Top events in Queensland

January
26

First held in 1982, each year Brisbane's Story Bridge Hotel celebrates Australia Day with the Cockroach Racing World Championship. More about the...

February
10

The biggest celebration of the year in the Chinese calendar, Chinese New Year is a huge party and a great time to visit Brisbane's Chinatown. The...

May
01

A mammoth street party equipped with 20 food outlets serving the finest marine cuisine and a range of bands and DJs to conduct the party vibe,...

Queensland Public Holidays

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

Public holiday note

In addition, Queensland observes all the Public Holidays observed nationwide.

2014

May
05
Labour Day
Start date:
5 May 2014
August
13
People's Day at the Brisbane Royal Queensland Show
Start date:
13 August 2014

Regional observation only (Brisbane metropolitan area).

October
06
Queen's Birthday Celebrations
Start date:
6 October 2014

2015

May
04
Labour Day
Start date:
4 May 2015
August
06
People's Day at the Brisbane Royal Queensland Show
Start date:
6 August 2015

Regional observation only (Brisbane metropolitan area).

October
05
Queen's Birthday Celebrations
Start date:
5 October 2015
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