Top events in Queensland

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,...

May
03

Growing from a small half day event in the 1990s to a huge three day Buddha Birthday celebration, attracting 1.5 million to the Parklands each May...

July
18

The Cairns Show is three days of fun-packed entertainment as well as a showcase for local businesses. It is the largest regional show in Australia...

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.

2017

May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2017
August
16
People's Day at the Brisbane Royal Queensland Show
Start date:
16 August 2017
October
02
Queen's Birthday Celebrations
Start date:
2 October 2017
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