Victoria Public Holidays 2020

The table below shows a combination of Victorian statewide holidays and local / regional holidays.

To view Victoria Wide holidays only, please use the search bar above the table to search for “Vic Wide”.

Holiday TitleYearHoliday TypeArea
New Year’s DayWednesday, 1 January 2020PublicVic Wide
Australia DaySunday, 26 January 2020PublicVic Wide
Australia Day HolidayMonday, 27 January 2020PublicVic Wide
Labour DayMonday, 9 March 2020PublicVic Wide
Good FridayFriday, 10 April 2020PublicVic Wide
Saturday before Easter SundaySaturday, 11 April 2020PublicVic Wide
Easter SundaySunday, 12 April 2020PublicVic Wide
Easter MondayMonday, 13 April 2020PublicVic Wide
ANZAC DaySaturday, 25 April 2020PublicVic Wide
Warrnambool Cup DayThursday, 7 May 2020RegionalMoyne Shire
Warrnambool Cup DayThursday, 7 May 2020RegionalWarrnambool City
Queen’s BirthdayMonday, 8 June 2020PublicVic Wide
Geelong Cup DayWednesday, 21 October 2020RegionalGeelong City
Friday before AFL Grand Final HolidayFriday, 23 October 2020PublicVic Wide
Bendigo Cup DayWednesday, 28 October 2020RegionalBendigo City
*Melbourne CupTuesday, 3 November 2020PublicVic Most Areas
Kyneton Cup DayWednesday, 4 November 2020RegionalMacedon Ranges
Wodonga Gold Cup DayFriday, 27 November 2020RegionalWodonga
Christmas DayFriday, 25 December 2020PublicVic Wide
Boxing DaySaturday, 26 December 2020PublicVic Wide
Boxing Day Additional HolidayMonday, 28 December 2020PublicVic Wide


In 2020 Australia Day falls on a Sunday so there is a public holiday on Monday 27 January.
There is no additional holiday for ANZAC Day even though it falls on a weekend.

**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.

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.