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What is the date of Melbourne Cup Day in 2024?

Melbourne Cup Day Day is on Tuesday, November 5, 2024 in Australia.

Brief Information

  • This year:Tuesday, November 5, 2024
  • Next year:Tuesday, November 4, 2025
  • Last year:Tuesday, November 7, 2023
  • Type:Regional Holiday

Holidays in Australia in 2024

Holidays in Australia in 2025

About Melbourne Cup Day in Australia

Melbourne Cup Day 2024 in Australia

Melbourne Cup Day Day, which is observed on November 5, signifies the commencement of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a Regional Holiday in many countries.

Is Melbourne Cup Day a Regional Holiday in Australia?

Yes, Melbourne Cup Day is a Regional Holiday in Australia. A regional holiday is a day off designated by a specific region or local jurisdiction within a country. Unlike national holidays, which are observed nationwide, regional holidays are specific to a particular area or state. These holidays may be based on local traditions, historical events, or cultural significance relevant to that specific region. As a result, the observance of regional holidays can vary from one area to another within a country.

New Year Observances days

YearDayDateHoliday NameComments
2018TuesdayNovember 06Melbourne Cup Day1st Tuesday in November. VIC Only
2019TuesdayNovember 05Melbourne Cup Day1st Tuesday in November. VIC Only
2020TuesdayNovember 03Melbourne Cup Day1st Tuesday in November. VIC Only
2021TuesdayNovember 02Melbourne Cup Day1st Tuesday in November. VIC Only
2022TuesdayNovember 01Melbourne Cup Day1st Tuesday in November. VIC Only
2023TuesdayNovember 07Melbourne Cup Day1st Tuesday in November. VIC Only
2024TuesdayNovember 05Melbourne Cup Day1st Tuesday in November. VIC Only
2025TuesdayNovember 04Melbourne Cup Day1st Tuesday in November. VIC Only

National Language of Australia

  • Name:English
  • Native:English
  • Code:en

Country Information of Australia

  • Name:Australia
  • Capital:Canberra
  • Country Code:AU
  • Emoji:🇦🇺
  • Phone code:61
  • Unicode:U+1F1E6 U+1F1FA
  • Currency:AUD
  • Currency Symbol:$

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