The following are public holidays observed in Launceston in 2016.

Thursday 6 October   :     Royal Launceston Show

Monday 7 November :     Recreation Day

Friday 11 November        Remembrance Day (observance only)

Monday 26 December:     Boxing Day

Tuesday 27 December:   Christmas Day (because Chrsitmas Day falls on a Sunday this year, Tiesday 27th is observed as the public holiday)