MONDAY, December 3

Sydney - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) index of commodity prices for November

Sydney - Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) retail trade for October

Sydney - ABS Business Indicators for September quarter

Sydney - Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey

Sydney - Dun & Bradstreet business expectations survey

Sydney - ANZ job advertisements series for November

Sydney - TD Securities - Melbourne Institute inflation gauge for November

Sydney - Australian Industry Group Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) for November

Melbourne - Chartered Secretaries Conference day 1 of 2, speakers include former Greens leader Dr Bob Brown and Australian Prudential Regulation Authority head Dr John Laker

Sydney - 12th PNG Mining and Petroleum Investment Conference (day 1 of 3)

Melbourne - Celamin Holdings general meeting

Melbourne - Predictive Discovery annual general meeting

TUESDAY, December 4

Sydney - RBA board meeting and interest rate decision

Sydney - ABS building approvals for October

Sydney - ABS balance of payments and international investment position for September quarter

Sydney - ABS government finance statistics for the September quarter

Sydney - 12th PNG Mining and Petroleum Investment Conference (day 2 of 3)

Melbourne - Premier Investments annual general meeting

Melbourne - Chartered Secretaries Conference day 2 of 2

Perth - Atlas South Sea Pearl annual general meeting

Beaconsfield, Tasmania - BCD Resources annual general meeting

Melbourne - North Australian Diamonds general meeting

Perth - Electrical Safety in the Resources Sector Conference (day 1 of 2)

WEDNESDAY, December 5

Sydney - RBA deputy governor Philip Lowe to address Australian Business Economists Annual Conference Dinner

Sydney - ABS national accounts, including gross domestic product, for September quarter

Melbourne - Asian Centre for Liver Diseases and Transplantation annual general meeting

Sydney - TPG Telecom annual general meeting

Perth - Electrical Safety in the Resources Sector Conference (day 2 of 2)

Sydney - Australian Industry Group-Commonwealth Bank of Australia Australian Performance of Services Index (Australian PSI) for November

Sydney - Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) to issue $600 million of the April 2023 bonds

Sydney - 12th PNG Mining and Petroleum Investment Conference (day 3 of 3)

THURSDAY, December 6

Melbourne - RBA assistant governor (financial markets) Dr Guy Debelle to address the Melbourne Institute 50th Anniversary Conference.

Sydney - ABS labour force data for November

Sydney - Ten Network Holdings annual general meeting

Sydney - AOFM to issue $1 billion of Treasury Notes maturing on February 8, 2013 and $1 billion of Treasury Notes maturing on 12 April 12, 2013

Melbourne - Nufarm annual general meeting

Melbourne - Melbourne Mining Club Luncheon Series Invitation featuring Perseus Mining managing director Mark Calderwood

Southport, Gold Coast - G8 Education extraordinary general meeting

Perth - Greenland Minerals and Energy general meeting

Adelaide - Havilah Resources annual general meeting

Perth - Image Resources annual general meeting

Melbourne - Motopia annual general meeting

FRIDAY, December 7

Sydney - ABS international trade in goods and services for October

Sydney - Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association Australian Performance of Construction Index (Australian PCI)

Sydney - AOFM to issue $600 million of June 2016 bonds

Melbourne - Myer Holdings annual general meeting

Sydney - Washington H. Soul Pattinson annual general meeting

Melbourne - Committee for Economic Development of Australia seminar, Superannuation: Where is Australia headed? speakers include Financial Services Council chief executive John Brogden

Hong Kong - Astron Corporation annual general meeting

Melbourne - BKM Management annual general meeting

Sydney - BT Investment Management annual general meeting

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