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Australian Capital Territory Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Australian Capital Territory. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanMonNew Year's Day
26 JanFriAustralia Day
12 MarMonCanberra Day
30 MarFriGood Friday
31 MarSatDay following Good Friday
1 AprSunEaster Sunday
2 AprMonEaster Monday
25 AprWedAnzac Day
28 MayMonReconciliation Day
11 JunMonQueen's Birthday
1 OctMonLabour Day
25 DecTueChristmas Day
26 DecWedBoxing Day

Visit act.gov.au for the original release.

Australian Capital Territory public holidays in 2018 give a unique chance to learn of the nation’s – and of Canberra’s – history and to relax and enjoy nature at area parks and gardens.

Public holiday weekends include: Canberra Day, March 12th, which falls on a Monday; Family and Community Day, September 24th, which is on a Monday as always; and Christmas, which will be on a Tuesday in 2018, with Boxing Day on the following Wednesday. By taking off Christmas Eve for annual leave, you will create for yourself a five-day window for a holiday getaway.

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