When is May Day in Australia?

May Day falls on Monday, May 4th, 2020 (206 days ago) in Australia.

Is May Day a public holiday?

Yes, May Day is a public holiday in Australia.

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Year Date Weekday Name Notes
2016 May 2nd Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2017 May 1st Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2018 May 7th Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2019 May 6th Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2020 May 4th Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2021 May 3rd Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2022 May 2nd Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2023 May 1st Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2024 May 6th Monday May Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2025 May 5th Monday May Day 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',
})