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Christmas Island Public Holidays News and Updates

See also: upcoming public holidays in Christmas Island

This page contains a sampling of our database of news and updates related to Christmas Island public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays and national holidays, as of July 2019, and covering calendar year 2020 Christmas Island public holidays, gathered as part of our continuous monitoring of worldwide news media and official government sources to detect changes to bank holidays and public holidays legislation, or ad hoc bank holidays and public holidays changes, anywhere in the world.

Below is this list of Christmas Island public holidays news and updates.

2019 (public news feed delayed by 30 days)

  • Jul
  • 11
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  • Christmas Island 2020 Public Holidays

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Natasha Griggs, has signed the "Community Bulletin A52/2019 for the Cocos (Keeling) Islands" which officially gazettes the annual bank holidays and public holidays on Christmas Island for the upcoming calendar year 2020.
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2018

  • Jul
  • 12
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  • Christmas Island 2019 Public Holidays

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Natasha Griggs, has signed the "Community Bulletin A37/2018 for the Cocos (Keeling) Islands" which officially gazettes the annual bank holidays and public holidays on Christmas Island for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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2017

  • Jun
  • 19
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  • Christmas Island 2018 Public Holidays

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Barry Haase, has signed the "Community Bulletin A30/2017 and Gazette 05-2017 for Christmas Island" which officially gazettes the annual bank holidays and public holidays on Christmas Island for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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2016

  • Aug
  • 17
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  • Christmas Island 2016 Public Holidays Amended Again

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Barry Haase, has signed the "Community Bulletin A23/2016 and Gazette 10/2016 for Christmas Island" which officially changes the date of the upcoming annual bank holiday and public holiday in Christmas Island for the observance of Hari Raya Haji (Feast of Sacrifice).
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  • Jun
  • 26
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  • Christmas Island 2016 Public Holidays Amended

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Barry Haase, has signed the "Community Bulletin A18/2016 and Gazette 04/2016 for Christmas Island" which officially changes the date of the upcoming annual bank holiday and public holiday in Christmas Island for the observance of Hari Raya Puasa (the End of Ramadan).
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  • Jun
  • 10
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  • Christmas Island 2017 Public Holidays

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Barry Haase, has signed the "Community Bulletin A15/2016 and Gazette 01-2016 for Christmas Island" which officially gazettes the annual bank holidays and public holidays on Christmas Island for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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2015

  • Aug
  • 3
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  • Christmas Island 2016 Public Holidays

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Barry Haase, has signed the "Community Bulletin A38/2015 and Gazette 03-2015 for Christmas Island" which officially gazettes the annual bank holidays and public holidays on Christmas Island for the upcoming calendar year 2016.
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2014

  • Aug
  • 21
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  • Christmas Island 2015 Public Holidays Announced

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Jon Stanhope, has signed the "Community Bulletin A49-2014 and Gazette 03-2014 for Christmas Island" which officially gazettes the annual bank holidays and public holidays on Christmas Island for the upcoming calendar year 2015.
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2013

  • Sep
  • 27
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  • Christmas Island 2014 Public Holidays Announced

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Jon Stanhope, has signed the "Community Bulletin A21-2013 and Gazette 02-2013 for Christmas Island" which officially gazettes the annual bank holidays and public holidays on Christmas Island for the calendar year 2014.
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2012

  • Sep
  • 10
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  • Christmas Island 2013 Public Holidays Announced

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Brian Lacy, has signed Community Bulletin A51/2012 which officially gazettes the bank holidays and public holidays on Christmas Island for the calendar year 2013.
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2011

  • Aug
  • 22
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  • Christmas Island 2012 Public Holidays Announced

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Brian Lacy, has signed Community Bulletin A68/2011 which officially gazettes the official Christmas Island bank holidays and public holidays for the calendar year 2012.
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2010

  • Aug
  • 9
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  • Christmas Island 2011 Public Holidays Announced

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Brian Lacy, has signed Community Bulletin A13/2010 which officially gazettes Christmas Island public holidays for the calendar year 2011.
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2009

  • Aug
  • 10
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  • Christmas Island 2010 Public Holidays Announced

    Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories) - The Acting Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Stephen Clay, has signed Community Bulletin A08/2009 which officially gazettes Christmas Island public holidays for the calendar year 2010.
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2008

  • Aug
  • 13
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  • Christmas Island Announces Chinese New Year Public Holiday Change Of Date

    Private Communication - The territorial administration of Christmas Island has released its official list of 2009 public holidays, which features change of date for the first day of the Chinese New Year public holidays.
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2007

  • Aug
  • 14
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  • Christmas Island Changes 2008 Labour Day Public Holiday

    Teritorial Administration - Christmas Island has released its 2008 list of official public holidays, in which Labour Day, usually observed at the end of March, is scheduled for March 17 in 2008.
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2000

  • Aug
  • 31
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  • Christmas Island Changes 2001 Labour Day Public Holiday

    Territorial Administrator - Christmas Island has released its 2001 list of official public holidays, in which Labour Day, usually observed in the latter part of March, is scheduled for March 5 in 2001.
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1998

  • Oct
  • 29
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  • Christmas Island 1999 Public Holidays Announced

    Federal Department of Employment - The 1999 public holidays for Christmas Island have been announced. Of particular interest, the ANZAC day public holiday which, falling on a weekend in 1999, will obey the Western Australia State day in lieu rules.
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See also: Christmas Island bank holidays and public holidays for 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023.

Background Information (Christmas Island)