Planning Calendar

The ANHCA Planning Calendar is designed to help neighbourhood and community houses and centres map out their year of events and programming. It can also be used to plan your social media schedule.

Please note that state specific public holidays have not been added to the calendar to avoid confusion. 

2022 Planning Calendar (word)

National Public Holidays

1 January

26 January

15 April

16 April

17 April

18 April

25 April

25 December

26 December

27 December

New Year's Day

Australia Day

 

Good Friday

 

Easter Saturday

 

Easter Sunday

 

Easter Monday

 

ANZAC Day

 

Christmas Day

 

Boxing Day

 

Substitute Holiday

Dates of recognition or celebration

1 February

20 February 

 

7 March

 

8 March

 

15 March

 

21 March

 

21 March

 

26 March

 

27 March

 

31 March

 

2 April

 

2 April

 

7 April

 

15 April

 

22 April 

 

24 April

 

2 May

 

9 May

 

16 May

 

17 May

 

22 May

 

26 May

 

27 May

 

27 May

 

5 June

 

15 June

 

13 June

 

19 June

 

20 June

 

3 July

 

30 July

 

31 July

 

12 August

 

19 August

 

22 August

 

26 August

 

1 September

 

8 September

 

13 September

 

25 September

 

1 October

 

4 October

 

10 October

 

24 October

 

28 October 

 

31 October

 

5 November

7 November

11 November

20 November

25 November
 

26 November

3 December

 

5 December

 

10 December
 

18 December

 

18 December

Chinese New Year

 

World Day of Social Justice

 

Clean Up Australia Day

 

International Women’s Day

 

World Social Work Day

 

Harmony Day

 

Cultural Diversity Week begins (until 28 March)

 

Earth Hour (8.30pm-9.30pm)

 

Neighbour Day

 

International Transgender Day of Visibility

 

Ramadan commences (until 1 May)

 

World Autism Awareness Day

 

World Health Day

 

Passover begins (until 23 April)

 

Earth Day

 

Orthodox Easter

 

Eid-al-Fitr (until 3 May)

 

Neighbourhood House Week (until 15 May)


National Volunteer Week (until 23 May)

 

IDAHOBIT - International Day Against Homophobia,
Biphobia, Intersexism & Transphobia

Schizophrenia Awareness Week (until 28 May)

 

National Sorry Day

 

Reconciliation Week (until 3 June)

 

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea

 

World Environment Day

 

Elder Abuse Awareness Day

 

Men’s Health Week (until 19 June)


Refugee Week (until 25 June)

 

World Refugee Day

 

NAIDOC Week (until 10 July)

 

International Day of Friendship

 

National Tree Day

 

International Youth Day

 

World Humanitarian Day

 

National Skills Week (until 28 August)

 

Wear it Purple Day

 

Adult Learner’s Week (until 8 September)

 

R U OK? Day

 

National Science Week (until 21 August)

 

Rosh Hashanah beings (until 27 September) 

 

International Day of Older Persons

 

Yom Kippur begins (until 5 October)

 

World Mental Health Day

 

Diwali

 

National Teacher's Day 

 

Halloween

 

International Volunteer Managers Day

 

National Recycling Week (until 14 November)

 

Remembrance Day

 

Social Inclusion Week (until 28 November)

 

International Day for the Elimination of Violence

Against Women
 

Commencement of 16 Days of Activism

 

Social Inclusion Week (until 4 December)

 

International Day of People with Disability

 

International Volunteer Day


Human Rights Day

 

Hanukkah begins (ends 26 December)

 

International Migrants Day