Just Dates: December 1 World AIDS Day / West Papua National Flag Day / Sir Douglas Nichols become first Indigenous State Governor of South Australia. 2-10 Hanukkah 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 / / World Choral Day 10 Human Rights Day 11 International Mountain Day 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:PrintFacebookTwitterEmailMorePinterestLinkedInLike 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 ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.