The Easter long weekend is coming up, and members are reminded that the Easter public holidays are:

Good Friday – Friday 2 April

Easter Saturday - Saturday 3 April

Easter Sunday – Sunday 4 April

Easter Monday - Monday 5 April

To ensure that employees receive the correct public holiday entitlement for the Easter public holidays, members can access a detailed information sheet which outlines entitlements on public holidays under the Hospitality Industry (General) Award 2020 - click HERE to access it. Members should seek separate advice in relation to entitlements for employees who are covered by a different Modern Award, a registered Agreement, or are Award or Agreement free.

For information on the remaining 2021 public holidays for QLD, click HERE to access the QHA fact sheet on 2021 Public Holidays.

QHA members seeking more information or wishing to discuss a specific employment relations matter are encouraged to contact the Employment Relations Department for a confidential discussion by calling (07) 3221 6999 or emailing

Click here to read further about the Easter Public Holidays.