PUBLIC HOLIDAYS BY STATE

2014 ACT Public Holidays         

New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 27 January*

Canberra Day     Monday 10 March

Good Friday       Friday 18 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 19 April

Easter Monday Monday 21 April

Anzac Day           Friday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 9 June

Family & Community Day             Monday 29 September

Labour Day         Monday 6 October

Christmas Day   Thursday 25 December

Boxing Day          Friday 26 December

*When Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday is declared the public holiday.               

**Substitute for Saturday 26 December.  

2015 ACT Public Holidays 

New Year's Day Thursday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 26 January

Canberra Day     Monday 9 March

Good Friday       Friday 3 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 4 April

Easter Monday Monday 6 April

Anzac Day           Saturday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 8 June

Family & Community Day             Monday 28 September

Labour Day         Monday 5 October

Christmas Day   Friday 25 December

Boxing Day          Monday 28 December**

*When Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday is declared the public holiday.               

**Substitute for Saturday 26 December.              

2014 NSW PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 27 January*

Good Friday       Friday 18 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 19 April

Easter Sunday   Sunday 20 April

Easter Monday Monday 21 April

Anzac Day           Friday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 9 June

Labour Day         Monday 6 October

Christmas Day   Thursday 25 December

Boxing Day          Friday 26 December

*When Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday is declared the public holiday.               

**When 26 December (Boxing Day) falls on a Saturday, there is to be an additional public holiday on the following Monday.              

2015 NSW PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Thursday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 26 January

Good Friday       Friday 3 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 4 April

Easter Sunday   Sunday 5 April

Easter Monday Monday 6 April

Anzac Day           Saturday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 8 June

Labour Day         Monday 5 October

Christmas Day   Friday 25 December

Boxing Day          Saturday 26 December

Additional Day   Monday 28 December**

*When Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday is declared the public holiday.               

**When 26 December (Boxing Day) falls on a Saturday, there is to be an additional public holiday on the following Monday.              

2014 NORTHERN TERRITORY PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 27 January*

Good Friday       Friday 18 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 19 April

Easter Monday Monday 21 April

Anzac Day           Friday 25 April

May Day              Monday 5 May

Queen's Birthday             Monday 9 June

Picnic Day            Monday 4 August

Christmas Day   Thursday 25 December

Boxing Day          Friday 26 December

*When Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday is declared the public holiday.                

**When Boxing Day falls on a Saturday, the following Monday is declared the public holiday.      

2015 NORTHERN TERRITORY PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Thursday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 26 January

Good Friday       Friday 3 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 4 April

Easter Monday Monday 6 April

Anzac Day           Saturday 25 April

May Day              Monday 4 May

Queen's Birthday             Monday 8 June

Picnic Day            Monday 3 August

Christmas Day   Friday 25 December

Boxing Day          Monday 28 December**

2014 QUEENSLAND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 27 January*

Good Friday       Friday 18 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 19 April

Easter Monday Monday 21 April

Anzac Day           Friday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 9 June

Labour Day         Monday 6 October

G20 Leaders' Summit 2014           Friday 14 November

(Brisbane area only)      

Christmas Day   Thursday 25 December

Boxing Day          Friday 26 December

               

              

2015 QUEENSLAND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Thursday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 26 January

Good Friday       Friday 3 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 4 April

Easter Monday Monday 6 April

Anzac Day           Saturday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 8 June

Labour Day         Monday 5 October

G20 Leaders' Summit 2014          

(Brisbane area only)      

Christmas Day   Friday 25 December

Boxing Day          Saturday 26 December

                Monday 28 December

*When Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday is declared the public holiday.  

2014 SOUTH AUSTRALIAN PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 27 January*

March public holiday      Monday 10 March

Good Friday       Friday 18 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 19 April

Easter Monday Monday 21 April

Anzac Day           Friday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 9 June

Labour Day         Monday 6 October

Christmas Eve    Wednesday 24 December**

Christmas Day   Thursday 25 December

Proclamation Day             Friday 26 December

New Year's Eve Wednesday 31 December****

 

2015 SOUTH AUSTRALIAN PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Thursday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 26 January

March public holiday      Monday 9 March

Good Friday       Friday 3 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 4 April

Easter Monday Monday 6 April

Anzac Day           Saturday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 8 June

Labour Day         Monday 5 October

Christmas Eve    Thursday 24 December**

Christmas Day   Friday 25 December

Proclamation Day             Monday 28 December***

New Year's Eve Thursday 31 December****

*If 26 January falls on a Saturday the public holiday transfers to the following Monday; if 26 January falls on a Sunday, that day and the following Monday will be public holidays.          

**24 December - in South Australia is a part-day public holiday from 7pm to 12 midnight.             

***26 December - in South Australia if that date falls on a Saturday the public holiday transfers to the following Monday.             

****31 December - in South Australia is a part-day public holiday from 7pm to 12 midnight.         

2014 TASMANIAN PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 27 January*

Eight Hours Day Monday 10 March

Good Friday       Friday 18 April

Easter Monday Monday 21 April

Easter Tuesday Tuesday 22 April**

Anzac Day           Friday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 9 June

Christmas Day   Thursday 25 December

Boxing Day          Friday 26 December

 

 

2015 TASMANIAN PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Thursday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 26 January

Eight Hours Day Monday 9 March

Good Friday       Friday 3 April

Easter Monday Monday 6 April

Easter Tuesday Tuesday 7 April**

Anzac Day           Saturday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 8 June

Christmas Day   Friday 25 December

Boxing Day          Monday 28 December

               

*When 26 January is a Sunday, the following Monday becomes the public holiday.          

**Restricted public holiday in Tasmania.

 

2014 VIC PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 27 January*

Labour Day         Monday 10 March

Good Friday       Friday 18 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 19 April

Easter Monday Monday 21 April

Anzac Day           Friday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 9 June

Melbourne Cup                Tuesday 4 November**

Christmas Day   Thursday 25 December

Boxing Day          Friday 26 December

               

 

2015 VIC PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Thursday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 26 January

Labour Day         Monday 9 March

Good Friday       Friday 3 April

Easter Saturday Saturday 4 April

Easter Monday Monday 6 April

Anzac Day           Saturday 25 April

Queen's Birthday             Monday 8 June

Melbourne Cup                Tuesday 3 November**

Christmas Day   Friday 25 December

Boxing Day          Saturday 26 December

                Monday 28 December***

               

*Substitute for Sunday 26 January.         

** All of Victoria unless alternate local holiday has been arranged by non-metro council.              

***Monday 28 December additional day              

2014 WA PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 27 January

Labour Day         Monday 3 March

Good Friday       Friday 18 April

Easter Monday Monday 21 April

Anzac Day           Friday 25 April   

Western Australia Day   Monday 2 June

Queen's Birthday             Monday 29 September*

Christmas Day   Thursday 25 December

Boxing Day          Friday 26 December

               

*Non-metropolitan local authorities in WA may celebrate the Queen's Birthday Public Holiday on an alternative date; see Regional dates for the Queen's Birthday public holiday.         

2015 WA PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

New Year's Day Thursday 1 January

Australia Day      Monday 26 January

Labour Day         Monday 2 March

Good Friday       Friday 3 April

Easter Monday Monday 6 April

Anzac Day           Saturday 25 April

                Monday 27 April

Western Australia Day   Monday 1 June

Queen's Birthday             Monday 28 September*

Christmas Day   Friday 25 December

Boxing Day          Saturday 26 December

                Monday 28 December

*Non-metropolitan local authorities in WA may celebrate the Queen's Birthday Public Holiday on an alternative date; see Regional dates for the Queen's Birthday public holiday.