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Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday in Australia

Is Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday a Public Holiday?

Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2016TueDec 27Christmas/Boxing Day HolidayNational HolidayAll except SA
2016TueDec 27Proclamation DayNational HolidaySouth Australia
2021MonDec 27Christmas/Boxing Day HolidayNational Holiday 
2022TueDec 27Christmas/Boxing Day HolidayNational Holiday 

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