The following are public holidays in Fiji, when government offices, banks, schools and most shops are closed. Note some public holiday dates vary from year to year – see fiji.gov.fj for official dates.
New Year’s Day January 1
National Youth & Commonwealth Day March 10
Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday March 17
Good Friday
Easter Saturday
Easter Monday
Ratu Sir Lala Sukuna Day May 30
Queen’s Birthday Third Monday in June
Fiji Day October 10
Diwali Late October/early November
Christmas December 25
Boxing Day December 26

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