Public holidays

As a CSU staff member, you should be aware of your public holiday entitlements and the annual University close down.

Working on a public holiday

There may be times when we need you to work on a public holiday. A loading applies for professional/general staff who are directed to work on these days.

2019 public holidays

You're entitled to the public holidays recognised by the government in your jurisdiction.

NSW campusesACT campusesVIC campuses
Tuesday 1 JanuaryTuesday 1 JanuaryTuesday 1 January
Monday 28 JanuaryMonday 28 JanuaryMonday 28 January
Friday 22 March
(1/2 day Albury only)
Monday 11 MarchMonday 11 March
Friday 19 AprilFriday 19 AprilFriday 19 April
Saturday 20 AprilSaturday 20 AprilSaturday 20 April
Sunday 21 AprilSunday 21 AprilSunday 21 April
Monday 22 AprilMonday 22 AprilMonday 22 April
Thursday 25 AprilThursday 25 AprilThursday 25 April
Monday 10 JuneMonday 27 MayMonday 10 June
Monday 7 OctoberMonday 10 JuneFriday 27 September
Wednesday 25 DecemberMonday 7 OctoberTuesday 5 November
Thursday 26 DecemberWednesday 25 DecemberWednesday 25 December
 Thursday 26 DecemberThursday 26 December

Annual closedown

The Vice-Chancellor may approve the annual closedown of all or part of the University during the Christmas/New Year period.

The closedown may include days that are not public holidays and you will need to take annual leave or flexitime to cover those days.

Details of the annual closedown will be available in October each year.

Maundy Thursday concessional holiday

The Vice-Chancellor may approve a concessional holiday for staff in attendance on Maundy Thursday.

Details of the concessional holiday will be available in February each year.