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Papua New Guinea Public Holidays 2021

See also: 2021 public holidays in APEC, Indonesia, Oceania and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Papua New Guinea 2021 official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Papua New Guinea official public holidays in 2021 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday
Friday New Year's Day
Friday Public Holiday (funeral of former PM Sir Mekere Morauta)
Monday Public Holiday (Mourning for Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare)
Friday Public Holiday (Mourning for Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare)
Friday Good Friday
Saturday Easter Saturday
Sunday Easter Sunday
Monday Easter Monday
Monday Queen's Birthday
Friday National Remembrance Day
Thursday National Day of Repentance
Thursday Independence Day
Saturday Christmas Day
Sunday Boxing Day
Monday Public Holiday

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Recent Papua New Guinea Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Papua New Guinea public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Papua New Guinea


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Papua New Guinea, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2021-2031).

Papua New Guinea Background Information and Links