Just Dates December 1 World AIDS Day / West Papua National Flag Day / Sir Douglas Nichols become first Indigenous State Governor of South Australia. 2 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery 3 International Day of Disabled Persons 4 Queensland Government gazetted Aborigines Act and Torres Strait Island Act 5 International Volunteer Day / World Soil Day 7 International Civil Aviation Day / 19734 Eric Deeral becomes first Indigenous member of the Queensland Parliament. 8 Bodhi Day: Day of Enlightenment, celebrating the day that the historical Buddha (Shakyamuni or Siddhartha Gautama) experienced enlightenment (also known as Bodhi). 9 International Anti-Corruption Day / International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime (A/RES/69/323 10 Human Rights Day 11 World Choral Day / International Mountain Day 12 The Prophet’s Birthday (Islam) 21 Summer Solstice 23 High Court handed down the Wik decision 1996 24 Hanukkah 25 Christmas Day Local Events in and Around Brisbane Share this:PrintFacebookTwitterEmailMorePinterestGoogleLinkedInLike this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.