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2017 AURUKUN EVENTS SCHEDULE

2 January – New Years Day (Public Holiday)

26 January – Australia Day Celebrations – Community Event  (Public Holiday)

14 February – Valentines Day

2 March – Aurukun Newcomers Welcome Get Together – Service Provider Event

5 March – Aurukun Clean Up Australia Day – Community Event – Sausage Sizzle  (Venue TBA)

8-9 April  – Aurukun Fishing Competition-2017

14-17 April – Easter Public Holidays

25 April – Anzac Day Ceremony Town Square Memorial  (Public Holiday)

1 May – Labour Day (Public Holiday)

14 May – Mother’s Day

16 July – River to Ramp Fun Run

3-10 July – NAIDOC Week

21 July – Show Holiday (for the purpose of the Cairns Annual Show)

4 August – Aurukun Day (Local Public Holiday)

3 September – Father’s Day

2 October – Queen’s Birthday (Public Holiday)

13 October – Aurukun Newcomers Welcome Get Together – Service Provider Event

11 November – National Day of Remembrance

19 November – Aurukun Pre Cyclone Clean Up Day and  Community Event

9 December – Community Christmas Celebration

23 December – Wik Native Title Rights Anniversary

25 December – Christmas Day (Public Holiday)

26 December – Boxing Day (Public Holiday)