National Holidays in Tonga in 2017

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List of Holidays in Tonga in 2017

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Sunday New Year's Day National Holiday
Friday Good Friday National Holiday
Monday Easter Monday National Holiday
Tuesday Anzac Day National Holiday
Monday Emancipation Day National Holiday
Tuesday Official Birthday of HM King Tupou VI National Holiday
Monday Birthday of HRH Crown Prince (in lieu) National Holiday Observed on Monday 18 September 2017
Monday Constitution Day (observed) (in lieu) National Holiday National Day
Wednesday Public Holiday National Holiday Mark success in rugby league world cup
Monday Tupou I Day National Holiday December 4th. Can be moved to a Monday
Wednesday Public Holiday Government Holiday Public sector only
Thursday Public Holiday Government Holiday Public sector only
Friday Public Holiday Government Holiday Public sector only
Monday Christmas Day National Holiday
Tuesday Boxing Day National Holiday
Wednesday Public Holiday Government Holiday Public sector only
Thursday Public Holiday Government Holiday Public sector only
Friday Public Holiday Government Holiday Public sector only

Notes

  • The Public Holidays Act requires that when these holidays fall on a Tuesday or Wednesday, the public holiday will be observed on the Monday before the actual day. When it falls on a Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday, the public holiday will be observed on the following Monday.
  • In addition, the birthdays of the reigning Sovereign of Tonga and the Heir to the Crown of Tonga shall be celebrated on the day it falls, unless it falls on a Sunday in which case it would be celebrated on the following Monday.