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 ◉ Book Week 2018
Book Week is officially from 18th to 24th August 2018. 2018 is the 72nd Anniversary of the Book of the Year Awards BOOK WEEK 2018 CBCA Book Week Theme and Dates Theme: Find Your Treasure Dates: 18th - ..

 ◉ Day for Daniel 2018
When: 26th of October 2018
26 October 2018 | 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 educat ..

 ◉ Daylight Saving | End
When: 1st of April 2019
This is a reminder to turn your clocks BACK one hour for the official end of the 2018/2019 daylight saving period on Sunday, 1 April 2019. Clocks are moved anti-clockwise one hour from 3am to 2am. ..

 ◉ Daylight Saving | Start
When: 1st of October 2018
This is a reminder to turn your clocks FORWARD one hour for the start of the 2018/2019 daylight saving period on Sunday, 7 October 2018. Clocks are moved clockwise one hour from 2am to 3am. Curr ..

 ◉ 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 ..

 ◉ Earth Hour | Sydney 2019
When: 23rd of March 2019
The next Earth Hour is on Saturday 2rd March 2019, 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 j ..

 ◉ Fraud Week | How to Avoid Email Scams
Fraud Fortnight is an annual public awareness week, held during February or March, and aimed at alerting the public to fraud and scams and arming them with the knowledge and tools to avoid becoming a vic ..

 ◉ Fridge Buyback
Fridge Buyback is a residential energy savings program that actually pays you to help save the environment and reduce your power bills by giving up your old second fridge or upright freezer. Old fridges are ..

 ◉ Hearing Awareness Week 2018
When: 19th of August 2018 To 26th of August 2018
Hearing Awareness Week occurs each year in the last full week of August Hearing matters Hearing impairment or deafness is when your hearing is affected by a condition or injury. Some people are bor ..

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 ◉ International Women's Day 2019
When: 8th of March 2019
International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the economic political and social achievements of women past present and future. Friday March 8 2019 marks 108 years since the first International Women ..

 ◉ Labour Day | Sydney 2018
When: 1st of October 2018
New South Wales celebrates Labour Day with a public holiday on Monday, October 1, 2018. Labour Day has its origins in the eight hour day movement which advocated eight hours for work eight hours for recreati ..

 ◉ Love Your Bookshop Day 20189
When: 10th of August 2019
Love Your Bookshop Day will be held on Saturday 10 August 2019. Held in hundreds of locations throughout Australia we will celebrate bookshops in all their glory. Love Your Bookshop Day celebrates booksho ..

 ◉ National Missing Persons Week 2019
When: 4th of August 2019 To 10th of August 2019
4 - 10 August 2019 | National Missing Persons Week is an annual event to raise community awareness of the issues and impacts surrounding missing persons. National Missing Persons Week is an annual event to ..

 ◉ National Wattle Day 2018
When: 1st of September 2018
National Wattle Day - 1st September 2018 - falls on a Saturday. Since 1992 National Wattle Day has been 1 September in all of Australia's States and Territories. Before then Australians in different State ..

 ◉ Neighbour Day 2019
When: 31st of March 2019
SAY G'DAY on Sunday 31st March 2019 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 ..

 ◉ Peace and Love 2019
When: 7th of July 2019
Sunday 7th July 2019 | 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 tra ..

 ◉ QUIT | World No Tobacco Day 2019
When: 31st of May 2019
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 ..

 ◉ R U OK? Day 2018
When: 13th of September 2018
Thursday 13th September 2018 | 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 ..

 ◉ The Childrens Hospital at Westmead
The Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children is a childrens hospital in Sydney, Australia. We are an extremely diverse team of individuals - blended together to deliver a level of support and care for patients ..

 ◉ World Asthma Day 2019
When: 1st of May 2019
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 | 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 lin ..

 ◉ World Environment Day 2019
When: 5th of June 2019
World Environment Day celebrates its 19th anniversary on Wednesday 5th of June 2019. Each year, in support of UNEP World Environment Day, the United Nations Association of Australia (UNAA) recognises innovat ..

 ◉ World Humanitarian Day 2018
When: 19th of August 2018
The United Nations' World Humanitarian Day is held on August 19 each year 2018 its a Sunday. The day honors all humanitarians who have worked in the promotion of the humanitarian cause and those who have lo ..

 ◉ World Laughter Day 2019
When: 6th of May 2019
World Laughter Day is celebrated for World Peace and to bring positivity en masse to all and to share the gift of laughter. No bookings are necessary, just look for a group of people laughing and join in. ..

 ◉ World Stroke Day 2018
When: 29th of October 2018
Monday 29th October 2018 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 ..