Labour Day which is also called ‘Eight Hours Day’ is honoured as a public holiday. It is celebrated on first Monday in Western Australia. However, it’s celebration dates are different throughout the Australian States. The reason behind celebration on different dates due to the achievement of 8 hours works at different states.
Labour Day Clipart Portrait
Labour Day in Australia is celebrated in order to achieve implementation of 8 hours work per for organised labour, in late 1850. Initially, workers were required to work for 10 to 12 hours a day and six days a week. Today people enjoy 5 days working in a week was adopted in 1948.
Celebration on Labour Day
Labour Day is celebrated throughout weekends by most People celebrate, a long weekend while enjoying with friends, family members, having barbecues, engaging in sports and plan for a trip to the countryside or the mountains. Labour Day is considered as the occasion of unions, community groups and citizens to participate in the celebration. Parades are held in Queensland at this occasion, often led by political leaders and influential figures.
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