New Zealand High Commission Pretoria, South Africa

High Commission public holidays for 2014

The High Commission will be closed on the following days to observe New Zealand/South African public holidays for 2014: 

  • Wednesday 1 January: New Year's Day
  • Thursday 6 February: Waitangi Day
  • Friday 21 March: Human Rights Day
  • Friday 18 April: Easter/Good Friday
  • Monday 21 April: Easter Monday/Family Day
  • Monday 2 June: Queen's Birthday (NZ)
  • Friday 8 August: Women’s Day
  • Wednesday 24 September: Heritage Day
  • Monday 27 October: In lieu of Labour Day (NZ)
  • Thursday 25 December: Christmas Day
  • Friday 26 December: Boxing Day/Day of Goodwill
  • Tuesday 30 December: Ministry Holiday
  • Wednesday 31 December: Ministry Holiday


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