Public Holidays in South Africa

1 January: New Year’s Day

21 March: Human Rights Day

30 March: Good Friday

2 April: Family Day

27 April: Freedom Day

30 April: School holiday

1 May: Workers Day

16 June: Youth Day

9 August: National Women’s Day

10 August: School holiday

24 September: Heritage Day

16 December: Day of Reconciliation

17 December: Public holiday

25 December: Christmas Day

26 December: Day of Goodwill