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    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.