Public holidays in Victoria for 2023
|Holiday||Date in 2023|
|New Year's Day||
Sunday 1 January|
Monday 2 January2
|Australia Day||Thursday 26 January|
|Labour Day||Monday 13 March|
|Good Friday1||Friday 7 April|
|Saturday before Easter Sunday||Saturday 8 April|
|Easter Sunday||Sunday 9 April|
|Easter Monday||Monday 10 April|
|Anzac Day1||Tuesday 25 April|
|Queen's Birthday||Monday 12 June|
|Friday before the AFL Grand Final||Subject to AFL schedule3|
|Melbourne Cup||Tuesday 7 November4|
|Christmas Day1||Monday 25 December|
|Boxing Day||Tuesday 26 December|
1 Anzac Day, Good Friday and Christmas Day are restricted trading days.
2 As New Year's Day falls on a Sunday, the Monday is an additional public holiday.
3 Friday before AFL Grand Final typically falls on the last Friday in September. This website will be updated with the exact date upon release of the 2023 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.