Festivals are the part of culture. Like other nations in the world, Australia people also celebrates different events and festivals. If you are looking for the events and festivals calendar of Australia, here you can go. We have arranged all the event and festival list according to the date. Let's enjoy
List of Festivals in Australia
|Holiday Name||Date||Type||Day Remains|
|New Year's Day||Jan 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Braille Day||Jan 04||Observance||0 minutes|
|Epiphany||Jan 06||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Programmers' Day||Jan 07||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Religion Day||Jan 17||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Customs Day||Jan 26||Observance||0 minutes|
|Australia Day||Jan 26||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat||Jan 28||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Leprosy Day||Jan 31||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Wetlands Day||Feb 02||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Day of the Sick||Feb 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|Chinese New Year||Feb 12||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Valentine's Day||Feb 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Self-Injury Awareness Day||Mar 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Women's Day||Mar 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|Canberra Day||Mar 08||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Adelaide Cup Day||Mar 08||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Eight Hours Day||Mar 08||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Kidney Day||Mar 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|St. Patrick's Day||Mar 17||Holiday||0 minutes|
|March Equinox/ Vernal Equinox Day||Mar 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|Earth Hour||Mar 27||Observance||0 minutes|
|April Fool's Day||Apr 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Good Friday||Apr 02||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Easter Sunday||Apr 04||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Easter Monday||Apr 05||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Israel's Independence Day/Yom Ha'atzmaut||Apr 15||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Day for Monuments and Sites||Apr 18||Observance||0 minutes|
|Labour Day||May 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Workers' Day/May Day||May 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Ovarian Cancer Day||May 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|Mother's Day||May 09||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Nurses Day||May 12||Observance||0 minutes|
|Ascension Day||May 13||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Autoimmune day||May 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|African Liberation Day||May 25||Observance||0 minutes|
|Reconciliation Day||May 31||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Parents' Day||Jun 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Western Australia Day||Jun 07||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Queen's Birthday||Jun 14||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Father's Day||Jun 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Friendship Day||Jul 30||Observance||0 minutes|
|Picnic Day||Aug 02||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Bank Holiday||Aug 02||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Friday the 13th||Aug 13||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Overdose Awareness Day||Aug 31||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Sexual Health Day||Sep 04||Observance||0 minutes|
|Still's Disease Awareness Day||Sep 17||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Celebrate Bisexuality Day||Sep 23||Observance||0 minutes|
|Friday before AFL Grand Final||Sep 24||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Heart Day||Sep 29||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Vegetarian Day||Oct 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Labour Day||Oct 04||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Teacher's Day||Oct 05||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Cerebral Palsy Day||Oct 06||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Sight Day||Oct 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Milad-un-Nabi/Mawlid/Mouloud||Oct 19||Holiday||3 days|
|World Stroke Day||Oct 29||Observance||1 week, 6 days|
|Halloween||Oct 31||Observance||2 weeks, 1 day|
|World Vegan Day||Nov 01||Observance||2 weeks, 2 days|
|Melbourne Cup||Nov 02||Holiday||2 weeks, 3 days|
|World Pneumonia Day||Nov 12||Observance||3 weeks, 6 days|
|World Prematurity Day||Nov 17||Observance||1 month|
|International Men's Day||Nov 19||Observance||1 month|
|World AIDS Day||Dec 01||Observance||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Day off for Christmas Day||Dec 24||Observance||2 months, 1 week|
|Christmas Day||Dec 25||Observance||2 months, 1 week|
|Boxing Day / Proclamation Day/St. Stephen's Day/Wren Day||Dec 26||Holiday||2 months, 1 week|
- International Programmers' Day usually held on 7th January or 12th or 13th September every year.
- World Religion Day celebrates on the third Sunday of January.
- Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat is celebrated by the Jewish occurring on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat
- World Leprosy Day celebrates on the last Sunday of January.
- Chinese New Year is not a public holiday in the USA, UK, Australia & Canada. In other countries, it is a public holiday. The day follows the Lunar calendar which is different from the Gregorian calendar so the date varies every year.
- Canberra Day is celebrated in the Australian capital territory.
- Adelaide Cup Day is a state celebration in South Australia. It is mainly a horse racing event which celebrates every year on the second Monday of March.
- Eight Hours Day is a state celebration in Tasmania.
- World Kidney Day celebrates on the second Thursday of March.
- March Equinox is the day when the duration of night & day are nearly equal.
- Earth Hour usually celebrates on the last Saturday of March.
- Good Friday is celebrated to commemorate the day of the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ. It observes before two days of Easter Sunday so the date varies every year. It is a legal holiday only in some states.
- Easter Sunday celebrates according to the ecclesiastical approximation of March Equinox.
- Easter Monday celebrates on the day after Easter Sunday. The dates vary every year.
- Independence Day/Yom Ha'atzmaut is a public holiday only for Israel. In other countries Jewish community peoples' celebrates it but for them, it is not a holiday. Yom Ha'atzmaut celebrated on the 5th day of Iyar according to the Jewish Calendar. It usually falls in April or May month according to the Gregorian calendar.
- Mother's Day mainly occurs on the second Sunday of the month of May.
- Ascension Day celebrates on the 40th day of Easter.
- Reconciliation Day is a holiday only in Australian Capital Territory.
- Western Australia Day is a state holiday in Western Australia. Typically celebrates on the second Monday of June.
- Mainly Father's Day celebrates on the third Sunday of June. On this sequence this year it is on 20th June.
- International Friendship Day worldwide celebrates on July 30. In many countries, people celebrate on the first Sunday of August.
- Picnic Day is a state holiday in the Northern Territory.
- Bank Holiday is a only for North South Wales.
- Friday before AFL Grand Final is a state celebration in Victoria also the holiday. It depends on the AFL schedule, literally falls on the last Sunday of September.
- World Sight Day celebrates on the second Thursday of the month of October.
- Milad-un-Nabi/Mawlid/Mouloud is celebrated on the 17th Rabi' al-awwal according to the Islamic calendar. It is a public holiday in Muslim countries.
- Halloween celebrates on the day after All Saints.
- Melbourne Cup is a sporting event that celebrates only in Victoria. It's also a state holiday only for Victoria.
- It is the eve of Christmas day
- Christmas Day is observed throughout the world among the Christian Community