When is Christmas Day in Australia?

Christmas Day falls on Friday, December 25th, 2020 (29 days from now) in Australia.

Is Christmas Day a public holiday?

Yes, Christmas Day is a public holiday in Australia.

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Year Date Weekday Name Notes
2016 December 26th Monday Christmas Day (Observed) Long weekend.
2017 December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
2018 December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
2019 December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
2020 December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
2021 December 27th Monday Christmas Day (Observed) Long weekend.
2022 December 26th Monday Christmas Day (Observed) Long weekend.
2023 December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
2024 December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
2025 December 25th Thursday Christmas Day
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',
})