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Mother's Day in New Zealand

Mother’s Day is a day for many people to show their appreciation towards mothers and mother figures worldwide. It is an annual event but is held at different dates in the calendar, depending on the country.

Is Mother's Day a Public Holiday?

Mother's Day is not a public holiday. It falls on Sunday, May 10, 2020 and most businesses follow regular Sunday opening hours in New Zealand.

Gift boxes and pink rose.

Flowers and other gifts are given to mothers on Mother's Day.

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About Mother's Day

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Mother's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunMay 10Mother's DayObservance
2016SunMay 8Mother's DayObservance
2017SunMay 14Mother's DayObservance
2018SunMay 13Mother's DayObservance
2019SunMay 12Mother's DayObservance
2020SunMay 10Mother's DayObservance
2021SunMay 9Mother's DayObservance
2022SunMay 8Mother's DayObservance
2023SunMay 14Mother's DayObservance
2024SunMay 12Mother's DayObservance
2025SunMay 11Mother's DayObservance

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