Daughters Day in Australia 2018 is scheduled for the 4th Sunday in September, falling on Sep 23rd, 2018. Following the traditions of most other countries, Australian people also recognize this day. While countrywide celebrations have not been planned, it is true that many families have taken steps to recognize this day.
Daughters Day Observation in Australia
With the advent of Daughters Day in the US, UK, and Canada, it was not long before Australia followed the lead. Now the folks in Australia also observe the day on an annual basis and celebrate their daughters. For many in Australia, a day that recognizes their daughters is long overdue. This day is seen as a way to recognize daughters, their importance in the family and to motivate them for their future endeavors.
Daughters Day History in Australia
The history of this day is not a long one, but since its inception it has grown considerably across Australia. It is a natural extension of other days such as Mother’s and Father’s Day which is a strong tradition.
For many, Daughters Day is a time of reflection which helps to remind everyone of the contributions made by daughters every day. Plus, it is a time of love and celebration where gifts are given, and families get together to celebrate this event. In some cases, both sons and daughters are celebrated on the same day, so that everyone in the family gets the proper recognition.
Why Daughters Day is Important?
There are several reasons why this day has grown in importance across Australia, starting with the recognition that it has only occurred recently in the culture. While children in Australia celebrate birthdays like everyone else, Daughters Day provides for a broader celebration of the contributions and potential that daughters have for their families and the community at large.
Since daughters of all ages are celebrated, it is important for this day to reflect on the contributions that have been made by daughters since the country was founded. For many, it represents reaching into the past and making promises for the future since daughters are held in higher esteem. Plus, reflecting on the past provides a pathway to celebrate daughters both today and tomorrow.
While daughters of every age are celebrated, it is true that the main focus is on the children. Aussies pay high attention to younger daughters as they have so much of their future awaiting them. By providing the right perspective on the contributions that they can make, it helps to encourage daughters to feel special about themselves. It is a fact that Daughters Day celebrations make daughters realize just how much they can contribute to the world.
While such daunting thoughts are arguably rare on Daughters Day, it is important for the people to remark the contributions of their daughters. The day also reminds the daughters about their importance and happiness they brought over the years and what lies ahead.
Undoubtedly, Daughters Day in Australia 2018 will be one to remember as families gather to celebrate their daughters both young and young in heart. It will be a day of remembrance, joy, love, and affection for daughters as well as the other family members. Celebrating it will surely provide a day to remember for daughters of all ages. And therefore, they can move forward and reach their potential.