Public holidays / missions closed

Please note that the embassy and consulate general in Australia are closed on the following dates in 2017 and 2018:

2017

Date Canberra Sydney
Monday 2 January
New Years Day long weekend
closed closed
Thursday 26 January
Australia Day
closed closed
Monday 13 March
Canberra Day
closed  
Friday 14 April
Good Friday
closed closed
Monday 17 April
Easter Monday
closed closed
Monday 24 April
bridging day
  closed
Tuesday 25 April
ANZAC Day
closed closed
Friday 5 May
Liberation Day
  closed
Thursday 25 May
Ascension Day
  closed
Friday 26 May
bridging day
  closed
Monday 5 June
Pentecost
  closed
Monday12 June
Queen's Birthday
closed closed
Monday 7 August
Bank Holiday
  closed
Monday 25 September
ACT Family & Community Day
closed  
Monday 2 October
Labour Day
closed closed
Monday 25 December
Christmas Day
closed closed
Tuesday 26 December
Boxing Day
closed closed
Wednesday 27 December
Christmas holidays
closed  
Thursday 28 December
Christmas holidays
closed  
Friday 29 December
Christmas holidays
closed  

2018

Date Canberra Sydney
Monday 1 January
New Years Day long weekend
closed closed
Friday 26 January
Australia Day
closed closed

Canberra Day
closed  
Friday 30 March
Good Friday
closed closed
Monday 2 April
Easter Monday
closed closed
     
Wednesday 25 April
ANZAC Day
closed closed
     
Thursday 10 May
Ascension Day
  closed
     
Monday 21 May
Pentecost
  closed
Monday 11 June
Queen's Birthday
closed closed
Monday 6 August
Bank Holiday
  closed

ACT Family & Community Day
closed  
Monday 1 October
Labour Day
closed closed
Monday 24 December
Christmas holidays
  closed
Tuesday 25 December
Christmas Day
closed closed
Wednesday 26 December
Boxing Day
closed closed
Thursday 27 December
Christmas holidays
   
Friday 28 December
Christmas holidays