When is Bank Holiday in Australia?

Bank Holiday falls on Monday, August 3rd, 2020 (115 days ago) in Australia.

Is Bank Holiday a public holiday?

Yes, Bank Holiday is a public holiday in Australia.

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Year Date Weekday Name Notes
2016 August 1st Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2017 August 7th Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2018 August 6th Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2019 August 5th Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2020 August 3rd Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2021 August 2nd Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2022 August 1st Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2023 August 7th Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2024 August 5th Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2025 August 4th Monday Bank Holiday Only in certain states. Long weekend.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="AU" -d year="2019" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "AU",
  "year": "2019",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'AU',
  year: '2019',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'AU',
  'year' => '2019',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "AU"
$Body.year = "2019"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'AU',
  'year': '2019',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'AU',
  'year': '2019',
})