Public Holidays & Season Dates

Date Holiday
01 January New Year’s Day
21 March Human Rights Day
25 March Good Friday
28 March Family Day
27 April Freedom Day
01 May Workers Day
02 May Public Holiday
16 June Youth Day
09 August National Women’s Day
24 September Youth Day
16 December Day of Reconciliation
25 December Christmas Day
26 December Day of Goodwill

The Public Holidays Act (Act No 36 of 1994) determines whenever any public holiday falls on a Sunday, the Monday following it shall be a public holiday.

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