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==Specific dates==
 
==Specific dates==
  
* 25th: '''Christmas Day''', one of the biggest Christian holidays of the year. It's a public holiday in many countries, and a common day for families and friends to get together and exchange presents.
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*26th: The '''[[Sydney]] to [[Hobart]] Yacht Race''' [http://rolexsydneyhobart.com/] begins at 1pm
* 26th: '''Boxing Day''', a public holiday in many Commonwealth countries.
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* 26th: The [[Sydney]] to [[Hobart]] ocean '''yacht race''' begins.
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==Every year==
 
==Every year==
  
*The '''Christmas Market''' in [[Vienna]], [[Austria]]
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===Fixed dates===
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*25th: '''Christmas Day''' - one of the biggest Christian holidays of the year. Although it has lost its religious significance for most, Christmas is still observed as a public holiday in most Western countries, traditionally a day for families and friends to get together and exchange presents
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*26th: '''Boxing Day''', a public holiday in many Commonwealth countries.
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*26th: The '''[[Sydney]] to [[Hobart]] Yacht Race''' [http://rolexsydneyhobart.com/] begins at 1pm
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*31st: '''New Year's Eve'''
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===General dates===
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*the '''Christkindlmarkt (Christmas Market)''' [http://www.christkindlmarkt.at/] in [[Vienna]], capital of [[Austria]]
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Revision as of 07:36, 28 July 2005

Specific dates

Every year

Fixed dates

  • 25th: Christmas Day - one of the biggest Christian holidays of the year. Although it has lost its religious significance for most, Christmas is still observed as a public holiday in most Western countries, traditionally a day for families and friends to get together and exchange presents
  • 26th: Boxing Day, a public holiday in many Commonwealth countries.
  • 26th: The Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race [2] begins at 1pm
  • 31st: New Year's Eve

General dates

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