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Sarawak Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Sarawak. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

UPDATE: The Sarawak Chief Minister’s Office has declared Thursday (17 May) and Friday (18 May) as additional public holidays. May 10 and May 11 will be normal working days in Sarawak.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanMonNew Year's Day
16 FebFriChinese New Year
17 FebSatChinese New Year Holiday
30 MarFriGood Friday
1 MayTueLabour Day
9 MayWedGeneral Election Day (GE14)
17 MayThuSpecial Public Holiday (GE14)
18 MayFriSpecial Public Holiday (GE14)
29 MayTueWesak Day
1 JunFriHari Gawai
2 JunSatHari Gawai Holiday
15 JunFriHari Raya Aidilfitri
16 JunSatHari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday
22 JulSunSarawak Day
23 JulMonSarawak Day Holiday
22 AugWedHari Raya Haji
31 AugFriMerdeka Day
9 SepSunAgong's Birthday
10 SepMonAgong's Birthday Holiday
11 SepTueAwal Muharram
16 SepSunMalaysia Day
17 SepMonMalaysia Day Holiday
13 OctSatSarawak Governor's Birthday
20 NovTueProphet Muhammad's Birthday
25 DecTueChristmas Day

Visit sarawak.gov.my for the original release.