Holidays and gift giving occasions in Australia

In Australia the National Public Holidays that are celebrated uniformly throughout the country are:

Date Day Holiday
Jan 1 Wednesday New Year's Day
Jan 6 Monday Epiphany
Jan 7 Tuesday Orthodox Christmas Day
Jan 14 Tuesday Orthodox New Year
Jan 25 Saturday Chinese New Year
Jan 26 Sunday Australia Day
Jan 27 Monday Day off for Australia Day
Feb 10 Monday Tu B'Shevat (Arbor Day)
Feb 10 Monday Royal Hobart Regatta
Feb 14 Friday Valentine's Day
Feb 25 Tuesday Carnival / Shrove Tuesday
Feb 26 Wednesday Ash Wednesday
Mar 2 Monday Labour Day
Mar 9 Monday Labour Day
Mar 9 Monday Eight Hours Day
Mar 9 Monday Adelaide Cup
Mar 9 Monday Canberra Day
Mar 10 Tuesday Purim
Mar 17 Tuesday St Patrick's Day
Mar 19 Thursday National Close the Gap Day
Mar 20 Friday March Equinox
Mar 21 Saturday Harmony Day
Mar 22 Sunday Isra and Mi'raj
Apr 4 Saturday Daylight Saving Time ends
Apr 5 Sunday Palm Sunday
Apr 9 Thursday Maundy Thursday
Apr 9 Thursday First day of Passover
Apr 10 Friday Good Friday
Apr 11 Saturday Holy Saturday
Apr 12 Sunday Easter Sunday
Apr 12 Sunday Easter Sunday
Apr 12 Sunday Easter Sunday
Apr 12 Sunday Easter Sunday
Apr 12 Sunday Easter Sunday
Apr 13 Monday Easter Monday
Apr 14 Tuesday Easter Tuesday
Apr 16 Thursday Last day of Passover
Apr 17 Friday Orthodox Good Friday
Apr 18 Saturday Orthodox Holy Saturday
Apr 19 Sunday Orthodox Easter
Apr 20 Monday Orthodox Easter Monday
Apr 21 Tuesday Yom HaShoah
Apr 24 Friday Ramadan Start
Apr 25 Saturday ANZAC Day
Apr 25 Saturday ANZAC Day
Apr 27 Monday ANZAC Day
Apr 27 Monday ANZAC Day Additional Public Holiday
Apr 29 Wednesday Yom HaAtzmaut
May 4 Monday May Day
May 4 Monday Labour Day
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day
May 12 Tuesday Lag B'Omer
May 19 Tuesday Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)
May 21 Thursday Ascension Day
May 24 Sunday Eid ul Fitr
May 26 Tuesday National Sorry Day
May 29 Friday Shavuot
May 31 Sunday Pentecost
Jun 1 Monday Whit Monday
Jun 1 Monday Western Australia Day
Jun 1 Monday Reconciliation Day
Jun 6 Saturday Queensland Day
Jun 7 Sunday Trinity Sunday
Jun 8 Monday Queen's Birthday
Jun 11 Thursday Corpus Christi
Jun 21 Sunday June Solstice
Jul 5 Sunday First Day of NAIDOC Week
Jul 30 Thursday Tisha B'Av
Jul 31 Friday Eid ul Adha
Aug 3 Monday New South Wales Bank Holiday
Aug 3 Monday Northern Territory Picnic Day
Aug 12 Wednesday Royal National Agricultural Show Day Queensland
Aug 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary
Aug 20 Thursday Muharram/Islamic New Year
Sep 6 Sunday Father's Day
Sep 19 Saturday Rosh Hashana
Sep 22 Tuesday September Equinox
Sep 28 Monday Yom Kippur
Sep 28 Monday Queen's Birthday
Oct 3 Saturday First day of Sukkot
Oct 3 Saturday Daylight Saving Time starts
Oct 4 Sunday Feast of St Francis of Assisi
Oct 5 Monday Queen's Birthday
Oct 5 Monday Labour Day
Oct 9 Friday Hoshana Rabbah
Oct 10 Saturday Shemini Atzeret
Oct 11 Sunday Simchat Torah
Oct 29 Thursday Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Oct 31 Saturday Halloween
Nov 1 Sunday All Saints' Day
Nov 2 Monday All Souls' Day
Nov 2 Monday Recreation Day
Nov 3 Tuesday Melbourne Cup Day
Nov 11 Wednesday Remembrance Day
Nov 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali
Nov 29 Sunday First Sunday of Advent
Dec 8 Tuesday Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Dec 11 Friday First Day of Hanukkah
Dec 18 Friday Last day of Hanukkah
Dec 21 Monday December Solstice
Dec 24 Thursday Christmas Eve
Dec 25 Friday Christmas Day
Dec 26 Saturday Boxing Day
Dec 28 Monday Proclamation Day
Dec 28 Monday Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday
Dec 31 Thursday New Year's Eve

All other public holidays such as Queen's Birthday and Labour Day are individually declared by the state and territory governments. Therefore, before sending your parcel, be sure to check the official state websites to discover which dates are celebrated in your destination state, to ensure you don’t have a delay in your delivery.