Holidays in January
1st - New Year's Day
New Year’s celebrations give the Australian population a day off from their works every year.
26th - Australia Day
Australia’s National Day is celebrated on 26th of the opening month but since it fell on Saturday this year, Monday is given off as compensation to it.
9th - Devonport Cup
This regional holiday is observed in Tasmania only
Holidays in February
11th - Royal Hobart Regatta
This is also a regional holiday observed in only Tasmania.
Holidays in March
29th - Good Friday
It is observed on every Friday before Easter Sunday and this year it falls on 29th of March.
4th & 11th - Labour Day
This Labour Day holiday is observed on 4th of March in Western Australia and on 11th of March in Victoria.
11th - Canberra Day
It is a regional holiday being observed in Australian Capital Territory only.
Holidays in April
1st - Easter Monday
It is observed on Monday after Easter Sunday. This year it falls on 1st of April.
25th - ANZAC Day
It is a national holiday being celebrated throughout Australia.
Holidays in May
6th - May Day
It is a regional holiday being observed in Northern Territory.
Holidays in June
3rd - Foundation Day
It is a regional holiday being observed in Western Australia.
10th - Queen's Birthday
Except for Western Australia, this public holiday is celebrated throughout the Australia.
Holidays in August
5th - Picnic Day
Northern Territory celebrates Picnic Day on 5th of August.
5th - Bank Holiday
This bank holiday is observed in New South Wales only.
Holidays in September
30th - Family & Community Day
This regional holiday is subjected to Australian Capital Territory only.
30th - Queen's Birthday
Western Australia celebrates its Queen’s Birthday on 30th September.
Holidays in October
7th - Labour Day
This public holiday is observed in New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia.
Holidays in November
5th - Melbourne Cup Day
This is also a regional holiday being celebrated in Victoria.
Holidays in December
25th - Christmas Day
Christmas celebrations are made on 25th of December every year.
26th - Boxing Day
Typically it will be moved and celebrated on the next weekday if 26 December is a Saturday or Sunday.