Mar 1, 1992, 3:00 am
|Start DST:||Sunday, October 31, 1971 — 1 hour forward|
Forward 1 hour
Oct 31, 1971 - Daylight Saving Time Started
When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 31, 1971, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 31, 1971, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.
Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Oct 31, 1971 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.
Australia & New Zealand Start DST
Daylight Saving Time in Other Years
DST changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.
|Year||DST End (Clock Backward)||DST Start (Clock Forward)|
|1970||DST not observed|
|1971||No DST End||Sunday, October 31, 2:00 am|
|1972||Sunday, February 27, 3:00 am||No DST Start|
|1973 — 1979||DST not observed|
|All times are local for Gold Coast.|
Data for the years before 1970 is not available for Gold Coast, however, we have earlier time zone history for Brisbane available.