Labour Day - October Long Weekend

Monday 07 October 2019

Labour Day in NSW is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in October. In 2019, Labour Day will be celebrated on Monday 7th October. This annual public holiday celebrates the arrival of the eight-hour working day, a victory for workers in the 1850s.

This holiday occurs during the height of Spring. Enjoy this beautiful time of year by exploring NSW on a caravan and camping trip, relaxing at the beach or savouring food and wine amidst NSW breathtaking natural landscapes.

It is also a great time to relax on one of Sydney's beaches, enjoy a day on beautiful Sydney Harbour or take one of the invigorating coastal walks from Bondi to Coogee, the Sydney Harbour Bridge to South Head or Manly to the Spit Bridge.

Take a look at the events page for more information on the many events held around NSW during this long weekend.

For more information: http://www.sydney.com

Nearby events

  1. Anzac Day

    Thursday 25 April 2019 , City Centre

    On Thursday 25 April they invite you to commemorate the ANZAC's at The Squire’s Landing. This solemn day remembers all Australians who have served and died in war and on operational service. The day marks the Australian and New Zealand…

    25 Apr
  2. ANZAC Day Dawn Service

    Thursday 25 April 2019 , City Centre

    The ANZAC Day dawn service at The Cenotaph in Sydney's Martin Place begins at 4.30am. Thousands gather in the pre-dawn darkness to honour fallen soldiers. The dawn service includes a catafalque contingent, an Ode of Remembrance, Last…

    25 Apr