Northern Territory Public Holidays 2017Today – 30 May 2017 – is not a holiday in Northern Territory.
This page contains a calendar of all 2017 public holidays for Northern Territory. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.
|1 Jan||Sun||New Year's Day|
|2 Jan||Mon||New Year Holiday|
|26 Jan||Thu||Australia Day|
|14 Apr||Fri||Good Friday|
|15 Apr||Sat||Easter Saturday|
|17 Apr||Mon||Easter Monday|
|25 Apr||Tue||Anzac Day|
|1 May||Mon||May Day|
|12 Jun||Mon||Queen's Birthday|
|30 Jun||Fri||Borroloola Show Day|
|7 Jul||Fri||Alice Springs Show Day|
|14 Jul||Fri||Tennant Creek Show Day|
|21 Jul||Fri||Katherine Show Day|
|28 Jul||Fri||Darwin Show Day|
|7 Aug||Mon||Picnic Day|
|25 Dec||Mon||Christmas Day|
|26 Dec||Tue||Boxing Day|
Visit nt.gov.au for the original release.
In the Northern Territory, public holidays are determined by statutes, employment agreements and the newly-enacted Australian awards program. Workers in the Northern Territory are entitled to 11 paid holidays per year.
If a public holiday falls on a weekend, a replacement or substitute holiday is granted on the first working day of the following week, usually a Monday, If an employee is required to work on a public holiday, compensation is paid at a rate equal to two and one-half times the normal salary. This is referred to as a “penalty rate.” In the event a public holiday falls during a worker’s designated annual leave, replacement days are credited.
Gregory National Park
Located in the heart of the Northern Territory's wilderness, Gregory National Park or known also as Judbarra is an amazing natural wonder.
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