Check Queensland Public Holidays and Show Day Holidays for the year 2017.
Queensland observed the following public holidays for the year 2017.
New Year's Day
New Year's Day (Observed)
The Holidays Act 1983 provides for an extra public holiday to be added when Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year’s Day falls on a weekend.
Show holidays are public holidays appointed in districts throughout Queensland in relation to annual agricultural, horticultural or industrial shows.
Royal Queensland Show (Brisbane area only)
The Royal National Agricultural (RNA) Show Day (Brisbane only) is held on the Wednesday during the RNA Show period. The RNA Show commences on the first Friday in August, unless the first Friday is prior to 5 August, then it commences on the second Friday of August.