Source:Australian Broadcasting Corporation (Perth)
Posted: Friday, November 5, 2010 Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013
The Premier of Australia's State of Western Australia, Colin Barnett, has announced that next year's Queen's Birthday public holiday would be moved from its scheduled date of Monday, October 3, 2011, to Friday, October 28, 2011.
Friday, October 28, 2011, corresponds to the first day of next year's Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). In 2007, the APEC meeting in Sydney had been declared a local public holiday (2007-06-26).
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Australia Declares 2011 CHOGM Public Holiday" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.