Years: 2022 2023 2024

Papua New Guinea Public Holidays List 2023

Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Papua New Guinea year 2023

S.no.DateHolidayType
101 Jan, SundayNew Year's DayNational holiday
221 Mar, TuesdayMarch EquinoxSeason
307 Apr, FridayGood FridayNational holiday
408 Apr, SaturdayHoly SaturdayNational holiday
509 Apr, SundayEaster SundayCommon local holiday
610 Apr, MondayEaster MondayNational holiday
712 Jun, MondayQueen's BirthdayNational holiday
822 Jun, ThursdayJune SolsticeSeason
923 Jul, SundayNational Remembrance DayNational holiday
1026 Aug, SaturdayNational Day of RepentanceNational holiday
1116 Sep, SaturdayIndependence DayNational holiday
1223 Sep, SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
1322 Dec, FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
1425 Dec, MondayChristmas DayNational holiday
1526 Dec, TuesdayBoxing DayNational holiday

New Year's Day (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (21 Mar) : March Equinox in Papua New Guinea (Port Moresby)

Good Friday (07 Apr) : Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.

Holy Saturday (08 Apr) : Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.

Easter Sunday (09 Apr) : Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.

Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.

Queen's Birthday (12 Jun) : The Queen's birthday, also known as the Queen's Official Birthday, is celebrated in many Commonwealth countries around the world. It is a public holiday in countries such as Australia, New Zealand, and Gibraltar, although on different dates.

June Solstice (22 Jun) : June Solstice in Papua New Guinea (Port Moresby)

National Remembrance Day (23 Jul) : National Remembrance Day is a public holiday in Papua New Guinea

National Day of Repentance (26 Aug) : National Day of Repentance is a public holiday in Papua New Guinea

Independence Day (16 Sep) : Independence Day is a public holiday in Papua New Guinea

September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Papua New Guinea (Port Moresby)

December Solstice (22 Dec) : December Solstice in Papua New Guinea (Port Moresby)

Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.

Boxing Day (26 Dec) : Boxing Day is a public holiday in Papua New Guinea