February
23
Saturday
Defender of the Fatherland Day
Defender of the Fatherland Day
Many Russians celebrate Defender of the Fatherland Day on February 23, when they honor military forces and veterans.
March
04
Monday
Labour Day
Labour Day
Labour Day in Australia celebrates workers role in contributing towards the nation’s economy. It is an annual public holiday but its date varies across the states and territories.
March
05
Tuesday
Carnival/Shrove Tuesday
Carnival/Shrove Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday is a religious holiday that is on the day before Ash Wednesday. It is also known as the Tuesday of Carnival, which is a festive occasion among many cultures.
March
06
Wednesday
Carnival end (until 14 hours)
Carnival end (until 14 hours)
Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
March
17
Sunday
St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick's Day
St Patrick's Day commemorates the life and work of St Patrick, a Christian missionary who lived in the fourth and fifth centuries.