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Daylight saving begins in NSW on
Sunday, 1 October 2017, when clocks are moved forward one hour at 2:00am.
Daylight saving ends in NSW on
Sunday, 1 April 2018, when clocks go back one hour at 3:00am.
Daylight saving for all future summers in New South Wales begins at 2:00am on the first Sunday in October and ends at 3:00 am on the first Sunday in April.
See future dates of daylight saving in NSW.
The same period of daylight saving is observed in Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania and the ACT.
Daylight saving is not observed in Queensland, Western Australia or the Northern Territory.
Sunrise and sunset times are available from
Find information about
public holidays and
school holidays in NSW.