Family and Community Day: A day to spend time with family and friends
For human being socialization is very much important. People who are fond of fun and joy await this day in Australia. In this age of tight work schedules and constant competition, everybody wants to spend his leisure time with friends and family. Because of hectic schedule people hardly get time to spend a fruitful time with near and dear ones and hence this day has got a different importance in the society. Family and Community Day is observed to spend a day with family and friends. This day is celebrated in Australian Capital Territory. On this day they mark a public holiday. Shops are closed and people spend a quality time with each other, they enjoy and relax. One can see all the fun points and tourist spots full with people around enjoying their leisure time.
Enjoy sleeping, visiting museums
In the year 2007 the very first Family and Community Day was observed. Every year on the first Monday of September/ October Family and Community Day is celebrated. Private and Government organizations, Schools and Colleges are closed. Australians are quite happy to know about the celebrations are they are expert in relaxing and creating various ideas as how to spend this day with full enjoyment. They prepare their favorite food, watch their favorite serials, and spend day visiting museums, national parks and zoo. Not only this but some people also spend their time in sleeping. Many people do their pending works on holiday. They also visit friend’s house. Those who are with kids enjoy the time playing with kids. Many people love to spend time with their favorite activities such as cycling, hiking, rafting and climbing also. It is a memorable day when one can live as per own choice.