Since 2010

AFL grand final public holiday

I love living in a country which declares public holidays for sporting events!

I, Philip Dalidakis, Minister for Small Business, Innovation and Trade, and Minister responsible for administering the Public Holidays Act 1993, appoint under section 7(1)(a) of the Public Holidays Act 1993 –

  • Easter Sunday; and
  • the Friday before the Australian Football League Grand Final,

as public holidays in Victoria.