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The information on this page provides dates for service centre and phone services closures throughout the year.


National public holidays

All Service Tasmania phone services and service centres are closed on these dates:

Holiday202220232024
New Year's Day3 January2 January1 January
Australia Day26 January26 January26 January
Eight Hours Day14 March13 March11 March
Good Friday15 April7 April29 March
Easter Monday18 April10 April1 April
Easter Tuesday19 April11 April2 April
Anzac Day25 April25 April25 April
King's Birthday13 June12 June10 June
Christmas Day25 and 27 December25 December25 December
Boxing Day26 December26 December26 December

Regional public holidays (parts of Tasmania)

Only some service centres are closed on these dates:

Holiday202220232024Affected Service Centres
Devonport Cup
(Half day holiday. Closed from 11am)
5 January11 January10 January
  • Burnie
  • Devonport
  • Queenstown
  • Sheffield
  • Smithton
  • Ulverstone
  • Wynyard
Royal Hobart Regatta14 February13 February12 February
  • Bridgewater
  • Glenorchy
  • Hobart
  • Huonville
  • Kingston
  • New Norfolk
  • Oatlands
  • Rosny
  • Sorell
  • Triabunna
Launceston Cup23 February22 February28 February
  • Launceston
    (closed from 11am)
  • Beaconsfield
  • Campbell Town
  • Deloraine
  • George Town
  • Longford
  • Scottsdale
  • St Helens
King Island Show1 March7 March5 March
  • Currie
Agfest6 May5 May5 May
  • Smithton
Burnie Show30 September6 October4 October
  • Burnie
  • Queenstown
  • Wynyard
Royal Launceston Show6 October12 October10 October
  • Beaconsfield
  • Campbell Town
  • Deloraine
  • George Town
  • Launceston
  • Longford
  • Scottsdale
  • St Helens
Flinders Island Show14 October20 October18 October
  • Whitemark
Royal Hobart Show20 October26 October24 October
  • Bridgewater
  • Glenorchy
  • Hobart
  • Huonville
  • Kingston
  • New Norfolk
  • Oatlands
  • Rosny
  • Sorell
  • Triabunna
Recreation Day7 November6 November4 November
  • Beaconsfield
  • Burnie
  • Campbell Town
  • Currie
  • Deloraine
  • Devonport
  • George Town
  • Launceston
  • Longford
  • Queenstown
  • Scottsdale
  • Sheffield
  • Smithton
  • St Helens
  • Ulverstone
  • Whitemark
  • Wynyard
Devonport Show25 November1 December29 November
  • Devonport
  • Sheffield

Christmas and New Year opening hours

Our major service centres will be open between Christmas and New Year:

  • Hobart
  • Glenorchy
  • Launceston
  • Devonport
  • Burnie

Our phone services will also be operating.

Please refer to the table below for key operating dates over the 2022 Christmas holiday period:

DateHobart, Glenorchy, Launceston, Devonport, Burnie and phone servicesAll other service centres
Sunday
25 December
(Christmas Day)
ClosedClosed
Monday
26 December
(Boxing Day)
ClosedClosed
Tuesday
27 December
(Additional Christmas public holiday)
ClosedClosed
Wednesday
28 December
OpenClosed
Thursday
29 December
OpenClosed
Friday
30 December
OpenClosed
Monday
2 January 2023
(New Year's Day)
ClosedClosed
Tuesday
3 January 2023
Open - back to regular opening hoursOpen (Except Beaconsfield which is closed Tuesdays) - back to regular opening hours