Easter 2020 in Australia by state

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A state-by-state guide to the Easter 2020 public holidays and trading hours

In Australia, the states and territories observe different public holidays over the Easter period. The table below shows which states and territories observe public holidays by each day of Easter.

State/Territory
2020
Good Friday
April 10th
Easter Saturday
April 11th
Easter Sunday
April 12th
Easter Monday
April 13th
Easter Tuesday
April 14th

ACT

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

 

New South Wales

Public Holiday*

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

 

Northern Territory

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

 

Public Holiday

 

Queensland

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

Public Holiday†

Public Holiday

 

South Australia

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

 

Public Holiday

 

Tasmania

Public Holiday

 

 

Public Holiday

Public Holiday**

Victoria

Public Holiday*

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

Public Holiday

 

Western Australia

Public Holiday

 

 

Public Holiday

 

*Restricted trading
**Restricted public holiday. Government and some other institutions
† From 2017

Even though Saturdays and Sundays are weekend days in Australia, in the regions where days are official public holidays, special holiday pay rates will apply to workers who work on those days.

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