International No Diet Day
Celebrate bodies of all shapes and sizes! This day encourages us to lead a healthy lifestyle without potentially dangerous diets.thebutterflyfoundation.org.au
National Volunteer Week
Each year over 6 million Aussies contribute 700 million unpaid hours to a range of causes. This year, volunteer and celebrate the joy of giving. volunteeringaustralia.org
Leave the Office Earlier Day
Why are you still at work? Here’s your excuse to sneak out a bit earlier and enjoy a little time to yourself!
Stress Down Day
Get your workplace involved in stress-reducing activities to raise money for Lifeline. stressdown.org.au
National Tree Day
Be part of Australia’s biggest community tree-planting event and help grow a better environment for all of us. treeday.planetark.org
International Friendship Day
30 July or 3 August
The official UN-sanctioned ambassador for this day is Winnie the Pooh, so give a dear friend a big bear hug!
Talk Like a Pirate Day
Ahoy maties! Don’t be a land-lubber – join laddies and lasses around the seven seas today and talk like a scurvy sea dog. talklikeapirate.com
World Animal Day
Give your pets an extra pat today! It’s all for the cause of celebrating animal life in all its forms – and acknowledging how we couldn’t live without them.
Riding to work has a lot of pluses. Pull the bike out of the shed and enjoy fitness, less stress and great scenery. ride2work.com.au
World Kindness Day
Do something nice for someone else today to put a smile on the face of a stranger, friend or family member. kindness.com.au/world-kindness-day.html