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Victorian non-metropolitan public holidays 2020

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

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  • Public holidays for non-metropolitan Victoria in 2020

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.

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Non-Metropolitan public holidays are declared in accordance with the Public Holidays Act 1993 and details are published throughout the year when supplied by local municipalities. Please check back periodically for updates.

Page updated: Thursday 3 September 2020.

A listing of non-metropolitan public holidays in Victoria for 2020

Previous years: 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020

2020 DatesMunicipality and Details
Fri 16 OctGolden Plains Shire - Full-day public holiday for all the towns east of a line running north-south and following the Wingeel Road, Gumley-Mt Mercer Road and Meredith-Mt Mercer Road.
Wed 21 OctCity of Greater Geelong - Full Day holiday for the whole municipal district to celebrate Geelong Cup Day.
Wed 21 OctNumurkah District within the municipal district of the Shire of Moira – Full Day holiday to celebrate the Numurkah Agricultural and Pastoral Society annual show.
Wed 21 OctMoira Shire - Full day public holiday in the Numurkah District for the Numurkah Annual Show.
Wed 28 OctGreater Bendigo City Council - Full day holiday for Bendigo Cup Day in all areas west of the Campaspe River.
Wed 4 Nov

Macedon Ranges Shire Council - Full day holiday in the postcodes of 3444, 3446, 3458 and the localities of Cadello and Carlsruhe.

Macedon Ranges Shire Council - The Wednesday after Melbourne Cup Day is a full day public holiday for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024.

Fri 13 NovGolden Plains Shire - Full-day public holiday for all the towns west of a line running north-south and following the Wingeel Road, Gumley-Mt Mercer Road and Meredith-Mt Mercer Road.
Fri 27 NovWodonga City Council - Full-day public holiday for the Wodonga Gold Cup.

Please note: Non-metropolitan public holidays will be added to this page when they are confirmed by local municipalities.

Last updated 3 Sept 2020.

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