Delicious Easter snacks, wearing pyjamas to work and consuming e – what isn’t there to look forward to in April?! After we duck for cover on April Fools’, there is plenty of fun days to make the most of in your social media content calendars!

Check out the key dates for March here and May is here!

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Month-long April Events

Supermarket Free Month
Go Blue for Autism
Adopt a Greyhound Month

April – Special Days

April 1
April Fools’ Day
National Smile Day
Daylight savings ends
April 2
World Autism Awareness Day
International Children’s Book Day
Reconciliation Day
April 3
World Party Day
April 4
World Stray Animals Day
Tell a lie day
Hug a Newsman Day
April 5
First Contact Day
April 6
International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
Dance Academy film released (AUS)
ChIps film released in AUS
Sydney Royal Easter Show begins
April 7
World Health Day
National Youth Week
No Housework Day
School Holidays begins NSW (Not in NSW? Check out your state here)
April 9
Swimming: 2017 Australian Swimming Championships
April 10
National Sibling Day
Better Call Saul (USA)
April 11
World Parkinson’s Day
April 12
International Day of Human Space Flight
The Fate Of The Furious In Cinemas AUS
Grilled Cheese Day
April 13
Scrabble Day
Byron Bay BluesFest begins
April 14
Good Friday
April 15
Easter Saturday
Youth Homelessness Matters Day (YHMD)
World Creativity And Innovation Week begins

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2021 Key Dates Calendar

Looking for a listing of key dates, fun events and holidays to help you plan your social media content for 2021? This dates listing covers everything from Australian public holidays, silly days, sporting events and award shows from January through til December 2021.

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