25 September 2023
8.00pm (AEST) – AFL Brownlow Medal Awards – Melbourne
King’s Birthday public holiday in Western Oz
Treasurer Jim Chalmers to release the Employment White Paper
The National Bushfire Preparedness Summit begins (until 26 September) – Canberra
Sleep Awareness Week begins (until 1 October)
World Pharmacists Day
Start of Paris Fashion Week (until 3 October)
Start of Sustainable Fashion Week (on until 8 October) – UK
World Dream Day
Catherine Zeta-Jones (1969) and husband Michael Douglas (1944) share a birthday, as well as Will Smith (1968) and Donald Glover (1983)
• the birth of the remote control after engineer Leonardo Torres Quevedo successfully guided a boat (1906)
• Henry Ford announcing an 8-hour, 5-day work week (1926)
• the formation of U2 after student Larry Mullen Jr posted an ad at Dublin’s Mount Temple Comprehensive School (1976)
• Cathy Freeman’s famous 400m Olympic win at the Sydney Olympics (2000)
Know someone who'd be interested in this story? Click to share...
The Squiz Today
Your shortcut to being informed, we've got your news needs covered.
Also Making News
Get the Squiz Today newsletter
Quick, agenda-free news that doesn't take itself too seriously. Get on it.