/ 10 June 2024

10 June 2024

Woohoo, it’s a public holiday for the King’s Birthday (sorry Western Oz and Queensland…) The Squiz team is taking a break – we’ll be back bright and early tomorrow

2.30am (AEST) – Hockey: FIH Men’s Pro League, Aus v Germany – Belgium, and watch on 7Plus

4.00am (AEST) – Motorsport: F1 Canadian Grand Prix – Montreal

10.30am (AEST) – Swimming: Australian trials for the Paris Olympics/Paralympics begin (until 15 June) – Brisbane, and watch on 9Now

11.00am (AWST) – Immigration detainee Majid Jamshidi Doukoshkan accused of the home invasion and attack on grandmother Ninette Simons to appear in court – Perth

5.00pm (AEST) – Matildas goalie Mackenzie Arnold and coach Tony Gustavsson will speak about the dynamic between coaches and athletes at a Vivid event at Sydney Town Hall

Men’s Health Week (until 16 June)

Dragon Boat Festival

National Herbs and Spices Day

Anniversary of:

  • the first victim of the Salem witch trials being hanged for witchcraft in Massachusetts (1692)
  • the Myall Creek Massacre, which saw 28 Indigenous Australians murdered (1838)
  • the birthdays of Prince Philip (1921) and Judy Garland (1922)
  • the launch of the Spirit Rover, beginning NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover mission (2003)
  • the death of muso Ray Charles (2004)

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