Top events in Queensland

August
01

Each year thousands of visitors flock to the Ambiwerra sports ground at Corinda to enjoy the many delights of the Ambiwerra Festival. One of...

August
04

With a choice of distances to run or walk, the main Mizuno Brisbane marathon is a 42km (26 miles) course that extends mostly along the river’s...

August
08

The Royal Queensland Show (or 'Ekka') is the largest annual event in Queensland, and attracts over than 600,000 visitors each year. Ekka is where...

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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