Public & Bank Holidays – 2019

Holidays observed in Australia and our offices in Beijing, London and New York during 2019:

Date Holiday Location Observed
1 January New Year's Day All States and Territories, Beijing, London, New York
21 January Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. New York
28 January Australia Day All States and Territories
4 to 6 February Chinese New Year Beijing
18 February Washington's Birthday New York
4 March Labour Day Western Australia
11 March Adelaide Cup Day South Australia
Canberra Day Australian Capital Territory
Labour Day Victoria
Eight Hours Day Tasmania
19 April Good Friday All States and Territories, Beijing, London
20 April Easter Saturday All States and Territories (except Tasmania, Western Australia)
21 April Easter Sunday Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria
22 April Easter Monday All States and Territories, Beijing, London
23 April Easter Tuesday Tasmania (not a state-wide public holiday)
25 April Anzac Day All States and Territories
1 May Labour Day Beijing
6 May May Day Northern Territory
Early May Bank Holiday London
Labour Day Queensland
27 May Memorial Day New York
Reconciliation Day Australian Capital Territory
Spring Bank Holiday London
3 June Western Australia Day Western Australia
7 June Dragon Boat Festival Beijing
10 June Queen's Birthday Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Tasmania, Victoria
Queen's Birthday and Volunteer's Day South Australia
4 July Independence Day New York
5 August Bank Holiday New South Wales (not a state-wide public holiday), Australian Capital Territory
Picnic Day Northern Territory
14 August Royal Queensland Show Day Queensland (Brisbane area only)
26 August Summer Bank Holiday London
2 September Labor Day New York
27 September Friday before the AFL Grand Final Victoria
30 September Queen's Birthday Western Australia
30 September Golden Week Beijing
1 October National Day Holiday Beijing
2 October Golden Week Beijing
7 October Labour Day Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, South Australia
Queen's Birthday Queensland
14 October Columbus Day New York
5 November Melbourne Cup Day Victoria (Melbourne metropolitan area only)
11 November Veterans Day New York
28 November Thanksgiving Day New York
24 December Christmas Eve South Australia (part-day public holiday from 7.00 pm until 12 midnight), Beijing
25 December Christmas Day All States and Territories, Beijing, London, New York
26 December Boxing Day All States and Territories (excluding South Australia), Beijing, London
Proclamation Day South Australia
27 December Additional Day Beijing
31 December New Year's Eve South Australia and Northern Territory (part-day public holiday from 7.00 pm until 12 midnight)