Additional Public Holiday for National Day of Mourning

Published: 22 Sep 2022

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has announced a one-off Public Holiday on Thursday 22 September 2022, as a National Day of Mourning, to mark the death of Queen Elizabeth II. A National Memorial Service will be held at 11am at Australian Parliament House in Canberra and will be broadcast live across the nation.

In observance of the Day of Mourning, UNSW campuses in Sydney and Canberra will be closed on this date, including the operation of the Paddington shuttle bus. The Library and Law Library will remain open.

All classes, laboratories, studios, tutorials and assessments will be cancelled on Thursday 22 September 2022.

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