- National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is 10 days of activities designed to increase awareness of the benefits of organic products and farming production systems and accelerate the uptake of these in the wider Australian community and environment.
- 2 October (Sunday) 2016 – Daylight saving begins 2.00 am – put your clocks forward 1 hour. See
time zones for more information.
- 3 October (Monday) 2016 – Labour Day – Public Holiday in New South Wales. (See AU Public Holidays.) In NSW Labour Day is observed on the first Monday of October each year.
- 10 October (Monday) 2016 – NSW School Term 4 begins – (See Australian school holiday dates.)
- 31 October (Monday) 2016 – Halloween – (Having a Halloween party? For party products, ideas and costumes see
ThemesForParties.com.au, and for shopping see our BCL Halloween shopping page.)
October Events from the forum
These events are in the order that they have been posted - not in date order.
- HOPE AND CHANGE Mental Health Forum - by VerveComms
ARE YOU CARING FOR A FAMILY MEMBER OR FRIEND WITH A MENTAL HEALTH ISSUE, INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY AND/OR UNDER AUTISM SPECTRUM? Keynote Speaker:...
- Theatre: The 2016 Wollongong Fringe Festival' - by SSPR
Forget what you think you know about Wollongong, its not all sand and waves (well it is that too, but its also so much more) & we want to show it...
- Concert: Love Songs: Kate Ceberano and Paul Grabowsky - by City Recital Hall
Saturday 22nd October, 2016 8:00 pm City Recital Hall Join one of Australias most cherished and acclaimed performers *Kate Ceberano* and close...
- Show / Expo: 2016 Volunteer Expo - by 3Bridges Community
Discover the wide range of volunteer roles at this years Volunteer Expo. Match your talents and interests with one of 60 local community groups. ...
- Sport Event: Spring Cycle - by Jane Robertson
SPRING CYCLE - Sunday October 16th Whatever you ride, from rusty old rattlers to carbon fibre, do not miss The Bicycle New South Wales - Spring...
- Eden Whale Festival - by BCL Sydney
28 to 30 October, 2015 The Eden Whale Festival will be held at Snug Cove in Eden over a weekend in October / November each year. There’ll be...