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@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-# @(#)australasia 7.69
+# @(#)australasia 7.73
# This file also includes Pacific islands.
# Notes are at the end of this file
@@ -38,7 +38,7 @@ Zone Australia/Perth 7:43:24 - LMT 1895 Dec
8:00 - WST
# Queensland
#
-# From Alex Livingston <alex@agsm.unsw.edu.au> (1996-11-01):
+# From Alex Livingston (1996-11-01):
# I have heard or read more than once that some resort islands off the coast
# of Queensland chose to keep observing daylight-saving time even after
# Queensland ceased to.
@@ -77,7 +77,9 @@ Rule AS 1991 only - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
Rule AS 1992 only - Mar Sun>=18 2:00s 0 -
Rule AS 1993 only - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
Rule AS 1994 only - Mar Sun>=18 2:00s 0 -
-Rule AS 1995 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AS 1995 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AS 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AS 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Australia/Adelaide 9:14:20 - LMT 1895 Feb
9:00 - CST 1899 May
@@ -85,6 +87,11 @@ Zone Australia/Adelaide 9:14:20 - LMT 1895 Feb
9:30 AS CST
# Tasmania
+#
+# From Paul Eggert (2005-08-16):
+# <http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/dst_times.shtml>
+# says King Island didn't observe DST from WWII until late 1971.
+#
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule AT 1967 only - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AT 1968 only - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
@@ -99,15 +106,22 @@ Rule AT 1987 1990 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
Rule AT 1987 only - Oct Sun>=22 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AT 1988 1990 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AT 1991 1999 - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule AT 1991 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 1991 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
Rule AT 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AT 2001 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AT 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Australia/Hobart 9:49:16 - LMT 1895 Sep
10:00 - EST 1916 Oct 1 2:00
10:00 1:00 EST 1917 Feb
10:00 Aus EST 1967
10:00 AT EST
+Zone Australia/Currie 9:35:28 - LMT 1895 Sep
+ 10:00 - EST 1916 Oct 1 2:00
+ 10:00 1:00 EST 1917 Feb
+ 10:00 Aus EST 1971 Jul
+ 10:00 AT EST
# Victoria
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
@@ -118,9 +132,11 @@ Rule AV 1986 1990 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
Rule AV 1986 1987 - Oct Sun>=15 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AV 1988 1999 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AV 1991 1994 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
-Rule AV 1995 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AV 1995 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
Rule AV 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AV 2001 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AV 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AV 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Australia/Melbourne 9:39:52 - LMT 1895 Feb
10:00 Aus EST 1971
@@ -137,9 +153,11 @@ Rule AN 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
Rule AN 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AN 1987 1999 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AN 1990 1995 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
-Rule AN 1996 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AN 1996 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
Rule AN 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
Rule AN 2001 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AN 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AN 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Australia/Sydney 10:04:52 - LMT 1895 Feb
10:00 Aus EST 1971
@@ -160,9 +178,11 @@ Rule LH 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00 0 -
Rule LH 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00 0:30 -
Rule LH 1987 1999 - Oct lastSun 2:00 0:30 -
Rule LH 1990 1995 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00 0 -
-Rule LH 1996 max - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 -
+Rule LH 1996 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 -
Rule LH 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00 0:30 -
Rule LH 2001 max - Oct lastSun 2:00 0:30 -
+Rule LH 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00 0 -
+Rule LH 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 -
Zone Australia/Lord_Howe 10:36:20 - LMT 1895 Feb
10:00 - EST 1981 Mar
10:30 LH LHST
@@ -199,9 +219,11 @@ Zone Pacific/Rarotonga -10:39:04 - LMT 1901 # Avarua
-10:00 Cook CK%sT
# Cocos
-# From USNO (1989):
+# These islands were ruled by the Ross family from about 1830 to 1978.
+# We don't know when standard time was introduced; for now, we guess 1900.
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
-Zone Indian/Cocos 6:30 - CCT # Cocos Islands Time
+Zone Indian/Cocos 6:27:40 - LMT 1900
+ 6:30 - CCT # Cocos Islands Time
# Fiji
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
@@ -262,9 +284,6 @@ Zone Pacific/Kwajalein 11:09:20 - LMT 1901
# Micronesia
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
-Zone Pacific/Yap 9:12:32 - LMT 1901 # Colonia
- 9:00 - YAPT 1969 Oct # Yap Time
- 10:00 - YAPT
Zone Pacific/Truk 10:07:08 - LMT 1901
10:00 - TRUT # Truk Time
Zone Pacific/Ponape 10:32:52 - LMT 1901 # Kolonia
@@ -381,11 +400,11 @@ Zone Pacific/Pago_Pago 12:37:12 - LMT 1879 Jul 5
-11:00 - BST 1983 Nov 30 # B=Bering
-11:00 - SST # S=Samoa
-# W Samoa
+# Samoa
Zone Pacific/Apia 12:33:04 - LMT 1879 Jul 5
-11:26:56 - LMT 1911
-11:30 - SAMT 1950 # Samoa Time
- -11:00 - WST # W Samoa Time
+ -11:00 - WST # Samoa Time
# Solomon Is
# excludes Bougainville, for which see Papua New Guinea
@@ -434,6 +453,17 @@ Zone Pacific/Johnston -10:00 - HST
# uninhabited
# Midway
+#
+# From Mark Brader (2005-01-23):
+# [Fallacies and Fantasies of Air Transport History, by R.E.G. Davies,
+# published 1994 by Paladwr Press, McLean, VA, USA; ISBN 0-9626483-5-3]
+# reproduced a Pan American Airways timeables from 1936, for their weekly
+# "Orient Express" flights between San Francisco and Manila, and connecting
+# flights to Chicago and the US East Coast. As it uses some time zone
+# designations that I've never seen before:....
+# Fri. 6:30A Lv. HONOLOLU (Pearl Harbor), H.I. H.L.T. Ar. 5:30P Sun.
+# " 3:00P Ar. MIDWAY ISLAND . . . . . . . . . M.L.T. Lv. 6:00A "
+#
Zone Pacific/Midway -11:49:28 - LMT 1901
-11:00 - NST 1956 Jun 3
-11:00 1:00 NDT 1956 Sep 2
@@ -475,7 +505,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to
# tz@elsie.nci.nih.gov for general use in the future).
-# From Paul Eggert <eggert@twinsun.com> (1999-10-29):
+# From Paul Eggert (1999-10-29):
# A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is
# Thomas G. Shanks, The International Atlas (5th edition),
# San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (1999).
@@ -632,13 +662,13 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# From Paul Eggert (1995-12-19):
# Shanks reports 2:00 for all autumn changes in Australia and New Zealand.
-# Mark Prior <mrp@itd.adelaide.edu.au> writes that his newspaper
+# Mark Prior writes that his newspaper
# reports that NSW's fall 1995 change will occur at 2:00,
# but Robert Elz says it's been 3:00 in Victoria since 1970
# and perhaps the newspaper's `2:00' is referring to standard time.
# For now we'll continue to assume 2:00s for changes since 1960.
-# From Eric Ulevik <eau@zip.com.au> (1998-01-05):
+# From Eric Ulevik (1998-01-05):
#
# Here are some URLs to Australian time legislation. These URLs are stable,
# and should probably be included in the data file. There are probably more
@@ -657,6 +687,24 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# Standard Time Act, 1898
# </a>
+# From David Grosz (2005-06-13):
+# It was announced last week that Daylight Saving would be extended by
+# one week next year to allow for the 2006 Commonwealth Games.
+# Daylight Saving is now to end for next year only on the first Sunday
+# in April instead of the last Sunday in March.
+#
+# From Gwillim Law (2005-06-14):
+# I did some Googling and found that all of those states (and territory) plan
+# to extend DST together in 2006.
+# ACT: http://www.cmd.act.gov.au/mediareleases/fileread.cfm?file=86.txt
+# New South Wales: http://www.thecouriermail.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5936,15538869%255E1702,00.html
+# South Australia: http://www.news.com.au/story/0,10117,15555031-1246,00.html
+# Tasmania: http://www.media.tas.gov.au/release.php?id=14772
+# Victoria: I wasn't able to find anything separate, but the other articles
+# allude to it.
+# But not Queensland
+# http://www.news.com.au/story/0,10117,15564030-1248,00.html.
+
# Northern Territory
# From George Shepherd via Simon Woodhead via Robert Elz (1991-03-06):
@@ -843,7 +891,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# 1994 was at +0930 as John Connolly's customer seems to assert, then I can
# only conclude that the actual rule is more complicated....
-# From John Warburton <jwarb@SACBH.com.au> (1994-10-07):
+# From John Warburton (1994-10-07):
# The new Daylight Savings dates for South Australia ...
# was gazetted in the Government Hansard on Sep 26 1994....
# start on last Sunday in October and end in last sunday in March.
@@ -903,7 +951,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# From Arthur David Olson:
# New South Wales and subjurisdictions have their own ideas of a fun time.
-# Based on law library research by John Mackin (john@basser.cs.su.oz),
+# Based on law library research by John Mackin,
# who notes:
# In Australia, time is not legislated federally, but rather by the
# individual states. Thus, while such terms as ``Eastern Standard Time''
@@ -923,7 +971,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# Lawlink NSW: Daylight Saving in New South Wales
# </a>
-# From Eric Ulevik <eau@ozemail.com.au> (1999-05-26):
+# From Eric Ulevik (1999-05-26):
# DST will start in NSW on the last Sunday of August, rather than the usual
# October in 2000. [See: Matthew Moore,
# <a href="http://www.smh.com.au/news/9905/26/pageone/pageone4.html">
@@ -1057,7 +1105,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# From Paul Eggert (1995-12-19);
# Shanks reports 2:00 for all autumn changes in Australia and New Zealand.
-# Robert Uzgalis <buz@cs.aukuni.ac.nz> writes that the New Zealand Daylight
+# Robert Uzgalis writes that the New Zealand Daylight
# Savings Time Order in Council dated 1990-06-18 specifies 2:00 standard
# time on both the first Sunday in October and the third Sunday in March.
# As with Australia, we'll assume the tradition is 2:00s, not 2:00.
@@ -1136,7 +1184,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# Micronesia
-# Alan Eugene Davis <adavis@kuentos.guam.net> writes (1996-03-16),
+# Alan Eugene Davis writes (1996-03-16),
# ``I am certain, having lived there for the past decade, that "Truk"
# (now properly known as Chuuk) ... is in the time zone GMT+10.''
#
@@ -1244,10 +1292,10 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# October to March, which has won approval in principle from the Tongan
# Government.
-# From Steffen Thorsen [straen@thorsen.priv.no] (1999-09-09):
+# From Steffen Thorsen (1999-09-09):
# * Tonga will introduce DST in November
#
-# I was given this link by John Letts <johnletts@earthlink.net>:
+# I was given this link by John Letts:
# <a hef="http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/world/asia-pacific/newsid_424000/424764.stm">
# http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/world/asia-pacific/newsid_424000/424764.stm
# </a>
@@ -1257,7 +1305,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# of UTC as well, but as far as I know Fiji will only be 13 hours ahead
# (12 + 1 hour DST).
-# From Arthur David Olson [arthur_david_olson@nih.gov] (1999-09-20):
+# From Arthur David Olson (1999-09-20):
# According to <a href="http://www.tongaonline.com/news/sept1799.html>
# http://www.tongaonline.com/news/sept1799.html
# </a>:
@@ -1336,3 +1384,11 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# places as late as fourteen hours later than UTC. And, since the IDL is not
# an international standard, there are some places on the high seas where the
# correct date is ambiguous.
+
+# From Paul Eggert, using references suggested by Oscar van Vlijmen
+# (2005-03-20):
+#
+# The American Practical Navigator (2002)
+# <http://pollux.nss.nima.mil/pubs/pubs_j_apn_sections.html?rid=187>
+# talks only about the 180-degree meridian with respect to ships in
+# international waters; it ignores the international date line.