Papua New Guinea Public Holidays List 2023
Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Papua New Guinea year 2023
|1||01 Jan, Sunday||New Year's Day||National holiday|
|2||21 Mar, Tuesday||March Equinox||Season|
|3||07 Apr, Friday||Good Friday||National holiday|
|4||08 Apr, Saturday||Holy Saturday||National holiday|
|5||09 Apr, Sunday||Easter Sunday||Common local holiday|
|6||10 Apr, Monday||Easter Monday||National holiday|
|7||12 Jun, Monday||Queen's Birthday||National holiday|
|8||22 Jun, Thursday||June Solstice||Season|
|9||23 Jul, Sunday||National Remembrance Day||National holiday|
|10||26 Aug, Saturday||National Day of Repentance||National holiday|
|11||16 Sep, Saturday||Independence Day||National holiday|
|12||23 Sep, Saturday||September Equinox||Season|
|13||22 Dec, Friday||December Solstice||Season|
|14||25 Dec, Monday||Christmas Day||National holiday|
|15||26 Dec, Tuesday||Boxing Day||National 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