/ 12 June 2024

12 June 2024

10.15am (AEST) – Appeal judgement for NRL player Jarryd Hayne, jailed in May last year after being convicted of 2 counts of sexual intercourse without consent – Sydney

10.30am (AEST) – Mens Cricket: ICC T20 World Cup – Aus v Namibia – Antigua, and watch on Prime

7.00pm (AEST) – Defence & National Security Workforce Awards 2024  – Sydney

ABS Data Release – Overseas Arrivals and Departures; April

Universities Report 2023 to be released by the NSW Auditor-General

National days for the Russian Federation and the Philippines

World Day Against Child Labour 

Superman Day

Anniversary of:

  • New Amsterdam legally becoming an English colony and renamed New York (1665)
  • Anne Frank’s birthday (1929) – she received her famous diary as a birthday present in 1942
  • the release of Bill Haley’s Rock Around the Clock (1954)
  • Nelson Mandela being sentenced to life in prison in South Africa (1964)
  • the premiere of the first Indiana Jones film Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
  • a coroner’s report ruling that a dingo was responsible for the death of baby Azaria Chamberlain in 1980 (2012)
  • Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) collapsed after a bank run, marking the third-largest bank failure in United States history and the largest since the 2007–2008 financial crisis (2023)

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