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Public holidays in South Africa


This post consists of a complete list of current public holidays in South Africa:

South Africa Public holidays

Date Name Instituted
1 January New Year’s Day 1910
21 March Human Rights Day 1990
The Friday before Easter Sunday Good Friday 1910
The Monday following Easter Sunday Family Day 1980
27 April Freedom Day 1994
1 May Workers’ Day 1995
16 June Youth Day 1995
9 August National Women’s Day 1995
24 September Heritage Day 1995
16 December Day of Reconciliation 1995
25 December Christmas Day 1910
26 December Day of Goodwill (formerly Boxing Day) 1910
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