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Public Holidays

Fijians celebrate a variety of holidays and festivals.

Exact dates vary from year to year but are given a year in advance on the government’s website (www.fiji.gov.fj) in the 'About Fiji' section.

Annual public holidays include the following:

New Year’s Day 1 January

Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday December or January

Easter (Good Friday & Easter Monday) March/April

National Sports Day March

Fiji Day (Independence Day) 10 October

Diwali Festival October/November

Christmas Day 25 December

Boxing Day 26 December