Flag for Australia Clock Changes in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in 2008

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2
1 hour Back

Apr 2, 2017, 3:00 am

End DST: Sunday, April 6, 2008
 1 hour backward

Start DST: Sunday, October 5, 2008
 1 hour forward

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Apr 6

Back 1 hour

Apr 6, 2008 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, April 6, 2008, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, April 6, 2008, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Apr 6, 2008 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Confusion over Daylight Saving Time in Australia and New Zealand
Australia & New Zealand Start DST

Oct 5

Forward 1 hour

Oct 5, 2008 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 5, 2008, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 5, 2008, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Oct 5, 2008 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.

More info:
South Australia Extends Daylight Saving in 2008–2009
Australia & New Zealand Start DST

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