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National Holidays in New Zealand in 2023

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DayDateHoliday NameTypeComments
SundayJanuary 01New Year's DayNational Holiday
MondayJanuary 02Day after New Year's DayNational Holiday
TuesdayJanuary 03New Year's Day (in lieu)National Holiday
MondayJanuary 23Wellington Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday closest to January 22nd
MondayJanuary 30Nelson Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to February 1
MondayJanuary 30Auckland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to January 29th
MondayFebruary 06Waitangi DayNational HolidayNational Day
MondayMarch 13Taranaki Anniversary DayRegional HolidaySecond Monday in March
MondayMarch 20Otago Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to the actual day
FridayApril 07Good FridayNational Holiday
MondayApril 10Easter MondayNational Holiday
TuesdayApril 11Southland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayObserved on Easter Tuesday
TuesdayApril 25Anzac DayNational Holiday
SundayMay 14Mother's DayNot a Public Holiday2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
MondayJune 05King's BirthdayNational HolidayFirst Monday in June
FridayJuly 14MatarikiNational HolidayMāori new year
SundaySeptember 03Father's DayNot a Public Holiday1st Sunday in September. Not a public holiday
MondaySeptember 25South Canterbury DayRegional HolidayFourth Monday in September
FridayOctober 20Hawke's Bay Anniversary DayRegional HolidayFriday before Labour Day
MondayOctober 23Labour DayNational HolidayThe fourth Monday in October
MondayOctober 30Marlborough Anniversary DayRegional HolidayFirst Monday after Labour Day
FridayNovember 17Christchurch Show DayRegional HolidayNorthern and Central Canterbury
MondayNovember 27Chatham Islands Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to November 30
MondayDecember 04Westland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to Dec. 1 (Greymouth)
MondayDecember 25Christmas DayNational Holiday
TuesdayDecember 26Boxing DayNational Holiday