The following lists cultural and special events that are taking place in January 2021. This should help you to plan and organise for upcoming events and celebrations for January 2021.
- New Year’s Public Holiday Day
- Veganuary - is a non-profit organisation that encourages people worldwide to try vegan for January and beyond.
- Girl Hug Boy Day - Celebrate the power of hugs
- Earth Chakra Day - International Earth Chakra Day (12 Jan) is an annual event dedicated to raising awareness about Planetary Ascension and Cosmic Consciousness around the world
- Kid Inventor’s Day - A day to encourage all the children in your life to think outside the box and invent something.
- Penguin Awareness Day - To celebrate and commemorate these fascinating flightless birds which are loved by people all over the world.
- Australia Day - Is a day to celebrate the past, present and future of the country. It is a commemoration of the day that the First Fleet landed in Sydney Cove in 1788, as well as a celebration of all the achievements of our country. At its core, Australia Day is driven by communities who celebrate everything they love about living in Australia and about being an Australian.
- Invasion Day / Survival Day
The refusal to celebrate Australia Day is part of an ongoing fight for the recognition of the abuse of Indigenous people's rights.
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Note: This is to be used as a general guideline only. These dates may subject to change.