Australia - DST 2005/6
Australia - Daylight Saving for 2005/06
The daylight saving period proclaimed for the summer of 2005/06 is as follows:
|Commence:||2:00 am Sunday, 30 October 2005 (EST)|
|End:||2:00 am Sunday, 2 April 2006 (EST)|
This means that at 2:00 am Sunday, 30 October 2005 (EST) clocks are put forward one hour to 3:00 am Summer Time, and at 3:00 am Sunday, 2 April 2006 (Summer Time) clocks are put back one hour to 2:00 am (EST).
The date for the end of the daylight saving period has been extended by 1 week due to the Commonwealth Games being held in Melbourne in March 2006.
The schedule was last changed in 2000 for the Olympic Games in Sydney.