Public holidays in 2022

Date Holiday
Saturday, 1 January New Year’s Day
Monday, 21 March Human Rights Day
Friday, 15 April Good Friday
Monday, 18 April Family Day
Wednesday, 27 April Freedom Day
Sunday, 1 May Worker’s Day
Monday, 2 May Worker’s Day observed
Thursday, 16 June Youth Day
Tuesday, 9 August National Women’s Day
Saturday, 24 September Heritage Day
Friday, 16 December Day of Reconciliation
Sunday, 25 December Christmas Day
Monday, 26 December Day of Goodwill


Public holidays in 2023

Date Holiday
Sunday, 1 January New Year’s Day
Monday, 2 January Public Holiday
Tuesday, 21 March Human Rights Day
Friday, 7 April Good Friday
Sunday, 9 April Easter
Monday, 10 April Family Day
Thursday, 27 April Freedom Day
Friday, 16 June Youth Day
Wednesday, 9 August Women’s Day
Sunday, 24 September Heritage Day
Saturday, 16 December Day of Reconciliation
Monday, 25 December Public Holiday
Tuesday, 26 December  Public Holiday


Updated: 3 May 2022