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Victorian non-metropolitan public holidays

Know which days are declared as alternate local holidays in non-metropolitan Victoria.

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Note: All of Victoria is entitled to the Melbourne Cup public holiday unless an alternate local holiday has been arranged by non-metropolitan municipality, as listed below.

A listing of non-metropolitan public holidays in Victoria for 2016

2016 Dates Municipality and Details

Thu 5 May

 

Moyne Shire - Full day holiday for the whole municipal district to celebrate Warrnambool Cup Day.

Warrnambool City - Full day holiday for the whole municipal district to celebrate Warrnambool Cup Day.

Tue 4 Oct Gannawarra Shire - Full day holiday in the township of Kerang to celebrate Kerang Show Day.
Wed 5 Oct Mildura Rural City Council - Full day holiday in the area westerly from and including the township of Boinka and south of the Murray Sunset National Park to celebrate Pinnaroo Show Day.
Thu 6 Oct Yarriambiack Shire - Half day public holiday for the township and district of Warracknabeal to celebrate Warracknabeal Show Day.
Tue 11 Oct Hindmarsh Shire - Full day holiday for Rainbow, Albacutya and Kenmare to celebrate Rainbow Agriculture and Pastoral Society Show Day
Thu 13 Oct Hindmarsh Shire - Full day holiday for Broughton, Yanac, Netherby, Lorquon, Nhill, Glenlee, Kiata, Gerang Gerang and Little Desert to celebrate the Nhill Agriculture and Pastoral Society Show Day
Wed 19 Oct Buloke Shire - Full day holiday in the district of Wycheproof, including the township of Nullawil, for the Wycheproof A & P Society Show.
Wed 19 Oct 

City of Greater Geelong - Full day holiday in the whole municipal district to celebrate Geelong Cup day.

Wed 26 Oct Greater Bendigo City Council - Full day holiday for all areas west of the Campaspe River for Bendigo Cup Day.
Wed 2 Nov Macedon Ranges - Full day holiday in the postcode areas of 3444, 3446, 3458 and the localities of Cadello and Carlsruhe to celebrate Kyneton Cup Day.
Fri 4 Nov 

Colac Otway Shire - Full day holiday for the whole municipality to celebrate Colac Show Day.

Fri 11 Nov City of Ballarat - Full day holiday for the whole municipality to celebrate Ballarat Show Day
Fri 11 Nov Hepburn Shire - Full day holiday in the localities of Clunes, Creswick, Smeaton and Newlyn to celebrate Ballarat Show Day.
Fri 25 Nov  

City of Wodonga - Full day holiday for the whole municipal district to celebrate Wodonga Gold Cup Day.

Non-Metropolitan public holidays are declared in accordance with the Public Holidays Act 1993 and details are published throughout the year. Please check the website periodically for more details.

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