Calendar Dates for Social Media

Church Support Australia

Calendar dates to help you plan your events and social media schedule


January 1: New Years Day

January 4: National Trivia Day #NationalTriviaDay (USA)

January 15: National Hat Day #NationalHatDay (USA)

January 15: National Bagel Day #NationalBagelDay (USA)

January 17: Ditch Your Resolution Day #DitchYourResolutionDay

January 25: Opposite Day #OppositeDAy

January 26: Australia Day #AustraliaDay

Blue Monday: Third Monday of January


February 8: Safer Internet Day

February 9: National Pizza Day #NationalPizzaDay

February 11: International Day of Women and Girls in Science #WomenInScience

February 17: #RandomActsOfKindnessDay

**Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day) is the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday (First day of Lent)

**Chinese New Year


March 3: World Wildlife Day #WorldWildlifeDay

March 4: World Book Day #WorldBookDay

March 8: International Women’s Day #InternationalWomensDay #IWD[YEAR]

March 18: Global Recycling Day

March 19: World Sleep Day

March 20: International Day of Happiness #InternationalDayofHappiness

March 22: World Water Day #WorldWaterDay #Water2me

**Palm Sunday – Sunday before Easter

**Good Friday – see calendar

**Easter Sunday – see calendar

**Holy Monday – see calendar

**Holy Week – see calendar

**Maundy Thursday – see calendar


April 1: Walk to Work Day

April 7: World Health Day

April 10: Siblings’ Day #NationalSiblingsDay

April 11: National Pet Day #NationalPetDay

April 22: Earth Day

April 25 Anzac Day #AnzacDay

April 28: National Superhero Day

April 29: International Dance Day #InternationalDanceDay


May 4: Thank a Teacher Day #ThankATeacher

May 4: Star Wars Day #StarWarsDay, #MayThe4thBeWithYou

May 12: International Nurses Day

May 18: International Museums Day

May 28: World Hunger Day

**Pentecost – check calendar

**Trinity Sunday – first Sunday after Pentecost – check calendar


June 1: International Children’s Day

June 3: Global Running Day

June 3: World Bicycle Day

June 4: National Cheese Day (USA)

June 4: National Donut Day (USA) #NationalDonutDay

June 6: Higher Education Day #HigherEducationDay

June 8: Best Friends Day #BestFriendsDay

June 8: World Oceans Day #WorldOceansDay

June 21: World Music Day

June 21: National Selfie Day #NationalSelfieDay

June 30: Social Media Day #SMDay, #SocialMediaDay


July 3: International Plastic Bag Free Day

July 6: International Kissing Day

July 7: World Chocolate Day #WorldChocolateDay

July 15: Social Media Giving Day

July 17: World Emoji Day #WorldEmojiDay

July 18: National Ice Cream Day (USA)

July 18: World Listening Day

July 30: International Friendship Day


August 8: International Cat Day #InternationalCatDay

August 12: International Youth Day #YouthDay

August 14: National Financial Awareness Day (USA)

August 19: World Photo Day #WorldPhotoDay

August 26: National Dog Day (USA) #NationalDogDay


September 12: National Video Games Day #NationalVideoGamesDay (USA)

September 21: World Alzheimer’s Day

September 30: International Podcast Day #InternationalPodcastDay

**RUOK Day – Check for the date


October 1: International Coffee Day #InternationalCoffeeDay

October 4-10: World Space Week

October 5: International Teachers Day #WorldTeachersDay

October 10: World Mental Health Day #WorldMentalHeathDay

October 29: National Cat Day (USA)


November 8: Social Media Kindness Day

November 13: World Kindness Day #WKD

Cyber Monday: Monday following Thanksgiving Day (USA)

Giving Tuesday: Tuesday following Thanksgiving Day (USA)


December 3: International Day of Persons with Disabilities

December 4: National Cookie Day (USA)

December 24: Christmas Eve

December 25: Christmas Day

December 31: New Years Eve


  • Karen Stuckey

    Karen Stuckey is a dedicated church administrator Pastor with a passion for technology and closely supporting pastors. With over 25 years of experience in Church Administration, she founded Church Support Australia in 2011, offering Virtual Pastoral Administration and website creation services. Karen is a proud wife to Gavin and mother to three children, two in-loves, and grandmother to four adorable grandchildren.

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