Public holidays

As a Charles Sturt staff member, you should be aware of your public holiday entitlements and the annual University closedown.

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.

2022 public holidays

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

NSW campusesACT campusesVIC campuses
Saturday 1 JanuarySaturday 1 JanuarySaturday 1 January
Monday 3 JanuaryMonday 3 JanuaryMonday 3 January
Wednesday 26 JanuaryWednesday 26 JanuaryWednesday 26 January
Friday 25 March
(1/2 day Albury only)
Monday, 14 MarchMonday, 14 March
Friday 15 AprilFriday 15 AprilFriday 15 April
Saturday 16 AprilSaturday 16 AprilSaturday 16 April
Sunday 17 AprilSunday 17 AprilSunday 17 April
Monday 18 AprilMonday 18 AprilMonday 18 April
Monday 25 AprilMonday 25 AprilMonday 25 April
Monday 13 JuneMonday 30 MayMonday 13 June
Monday 3 OctoberMonday 13 JuneFriday before the AFL Grand Final (TBC) 
Sunday 25 DecemberMonday 3 OctoberTuesday 1 November
Monday 26 DecemberSunday 25 DecemberSunday 25 December
Tuesday 27 DecemberMonday 26 DecemberMonday 26 December
 Tuesday 27 DecemberTuesday 27 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.

Maundy Thursday concessional holiday

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

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