National Holidays in South Africa in 2016

South Africa 2016
South Africa
2016

South Africa List of Holidays in South Africa in 2016

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Friday Fri New Year's Day National Holiday
Monday Mon Human Rights Day National Holiday
Friday Fri Good Friday National Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday Mon Family Day National Holiday Easter Monday
Wednesday Wed Freedom Day National Holiday National Day
Sunday Sun Workers' Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Monday Mon Workers Day Holiday National Holiday Observed as holiday as Workers Day is on Sunday
Thursday Thu Youth Day National Holiday
Tuesday Tue National Women's Day National Holiday
Saturday Sat Heritage Day National Holiday
Friday Fri Day of Reconciliation National Holiday
Sunday Sun Christmas Day National Holiday
Monday Mon Day of Godwill National Holiday Boxing Day prior to 1980
Tuesday Tue Christmas Day National Holiday Public Holiday as Christmas Day falls on a Sunday

Notes

  • The South African Public Holidays Act (Act No 36 of 1994) determines that whenever any public holiday falls on a Sunday, the Monday following it will be a public holiday.

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