2017 Calendar of Environmental Events

2017 and beyond

2017 – International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2014-2024 – International Decade of Sustainable Energy for All

January

15th - 19thWorld Future Energy Summit
26thAustralia DayTop

February

2ndWorld Wetlands Day
11ndInternational Day of Women & Girls in Science
28thBusiness Clean Up DayTop

March

3rdWorld Wildlife Day
3rdSchools Clean Up Day
5thClean Up Australia Day
5th - 11th National Ground Water Awareness Week
6th - 8thGreen Cities Conference
21stInternational Day of Forests
22ndWorld Water Day
23rdWorld Meteorological Day
25thEarth HourTop

April

18thWorld Heritage Day
16th - 21stNational Trust Heritage Festival
22ndEarth DayTop

May

1st - 7thWorld Parks Week
7th - 13thInternational Composting Awareness Week
8th - 14thNational Volunteer Week
10thWorld Migratory Bird Day
16th - 18thOZWater'17
22ndInternational Day for Biological Diversity
23rdWorld Turtle DayTop

June

5thWorld Environment Day
8thWorld Oceans Day
15thGlobal Wind Day
17thWorld Day to Combat DesertificationTop

July

11thWorld Population Day
28thSchools Tree Day
30thNational Tree DayTop

August

9thInternational Day for World Indigenous Peoples
12th - 20thNational Science Week
19thWorld Humanitarian Day
21st - 27thKeep Australia Beautiful WeekTop

September

1st - 30thNational Biodiversity Month
1stNational Wattle Day
4th - 10thSea Week
5th - 11thNational Landcare Week
7thNational Threatened Species Day
10thNational Bilby Day
11thSustainable House Day
16thInternational Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
17thBushcare’s Major Day Out – BMDO
22ndWorld Car-Free Day
28thWorld Maritime Day Top

October

2ndWorld Habitat Day
4th - 10thWorld Space Week
11th - 12thAll Energy 2017 conference
13thInternational Day for Disaster Reduction
15th - 21stNational Water Week
16thWorld Food Day
17thInternational Day for the Eradication of Poverty
18thNational Ride2Work Day
23rd - 29thBird Week
23rd - 29thAussie Backyard Bird Count
24thUnited Nations Day
27thWorld Day for Audiovisual HeritageTop

November

5thWorld Tsunami Awareness Day
6thNational Walk to Work Day
12th - 19thPollinator Week
13th - 19thNational Recycling Week
21stWorld Fisheries DayTop

December

5thInternational Volunteer Day
5thWorld Soil Day
11thInternational Mountain DayTop