Flag for Australia Clock changes in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia in 2003

Next change:
Oct
5
1 hour Forward

Oct 5, 2014, 2:00 AM

End DST: Sunday, March 30, 2003
 1 hour backward

Start DST: Sunday, October 26, 2003
 1 hour forward

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Mar 30

Back 1 hour

Mar 30, 2003 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, March 30, 2003, 3:00:00 AM clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 30, 2003, 2:00:00 AM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Mar 30, 2003 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and winter time.

Oct 26

Forward 1 hour

Oct 26, 2003 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 26, 2003, 2:00:00 AM clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 26, 2003, 3:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Oct 26, 2003 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, summer time, and Daylight Savings Time.

Other years: 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006

Daylight Saving Time in other years

DST changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.

YearDST End (Clock backward)DST Start (Clock forward)
2000Sunday, March 26, 3:00 AMSunday, August 27, 2:00 AM
2001Sunday, March 25, 3:00 AMSunday, October 28, 2:00 AM
2002Sunday, March 31, 3:00 AMSunday, October 27, 2:00 AM
2003Sunday, March 30, 3:00 AMSunday, October 26, 2:00 AM
2004Sunday, March 28, 3:00 AMSunday, October 31, 2:00 AM
2005Sunday, March 27, 3:00 AMSunday, October 30, 2:00 AM
2006Sunday, April 2, 3:00 AMSunday, October 29, 2:00 AM
2007Sunday, March 25, 3:00 AMSunday, October 28, 2:00 AM
2008Sunday, April 6, 3:00 AMSunday, October 5, 2:00 AM
2009Sunday, April 5, 3:00 AMSunday, October 4, 2:00 AM
* All times are local for Melbourne

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Melbourne