What days are public holidays in NZ over Easter?
Observed dates for national public holidays and regional anniversary days….2022 — National public holidays.
|Waitangi Day||Sunday 6 February or Monday 7 February|
|Good Friday||Friday 15 April|
|Easter Monday||Monday 18 April|
|Anzac Day||Monday 25 April|
What date is Easter this year in New Zealand?
Easter Sunday Observances
What date is Good Friday NZ?
Good Friday Observances
Is Easter Monday a public holiday in New Zealand?
Easter Monday is a statutory public holiday in New Zealand. It is on the Monday after Easter Sunday, in which Christians remember Jesus Christ’s resurrection.
How is Easter celebrated in New Zealand?
In New Zealand, Easter Monday is the last day of a four-day weekend, which includes Good Friday. Many people return from short trips out of town, while others relax at home. Many families take part in an Easter egg hunt and other Easter related activities. Chocolate eggs are especially popular to eat.
Why do we celebrate Easter in New Zealand?
So what does Easter mean to New Zealanders in this day and age? Most cultures and creeds in this country appear to have adapted Easter time to suit themselves. For Christians, Easter is, the oldest Christian festival, celebrating the resurrection of Jesus.
Is today a holiday NZ?
Today – 28 March 2022 – is not a holiday in New Zealand. Discover upcoming public holiday dates for New Zealand and start planning to make the most of your time off. National holidays are regulated under the Holiday Act 2003.