Proclamation Day

Proclamation Day is celebrated on March 3rd each year to commemorate the proclamation of Leadbeater’s Possum (and the Helmeted Honeyeater) on 3rd March 1971 as Victoria’s faunal emblems.

Proclamation Day Announcement in Victoria Parliament Gazette March 10 1971

Proclamation Day Announcement in Victoria Parliament Gazette March 10 1971