Just Dates December 1 World AIDS Day / West Papua National Flag Day / Sir Douglas Nichols become first Indigenous State Governor of South Australia. / The Prophet’s Birthday (Islam) 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 / World Choral Day 11 International Mountain Day 12-20 Hanukkah 22 Summer Solstice 23 High Court handed down the Wik decision 1996 25 Christmas Day 26 Boxing 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 Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) w Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.