Key Holidays and Occasions for 2016

    Key Occasions 2012

    Here’s a list of special occasions coming up in 2016 for New Zealand, Australia, UK, USA.

    In addition to the usual holidays, such as New Years, Easter, Christmas etc, we’ve included a few lesser known occasions just for fun. So don’t be alarmed if you give us a call on 19th September and a pirate answers.

     

    Holiday / Occasion

    New Zealand

    Australia

    UK

    USA

    New Years Day

    1st January

    1st January

    1st January

    1st January

    Day after New Years Day

    2nd January

    2nd January

    2nd January

    2nd January

    Australia Day

     

    26th January

     

     

    Chinese New Year

    28th January 

     28th January

    28th January 

    28th January

    Waitangi Day

    6th February

     

     

     

    Groundhog Day

     

     

     

    2nd February

    Valentine’s Day

    14th February

    14th February

    14th February

    14th February

    St Patricks Day

    17th March

    17th March

    17th March

    17th March

    Good Friday

    14th April

    14th April

    14th April

    14th April

    Easter Sunday

    16th April

    16th April

    16th April

    16th April

    Easter Monday

    17th April

    17th April

    17th April

    17th April

    April Fools Day

    1st April

    1st April

    1st April

    1st April

    Siblings Day

     

     

     

    10th April

    Earth Day

    22nd April

    22nd April

    22nd April

    22nd April

    Administrative Professionals (Secretaries) Day

    26th April

    26th April

    26th April

    26th April

    ANZAC Day

    25th April 

    25th April 

     

     

    Mother’s Day / Mothering Sunday

    14th May

    14th May

    26th March

    14th May

    Queen's Birthday

    5th June

    12th June

    (excl WA & QLD)

     

     

    Best Friends Day

    8th June 

     

     

    8th June

    Independence Day

     

     

     

    4th July

    International Friendship Day

    6th August

    6th August

    6th August

    6th August

    Random Acts of Kindness Day

    1st September

     

    17th February

    17th February

    Father’s Day

    3rd September

    3rd September

    18th June

    18th June

    Talk Like a Pirate Day

    19th September

    19th September

    19th September

    19th September

    UN World Teacher’s Day

    5th October

    5th October

    5th October

    5th October

    Grandparents Day

     

     

    10th September

    10th September

    Bosses Day

     

     

     

    16th October

    Labour Day

    23rd October

    Various

     

    4th September

    NZ Teacher’s Day

    29th October

     

     

     

    Halloween

    31st October

    31st October

    31st October

    31st October

    Guy Fawkes

    5th November

     

    5th November

     

    Melbourne Cup Day

     

    7th November

     

     

    World Kindness Day

    13th November

    13th November

    13th November

    13th November

    UN Universal Children’s Day

    20th November

    20th November

    20th November

    20th November

    Thanksgiving

     

     

     

    23rd November

    Christmas Day

    25th December

    25th December

    25th December

    25th December

    Boxing Day

    26th December

    26th December

    26th December

    26th December

    New Years Eve

    31st December

    31st December

    31st December

    31st December