Public Holidays 2025

Australia Public Holidays 2025

This page contains a calendar of all 2025 public holidays for Australia. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Date Day Holiday States
1 Jan Wed New Year’s Day National
8 Jan Wed Devonport Cup TAS
27 Jan Mon Australia Day Holiday National
10 Feb Mon Royal Hobart Regatta TAS
26 Feb Wed Launceston Cup TAS
3 Mar Mon Labour Day WA
4 Mar Tue King Island Show TAS
10 Mar Mon Labour Day VIC
10 Mar Mon Canberra Day ACT
10 Mar Mon Adelaide Cup Day SA
10 Mar Mon Eight Hours Day TAS
18 Apr Fri Good Friday National
19 Apr Sat Day following Good Friday National except TAS & WA
20 Apr Sun Easter Sunday National except NT, SA & TAS
21 Apr Mon Easter Monday National
22 Apr Tue Easter Tuesday * TAS
25 Apr Fri Anzac Day National
5 May Mon Labour Day QLD
5 May Mon May Day NT
2 Jun Mon Western Australia Day WA
2 Jun Mon Reconciliation Day ACT
9 Jun Mon King’s Birthday National except QLD & WA
4 Jul Fri Alice Springs Show Day NT
11 Jul Fri Tennant Creek Show Day NT
18 Jul Fri Katherine Show Day NT
25 Jul Fri Darwin Show Day NT
4 Aug Mon Picnic Day NT
13 Aug Wed Ekka Wednesday * QLD
15 Aug Fri Borroloola Show Day NT
TBA   AFL Grand Final Friday VIC
29 Sep Mon King’s Birthday WA
3 Oct Fri Burnie Show TAS
6 Oct Mon Labour Day ACT, NSW & SA
6 Oct Mon King’s Birthday QLD
9 Oct Thu Royal Launceston Show TAS
17 Oct Fri Flinders Island Show TAS
23 Oct Thu Royal Hobart Show TAS
3 Nov Mon Recreation Day TAS
4 Nov Tue Melbourne Cup Day * VIC
28 Nov Fri Devonport Show TAS
24 Dec Wed Christmas Eve * NT, QLD & SA
25 Dec Thu Christmas Day National
26 Dec Fri Boxing Day National except SA
26 Dec Fri Proclamation Day SA
31 Dec Wed New Year’s Eve * NT & SA
The dates in this table are from multiple sources. Please choose your state below to view original source.

— South Australia and Northern Territory have a part-day public holiday for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve from 7 pm to 12 midnight.
— Queensland has a part-day public holiday for Christmas Eve from 6 pm to midnight.
— Easter Tuesday is a restricted public holiday in Tasmania. Observed by some awards/agreements and the State Public Service. To check award ring Fair Work Infoline on 131394.
— Ekka Wednesday is observed in Brisbane area only.
— Melbourne Cup Day is observed in all of Victoria unless alternate local holiday has been arranged by non-metro council.

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