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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.

You can download the public holiday dataset from data.gov.au.

Australian Capital Territory

2021

  • Fri1Jan
    New Year's Day
  • Tue26Jan
    Australia Day
  • Mon8Mar
    Canberra Day
  • Fri2Apr
    Good Friday
  • Sat3Apr
    Easter Saturday
  • Sun4Apr
    Easter Sunday
  • Mon5Apr
    Easter Monday
  • Sun25Apr
    Anzac Day
  • Mon26Apr
    Declared public holiday As 25 April (ANZAC Day) falls on a Sunday in 2021, the following Monday is observed as a public holiday.
  • Mon31May
    Reconciliation Day
  • Mon14Jun
    Queen's Birthday
  • Mon4Oct
    Labour Day
  • Sat25Dec
    Christmas Day
  • Sun26Dec
    Boxing Day
  • Mon27Dec
    Christmas Day (Additional day)
  • Tue28Dec
    Boxing Day (Additional day)

New South Wales

2021

  • Fri1Jan
    New Year's Day
  • Tue26Jan
    Australia Day
  • Fri2Apr
    Good Friday
  • Sat3Apr
    Easter Saturday
  • Sun4Apr
    Easter Sunday
  • Mon5Apr
    Easter Monday
  • Sun25Apr
    Anzac Day
  • Mon14Jun
    Queen's Birthday
  • Mon2Aug
    Bank Holiday
  • Mon4Oct
    Labour Day
  • Sat25Dec
    Christmas Day
  • Sun26Dec
    Boxing Day
  • Mon27Dec
    Christmas Day (Additional day)
  • Tue28Dec
    Boxing Day (Additional day)

Northern Territory

2021

  • Fri1Jan
    New Year's Day
  • Tue26Jan
    Australia Day
  • Fri2Apr
    Good Friday
  • Sat3Apr
    Easter Saturday
  • Mon5Apr
    Easter Monday
  • Mon26Apr
    Anzac Day
  • Mon3May
    May Day
  • Mon14Jun
    Queen's Birthday
  • Mon2Aug
    Picnic Day
  • Fri24Dec
    Christmas Eve Part-day holiday 7pm to midnight.
  • Sat25Dec
    Christmas Day
  • Sun26Dec
    Boxing Day
  • Mon27Dec
    Christmas Day (Additional day)
  • Tue28Dec
    Boxing Day (Additional day)
  • Thu31Dec
    New Year's Eve Part-day holiday 7pm to midnight.

Queensland

2021

  • Fri1Jan
    New Year's Day
  • Tue26Jan
    Australia Day
  • Fri2Apr
    Good Friday
  • Sat3Apr
    The day after Good Friday
  • Sun4Apr
    Easter Sunday
  • Mon5Apr
    Easter Monday
  • Mon26Apr
    Anzac Day
  • Mon3May
    Labour Day
  • Wed11Aug
    Royal Queensland Show Brisbane area only.
  • Mon4Oct
    Queen's Birthday
  • Fri24Dec
    Christmas Eve Part-day holiday 6pm to midnight.
  • Sat25Dec
    Christmas Day
  • Sun26Dec
    Boxing Day
  • Mon27Dec
    Christmas Day (Additional day)
  • Tue28Dec
    Boxing Day (Additional day)

South Australia

2021

  • Fri1Jan
    New Year's Day
  • Tue26Jan
    Australia Day
  • Mon8Mar
    Adelaide Cup Day
  • Fri2Apr
    Good Friday
  • Sat3Apr
    Easter Saturday
  • Mon5Apr
    Easter Monday
  • Mon26Apr
    Anzac Day
  • Mon14Jun
    Queen's Birthday
  • Mon4Oct
    Labour Day
  • Fri24Dec
    Christmas Eve Part-day public holiday (7pm to midnight).
  • Sat25Dec
    Christmas Day
  • Sun26Dec
    Boxing Day / Proclamation Day
  • Mon27Dec
    Christmas Day (Additional day)
  • Tue28Dec
    Boxing Day / Proclamation Day (Additional day)
  • Thu31Dec
    New Year's Eve Part-day public holiday (7pm to midnight).

Tasmania

2021

  • Fri1Jan
    New Year's Day
  • Tue26Jan
    Australia Day
  • Mon8Mar
    Eight Hours Day
  • Fri2Apr
    Good Friday
  • Mon5Apr
    Easter Monday
  • Tue6Apr
    Easter Tuesday
  • Sun25Apr
    Anzac Day
  • Mon14Jun
    Queen's Birthday
  • Sat25Dec
    Christmas Day
  • Sun26Dec
    Boxing Day
  • Mon27Dec
    Christmas Day (Additional day)
  • Sun28Dec
    Boxing Day (Additional day)

Victoria

2021

  • Fri1Jan
    New Year's Day
  • Tue26Jan
    Australia Day
  • Mon8Mar
    Labour Day
  • Fri2Apr
    Good Friday
  • Sat3Apr
    Saturday before Easter Sunday
  • Sun4Apr
    Easter Sunday
  • Mon5Apr
    Easter Monday
  • Sun25Apr
    Anzac Day Anzac Day is commemorated on the day it falls. There is no replacement holiday when Anzac Day falls on a weekend.
  • Mon14Jun
    Queen's Birthday
  • Fri24Sep
    Friday before AFL Grand Final Subject AFL schedule. Typically falls on the last Friday of September.
  • Tue2Nov
    Melbourne Cup
  • Sat25Dec
    Christmas Day
  • Sun26Dec
    Boxing Day
  • Mon27Dec
    Christmas Day (Additional day)
  • Tue28Dec
    Boxing Day (Additional day)

Western Australia

2021