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Holidays in South Africa in 2016


DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 1FridayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday
Mar 20SundayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 21MondayHuman Rights DayPublic Holiday
Mar 25FridayGood FridayPublic Holiday
Mar 26SaturdayHoly SaturdayObservance
Mar 27SundayEaster SundayObservance
Mar 28MondayFamily DayPublic Holiday
Apr 27WednesdayFreedom DayPublic Holiday
May 1SundayWorkers' DayPublic Holiday
May 2MondayWorkers' Day observedPublic Holiday
May 8SundayMother's DayObservance
Jun 16ThursdayYouth DayPublic Holiday
Jun 19SundayFather's DayObservance
Jun 20MondayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 18MondayNelson Mandela DayObservance
Aug 9TuesdayNational Women's DayPublic Holiday
Sep 22ThursdaySeptember equinoxSeason
Sep 24SaturdayHeritage DayPublic Holiday
Dec 16FridayDay of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
Dec 21WednesdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24SaturdayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25SundayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
Dec 26MondayChristmas Day observedPublic Holiday
Dec 26MondayDay of GoodwillPublic Holiday
Dec 31SaturdayNew Year's EveObservance

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