Public Holidays in Canterbury, New Zealand in 2021

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There are 11 public holidays in the Canterbury region, New Zealand in 2021. Ten of them are national holiday, and 1 holiday is the regional holiday.

Five public holidays that fall on weekends are observed on the following weekdays.

The following is the list of public holidays in the Canterbury region, New Zealand in 2021.

HolidayDateWeekdayNote
New Year's DayJan 01, 2021FridayPublic Holiday
Day after New Year's DayJan 02, 2021SaturdayPublic Holiday
Day after New Year's Day HolidayJan 04, 2021MondayObserved
Waitangi DayFeb 06, 2021SaturdayPublic Holiday
Waitangi Day HolidayFeb 08, 2021MondayObserved
Good FridayApr 02, 2021FridayPublic Holiday
Easter MondayApr 05, 2021MondayPublic Holiday
ANZAC DayApr 25, 2021SundayPublic Holiday
ANZAC Day HolidayApr 26, 2021MondayObserved
Queen's BirthdayJun 07, 2021MondayPublic Holiday
South Canterbury Anniversary Day*Sept 27, 2021MondayRegional Holiday
Labour DayOct 25, 2021MondayPublic Holiday
Canterbury Anniversary Day*Nov 12, 2021FridayRegional Holiday
Christmas DayDec 25, 2021SaturdayPublic Holiday
Boxing DayDec 26, 2021SundayPublic Holiday
Christmas Day HolidayDec 27, 2021MondayObserved
Boxing Day HolidayDec 28, 2021TuesdayObserved

* South Canterbury Anniversary Day is observed in southern area and Canterbury Anniversary Day is observed in northern and central areas.

Please also check working days in Canterbury, New Zealand in 2021.

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