Public holidays in Victoria for 2021
|Holiday||Date in 2021|
|New Year's Day||Friday 1 January|
|Australia Day||Tuesday 26 January|
|Labour Day||Monday 8 March|
|Good Friday1||Friday 2 April|
|Saturday before Easter Sunday||Saturday 3 April|
|Easter Sunday||Sunday 4 April|
|Easter Monday||Monday 5 April|
|Anzac Day1||Sunday 25 April2|
|Queen's Birthday||Monday 14 June|
|Friday before the AFL Grand Final||
Friday 24 September|
Subject to AFL schedule3
|Melbourne Cup||Tuesday 2 November4|
Saturday 25 December|
Monday 27 December5
Sunday 26 December|
Tuesday 28 December6
1 Anzac Day, Good Friday and Christmas Day are restricted trading days.
2 Anzac Day is commemorated on the day it falls. There is no replacement holiday when Anzac Day falls on a weekend.
3 Friday before AFL Grand Final typically falls on the last Friday in September or the first Friday in October. The exact date is subject to change based on the 2021 AFL schedule.
4 Melbourne Cup Day is a public holiday across all of Victoria unless alternate local holiday has been arranged by a non-metro council.
5 As Christmas Day falls on a Saturday, an additional public holiday is given on the following Monday.
6 As Boxing Day falls on a Sunday, an additional public holiday is given on the following Tuesday.