Home   Calendar   Holidays   South Africa   National Women's Day
Flag for South Africa

National Women's Day in South Africa

Is National Women's Day a Public Holiday?

National Women's Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

National Women's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2015MonAug 10National Women's Day observedPublic Holiday
2016TueAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2017WedAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2018ThuAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2019FriAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2020SunAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2020MonAug 10National Women's Day observedPublic Holiday
2021MonAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2022TueAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2023WedAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2024FriAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday
2025SatAug 9National Women's DayPublic Holiday

You might also like

Try the Night Sky Map!

Try the Night Sky Map!

Find and track planets in the sky with our new Interactive Night Sky Map. Point your mobile at the sky to follow an object, or play around with the timeline. more

February: Snow Moon

February: Snow Moon

The February Full Moon is named after the snow on the ground. This year, the Snow Moon is also a Supermoon. more

When Is the Equinox?

When Is the Equinox?

The Vernal (Spring) Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere is the Autumnal (Fall) Equinox in the Southern Hemisphere and vice versa. more