- Hey everyone, isnt the Oktoberfest more like end of September and just a couple of days of October? This year it starts on the 18th of September and finishes at the 3rd of October. So......anyone wants to get there in October?????
- 3rd October 2005: annular (full) solar eclipse in southern Europe (Spain and northern Portugal), North Africa (Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Sudan) and East Africa (Kenya) , map 
- 8th October 2005: Night of Museums all across Austria - admission to almost all of the country's museums with a single cheap ticket from 6 pm to 1 am, with free shuttle buses and lots of special events.