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Clock Changes in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia 1972

Last change: 1992
Mar
1
1 hour Back

Mar 1, 1992, 3:00 am

End DST: Sunday, February 27, 1972 — 1 hour backward
Location of Gold CoastLocation

Feb 27

Back 1 hour

Feb 27, 1972 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, February 27, 1972, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, February 27, 1972, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Feb 27, 1972 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter 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