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Clock Changes in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia 1971

Last change: 1992
Mar
1
1 hour Back

Mar 1, 1992, 3:00 am

Start DST: Sunday, October 31, 1971 — 1 hour forward
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Oct 31

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.

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

More info:
Australia & New Zealand Start DST

Other years: 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977

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)
1970DST not observed
1971No DST EndSunday, October 31, 2:00 am
1972Sunday, February 27, 3:00 amNo DST Start
1973 — 1979DST 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.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Gold Coast