When is Proclamation Day in Australia?

Proclamation Day falls on Saturday, December 26th, 2020 (and observes on Monday, December 28th, 2020, 32 days from now) in Australia.

Is Proclamation Day a public holiday?

Yes, Proclamation Day is a public holiday in Australia.

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Year Date Weekday Name Notes
2016 December 26th Monday Proclamation Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2017 December 26th Tuesday Proclamation Day Only in certain states.
2018 December 26th Wednesday Proclamation Day Only in certain states.
2019 December 26th Thursday Proclamation Day Only in certain states.
2020 December 28th Monday Proclamation Day (Observed) Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2021 December 27th Monday Proclamation Day (Observed) Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2022 December 26th Monday Proclamation Day Only in certain states. Long weekend.
2023 December 26th Tuesday Proclamation Day Only in certain states.
2024 December 26th Thursday Proclamation Day Only in certain states.
2025 December 26th Friday Proclamation 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',
})