Official site for Australia Timezones

Eric Ulevik eulevik at
Thu Oct 9 02:41:45 UTC 2008

On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 2:31 PM, Vilas Khare (vkhare) <vkhare at> wrote:
> Thank you Eric.
> How does one keep informed about upcoming time zone and DST/STD rule changes for various countries ?  We have a in-house application that needs to convert local time to/from UTC for users around the globe and thus need to keep track of when DST begins/ends for each time zone.  We use ISO std. time zone conventions (ex. America/Los_Angeles, Australia/Melbourne etc).

This mailing list, and the regular database releases, is the best way
I know of keeping track.

If you are not using the database, a good overview to get started is:


Eric Ulevik

More information about the tz mailing list