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public holiday Archives

Making Christmas Eve a public holiday too costly, industry groups say

Proposal in Queensland highlights need for uniform approach to public holidays.

Qld Xmas Eve public holiday ‘a mistake’

Proposal will push up wage bills and possibly prices, industry group says.

Perth public holiday trading times extended

State governments continue to loosen restrictions on public holiday trade.

Is restricted trading due for an overhaul?

Why industry bodies say current regulations don't work for retailers.

ARA: Retailers crippled by Easter penalty rates

Retail industry body criticises Easter penalty rates.

New public holiday approaches

Victorian retailers encouraged to examine rates and entitlements ahead of public holiday on Friday.

Retailers welcome holiday trading extensions

Holiday trading restrictions eased for retailers in WA.

Retailers react to new public holidays

Victorian retailers hardest hit by new public holidays, says ARA.

Public holiday plan sparks backlash

Victorian Government under fire by retail groups for proposed increase in public holidays.