Labour Day in NSW is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in October. In 2021, Labour Day will be celebrated on Monday 4th October. This annual public holiday celebrates the arrival of the eight-hour working day, a victory for workers in the 1850s. This holiday occurs during the height of Spring. Enjoy this beautiful time of year by exploring NSW on a caravan and camping trip, relaxing at the beach or savouring food and wine amidst NSW breathtaking natural landscapes. It is also a great time to relax on one of Sydney's beaches, enjoy a day on beautiful Sydney Harbour or take one of the invigorating coastal walks from Bondi to Coogee, the Sydney Harbour Bridge to South Head or Manly to the Spit Bridge. Take a look at the events page for more information on the many events held around NSW during this long weekend.