Top events in Australia

November
03

The Pan Pacific Masters Games (previously known as the Asia Pacific Masters Games) have been held on the Gold Coast every two years since 1998....

November
23

Bicycle Network Victoria is organising a classic cycling holiday along the world famous Great Ocean Road to celebrate the 30th RACV Great...

December
27

The Dreaming Festival held in Woodford, north of Brisbane is a large-scale celebration of indigenous culture, both from Australia and overseas....

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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