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Victorian non-metropolitan public holidays 2019

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

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  • Public holidays for non-metropolitan Victoria in 2019

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.

Last update: 2 October 2019

A listing of non-metropolitan public holidays in Victoria for 2019

Previous years: 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019

2019 DatesMunicipality and Details
Thu 2 MayMoyne Shire - Full day public holiday in Moyne Shire to celebrate Warrnambool Cup Day.

Warrnambool City - Full day public holiday for the whole municipal district to celebrate the Warrnambool May Racing Carnival.
Thu 4 OctYarriambiack Shire - Full day public holiday in the township of Murtoa and district to celebrate the annual local show.
Wed 9 OctMildura Rural City - Full day public holiday in the municipal district of Mildura Rural City, westerly from and including the township of Boinka and south of the Murray Sunset National Park.
Thu 10 OctYarriambiack Shire - Half-day public holiday in the township of Warracknabeal and district to celebrate the Warracknabeal Show.
Tue 15 OctHindmarsh Shire - Full day holiday for the localities of Rainbow, Albacutya and Kenmare to celebrate the Rainbow Agriculture and Pastoral Society Show.
Thu 17 Oct Hindmarsh Shire - Full day holiday for the localities of Broughton, Yanac, Netherby, Lorquon, Nhill, Glenlee, Kiata, Gerang Gerung and Little Desert to celebrate Nhill Agriculture and Pastoral Society Show.
Fri 18 OctGolden Plains Shire - Full-day public holiday for all areas in the municipal district of Golden Plains Shire east of Wingeel Road, Gumley-Mt Mercer Road and Meredith-Mt Mercer Road to celebrate the Royal Geelong Show.
Wed 23 Oct City of Greater Geelong - Full Day holiday for the whole municipal district to celebrate Geelong Cup Day.
Wed 23 OctMoira Shire - Full day public holiday in the Numurkah District for the Numurkah Show Day. 
Wed 30 OctGreater Bendigo City Council - Full day public holiday in all areas west of the Campaspe River for Bendigo Cup Day.
Tue 5 NovYarriambiack Shire - Half-day public holiday in the township of Warracknabeal and district to celebrate Melbourne Cup Day
Wed 6 NovMacedon Ranges Shire Council – Full day public holiday in the postcodes of 3444, 3446, 3458, and Cadello and Carisruhe for Kyneton Cup Day.
Fri 8 NovCity of Ballarat - Full day public holiday for all areas in the municipal district of the City of Ballarat.
Fri 8 NovGolden Plains Shire - Full-Day public holiday for all areas in the municipal district of Golden Plains Shire west of Wingeel Road, Gumley-Mt Mercer Road and Meredith-Mt Mercer Road to celebrate the Ballarat Show.
Fri 8 NovHepburn Shire - Full day public holiday for the townships and surrounding localities of Clunes, Creswick, Smeaton and Newlyn.
Fri 29 Nov City of Wodonga - Full day public holiday to celebrate the Wodonga Gold Cup.

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