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Official holidays

The Embassy in Canberra and the Trade Council and Consulate General in Sydney are closed on the following dates in 2020:

Public holidays 2020
Sydney Canberra
New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January X X
Australia Day* Monday 27 January X X
Canberra Day Monday 9 March X
Maundy Thursday Thursday 9 April X
Good Friday Friday 10 April X X
Easter Monday Monday 13 April X X
Anzac Day** Monday 27 April X X
Reconciliation Day Monday 1 June X
Queen's birthday Monday 8 June X X
Labour Day Monday 5 October X X
Christmas Eve Thursday 24 December X X
Christmas Day Friday 25 December X X
Boxing Day*** Monday 28 December X X
New Year's Eve Thursday 31 December X X

* As Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Sunday, the following Monday is an additional public holiday.

**As Anzac Day (25 April) falls on a Saturday, there is an additional public holiday on Monday 27 April.

***As Boxing Day (26 December) falls on a Saturday, there is an additional public holiday on Monday 28 December.