Australian Government - Department of Health and Aged Care - Office of Hearing Services
Hearing Services Program

Public Holiday

This page provides information of Public Holidays and dates observed for 2023.

Hearing Services Program Public Holiday Message 

The Department will be closed on the dates shown in the table below.

The Hearing Services Program inbox will be unmonitored, and the contact centre will be shut. 

Normal business will resume the following business day at 8:30am (AEST/AEDT).

Public Holiday

Dates Observed 2023

Christmas/New Year period 3pm Friday 23th December 2022 to Tuesday 3rd January 2023
Australia Day Thurssday 26th January 2023
Canberra Day Monday 13th March 2023
Good Friday/Easter Monday 3pm Friday 7th April 2023 to Monday 10th April 2023
ANZAC Day Tuesday 25th April 2023
Reconciliation Day Monday 29th May 2023
Queen’s Birthday Monday 12th June 2023
Labour Day Monday 2nd October 2023
Christmas/New Year period 3pm Monday 25th December 2023 to Tuesday 2nd January 2024

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