Making the most of Big Days

Make the most of your big days!

Welcome to Big Days

During the year there are Small Days and there are Big Days. Some days are very special and those are the days we look forward to, those are the Big Days! These are as extraordinary times. We want to Be Extraordinary  with ideas for things to do on these special days!

These may well be the public holidays and long weekends where you can get together with friends and family and do the things that you like to do. It might be going out to a restaurant or a party or a club or having a meal dining out together. Or it might be doing something a little more extreme like heading away surfing or snowboarding or going to a festival event.

It's called living and letting the magic happen! And to assist we've compiled a Calendar of Australia's Big Days.

Latest Big Days News

Christmas in July 2019

July 1, 2019

The first of July marks the financial new year. It also marks the opportunity for some very fun July celebrations in the form of Christmas Lunches thru July! Many venues get involved in the Xmas in July celebrations and it’s amazing how this has grown as another the Big Days thru the years.  We love it!

WA Day and Queenies Day

June 1, 2019

June starts with a bang with a couple of Big Days. WA Day celebrations are on in Perth on the first weekend of June and then on the second weekend it’s a Long Weekend in Tas, ACT, NSW and Vic celebrate the Queens Birthday holiday!

Eggsciting Easter Special Ideas

April 16, 2019

The Easter Holidays are nearly here.  The Easter long weekend is a great time to find some exciting things to do. And we have Easter ideas aplenty all over Australia. So hop along and fill your basket with eggciting Easter ideas!

St Patricks Day 2019 celebrations to be sure

March 12, 2019

It’s not long now until the fabulous green fun celebrations of the Irish St Patrick’s day.  This day of Irish celebration is participated in all over Australia and you’ll find ways to get involved on our great list of St Pat’s Day Australia Things to Do.   Go on have some fun and get involved this March 17th!

Valentines Day 2019 means love is in the air

February 14, 2019

Love is certainly in the air on 14th February 2019. Yes, it’s Valentines Day and cupid is looking for romance. The cute and the fun with ideas of restaurants and loving things to do all over Australia make sure you checkout Valentine’s Day Australia. And have a wonderful Big Day of Love!

Big Days of the Australian calendar

Some of the these are already well known in the normal Australian calendars.  These may be cultural holidays, long weekends or celebrations that you can plan for to turn into Big Days with Big Memories.  Yes, you can plan to Be Extraordinary!  These include celebrations for New Year's Eve, Valentines Day, St Patrick's Day, Cup Day, and other holidays and party celebration days thru the Australian calendar year.
You may want to know where the best parties are or events and ideas.  So let's get right to it.  What's the biggest thru the year?  NYE!

New Year's Eve

New Year's EveThe biggest day of the year has to be New Year's Eve. NYE is on the 31st December right in the middle of the Australian Summer and holiday period. Enormous numbers of international visitors are also visiting cities for the festive celebrations. In a lot of the cities the councils put on fantastic fireworks displays to mark the new year. So this is quite definitely the biggest of the public big days!  You can get to further details about New Year's Eve!
Being at the end and then the start of the calendar year is very special.  We've been covering NYE since 1998.  And make sure you see our unique website on NYE.

Valentine's Day

Valentines-50-ShadesofRedThe day of LOVE is the 14th February every year!  Valentine's day has got to be one of the bigger BIG DAYS thru the year for all those in love or wanting to be in love!  With so much to do those playing cupid can have so much fun on this day whether it is eat, sleep or party all over Australia!   We've explained more about the cupid Valentine's Day!

Other Big Days

QueensBirthdayAs the days of the year progress each and every Big Day comes and goes.

Spring and Summer have many memorable days we have the festive season with Christmas Day, Boxing Day and then New Year's Eve!

Then we welcome the New Year with New Year's Day.  We've got the Calendar to make it easier for you to plan you next adventure.

We like to think we can point you in the right direction for venues, events and ideas that you can incorporate into your plans for your Big Days.  And then we want to tell you about Being Extraordinary.

We'll have details of events in the major capital cities or the regions.  The major cities in Australia of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart, Canberra and Darwin are covered and also the region of the Gold Coast. The Big Days pages will have events listed in a tabular format which is easy to read.
Put your ideas and plans into action.  Be Extraordinary!  BX!