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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1: - # @(#)australasia 8.9 +    # <pre> -  + # @(#)australasia 8.11 + # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of + # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.      # This file also includes Pacific islands.      # Notes are at the end of this file      ###############################################################################      # Australia      # Please see the notes below for the controversy about "EST" versus "AEST" etc.
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1112:   # shown on clocks on LHI. I guess this means that for 30 minutes at the start   # of DST, LHI is actually 1 hour ahead of the rest of NSW.      # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22):   # For Lord Howe dates we use Shanks & Pottenger through 1989, and   # Lonergan thereafter. For times we use Lonergan.      # From Paul Eggert (2007-07-23):   # See "southeast Australia" above for 2008 and later.    + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-04-28): + # According to the official press release, South Australia's extended daylight + # saving period will continue with the same rules as used during the 2008-2009 + # summer (southern hemisphere). + # + # From + # <a href="http://www.safework.sa.gov.au/uploaded_files/DaylightDatesSet.pdf"> + # http://www.safework.sa.gov.au/uploaded_files/DaylightDatesSet.pdf + # </a> + # The extended daylight saving period that South Australia has been trialling + # for over the last year is now set to be ongoing. + # Daylight saving will continue to start on the first Sunday in October each + # year and finish on the first Sunday in April the following year. + # Industrial Relations Minister, Paul Caica, says this provides South Australia + # with a consistent half hour time difference with NSW, Victoria, Tasmania and + # the ACT for all 52 weeks of the year... + # + # We have a wrap-up here: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/south-australia-extends-dst.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/south-australia-extends-dst.html + # </a>   ###############################################################################      # New Zealand      # From Mark Davies (1990-10-03):   # the 1989/90 year was a trial of an extended "daylight saving" period.   # This trial was deemed successful and the extended period adopted for   # subsequent years (with the addition of a further week at the start).   # source -- phone call to Ministry of Internal Affairs Head Office.