Top events in Australia

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...

June
22

Foodies delight. Here you’ll see the best of Perth and Western Australian produce. Taste chocolate, cheese and wine, see celebrity chefs in action...

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.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
January
26
Australia Day
Start date:
26 January 2016
March
25
Good Friday
Start date:
25 March 2016
March
26
Holy Saturday
Start date:
26 March 2016

Except Tasmania.

March
28
Easter Monday
Start date:
28 March 2016
April
25
ANZAC Day
Start date:
25 April 2016
June
13
Queen's Birthday Celebrations
Start date:
13 June 2016
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2016
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2016
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