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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.
 
whole Australianext public holiday is December 25th: Christmas Day (valid within whole Australia)

 
 
 
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NAMEVARIABLE DAYIN YEAR 2021IN YEAR 2022VALID 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 1stMarch 7thTasmaniaTasmania
Labour Dayfirst Monday in MarchMarch 1stMarch 7thWestern AustraliaWestern Australia
Labour Daysecond Monday in MarchMarch 8thMarch 14thVictoriaVictoria
Good Fridaytwo days before Easter SundayMarch 26thApril 15thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Easter SundayEaster SundayMarch 28thApril 17thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Easter Mondayone day after Easter SundayMarch 29thApril 18thwhole Australiawhole Australia
Bank holidayfirst Tuesday after Easter SundayMarch 30thApril 19thTasmaniaTasmania
Anzac Day-April 25thApril 25thwhole Australiawhole Australia
May Dayfirst Monday in MayMay 3rdMay 2ndNorthern TerritoryNorthern Territory
Labour Dayfirst Monday in MayMay 3rdMay 2ndQueenslandQueensland
Foundation Dayfirst Monday in JuneJune 7thJune 6thWestern AustraliaWestern Australia
Queen's Birthdaysecond Monday in JuneJune 14thJune 13thwhole Australia except Western Australiawhole Australia except Western Australia
Bank holidayfirst Monday in AugustAugust 2ndAugust 1stAustralian Capital Territory, New South WalesAustralian Capital Territory, New South WalesAustralian Capital Territory, New South Wales
Picnic Dayfirst Monday in AugustAugust 2ndAugust 1stNorthern TerritoryNorthern Territory
Queen's Birthdaylast Monday in SeptemberSeptember 27thSeptember 26thWestern AustraliaWestern Australia
Labour Dayfirst Monday in OctoberOctober 4thOctober 3rdAustralian 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 28thDecember 27thSouth AustraliaSouth Australia