2018 Holidays Australia

All 2018 Holidays of Australia are listed in the table below. In Australia people enjoy an average of 11 paid holidays a year. 7 of them are nation wide public holidays the others are local public holidays. People in the state of Western Australia are the luckiest with 6 additional local public holidays (13 in total) while the habitants of Tasmania and New South Wales are only entitled to 3 additional local public holidays (just 10 free days a year).


The overview below contains all common holidays and observances for Australia in 2018. Besides the official national and local public holidays, other holidays and observances (like Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day etc.) are included as well. For a printable calendar including all national and local statutory holidays of your state or territory, go to the 2018 calendar page where you can customize your calendar.


DateHolidayNumber of days to go
January 1MondayNew Year's Day103
January 26FridayAustralia Day128
February 14WednesdayValentine's Day147
March 5MondayLabour Day Western Australia166
March 12MondayLabour Day Victoria173
March 12MondayEight Hours Day Tasmania173
March 12MondayCanberra Day173
March 12MondayMarch Public Holiday or Adelaide Cup Day173
March 30FridayGood Friday191
April 1SundayEaster Sunday193
April 2MondayEaster Monday194
April 25WednesdayAnzac Day217
May 7MondayLabour Day Queensland229
May 7MondayMay Day Northern Territory229
May 13SundayMother's Day235
June 4MondayWestern Australia Day257
June 11MondayQueen's Birthday264
August 6MondayPicnic Day320
September 2SundayFather's Day347
October 1MondayLabour Day South Australia376
October 1MondayLabour Day376
October 1MondayLabour Day New South Wales376
October 1MondayLabour Day Australian Capital Territory376
October 31WednesdayHalloween406
November 6TuesdayMelbourne Cup Day412
December 24MondayChristmas Eve460
December 25TuesdayChristmas Day461
December 26WednesdayBoxing Day462
December 31MondayNew Year's Eve467
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