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In addition to Easter there are six public holidays valid within whole Australia (see shadowed lines). Many other public holidays are valid only within certain states/territories or even only parts of them. Least ones are not shown here.
The date used for ascertaining the next public holiday is based on GMT. Daylight saving time is not taken into account due to the time difference to Australia.
 
Australian Capital Territory, New South WalesAustralian Capital Territory, New South Walesnext public holiday is August 5th: Bank holiday (valid within Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales)
Northern Territorynext public holiday is August 5th: Picnic Day (valid within Northern Territory)

 
 
 
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NAMEVARIABLE DAYIN YEAR 2019IN YEAR 2020VALID WITHIN
New Year's Day-January 1stJanuary 1stwhole Australiawhole Australia
Australia Day-January 26thJanuary 26thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Regatta Day-February 14thFebruary 14thTasmaniaTasmania
Eight Hours Dayfirst Monday in MarchMarch 4thMarch 2ndTasmaniaTasmania
Labour Dayfirst Monday in MarchMarch 4thMarch 2ndWestern AustraliaWestern Australia
Labour Daysecond Monday in MarchMarch 11thMarch 9thVictoriaVictoria
Good Fridaytwo days before Easter SundayApril 19thApril 10thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Easter SundayEaster SundayApril 21stApril 12thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Easter Mondayone day after Easter SundayApril 22ndApril 13thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Bank holidayfirst Tuesday after Easter SundayApril 23rdApril 14thTasmaniaTasmania
Anzac Day-April 25thApril 25thwhole Australiawhole Australia
May Dayfirst Monday in MayMay 6thMay 4thNorthern TerritoryNorthern Territory
Labour Dayfirst Monday in MayMay 6thMay 4thQueenslandQueensland
Foundation Dayfirst Monday in JuneJune 3rdJune 1stWestern AustraliaWestern Australia
Queen's Birthdaysecond Monday in JuneJune 10thJune 8thwhole Australia except Western Australiawhole Australia except Western Australia
Bank holidayfirst Monday in AugustAugust 5thAugust 3rdAustralian Capital Territory, New South WalesAustralian Capital Territory, New South WalesAustralian Capital Territory, New South Wales
Picnic Dayfirst Monday in AugustAugust 5thAugust 3rdNorthern TerritoryNorthern Territory
Queen's Birthdaylast Monday in SeptemberSeptember 30thSeptember 28thWestern AustraliaWestern Australia
Labour Dayfirst Monday in OctoberOctober 7thOctober 5thAustralian Capital Territory, New South Wales, South AustraliaAustralian Capital Territory, New South Wales, South AustraliaAustralian Capital Territory, New South Wales, South AustraliaAustralian Capital Territory, New South Wales, South Australia
Christmas Day-December 25thDecember 25thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Boxing Day-December 26thDecember 26thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Proclamation Daylast Tuesday in DecemberDecember 31stDecember 29thSouth AustraliaSouth Australia