Public Holidays in Australia - 2019

  • Dec 25, 2019

    Christmas Day

    Christmas Day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus, the date of which according to tradition took place on 25th December 1 BC. Most countries around the world celebrate this event with a public holiday.

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  • Apr 25, 2019

    Anzac Day

    Anzac Day is commemorated on 25 April and marks the anniversary of the first key military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War.

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  • Apr 22, 2019

    Easter Monday

    Background and History on the Easter Monday holiday observed in many countries and regions on 2 April 2018.

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  • Apr 19, 2019

    Good Friday

    ​​On Friday 30th March 2018, many countries observe Good Friday as a national holiday on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

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  • Jan 28, 2019

    Australia Day

    Read about the dates, history and background of the Australia Day public holiday celebration observed in Australia.

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  • Jan 1, 2019

    New Year's Day

    Background and History on the New Year's Day holiday celebration observed in most countries and regions.

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