Skip to content

Official holidays

The Embassy in Canberra, the Trade Council and Consulate General in Sydney and the Trade Office in Auckland are closed on the following dates in 2017:

 Date

Holiday

Canberra

Sydney

Auckland

1 January

New Years Day X X X
2 January  New Years Day in lieu X X X

26 January

Australia Day X X
30 January Auckland Anniversary X

6 February

Waitangi Day X

13 March

Canberra Day X

14 April

Good Friday X X X

17 April

Easter Monday X X X

25 April

ANZAC Day X X X

5 June

Queen Elizabeth II's birthday - New Zealand X

12 June

Queen Elizabeth II's birthday - Australia X X

25 September

Family and community day X

2 October

Labour Day - Australia X X

23 October

Labour Day - New Zealand X
25 December Christmas Day X X X
26 December Boxing Day  X X X
27 December MFA Closing Day  X X X
28 December MFA Closing Day  X X
29 December  MFA Closing Day   X X