National Public Holidays in Australia

Find out when the Australian public holidays fall throughout the year...

Public holidays in Australia are defined on a state/territory basis. Most public holidays are common to each state, although some holidays are specific to one or more states.

Holidays that occur on a weekend are generally moved to the following Monday, although this may vary according to the state or the holiday.

Public holidays 2016

1st January - New Years Day

26th January - Australia Day

25th March - Good Friday

28th March - Easter Monday

25th April - ANZAC Day

25th December - Christmas Day

26th December - Boxing Day