Australia Holidays in 2018

Holiday dateHoliday nameSpecific LocationHoliday Type
Mon, January 1 New Year's DayNational Holiday
Sat, January 6 EpiphanyChristian
Sun, January 7 Orthodox Christmas DayOrthodox
Sun, January 14 Orthodox New YearOrthodox
Fri, January 26 Australia DayNational Holiday
Wed, January 31 Tu B'Shevat (Arbor Day)Jewish Holiday
Mon, February 12 Royal Hobart Regatta TasmaniaState Holiday
Tue, February 13 Carnival/Shrove TuesdayChristian
Wed, February 14 Valentine's DayObservance
Wed, February 14 Ash WednesdayChristian
Fri, February 16 Chinese New YearObservance
Thu, March 1 PurimJewish Holiday
Mon, March 5 Labour Day Western australiaCommon State Holiday
Mon, March 12 Labour Day VictoriaCommon State Holiday
Mon, March 12 Eight Hours Day TasmaniaCommon State Holiday
Mon, March 12 Adelaide Cup South australiaState Holiday
Mon, March 12 Canberra Day Australian capital territoryState Holiday
Sat, March 17 St Patrick's DayObservance
Tue, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Wed, March 21 Harmony DayObservance
Sun, March 25 Palm SundayChristian
Thu, March 29 Maundy ThursdayChristian
Fri, March 30 Good FridayNational Holiday
Sat, March 31 First day of PassoverJewish Holiday
Sat, March 31 Daylight Saving Time endsClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sat, March 31 Holy Saturday All except tas , waCommon State Holiday
Sun, April 1 Easter Day AllObservance
Mon, April 2 Easter MondayNational Holiday
Tue, April 3 Easter Tuesday TasmaniaState Holiday
Fri, April 6 Orthodox Good FridayOrthodox
Sat, April 7 Last day of PassoverJewish Holiday
Sat, April 7 Orthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox
Sun, April 8 Orthodox EasterOrthodox
Mon, April 9 Orthodox Easter MondayOrthodox
Wed, April 11 Yom HaShoahJewish Holiday
Fri, April 13 Isra and Mi'rajMuslim
Thu, April 19 Yom HaAtzmautJewish Holiday
Wed, April 25 ANZAC Day AllNational Holiday
Thu, May 3 Lag B'OmerJewish Holiday
Mon, May 7 May Day Northern territory, queenslandCommon State Holiday
Thu, May 10 Ascension DayChristian
Sun, May 13 Mother's DayObservance
Wed, May 16 Ramadan beginsMuslim
Sun, May 20 PentecostChristian
Sun, May 20 ShavuotJewish Holiday
Mon, May 21 Whit MondayChristian
Sat, May 26 National Sorry DayObservance
Sun, May 27 Trinity SundayChristian
Thu, May 31 Corpus ChristiChristian
Mon, June 4 Western Australia Day Western australiaCommon State Holiday
Wed, June 6 Queensland DayLocal Observance
Sun, June 10 Laylat al-Qadr (Night of Destiny)Muslim
Mon, June 11 Queen's Birthday All except qld , waCommon State Holiday
Fri, June 15 Eid-al-FitrMuslim
Thu, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Sun, July 1 First Day of NAIDOC WeekObservance
Sun, July 22 Tisha B'AvJewish Holiday
Mon, August 6 New South Wales Bank Holiday New south walesState Holiday
Mon, August 6 Northern Territory Picnic Day Northern territoryState Holiday
Wed, August 15 Assumption of MaryChristian
Wed, August 15 Royal National Agricultural Show Day Queensland QueenslandState Holiday
Wed, August 22 Eid-al-AdhaMuslim
Sun, September 2 Father's DayObservance
Mon, September 10 Rosh HashanaJewish Holiday
Wed, September 12 Muharram/Islamic New YearMuslim
Wed, September 19 Yom KippurJewish Holiday
Sun, September 23 September equinoxSeason
Mon, September 24 First day of SukkotJewish Holiday
Mon, September 24 Family & Community Day Australian capital territoryState Holiday
Sun, September 30 Last day of SukkotJewish Holiday
Mon, October 1 Shmini AtzeretJewish Holiday
Mon, October 1 Queen's Birthday QueenslandCommon State Holiday
Mon, October 1 Labour Day Act , nsw , saCommon State Holiday
Tue, October 2 Simchat TorahJewish Holiday
Thu, October 4 Feast of St Francis of AssisiChristian
Sat, October 6 Daylight Saving Time startsClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Wed, October 31 HalloweenObservance
Thu, November 1 All Saints' DayChristian
Fri, November 2 All Souls' DayChristian
Mon, November 5 Recreation Day TasmaniaState Holiday
Tue, November 6 Melbourne Cup Day VictoriaState Holiday
Wed, November 7 Diwali/DeepavaliObservance
Sun, November 11 Remembrance DayObservance
Wed, November 21 Prophet's BirthdayMuslim
Sun, December 2 First Sunday of AdventObservance
Mon, December 3 First Day of HanukkahJewish Holiday
Sat, December 8 Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian
Mon, December 10 Last day of HanukkahJewish Holiday
Fri, December 21 December SolsticeSeason
Mon, December 24 Christmas EveObservance
Tue, December 25 Christmas DayNational Holiday
Wed, December 26 Boxing DayNational Holiday
Mon, December 31 New Year's EveObservance

Father’s Day

Labor Day

Grandparents Day