Public Holidays in South Africa

 

2018

2019

New Year’s Day

1 January

1 January

Human Rights Day

21 March

21 March

Good Friday

30 March

19 April

Easter Monday

2 April

22 April

Freedom Day

27 April

27 April

Worker’s Day

1 May

1 May

Youth Day

16 June

17 June

Women’s Day

9 August

9 August

Heritage Day

24 September

24 September

Day of Reconciliation

16 December

16 December

Christmas Day

25 December

25 December

Day of Goodwill (Boxing Day)

26 December

26 December

 

*When a public holiday in South Africa falls on a Sunday, the following Monday is a public holiday.