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Norfolk Island

Christmas 2024, 2025 and 2026 in Norfolk Island

Christmas on Norfolk Island is celebrated with a public holiday every 25 December, as it is in a majority of countries around the world. This Christian festivity commemorates the birth of Jesus, and is part of a 22-28 day season in the Christian calendar known as Advent.

202425 DecWedChristmas Day
202525 DecThuChristmas Day
202625 DecFriChristmas Day
Please scroll down to end of page for previous years' dates.

Christmas on Norfolk Island is a big deal. It is the occasion for the biggest celebration, both public and private, of the year.

First of all, there is the Christmas Pageant street parade that brings the whole community together. Many then spend time at the beaches or hiking through the island’s havens of undisturbed natural beauty. Church services and family reunions are also popular ways to spend the holiday.

Many tourists visit Norfolk Island around Christmas time to enjoy luxurious resorts, tour the island and learn of its history, or cruise over coral reefs on a glass-bottomed boat. Visiting historic sites to do with Norfolk Island’s convict settlement past is especially popular.

Previous Years

202325 DecMonChristmas Day
202225 DecSunChristmas Day
27 DecTueChristmas Holiday
202125 DecSatChristmas Day
27 DecMonChristmas Holiday
202025 DecFriChristmas Day
201925 DecWedChristmas Day
201825 DecTueChristmas Day
201725 DecMonChristmas Day