THERE will be no public holiday on Monday for Anzac Day this year.

The annual day for remembrance, held on April 25, falls on a Saturday.

The Holidays Act provides for an extra public holiday to be added when Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year's Day falls on a weekend, but not Anzac Day.

Western Australia is the only state observing a public holiday on Monday for Anzac Day.

Australia is this year marking 100 years since the Anzac Day landing.

COMMENT: 'Anzac Day more important to us than Christ's birthday'

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LIST OF UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR 2015

Queensland and New South Wales:

  • Good Friday - Friday, April 3
  • Easter Saturday - Saturday, April 4
  • Easter Monday - Monday, April 6
  • Anzac Day - Saturday, April 25
  • Queen's Birthday - Monday, June 8
  • Labour Day - Monday, October 5
  • Christmas Day - Friday, December 25
  • Boxing Day - Saturday, December 26 - *Public holiday on Monday, December 28

 


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