[TUHS] Date madness

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Mon Dec 18 08:15:13 AEST 2017

On Sun, 17 Dec 2017, Random832 wrote:

> That'd be daylight savings, then, not leap years. 1987 was the year that 
> the US changed the date of the time shift from the last sunday of April 
> to the first.

You should try living in Australia :-)  It was a political plaything for 
quite a while, until it finally stabilised (except for the Sydney Olympics 
in 2000).  Neither QLD nor WA have it.  Broken Hill, a city in NSW, 
observes Central Time.  And there was something odd about the railway line 
at Echuca at one time (did it observe Central Time once, despite being in 

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