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Public holidays

 

Our National Public Holidays are New Year's Day, Australia Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Anzac Day, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

All other public holidays such as Queen's Birthday and Labour Day are individually declared by the state and territory governments.

Australian Capital Territory

2017

    2018

    • Mon1Oct
      Labour Day
    • Mon8Oct
      Family and Community Day
    • Tue25Dec
      Christmas Day
    • Wed26Dec
      Boxing Day

    New South Wales

    2017

      2018

      • Mon1Oct
        Labour Day
      • Tue25Dec
        Christmas Day
      • Wed26Dec
        Boxing Day

      Northern Territory

      2017

        2018

        • Mon6Aug
          Picnic Day
        • Mon24Dec
          Christmas Eve 7pm - midnight
        • Tue25Dec
          Christmas Day
        • Wed26Dec
          Boxing day
        • Mon31Dec
          New Year's Eve 7pm to midnight

        Queensland

        2017

          2018

          • Mon1Oct
            Queen's Birthday
          • Tue25Dec
            Christmas Day
          • Wed26Dec
            Boxing Day

          South Australia

          2017

            2018

            • Mon1Oct
              Labour Day
            • Mon24Dec
              Christmas Eve A part-day public holiday from 7pm to 12 midnight.
            • Tue25Dec
              Christmas Day
            • Wed26Dec
              Proclamation Day
            • Mon31Dec
              New Year's Eve A part-day public holiday from 7pm to 12 midnight.

            Tasmania

            2017

              2018

              • Tue25Dec
                Christmas Day
              • Wed26Dec
                Boxing Day

              Victoria

              2017

                2018

                • Tue6Nov
                  Melbourne Cup A public holiday across all of Victoria unless alternate local holiday has been arranged by non-metro council.
                • Tue25Dec
                  Christmas Day
                • Wed26Dec
                  Boxing Day

                Western Australia

                2017

                2018

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