Public Holidays in Hobart, Tasmania

Name Date
New Year 1-Jan
Australia Day 26-Jan
Royal Hobart Regatta 2nd Monday in February
Good Friday variable date
Easter Saturday variable date
Easter Sunday variable date
Easter Monday variable date
Easter Tuesday variable date
Anzac Day 25-Apr
Queen’s Birthday 2nd Monday in June
Recreation Day 1st Monday in November
Christmas Day 25-Dec
Boxing Day 26-Dec
Eight Hours Day 2nd Monday in March
Total Holidays 14

Recreation Day is the first Monday of November, and celebrated in Northern Tasmania where Regatta Day is not a holiday.

Regatta Day/Hobart Cup Day is the second Monday in February, and is celebrated in Southern Tasmania. Previously it was held on the second Tuesday in February.