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Victorian public holidays 2023

Find out when the Victorian public holidays are in 2023

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  • Victorian public holidays in 2023

A listing of public holidays in Victoria for 2023

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Holiday 2023
New Year's Day Sun 1 Jan
Mon 2 Jan¹
Australia Day Thu 26 Jan
Labour Day Mon 13 Mar
Good Friday* Fri 7 Apr
Saturday before
Easter Sunday
Sat 8 Apr
Easter Sunday
Sun 9 Apr
Easter Monday Mon 10 Apr
ANZAC Day*

Tue 25 Apr

Queen's Birthday Mon 12 Jun
Friday before the
AFL Grand Final

Subject to AFL schedule†
Melbourne Cup

Tue 7 Nov
Christmas Day* Mon 25 Dec
Boxing Day Tue 26 Dec

*Restricted trading days

¹ As New Year's Day falls on a Sunday, the Monday is an additional public holiday.

† Friday before AFL Grand Final typically falls on the last Friday in September. This website will be updated with the exact date upon release of the 2023 AFL schedule.

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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