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Victorian public holidays 2015, 2016

Find out when the public holidays were in 2015 and 2016

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  • 2015 and 2016 Public holiday dates in Victoria
Holiday 2015  2016
New Year's Day

Thurs 1 Jan

Fri 1 Jan
Australia Day Mon 26 Jan Tues 26 Jan
Labour Day Mon 9 Mar Mon 14 Mar
Good Friday Fri 3 Apr Fri 25 Mar
Saturday before Easter Sunday Sat 4 Apr Sat 26 Mar
Easter Sunday
Sun 5 Apr Sun 27 Mar
Easter Monday Mon 6 Apr Mon 28 Mar
ANZAC Day

Sat 25 Apr

Mon 25 Apr
Queen's Birthday Mon 8 Jun Mon 13 Jun
Friday before the AFL Grand Final
 Fri 2 Oct Fri 30 Sept
Melbourne Cup
(all of Victoria unless
alternate local holiday
has been arranged
by non-metro council)
Tue 3 Nov Tue 1 Nov
Christmas Day Fri 25 Dec Sun  25 Dec
(additional public holiday - restricted trading*)

Tuesday 27 Dec
(not subject to restricted trading*)
Boxing Day Sat 26 Dec and
Mon 28 Dec (additional day)
Mon 26 Dec

*Restricted trading days

Note: All public holiday dates are accurate at the time of publishing, but may be subject to change.

Melbourne Cup Day is a public holiday across all of Victoria unless alternate local holiday has been arranged by non-metro council.

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