Top events in Australia

April
25

Initially created to commemorate the Australia and New Zealand troops who lost their lives at Gallipoli in 1915, Anzac Day is marked by a national...

May
17

Four days of superb cuisine, fine wines and fabulous foodie events featuring more than 200 top Australian as well as International food and wine...

June
14

With the annual Hamilton Island Cup, the island plays host to one of the world's largest canoe regattas. Teams come from all over the world...

Australia Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

Nationwide holidays only. If these dates fall on the weekend, a day may be given in lieu. Additional holidays are observed by individual states - see individual state sections for details.

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
January
26
Australia Day
Start date:
26 January 2014
April
18
Good Friday
Start date:
18 April 2014
April
19
Holy Saturday
Start date:
19 April 2014

Except Tasmania.

April
21
Easter Monday
Start date:
21 April 2014
April
25
ANZAC Day
Start date:
25 April 2014
June
09
Queen's Birthday Celebrations
Start date:
9 June 2014
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2014
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2014

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
January
26
Australia Day
Start date:
26 January 2015
April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
April
04
Holy Saturday
Start date:
4 April 2015

Except Tasmania.

April
06
Easter Monday
Start date:
6 April 2015
April
25
ANZAC Day
Start date:
25 April 2015
June
08
Queen's Birthday Celebrations
Start date:
8 June 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2015
Edited by Jane Duru
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