online are increasing ..

Be Kind Day 2020
 ◉ Cadbury 'Generous Aussies' Campaign
➲ When: 17th of June 2020 To 5th of July 2020
Over the past few months, Australians have united and gone the extra mile. Whether it be staying home or providing essential services, the generous instinct within all of us has been activated for the common go ..

Cadbury 'Generous Aussies' Campaign
◉ CHOICE Shiny Award - Winners
CHOICE Shiny Award - Winners
Recognising kindness during the COVID-19 pandemic. And the winners are... In choosing the winners we were looking for action that showed genuine care and concern for the community. It was also importan

CHOICE Shiny Award - Winners
 ◉ Clean Up Australia Day 2021
➲ When: 7th of March 2021
SUNDAY 7 MARCH 2021 STEP UP TO CLEAN UP THIS MARCH Since it began, 18+ million Australians have donated their time as part of Clean Up Australia Day activities. That equates to 35 million hours of volun ..

Clean Up Australia Day 2021
◉ 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
 ◉ Dry July 2020
➲ When: 1st of July 2020 To 31st of July 2020
No one asks for cancer, so we're asking you to help. Go Dry this July and raise funds for people affected by cancer. Challenge yourself to 31 days dry, or this year, have a Dry(ish) July and choose ..

Dry July 2020
 ◉ Earth Hour 2021
➲ When: 27th of March 2021
Join us for #EarthHour 2021 on 27 March 8:30 pm (your local time) and together let's #Connect2Earth Earth Hour will celebrate a worldwide commitment to ongoing change for the betterment of the one thing tha ..

Earth Hour 2021
 ◉ Greek Independence Day 2021
➲ When: 25th of March 2021
Thursday 25th of March 2021 This day is Greece's National Day and is always celebrated on 25 March. Greece's Independence Day is actually a holiday that has blended over time with an older festival - ..

Greek Independence Day 2021
 ◉ Groundhog Day 2021
➲ When: 2nd of February 2021
Tuesday 2nd February 2021 Groundhog Day is celebrated every year on the 2nd February. According to folklore if it is cloudy when a groundhog emerges from its burrow on this day then spring will come ear ..

Groundhog Day 2021
 ◉ Heart Health Check | 45+ Free
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Time to book a Heart Health Check? If you're over 45, or over 30 if you're of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, you should book your Heart Health Check today Australia has introduced a Medicare-f ..

Heart Health Check | 45+ Free
Help | Seeking

 ◉ 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 Day of People with Disability 2020
➲ When: 3rd of December 2020
Thursday 3rd December 2020 is International Day of People with Disability. International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) is a United Nations sanctioned day that aims to promote an understanding of peop ..

International Day of People with Disability 2020
 ◉ International Women's Day 2021
➲ When: 8th of March 2021
International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. Monday, March 8 2021 marks 110 years since the first International Wo ..

International Women's Day 2021
 ◉ Kind July 2020
➲ When: 1st of July 2020 To 30th of July 2020
If every Australian did one act of kindness a day for the month of July that would be 775 million acts of kindness in Kind July. Pledge your kindness today.. Sign the pledge In a world where yo ..

Kind July 2020
 ◉ 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
 ◉ 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 Ride2Work Day 2020
➲ When: 21st of October 2020
Ride2Work encourages everyday people to jump on the bike and get active on their way to work Join Australia's biggest celebration of commuter riding on Wednesday 21 October 2020 at National Ride2Work Day 20 ..

National Ride2Work Day 2020
 ◉ National Tea Day 2020
➲ When: 15th of December 2020
The world celebrates two TEA days a year... National Tea Day (December 15) and International Tea Day (May 21). The five basic styles of tea are White Green Oolong Black and Pu'erh. All tea comes from the ..

National Tea Day 2020
 ◉ National Tree Day 2020
➲ When: 2nd of August 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 2020
➲ When: 1st of September 2020
1st September 2020 - falls on a Tuesday 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 2020
 ◉ Neighbour Day 2021
➲ When: 28th of March 2021
SAY G'DAY on Sunday 28th March 2021 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 2021
 ◉ 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
 ◉ Queen's Birthday Long Weekend Guide 2020
➲ When: 28th of September 2020
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 ..

Queen's Birthday Long Weekend Guide 2020
 ◉ QUIT | World No Tobacco Day 2021
➲ When: 31st of May 2021
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. Quitline is available from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Monday to Fri ..

QUIT | World No Tobacco Day 2021
 ◉ R U OK? Day 2020
➲ When: 10th of September 2020
Thursday 10th September 2020 | 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 2020
Round Up

 ◉ September 11 | Tribute 2020
➲ When: 11th of September 2020
Friday 11th September 2020 is the 19th anniversary of one of the world's worst terrorist attacks when two hijacked planes ploughed into the World Trade Centre in Manhattan USA. It is important to remember th ..

September 11 | Tribute 2020
◉ Sky High: Australia's Best Views
Sky High: Australia's Best Views
Looking out a plane window is one thing but if you really want to see the most iconic parts of Australia from a higher persepctive here are 8 of the best views in the nation.. 1. Adelaide Oval Roof Climb |

Sky High: Australia's Best Views
 ◉ Stay Apart Together: new Spencer Tunick PhotoShoot
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Spencer Tunick has launched a new digital project called Stay Apart Together. You take care of the clothes and he takes care of the rest. To participate just email Tunick indicating your interest. If you ..

Stay Apart Together: new Spencer Tunick PhotoShoot
◉ 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
 ◉ UN International Day of Peace 2020
➲ When: 21st of September 2020
International Day of Peace (United Nations) Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September. The General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening ..

UN International Day of Peace 2020
 ◉ World AIDS Day 2020
➲ When: 1st of December 2020
Tuesday 1st December 2020 marks the 32nd 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 ..

World AIDS Day 2020
 ◉ World Humanitarian Day 2020
➲ When: 19th of August 2020
The United Nations' World Humanitarian Day is held on August 19 each year, 2020 its a Wednesday. The day honors all humanitarians who have worked in the promotion of the humanitarian cause and those who h ..

World Humanitarian Day 2020
 ◉ World Laughter Day 2021
➲ When: 2nd of May 2021
Sunday 2nd 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 2021
 ◉ World Stroke Day 2020
➲ When: 29th of October 2020
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 message may include campaigns for the general pop ..

World Stroke Day 2020