Public holidays and observances in Papua New Guinea

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 21 Thursday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
June 10 Monday Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
June 22 Saturday June Solstice Season
July 23 Tuesday National Remembrance Day Public Holiday
August 26 Monday National Day of Repentance Public Holiday
September 16 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
June 8 Monday Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
July 23 Thursday National Remembrance Day Public Holiday
August 26 Wednesday National Day of Repentance Public Holiday
September 16 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Saturday Boxing Day National holiday

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
June 14 Monday Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 23 Friday National Remembrance Day Public Holiday
August 26 Thursday National Day of Repentance Public Holiday
September 16 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
December 22 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Sunday Boxing Day National holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
March 21 Monday March equinox Season
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
June 13 Monday Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 23 Saturday National Remembrance Day Public Holiday
August 26 Friday National Day of Repentance Public Holiday
September 16 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
December 22 Thursday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Boxing Day National holiday