New Zealand Public Holidays, School Holidays, Special Events and Daylight Saving Dates
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New Zealand Public Holidays
New Zealand public holidays for the rest of 2014 - 2015 are as follows.
|School holidays||18 April 2014 - 4 May 2014|
|Good Friday (Easter)||18 April 2014|
|Easter Monday||21 April 2014|
|Anzac Day||25 April 2014|
|Queen's Birthday||2 June 2014|
|School holidays||5 July 2014 - 20 July 2014|
|School holidays||27 September 2014 - 12 October 2014|
|Labour Day||27 October 2014|
|School holidays||20 December 2014 - 1 February 2015|
|Christmas Day||25 December 2014|
|Boxing Day holiday||26 December 2014|
|New Year's Day||1 January 2015|
|Day after New Year's Day||2 January 2015|
|Waitangi Day||6 February 2015|
|Good Friday (Easter)||3 April 2015|
|Easter Monday||6 April 2015|
|Anzac Day||25 April 2015|
|Queen's Birthday||1 June 2015|
|Labour Day||26 October 2015|
|Christmas Day||25 December 2015|
|Boxing Day holiday||26 December 2015|
New Zealand School Holidays
here to view the dates of all New Zealand school holidays for 2014 - 2016.
(the web page includes a link for 2015 dates). This information is provided
by the Ministry of Education.
New Zealand Provincial Holidays 2014/2015
|Provincial District||Actual Day||Observance Day 2014||Observance Day 2015|
|22 January||20 January||19 January|
(Waikato, King Country,Coromandel,Bay of Plenty,Gisborne,East Coast)
|29 January||27 January||26 January|
|1 February||3 February||2 February|
|31 March||10 March||9 March|
|23 March||24 March||23 March|
|1 November||24 October||23 October|
|1 November||3 November||2 November|
|16 December||14 November||13 November|
|17 January||22 April||7 April|
|1 December||1 December||30 November|
New Zealand Events
Comprehensive event information is available online at the following web sites.
Dates for Daylight Saving (New Zealand Summer Time)
New Zealand standard time is GMT+12. Daylight saving (summer time) starts at 2 am on the last Sunday in September, when the clocks are put forward by one hour (GMT+13) and ends at 3am on the first Sunday in April, when the clocks are put back one hour.