Labour Day in Australia falls on different dates in different regions. In 2017 the 2nd of October is Labour Day for the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales and South Australia.
These images show celebrations of the day in the state of Queensland.
The Fish Board: Eat More Fish – 1940.
State Butcheries: the People’s Business – 1920.
Brisbane in 1928
Preparing a float in Brisbane in 1940.