Key Holidays and Occasions for 2020

 

Here’s a list of special occasions coming up in 2020 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

 

 

Groundhog Day

 

 

 

2nd February

Chinese New Year

25th January

25th January

25th January

25th January

Waitangi Day

6th February 

 

 

 

Valentine's Day

14th February

14th February

14th February

14th February

St Patrick's Day

17th March

17th March

17th March

17th March

April Fools Day

1st April

1st April

1st April

1st April

Siblings Day

10th April

10th April

10th April

10th April

Good Friday

10th April

10th April

10th April

10th April

Easter Sunday

12th April

12th April

12th April

12th April

Easter Monday

13th April

13th April

13th April

13th April

Earth Day

22nd April

22nd April

22nd April

22nd April

Administrative Professionals (Secretaries) Day

22nd April

1st May

16th April

22nd April

ANZAC Day

25th April 

25th April 

 

 

Mother’s Day / Mothering Sunday

10th May

10th May

22nd March

10th May

Queen's Birthday

1st June

8th June

(excl WA & QLD)

13th June 

 

Best Friends Day

8th June 

8th June 

 8th June

8th June

Independence Day

 

 

 

4th July

International Friendship Day

30th July

30th July

30th July

30th July

Random Acts of Kindness Day

1st September

17th February 

17th February

17th February

Father’s Day

6th September

6th September

21st June

21st June

Grandparents Day

25th October

25th October

4th October

13th September

Talk Like a Pirate Day

19th September

19th September

19th September

19th September

UN World Teachers Day

5th October 

5th October

5th October

5th October

NZ Teacher’s Day

 5th October

 

 

 

 Bosses Day

16th October 

 16th October

16th October 

16th October

 Labour Day

26th October

9th March

 1st May

7th September 

Halloween

31st October

31st October

31st October

31st October

World Kindness Day

13th November

 13th November

13th November

 13th November

Guy Fawkes 

5th November 

5th November

5th November 

5th November 

 Melbourne Cup Day

3rd November 

3rd November

 

 

UN Universal Children’s Day

20th November

20th November

20th November

20th November

Thanksgiving

 

 

 

26th 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