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NSW Public Holidays 2021

NSW Public Holidays 2021

Get a head start on your holiday and day trip planning for Sydney and New South Wales with our handy list of NSW public holidays and long weekends for 2020 and 2021.

Please take note that the Bank Holiday happens on the first Monday in August each year in New South Wales, but it is not a statewide public holiday. The bank holiday is only for employees of banks and certain financial institutions.

Don’t miss our summary of NSW school holidays to help you make the most of the upcoming days off this year and next year.

NSW Public Holidays 2021

Check out the calendar for the 2021 NSW public holidays:

Holiday Date Day
New Year’s Day 1 January Friday
Australia Day 26 January Tuesday
Good Friday 2 April Friday
Easter Saturday 3 April Saturday
Easter Sunday 4 April Sunday
Easter Monday 5 April Monday
Anzac Day 25 April Sunday
Queen’s Birthday 14 June Monday
Bank Holiday* 2 August Monday
Labour Day 4 October Monday
Christmas Day 25 December Saturday
Boxing Day 26 December Sunday
Additional Day 27 December Monday
Additional Day 28 December Tuesday

* Note Bank Holidays only apply to banks and some financial institutions

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NSW Public Holidays 2020

Here is the calendar for the 2020 NSW public holidays:

Holiday Date Day
New Year’s Day 1 January Wednesday
Australia Day 27 January Monday
Good Friday 10 April Friday
Easter Saturday 11 April Saturday
Easter Sunday 12 April Sunday
Easter Monday 13 April Monday
Anzac Day 25 April Saturday
Queen’s Birthday 8 June Monday
Bank Holiday* 3 August Monday
Labour Day 5 October Monday
Christmas Day 25 December Friday
Boxing Day 26 December Saturday
Additional Day 28 December Monday