Labour Day in Australia celebrates workers role in contributing towards the nation’s economy. It is an annual public holiday but its date varies across the states and territories.
German Unity Day celebrates Germany's unification in 1990. It is on October 3 each year.
Columbus Day celebrates the arrival of Christopher Columbus on the American continent in 1492.
Hispanic Day marks the anniversary of the date that Christopher Columbus first set foot in the Americas. It is a public holiday in Spain on October 12.
Labour Day is a nationwide public holiday in New Zealand on the fourth Monday in October each year.