We’ve put together a list of all the Public Holidays 2019 so you can plan your holiday.

Public Holidays 2019

Spend more time snorkelling and less time working in 2019. Picture: Archie Sartacom

If you use these wisely you can maximise your time off and minimise your annual leave.

The best state to live in, if you love holidays is Tasmania. The worst? New South Wales.

Australia Public Holidays 2019

New South Wales

Tuesday 1 January – New Year’s Day 

Saturday 26 January – Australia Day 

Monday 28 January – Australia Day public holiday

Friday 19 April – Good Friday 

Saturday 20 April – Easter Saturday 

Sunday 21 April – Easter Sunday 

Monday 22 April – Easter Monday 

Thursday 25 April – Anzac Day 

Monday 10 June Queen’s Birthday 

Monday 7 October – Labour Day 

Wednesday 25 December – Christmas Day 

Thursday 26 December – Boxing Day

Victoria

Tuesday 1 January – New Year’s Day 

Saturday 26 January – Australia Day 

Monday 28 January – Australia Day Public holiday

Monday 11 March – Labour Day

Friday 19 April – Good Friday 

Saturday 20 April – Easter Saturday 

Sunday 21 April – Easter Sunday 

Monday 22 April – Easter Monday 

Thursday 25 April – Anzac Day

Monday 10 June Queen’s Birthday 

Tuesday 5 November – Melbourne Cup Day 

Wednesday 25 December – Christmas Day 

Thursday 26 December – Boxing Day 

Queensland

Tuesday 1 January – New Year’s Day 

Saturday 26 January – Australia Day 

Monday 28 January – Australia Day public holiday

Friday 19 April – Good Friday 

Saturday 20 April – Easter Saturday 

Sunday 21 April – Easter Sunday 

Monday 22 April – Easter Monday 

Thursday 25 April – Anzac Day 

Monday 6 May Labour Day QLD

Wednesday 14 August Ekka Wednesday Brisbane only

Monday 7 October – Queen’s Birthday 

Wednesday 25 December – Christmas Day 

Thursday 26 December – Boxing Day 

South Australia

Tuesday 1 January – New Year’s Day 

Saturday 26 January – Australia Day 

Monday 28 January – Australia Day public holiday

Monday 11 March – March Public Holiday 

Friday 19 April – Good Friday 

Saturday 20 April – Easter Saturday 

Sunday 21 April – Easter Sunday 

Monday 22 April – Easter Monday 

Thursday 25 April – Anzac Day

Monday 10 June – Queen’s Birthday

Monday 7 October – Labour Day 

Wednesday 25 December – Christmas Day 

Thursday 26 December – Proclamation Day 

Western Australia

Tuesday 1 January – New Year’s Day

Saturday 26 January – Australia Day

Monday 28 January – Australia Day public holiday

Monday 4 March – Labour Day 

Friday 19 April – Good Friday 

Saturday 20 April – Easter Saturday 

Sunday 21 April – Easter Sunday 

Monday 22 April – Easter Monday 

Thursday 25 April – Anzac Day 

Monday 3 June – WA Day 

Monday 30 September Queen’s Birthday 

Wednesday 25 December – Christmas Day 

Thursday 26 December – Boxing Day 

Tasmania

Tuesday 1 January – New Year’s Day

Wednesday 9 January – Devonport Cup 

Saturday 26 January – Australia Day 

Monday 28 January – Australia Day public holiday 

Monday 11 February – Royal Hobart Regatta  – Tasmania regional

Wednesday 27 February – Launceston Cup – Tasmania regional

Tuesday 5 March – King Island Show – Tasmania regional

Monday 11 March – 8 hours Day 

Friday 19 April – Good Friday 

Saturday 20 April – Easter Saturday 

Sunday 21 April – Easter Sunday 

Monday 22 April – Easter Monday 

Tuesday 23 Apri – Easter Tuesday 

Thursday 25 April – Anzac Day 

Friday 3 May – AGFEST 

Monday 10 June Queen’s Birthday 

Friday 4 October Burnie Show Day Tasmania regional

Thursday 10 October Royal Launceston Show – Tasmania regional

Friday 18 October – Flinders Island Show Tasmania regional

Thursday 24 October – Royal Hobart Show 

Monday 4 November Recreation Day

Friday 29 November  Devonport Show – Tasmania regional

Wednesday 25 December – Christmas Day 

Thursday 26 December – Boxing Day 

Northern Territory

Tuesday 1 January – New Year’s Day 

Saturday 26 January – Australia Day 

Monday 28 January – Australia Day public holiday 

Friday 19 April – Good Friday 

Saturday 20 April – Easter Saturday 

Sunday 21 April – Easter Sunday 

Monday 22 April – Easter Monday 

Thursday 25 April – Anzac Day 

Monday 6 May – May Day

Monday 10 June Queen’s Birthday 

Friday 28 June – Borroloola Show Day NT regional

Friday 12 July Alice Springs Show day – NT regional

Friday 19 July – Tennant Creek Show Day – NT regional

Friday 26 July – Darwin Show Day – NT regional

Monday 5 August – Picnic Day NT

Wednesday 25 December – Christmas Day 

Thursday 26 December – Boxing Day 

Australian Capital Territory

Tuesday 01 January – New Year’s Day

Monday 28 January – Public Holiday for Australia Day (26 January)

Monday 11 March – Canberra Day

Friday 19 April – Good Friday

Saturday 20 April – Easter Saturday

Sunday 21 April – Easter Sunday

Monday 22 April – Easter Monday

Thursday 25 April – ANZAC Day

Monday 27 May – Reconcilliation Day

Monday 10 June – Queen’s Birthday

Monday 7 October – Labour Day

Wednesday 25 December – Christmas Day

Thursday 26 December – Boxing Day

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