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ACT Public Holidays 2015 – School, Government, National

We have listed ACT public holidays 2015. ACT stands for Australian Capital Territory and there are around 12 holidays in the year 2015. The holidays include national public holidays which are allotted for school by Government of Australia. The holidays start with new year on first January 2015 and and with Boxing Day on 26th of December 2015. The month with the maximum national public holidays is April 2015 with four holidays being in that month. Note that these holidays are specific for Australian Capital Territory, for other region please check our other posts for the respective public holidays in that area.

Australian Capital Territory Public Holidays 2015
Australian Capital Territory Public Holidays 2015

Total area of the Australian capital Territory is 2,358 km sq with 97% of land and 3% of water. ACT has a population of 385,600 as of March 2014 with the density of 160/sq km. The capital city of Australian Capital Territory is Canberra and the area has two house seats and two Senate seats in the federal representation. The below is the list of ACT public holidays for the 2015 year, the list is in the ascending order of the months and if national holiday falls on Saturday or Sunday, the holiday will be declared on the immediate Monday.

ACT Public Holidays 2015 (National)

New Year’s Day
Thursday, 1 January 2015

Australia Day
Monday, 26 January 2015

Canberra Day
Monday, 9 March 2015

Good Friday
Friday, 3 April 2015

Easter Saturday
Saturday, 4 April 2015

Easter Monday
Monday, 6 April 2015

Anzac Day
Saturday, 25 April 2015

Queen’s Birthday
Monday, 8 June 2015

Family & Community Day
Monday, 28 September 2015

Labour Day
Monday, 5 October 2015

Christmas Day
Friday, 25 December 2015

Boxing Day
Monday, 28 December 2015

These were the Australian Capital Territory public holidays for the year 2015. Note that this time Boxing Day falls on Saturday, so the holidays declared on 28th of December 2015 Monday. We can remember that last year Australia Day was also on Saturday, that holiday was also postponed to Monday.