Each year Christmas and New Year public holidays fall on different days of the week. Because of this, each year there is a question around which public holidays are genuine public holidays for penalty rate purposes. We thought, at HR Central, that the following information may be handy for you when considering your staffing rosters, and what days are public holidays and what are not, and to remind you to stay on top of correct rates of pays during this time.
This year Christmas day falls on a Sunday. Whilst Sunday i