NT Public Holidays 2025

The Northern Territory has a combination of statewide public holidays and regional public holidays for local shows in some areas. The areas of the NT that have regional public holidays are Alice Springs, Tennant Creek, Katherine, Darwin and Borroloola.

The holiday list below shows statewide and regional Northern Territory public holidays.

New Year’s DayWednesday, 1 January 2025PublicNT Wide
Australia DayMonday, 27 January 2025PublicNT Wide
Good FridayFriday, 18 April 2025PublicNT Wide
Day following Good FridaySaturday, 19 April 2025PublicNT Wide
Easter SundaySunday, 20 April 2025PublicNT Wide
Easter MondayMonday, 21 April 2025PublicNT Wide
Anzac DayFriday, 25 April 2025PublicNT Wide
May DayMonday, 5 May 2025PublicNT Wide
King’s BirthdayMonday, 9 June 2025PublicNT Wide
Alice Springs Show DayFriday, 4 July 2025RegionalAlice Springs
Tennant Creek Show DayFriday, 11 July 2025RegionalTennant Creek
Katherine Show DayFriday, 18 July 2025RegionalKatherine
Darwin Show DayFriday, 25 July 2025RegionalDarwin
Picnic DayMonday, 4 August 2025PublicNT Wide
Borroloola Show DayFriday, 15 August 2025RegionalBorroloola
Christmas Eve*Wednesday, 24 December 2025PublicNT Wide
Christmas DayThursday, 25 December 2025PublicNT Wide
Boxing DayFriday, 26 December 2025PublicNT Wide
New Year’s Eve (Part Day)Wednesday, 31 December 2025PublicNT Wide


*In the Northern Territory, Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve are part-day public holidays (7 pm til midnight).

Information presented is from NT Government sources.