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Recent New Zealand Public Holidays News and Updates
Below is a list of recent news and updates related to New Zealand public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).
2021-02-06: New Zealand 2022 Public Holidays Extended
2021-02-04: New Zealand Adds Matariki Public Holiday Beginning In 2022
2020-11-26: New Zealand Crown Speech Announces Matariki Public Holiday
2020-11-18: New Zealand 2021 Public Holidays Updated
2020-10-21: New Zealand Matariki Public Holiday Decision Postponed
2020-10-17: New Zealand Matariki Public Holiday Likely After Labour Landslide
2020-09-06: New Zealand PM Promises Matariki Public Holiday
2020-08-01: New Zealand Labour Party Supports Matariki Public Holiday
2020-05-21: New Zealand Matariki Public Holiday Confusion
2020-05-19: New Zealand Mulls Matariki Public Holiday Again
2020-02-14: New Zealand 2021 Public Holidays Amended
2018-09-15: New Zealand 2022 Public Holidays Announced
2018-07-09: New Zealand Mulls Matariki Public Holiday Again
2016-08-23: New Zealand Rules-Out Land Wars Public Holiday
2016-01-11: New Zealand Land Wars Public Holiday Momentum
2014-08-20: New Zealand Mulls Land Wars Public Holiday
2013-06-16: New Zealand 2017 Public Holidays Amended
2013-05-25: New Zealand 2015-2016-2020-2021 Public Holidays Amended
2013-04-17: New Zealand Mondayisation Public Holidays Bill Approved
2013-03-25: New Zealand 2020-2021 Public Holidays Amended