Father's Day countdown - 6 days to go! August 30 2015

Father’s Day is in just 6 days (Sunday 6 September) here in Australia and its a chance to recognise the important role that Dads play and the influence they have in our lives. It’s also an opportunity to tell them how much we love them!

At Bits of Australia we think Dad’s deserve to be appreciated many more times a year, so here’s a list of Father’s Day dates around the world to add to your calendar:



Bolivia, Honduras, Italy, Portugal, Spain

19 March (St Joseph’s Day)


19 March (St Joseph’s Day) & 2nd Sunday in June


Ascension Thursday (40 days after Easter)

South Korea

8 May


2nd Sunday in May

Argentina, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba Cyprus, France, Greece, India, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, UK & USA

3rd Sunday in June

Uganda & Syria

21 June


23 June


2nd Sunday in July


8 August

Brazil & Samoa

2nd Sunday in August

Australia, New Zealand, Fiji & Sweden

1st Sunday in September

Estonia, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway & Sweden

2nd Sunday in November


5 December


Whether your dad is a stylish high-flying executive or a loveable Aussie larrikin, Bits of Australia has a great range of fun, memorable and practical Aussie made gifts for dads of all kinds...

Click HERE to shop our full range of Father’s Day gifts.

Get your order in by 12PM on Wednesday 2 September to have your gift delivered directly to your Dad in time. We also offer gift wrapping for just $4!