/ 26 February 2024

26 February 2024

10.15pm (AEDT) – Gladys Berejiklian’s hearing to overturn ICAC’s corruption findings – NSW Court of Appeal

12.30pm (AEDT) – Dr Andrew Forrest AO will be speaking at the National Press Club on energy security

5.00pm (AEDT) 2024 Wang Gungwu Lecture – Parliament House

Federal Parliament sitting – both Houses (until Feb 29) – Canberra

Company results – Suncorp; TPG 

ABS Data Release – Business Indicators, December

Paris Fashion Week begins (until 5 March)

Birthdays for former Kiwi PM Helen Clark (1950), Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (1954)

Anniversary of:

  • the birthdays of Victor Hugo (1802), Levi Strauss (1829), John Harvey Kellogg (1852), Fats Domino (1928) and Johnny Cash (1932)
  • the first known European landing in Australia by Dutch navigator Willem Jansz at Cape York (1606)
  • P&O’s SS Ceylon beginning the world’s first round-the-world pleasure cruise from Liverpool (1881)
  • the infamous Oscars mixup with La La Land mistakenly awarded Best Film instead of Moonlight (2017)
  • Cardinal George Pell’s conviction of child sexual abuse charges – that was later overturned on appeal (2019)

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