Scarborough Beach, Western Australia
Australia celebrates a number of public holidays throughout the year when banks, offices and some shops are closed. If you are planning to travel to Australia during these peak periods it's wise to book interstate flights, tours and accommodation well in advance, to avoid missing out.
Our National Public Holidays are New Year's Day, Australia Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Anzac Day, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
National Public Holidays
Friday 1 January: New Year's Day
Tuesday 26 January: Australia Day
Friday 25 March: Good Friday
Saturday 26 March: Easter Saturday
Monday 28 March: Easter Monday
Monday 25 April: Anzac Day
Sunday 25 December: Christmas Day
Monday 26 December: Boxing Day
Tuesday 27 December*: Additional Day
*Additional public holiday as Christmas Day falls on a weekend.