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Public Holidays 2019

Tuesday 1 January 2019: New Year's Day

Monday 28 January 2019: Public holiday for Australia Day

Monday 11 March 2019: Canberra Day

Friday 19 April 2019: Good Friday

Saturday 20 April 2019: Easter Saturday

Sunday 21 April 2019: Easter Sunday

Monday 22 April 2019: Easter Monday

Thursday 25 April 2019: ANZAC Day

Monday 27 May 2019: Reconciliation Day

Monday 10 June 2019: Queen’s Birthday

Monday 7 October 2019: Labour Day

Wednesday 25 December 2019: Christmas Day

Thursday 26 December 2019: Boxing Day

Note: All dates are accurate at time of publication, but may be subject to change.

Christmas/New Year opening hours:

Tuesday 24 December 2019: To be confirmed (TBC)

Wednesday 25 December 2019 (Christmas Day public holiday): all branches closed

Thursday 26 December 2019 (Boxing Day public holiday): all branches closed

Friday 27 December 2019 (Commissioner's Day public holiday): all branches closed

Saturday 28 December 2019: TBC

Sunday 29 December 2019: TBC

Monday 30 December 2019: TBC

Tuesday 31 December 2019: TBC

Wednesday 1 January 2020 (New Year's Day public holiday): all branches closed

Thursday 2 January 2020: all branches open and regular hours resume

Return chutes

During the holiday period return chutes will only be open at Woden, Tuggeranong, Dickson and Gungahlin during their opening hours. For safety and security reasons, chutes will be closed at all other times and at all other libraries.

Due dates and renewals

No items will be due for between: Dates for December 2019 and January 2020 are TBC.

Return reminders and overdue notices will not be sent between: Dates for December 2019 and January 2020 are TBC.

To check due dates, logon to your online account, or phone 02 6205 9000 during opening hours.

Library Planning Day

Our branches will be closed one day every year while our staff attend a planning day. The date for 2019 is Wednesday 27 February. You can still browse, request and renew items online. Our return chutes will also be open on this day.