SA Public Holidays 2026

Public holiday information for South Australia (SA) and Adelaide residents and visitors.

Holiday TitleDateHoliday TypeArea
New Year’s DayThursday, 1 January 2026PublicSA Wide
Australia DayMonday, 26 January 2026PublicSA Wide
Adelaide Cup DayMonday, 9 March 2026PublicSA Wide
Good FridayFriday, 3 April 2026PublicSA Wide
Easter SaturdaySaturday, 4 April 2026PublicSA Wide
Easter MondayMonday, 6 April 2026PublicSA Wide
ANZAC DaySaturday, 25 April 2026PublicSA Wide
King’s BirthdayMonday, 8 June 2026PublicSA Wide
Labour DayMonday, 5 October 2026PublicSA Wide
Christmas Eve (Part day from 7pm)Thursday, 24 December 2026PublicSA Wide
Christmas DayFriday, 25 December 2026PublicSA Wide
Proclamation Day Public Holiday*Saturday, 26 December 2026PublicSA Wide
Proclamation Day Public Holiday (additional day)Monday, 28 December 2026PublicSA Wide
New Year’s Eve (Part day from 7pm)Thursday, 31 December 2026PublicSA Wide


Every Sunday in South Australia is nominally a public holiday under the Holidays Act 1910 (SA).

In 2026 ANZAC Day falls on a Saturday. In South Australia, there is no additional public holiday for ANZAC Day when it falls on a weekend.

*In 2026, Proclamation Day falls on a Saturday. As a result there is an additional public holiday on Monday, 28 January 2026.

Disclaimer: The South Australia Public Holidays website is operated as a service to those looking to get an idea of when holidays are occurring. Whilst all care is taken to ensure the data presented on this site is accurate South Australia Public Holidays won’t be held accountable for inaccuracies within this website. It is recommended that visitors cross reference the info on this site with other Government websites also.