Bigger Picture

Connecting with the bigger picture

Think Globally, Act Locally – these dates and events provide opportunities to connect with the wider community of concern for nature.

Autumn (TBC) -Fungi Foray – March to May – keep an eye out for announcements in LMCC EcoAdvocate and MHCS Munibung Musings
March 1 – Clean Up Australia Day, Plogathon
March 13 – Australian Assoc’n for Environmental Education Conference – Celebrate Mother Earth, sustainability in early childhood services in NSW. Naamaroo Convention Centre, Lane Cove National Park
March 21 – Autumn Equinox
March 21 – International Day of Forests
March 22 – World Water Day
April 18 – World Heritage Day, National Trust Australian Heritage Festival begins …
April 22 – Earth Day
April 30 – Arbor Dau
May 9 – Mother’s Day walk and talk – Mother’s Day Classic
May 12-13 – Smart Energy Conference, ICC, Sydney
May 20 World Bee Day
May 21 – Endangered Species Day,
May 22 – Int. Day for Biodiversity

May 27 – National Reconciliation Week
June 5 – World Environment Day
June 21 – Winter Solstice
June 22 – World Rainforest Day
July – Plastic Free July
July 7 – NAIDOC Week
July 11 – World Population Day
July 28 – National Tree Day, Planet Ark
August 3 – National Landcare Week
August 19 – International Orangutan Day
September – National Biodiversity Month
September 7 – Threatened Species Day
September 9 or 13 – National Bilby Day
September tba – Sustainable House Day, organised by ReNew
September 21 – Spring Equinox
September 21 – International Day of Peace
September 26 – World Rivers Day
September 26 (TBC) – Living Smart Festival, Speers Point
October 1 – World Habitat Day
October 4 – World Habitat Day
October 5-11 – Australian Wildlife Week
October 10-16 – Rights of Nature Week, connect with AELA
October 24-31 – International Bat Week 
October 21 – National Water Week
October – Aussie Backyard Bird Count, Birdlife Australia
November  -National Pollinator Week, https://www.australianpollinatorweek.org.au/
November  – National Recycling Week, Planet Ark
November 8-15 – Australian Pollinator Week and NAIDOC Week
December 5 – World Soils Day
December 21 – Summer Solstice