. In the table below, you will find when National Close the Gap Day is official marked and celebrated in Australia over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2012
Saturday March 24 National Close the Gap Day
2013
Thursday March 21 National Close the Gap Day
2014
Thursday March 20 National Close the Gap Day
2015
Thursday March 19 National Close the Gap Day
2016
Thursday March 17 National Close the Gap Day
2017
Thursday March 16 National Close the Gap Day
2018
Thursday March 15 National Close the Gap Day
2019
Thursday March 21 National Close the Gap Day
2020
Thursday March 19 National Close the Gap Day
2021
Thursday March 18 National Close the Gap Day
2022
Thursday March 17 National Close the Gap Day
2023
Thursday March 16 National Close the Gap Day
2024
Thursday March 21 National Close the Gap Day
2025
Thursday March 20 National Close the Gap Day

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