What's on - annual events and observances
The Earth Calendar lists international holidays and cultural events that can be searched by country, religion or date
Multicultural Calendar - 2010 Calendar of Multicultural Events
World Time Server - fast-loading new site for finding world times
The World Clock - Time Zones - find world times includes a meeting planner and a table of daylight saving times
This Day - BBC News search by date
Perpetual Calendar (to be updated) - a calculator which enables you to find appropriate years when you know only the day of the week, the date, and the month
Australian public holidays
International years proclaimed by the United Nations
Interfaith Calendar - primary sacred times for world religions
Arts Events Calendar (link to be updated) - Australia Council
Find information about cultural events in Australia by searching the Backyard events diary on the ABC site (link to be updated)
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs
Access to Indigenous events can be found on the ABC Message stick site.
Health and Ageing calendar of events - Australian list of weeks and days promoting awareness of health issues such as diabetes, arthritis and organ donation, with contact details and web addresses of sponsoring organisations.
Children and Youth
The Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies maintains a list of events, conferences and seminars (link to be updated)
Calendar for Australian Schools (link to be updated) - compiled by EdNA
Sport Calendar (link to be updated) - maintained by the National Sport Information Centre of the Australian Sports Commission listing sporting events and sports-related conferences
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Page last updated: 4 July 2014
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