Public holidays in New Zealand 2021-2025The New Zealand holidays are based on the Christian holidays. Pentecost is not celebrated. Unlike many other countries, New Zealand has a special feature: If a public holiday falls on a weekend, the following Monday is a day off.
In addition to the national public holidays, each province of New Zealand also has its own holiday, which it may determine for itself. These days are also called Provincial Anniversary Days.
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Non-movable holidaysNon-statutory holidays are written in gray.
|Jan, 1st||New Year's Day||New Year’s Day|
|Feb, 6th||National Holiday Waitangi||Waitangi Day|
|Apr, 25th||Battle of Gallipoli||ANZAC Day|
|Nov, 5th||Guy Fawkes Night||Guy Fawkes Night|
|Dec, 24th||Christmas Eve||Holy Eve|
|Dec, 25th||Christmas Day||Christmas Day|
|Dec, 26th||Boxing Day||Boxing Day|
|Dec, 31st||New Year's Eve|
Moving Holidays in New Zealand
|Good Friday||Good Friday||Apr, 2nd||Apr, 15th||Apr, 7th||Mar, 29th||Apr, 18th|
|Easter Sunday||Easter Sunday||Apr, 4th||Apr, 17th||Apr, 9th||Mar, 31st||Apr, 20th|
|Easter Monday||Easter Monday||Apr, 5th||Apr, 18th||Apr, 10th||Apr, 1st||Apr, 21st|
|Mother's Day||May, 9th||May, 8th||May, 14th||May, 12th||May, 11th|
|Whit Sunday||May, 23rd||Jun, 5th||May, 28th||May, 19th||Jun, 8th|
|Whit Monday||May, 24th||Jun, 6th||May, 29th||May, 20th||Jun, 9th|
|Corpus Christi||Jun, 3rd||Jun, 16th||Jun, 8th||May, 30th||Jun, 19th|
|Birthday of the Queen||Queen’s Birthday||Jun, 7th||Jun, 6th||Jun, 5th||Jun, 3rd||Jun, 2nd|
|Father's Day||Sep, 5th||Sep, 4th||Sep, 3rd||Sep, 1st||Sep, 7th|
|Labor Day||Labour Day||Oct, 25th||Oct, 24th||Oct, 23rd||Oct, 28th||Oct, 27th|