List of national public holidays of South Africa in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for South Africa. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
None None Day of Good Will Boxing Day prior to 1980
None None Family Day Easter Monday
None None Labour Day Workers Day
None None Good Friday
None None Public Holiday Public Holiday as Day of Reconciliation falls on a Sunday in 2018
None None Day of Reconciliation
None None Freedom Day National Day. April 27
None None Heritage Day
None None Human Rights Day
None None National Women's Day
None None Youth Day Previously known as Soweto Day
None None Christmas Day
None None New Year's Day