2018 Calendar of Environmental Events

2018 and beyond

2018 – International Year of Coral Reefs 2014-2024 – International Decade of Sustainable Energy for All

January

15th - 18thWorld Future Energy Summit

February

2ndWorld Wetlands Day
11thInternational Day of Women & Girls in Science
27thBusiness Clean Up Day

March

2ndSchools Clean Up Day
3rdWorld Wildlife Day
4thClean Up Australia Day
11th - 17thNational Ground Water Awareness Week
13th - 15thGreen Cities Conference
21stInternational Day of Forests
21stHarmony Day
22ndWorld Water Day
23rdWorld Meteorological Day
24thEarth Hour

April

18thWorld Heritage Day
18th - 20th MayNational Trust Heritage Festival
22ndEarth Day

May

6th - 12thInternational Composting Awareness Week
8th - 10thOZWater'18
10th - 18thWorld Parks Week
12thWorld Migratory Bird Day
21st - 27thNational Volunteer Week
22ndInternational Day for Biological Diversity
23rdWorld Turtle Day
26thNational Sorry Day
27th - 3rd JuneNational Reconciliation Week

June

5thWorld Environment Day
8thWorld Oceans Day
15thGlobal Wind Day
17thWorld Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

July

8th - 15thNAIDOC Week
11thWorld Population Day
27thSchools Tree Day
29thNational Tree Day

August

9thInternational Day for World Indigenous Peoples
11th - 19thNational Science Week
19thWorld Humanitarian Day
TBCKeep Australia Beautiful Week

September

TBCNational Biodiversity Month
1stNational Wattle Day
TBCSea Week
TBCNational Landcare Week
7thNational Threatened Species Day
10thNational Bilby Day
15thWorld Cleanup Day
16thSustainable House Day
16thInternational Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
TBCBushcare’s Major Day Out – BMDO
22ndWorld Car-Free Day
29thWorld Maritime Day

October

2ndWorld Habitat Day
3rd - 4thAll Energy 2018 conference
4th - 10thWorld Space Week
5thNational Walk to Work Day
TBCNational Ride 2 Work Day
13thInternational Day for Disaster Reduction
16thWorld Food Day
17thInternational Day for the Eradication of Poverty
TBCBird Week
22nd - 28thAussie Backyard Bird Count
TBCNational Water Week
24thUnited Nations Day
27thWorld Day for Audiovisual Heritage

November

5thWorld Tsunami Awareness Day
12th - 18thNational Recycling Week
TBCPollinator Week
14thInternational GIS Day
21stWorld Fisheries Day

December

5thInternational Volunteer Day
5thWorld Soil Day
10thHuman Rights Day
11thInternational Mountain Day