Photo: NASA Astronaut
June 3 Mabo Day
June 5 World Environment Day
June 8 World Oceans Day
June 8-11 Re-enactment of Cook’s Landing
Cooktown, Queensland – The annual event commemorates the landing of Lt. James Cook in 1770 and includes a fully costumed re-enactment of his first meeting with the Guugu Yimithirr and Kuku Yalanji people.
June 21 Solstice
June in the Northern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent to December in the Southern Hemisphere and vice versa. The month of June—in the Northern Hemisphere—is in Spring until the 21st, when the first day of summer begins.
June 19 Juneteenth
June 21 National Aboriginal Day (Canada)
June 21 World Giraffe Day
June 30 Social Media Day
June 30 Asteroid Day
First Saturday in June National Trails Day
Third Sunday in June: Father’s Day
Matariki in June or July
June: The time to make hay.
– Cupid’s Cyclopedia