Primeiro feriado da metade do trimestre (fim) -
2 Abril, 2019
Férias escolares :
Sexta-feira Santa -
19 Abril, 2019
Católica ou Protestante : The First Council of Nicaea (a gathering of bishops in the early days of Christianity) wanted to find a day to commemorate the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. This commemoration had to be linked to Jewish holiday traditions, since the last supper of Christ was believed to be a Jewish Passover meal. But the Jewish calendar is based on lunar and solar cycles, so the Easter celebration had to follow the same calendar.
21 Abril, 2019
Católica ou Protestante : Not a paid holiday
Dia da Família -
22 Abril, 2019
Feriado secular : It was typical in South Africa to take a day off of work after Easter. This day, which is also known as Easter Monday, was renamed as Family Day in 1995. This extra day off for the holiday was meant to give families more quality family time together and to allow them to go on vacations with friends and family.
Dia da Liberdade -
27 Abril, 2019
Feriado secular : As primeiras eleições livres tiveram lugar em 1994. Sul-africanos de todas as raças foram autorizados a determinar o futuro da sua democracia. Nelson Mandela foi eleito presidente. 2019 date not confirmed