New Zealand has a total of 38 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.
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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is a public holiday in New Zealand on January 1 each year.
|Day after New Year's Day
January 2 is a public holiday known as the Day after New Year’s Day in New Zealand
|Wellington Anniversary Day
|Northland Anniversary Day
|Auckland Anniversary Day
|Nelson Anniversary Day
On February 6 every year, New Zealanders celebrate Waitangi Day, a national holiday to commemorate the Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand’s founding document.
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|Taranaki Anniversary Day
|Otago Anniversary Day
Good Friday is two days before Easter Sunday and is a public holiday in New Zealand.
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday and is a public holiday in New Zealand.
|Southland Anniversary Day
Many New Zealanders observe the Anzac Day public holiday on April 25 each year.
Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
The Queen’s birthday is an annual public holiday in New Zealand on the first Monday of June.
Father's Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of September in New Zealand.
|South Canterbury Anniversary Day
|Hawke's Bay Anniversary Day
Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is one of the most popular Hindu festivals.
Labour Day is a nationwide public holiday in New Zealand on the fourth Monday in October each year.
Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
|Marlborough Anniversary Day
|Guy Fawkes Night
|Canterbury Anniversary Day
|Chatham Islands Anniversary Day
|Westland Anniversary Day
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day is a public holiday in New Zealand on December 25 each year.
Boxing Day, annually observed on December 26, is a public holiday in New Zealand.
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.