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Victoria Public Holidays 2018

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

1 JanMonNew Year's Day
26 JanFriAustralia Day
12 MarMonLabour Day
30 MarFriGood Friday
31 MarSatDay following Good Friday
1 AprSunEaster Sunday
2 AprMonEaster Monday
25 AprWedAnzac Day
11 JunMonQueen's Birthday
28 SepFriAFL Grand Final Friday
6 NovTueMelbourne Cup Day *
25 DecTueChristmas Day
26 DecWedBoxing Day
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Note: Melbourne Cup Day is observed in all of Victoria unless alternate local holiday has been arranged by non-metro council.

Victoria public holidays in 2018 provide a convenient time to visit the state and explore its natural and historic tourist sites, both in Melbourne and in the surrounding countryside. Scenic sea shores, lush vineyards, tropical rain forests, snow-capped mountains, and more await the traveller.