Events

World Day of Peace

The World Day of Peace was instituted by Blessed Pope Paul VI in 1968 and is celebrated each year on this day, which is
January 1, 2018 - December 1, 2018

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

Human trafficking is a crime that exploits women, children and men for numerous purposes including forced labour and sex. The International Labour Organization estimates
July 30, 2018

National Homeless Persons Week

Homelessness Week is an annual week coordinated by Homelessness Australia (HA).  It is used to raise awareness of people experiencing homelessness and the

August 5, 2018 - August 11, 2018

National Child Protection Week

National Child Protection Week invites all Australians to play their part to promote the safety and wellbeing of children and young people. “Protecting children
September 2, 2018 - September 8, 2018

International Day of Peace

The International Day of Peace was established in 1981 by the United Nations General Assembly. Two decades later, in 2001, the General Assembly
September 21, 2018 Event Time: 12:00 AM

Social Justice Sunday

The fourth Sunday of September is designated by the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference as Social Justice Sunday. The social justice aspect of Christian teaching
September 30, 2018 Event Time: 12:00 AM

Anti-Poverty Week

The main aims of Anti-Poverty Week are to:

- Strengthen public understanding of the causes and consequences of poverty and hardship around the

October 14, 2018 Event Time: 12:00 AM

Anti-Slavery Day

Anti-Slavery Day, 18th October, provides an opportunity to raise awareness of human trafficking and modern slavery, and encourage government, local authorities, companies, charities and individuals to
October 18, 2018

The Harvester Decision

In 1907, Justice Henry Bourne Higgins, President of the Commonwealth Conciliation and Arbitration Court, set the first federally arbitrated wages standard in Australia. Using the
November 8, 2018 Event Time: 12:00 AM
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