/ 09 June 2024

9 June 2024

3.00am (AEST) – Mens Cricket: ICC T20 World Cup – Aus v England – Barbados, and watch on Prime

10.30am (ACST) – Australian diving Olympic trials, men’s 3m, men’s platform and women’s 3m finals – Adelaide

Tennis: French Open men’s singles final – Paris, and watch on 9Gem

National Donald Duck Day

Birthdays for Patricia Cornwell (1956), Michael J Fox (1961), Johnny Depp (1963), and Natalie Portman (1981)

Anniversary of:

  • China leasing Hong Kong’s new territories, including Hong Kong, to the UK for 99 years (1898), as well as the anniversary of the lease expiring, handing the city back to China (1997)
  • the first appearance of Donald Duck in The Wise Little Hen (1934)
  • the Ghost Train fire at Luna Park in Sydney that killed 7 (1979)

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