Australia Holidays in 2021

Holiday date Holiday name Specific Location Holiday Type
Fri, January 1 New Year's Day National Holiday
Wed, January 6 Epiphany Christian
Thu, January 7 Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox
Thu, January 14 Orthodox New Year Orthodox
Tue, January 26 Australia Day National Holiday
Thu, January 28 Tu B'Shevat (Arbor Day) Jewish Holiday
Mon, February 8 Royal Hobart Regatta Tasmania* State Holiday
Fri, February 12 Chinese New Year Observance
Sun, February 14 Valentine's Day Observance
Tue, February 16 Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Christian
Wed, February 17 Ash Wednesday Christian
Fri, February 26 Purim Jewish Holiday
Mon, March 1 Labour Day Western australia Common State Holiday
Mon, March 8 Labour Day Victoria Common State Holiday
Mon, March 8 Eight Hours Day Tasmania Common State Holiday
Mon, March 8 Adelaide Cup South australia State Holiday
Mon, March 8 Canberra Day Australian capital territory State Holiday
Thu, March 11 Isra and Mi'raj Muslim
Wed, March 17 St. Patrick's Day Observance
Thu, March 18 National Close the Gap Day Observance
Sat, March 20 March Equinox Season
Sun, March 21 Harmony Day Observance
Sun, March 28 Palm Sunday Christian
Sun, March 28 First day of Passover Jewish Holiday
Thu, April 1 Maundy Thursday Christian
Fri, April 2 Good Friday National Holiday
Sat, April 3 Holy Saturday All except Tas, WA Common State Holiday
Sun, April 4 Easter Day ACT, NSW, Qld, Vic State Holiday
Sun, April 4 Last day of Passover Jewish Holiday
Sun, April 4 Daylight Saving Time ends Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Mon, April 5 Easter Monday National Holiday
Tue, April 6 Easter Tuesday Tasmania State Holiday
Wed, April 7 Yom HaShoah Jewish Commemoration
Tue, April 13 Ramadan Start Muslim
Thu, April 15 Yom HaAtzmaut Jewish Holiday
Sun, April 25 ANZAC Day All except NT, WA National Holiday
Mon, April 26 ANZAC Day Northern Territory, Western Australia National Holiday
Fri, April 30 Lag B'Omer Jewish Holiday
Fri, April 30 Orthodox Good Friday Orthodox
Sat, May 1 Orthodox Holy Saturday Orthodox
Sun, May 2 Orthodox Easter Orthodox
Mon, May 3 Orthodox Easter Monday Orthodox
Mon, May 3 May Day Northern territory Common State Holiday
Mon, May 3 Labour Day Queensland Common State Holiday
Sat, May 8 Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Muslim
Sun, May 9 Mother's Day Observance
Thu, May 13 Ascension Day Christian
Thu, May 13 Eid ul Fitr Muslim
Mon, May 17 Shavuot Jewish Holiday
Sun, May 23 Pentecost / Whit Sunday Christian
Mon, May 24 Whit Monday Christian
Wed, May 26 National Sorry Day Observance
Sun, May 30 Trinity Sunday Christian
Mon, May 31 Reconciliation Day Australian capital territory State Holiday
Thu, June 3 Corpus Christi Christian
Sun, June 6 Queensland Day Local Observance
Mon, June 7 Western Australia Day Western australia Common State Holiday
Mon, June 14 Queen's Birthday All except Qld, WA Common State Holiday
Mon, June 21 June Solstice Season
Sun, July 4 First Day of NAIDOC Week Observance
Sun, July 18 Tisha B'Av Jewish Holiday
Tue, July 20 Eid ul Adha Muslim
Mon, August 2 New South Wales Bank Holiday New south wales State Holiday
Mon, August 2 Northern Territory Picnic Day Northern territory State Holiday
Tue, August 10 Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim
Wed, August 11 Royal National Agricultural Show Day Queensland Queensland State Holiday
Sun, August 15 Assumption of Mary Christian
Sun, September 5 Father's Day Observance
Tue, September 7 Rosh Hashana Jewish Holiday
Thu, September 16 Yom Kippur Jewish Holiday
Tue, September 21 First day of Sukkot Jewish Holiday
Thu, September 23 September equinox Season
Mon, September 27 Hoshana Rabbah Jewish Holiday
Mon, September 27 Queen's Birthday Western australia Common State Holiday
Tue, September 28 Shemini Atzeret Jewish Holiday
Wed, September 29 Simchat Torah Jewish Holiday
Sun, October 3 Daylight Saving Time starts Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Mon, October 4 Feast of St Francis of Assisi Christian
Mon, October 4 Queen's Birthday Queensland Common State Holiday
Mon, October 4 Labour Day ACT, NSW, SA Common State Holiday
Tue, October 19 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) Muslim
Sun, October 31 Halloween Observance
Mon, November 1 All Saints' Day Christian
Mon, November 1 Recreation Day Tasmania* State Holiday
Tue, November 2 All Souls' Day Christian
Tue, November 2 Melbourne Cup Day Victoria State Holiday
Thu, November 11 Remembrance Day Observance
Sun, November 28 First Sunday of Advent Observance
Mon, November 29 First Day of Hanukkah Jewish Holiday
Mon, December 6 Last day of Hanukkah Jewish Holiday
Wed, December 8 Feast of the Immaculate Conception Christian
Wed, December 22 December Solstice Season
Fri, December 24 Christmas Eve Observance
Sat, December 25 Christmas Day National Holiday
Sun, December 26 Boxing Day National Holiday
Mon, December 27 Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday All except sa National Holiday
Tue, December 28 Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday National Holiday
Fri, December 31 New Year's Eve Observance

Grandparents Day


Sweetest Day


Guy Fawkes Day

Blue Monday