Australia Holidays in 2022

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

Yom Kippur

Black Friday

Cyber Monday

Winter Solstice


Blue Monday

Ash Wednesday