Employees, other than casual employees, are entitled to be absent from work on day that is a public holiday at the employee’s work base and/or at the location where the employee is travelling on official business, and will be paid for standard hours that would otherwise be worked on that day.
Public Holidays 2017
|1 January 2017||New Year’s Day|
|2 January 2017||New Years Day public holiday|
|26 January 2017||Australia Day|
|14 April 2017||Good Friday|
|15 April 2017||Easter Saturday|
|17 April 2017||Easter Monday|
|25 April 2017||Anzac Day|
|25 December 2017||Christmas Day|
|26 December 2017||Boxing Day|
|27 December 2017||Additional day within the Christmas/New Year period|
|28 December 2017||Annual Close Down|
|29 December 2017||Annual Close Down|
|Queen’s Birthday, as gazetted by the relevant State or Territory Government.
|Labour Day, as gazetted by the relevant State or Territory Government.
|any other days gazetted
as public holidays by the State or Territory Government in the State or Territory of the employee’s work base and/or at a location where the employee is travelling on official business.