South Australia is the only state in Australia that has a public holiday on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve.
December 2019 – Events in Adelaide and South Australia
- 3 December (Tuesday) 2019 – International Day of People with Disability – Aims to promote an understanding of people with a disability and encourage support for their dignity, rights and well-being.
- 5 December (Thursday) 2019 – International Volunteer Day is celebrated on December 5th each year to thank volunteers for their efforts and increase public awareness on their contribution to society
- 10 December (Tuesday) 2019 – International Human Rights Day is celebrated on 10th December each year.
- 13 December (Friday) 2019 – End of School Term 4 and School Year in South Australia (Australian school holiday dates)
- 20 December (Friday) 2019 – End of NSW School Term 4 and School Year for students. (see links to official sites for Australian school holiday dates)
- 25 December (Wednesday) 2019 – Christmas Day – Public Holiday. (See AU school and public holiday dates.)
- 26 December (Thursday) 2019 – Boxing Day (See AU school and public holiday dates.)
- 31 December (Tuesday) 2019 – New Years Eve