Victoria Public Holidays 2019

Looking for LOCAL REGIONAL PUBLIC HOLIDAYS? Select your region to reveal a complete list of local public and statewide holidays specific to your region


Note: Regional public holidays for Victoria were added on 22 January 2019.

Holiday Date Holiday Type Area
New Year's DayTuesday, 1 January 2019PublicVic Wide
Australia DaySaturday, 26 January 2019PublicVic Wide
Australia Day Holiday**Monday, 28 January 2019PublicVic Wide
Labour DayMonday, 11 March 2019PublicVic Wide
Good FridayFriday, 19 April 2019PublicVic Wide
Saturday before Easter SundaySaturday, 20 April 2019PublicVic Wide
Easter SundaySunday, 21 April 2019PublicVic Wide
Easter MondayMonday, 22 April 2019PublicVic Wide
ANZAC DayThursday, 25 April 2019PublicVic Wide
Queen's BirthdayMonday, 10 June 2019PublicVic Wide
AFL Grand Final HolidayFriday, 27 September 2019PublicVic Wide
Melbourne Cup*Tuesday, 5 November 2019PublicVic Most Areas
Christmas DayWednesday, 25 December 2019PublicVic Wide
Boxing DayThursday, 26 December 2019PublicVic Wide

**Melbourne Cup Day is not a public holiday in all areas. Some regions observe a different holiday for Melbourne Cup instead. Regional or non-metropolitan holidays are published throughout the year. Please check back at a later date for more details if your region is missing.

There is no longer a Colac Show Regional Public Holiday. Colac Otway Shire Council decided that the local public holiday will be observed on Melbourne Cup Day in the shire from 2017 to 2020.

There is no longer a Kerang Show Regional Public Holliday. Previously the borough of Kerang had a public holiday for the show instead of on Melbourne Cup. Instead councillors decided the local public holiday will be observed on Melbourne Cup Day in Kerang from 2017 to 2021.

Information presented is from Victoria Government sources.

You may also find our other websites helpful:
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South Australia School Holidays
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Northern Territory School Holidays
A.C.T. School Holidays
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SA Public Holidays
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Disclaimer: The Victoria Public Holidays website is operated as a service to those looking to get an idea of when holidays are occurring. Whilst all care is taken to ensure the data presented on this site is accurate Victoria Public Holidays won't be held accountable for inaccuracies within this website. It is recommended that visitors cross reference the info on this site with other Government websites also.