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Australia Public Holidays 2025

This page contains a calendar of all 2025 public holidays for Australia. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

1 JanWedNew Year's Day National
8 JanWedDevonport Cup TAS
27 JanMonAustralia Day Holiday National
10 FebMonRoyal Hobart Regatta TAS
26 FebWedLaunceston Cup TAS
3 MarMonLabour Day WA
4 MarTueKing Island Show TAS
10 MarMonLabour Day VIC
10 MarMonCanberra Day ACT
10 MarMonAdelaide Cup Day SA
10 MarMonEight Hours Day TAS
18 AprFriGood Friday National
19 AprSatDay following Good Friday National except TAS & WA
20 AprSunEaster Sunday National except NT, SA & TAS
21 AprMonEaster Monday National
22 AprTueEaster Tuesday * TAS
25 AprFriAnzac Day National
5 MayMonLabour Day QLD
5 MayMonMay Day NT
2 JunMonWestern Australia Day WA
2 JunMonReconciliation Day ACT
9 JunMonKing's Birthday National except QLD & WA
4 JulFriAlice Springs Show Day NT
11 JulFriTennant Creek Show Day NT
18 JulFriKatherine Show Day NT
25 JulFriDarwin Show Day NT
4 AugMonPicnic Day NT
13 AugWedEkka Wednesday * QLD
15 AugFriBorroloola Show Day NT
TBA AFL Grand Final Friday VIC
29 SepMonKing's Birthday WA
3 OctFriBurnie Show TAS
6 OctMonLabour Day ACT, NSW & SA
6 OctMonKing's Birthday QLD
9 OctThuRoyal Launceston Show TAS
17 OctFriFlinders Island Show TAS
23 OctThuRoyal Hobart Show TAS
3 NovMonRecreation Day TAS
4 NovTueMelbourne Cup Day * VIC
28 NovFriDevonport Show TAS
24 DecWedChristmas Eve * NT, QLD & SA
25 DecThuChristmas Day National
26 DecFriBoxing Day National except SA
26 DecFriProclamation Day SA
31 DecWedNew Year's Eve * NT & SA
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— South Australia and Northern Territory have a part-day public holiday for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve from 7 pm to 12 midnight.
— Queensland has a part-day public holiday for Christmas Eve from 6 pm to midnight.
— Easter Tuesday is a restricted public holiday in Tasmania. Observed by some awards/agreements and the State Public Service. To check award ring Fair Work Infoline on 131394.
— Ekka Wednesday is observed in Brisbane area only.
— Melbourne Cup Day is observed in all of Victoria unless alternate local holiday has been arranged by non-metro council.

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New South WalesTasmania
Northern TerritoryVictoria
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