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Victorian public holidays 2016, 2017

Find out when the Victorian public holidays are in 2016 and 2017.

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Restricted trading still applies on Christmas Day, 25 December 2016. There will be no trading restrictions imposed on the substituted Christmas Day public holiday, 27 December 2016.  

A listing of public holidays in Victoria for 2016-2017.

2016  2017
New Year's Day
Fri 1 Jan        

Sun 1 Jan and Mon 2 Jan (additional day)  

Australia Day
Tues 26 Jan Thurs 26 Jan
Labour Day
Mon 14 Mar Mon 13 Mar
Good Friday*
Fri 25 Mar Fri 14 Apr
Saturday before
Easter Sunday

Sat 26 Mar Sat 15 Apr
Easter Sunday
Sun 27 Mar Sun 16 Apr
Easter Monday
Mon 28 Mar  Mon 17 Apr
Mon 25 Apr  Tues 25 Apr
Queen's Birthday
Mon 13 Jun Mon 12 Jun
Friday before the AFL Grand Final
Fri 30 Sep Date TBC
Melbourne Cup
Tue 1 Nov  Tues 7 Nov
Christmas Day*  

Tue 27 Dec 

(Substitute for Sun 25 Dec) 

Mon 25 Dec
Boxing Day

 Mon 26 Dec Tues 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.

Download Victorian public holidays dates (iCAL) for use in your calendar.

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