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NSW Public Holidays 2016-2017 

Holidays for NSW under the Public Holidays Act 2010




New Year's Day

Friday, 1 January

Sunday, 1 January

3 Additional Day


Monday, 2 January

2 Australia Day

Tuesday, 26 January

Thursday, 26 January

Good Friday

Friday, 25 March

Friday, 14 April

Easter Saturday - the Saturday following Good Friday

Saturday, 26 March

Saturday, 15 April

Easter Sunday

Sunday, 27 March

Sunday, 16 April

Easter Monday

Monday, 28 March

Monday, 17 April

Anzac Day

Monday, 25 April

Tuesday, 25 April

Queen's Birthday

Monday, 13 June

Monday, 12 June

1 Bank Holiday

Monday, 1 August

Monday, 7 August

Labour Day

Monday, 3 October

Monday, 2 October

Christmas Day public holiday

Sunday, 25 December

Monday, 25 December

Boxing Day

Monday, 26 December

Tuesday, 26 December

3 Additional Day

Tuesday, 27 December


1 Applies to banks and certain financial institutions see Retail Trading Act 2008.
2 From 31/12/11 when Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Saturday or Sunday, there will be no public holiday on that day as the following Monday will be declared a public holiday.
3 From 31/12/11, the Holiday Act provides for an extra public holiday to be added when New Year's Day, Christmas Day or Boxing Day falls on a weekend.


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