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Australia Awards Bangladesh

Mobile: +880 1730338495
Phone: +880 9611699934
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Office Hours: 9am-5pm, Sunday - Thursday

Israt Ara Islam
Scholarships Coordinator - Bangladesh

Hafsa Rahman
Program Officer– Bangladesh

Public holidays 2018

Date Day Occasion
21-Oct Sun In Lieu of Durga Puja
16-Dec Sun Victory Day
25-Dec Tue Christmas Day
26-Dec Wed Boxing Day 
27-Dec Thu Additional DFAT Holiday 

Public holidays 2019

Date Day Occasion
1-Jan Tue New Year Day 
21-Feb Thu Int’l Mother Language / Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King
26-Mar Tue Independence Day
14-Apr Sun Bengal New Year 
21-Apr Sun Easter Sunday
22-Apr Mon Easter Monday
5-Jun Wed Eid-Ul-Fitr*
6-Jun Thu Eid-Ul-Fitr*
13-Aug Tue Eid-Ul-Azha*
14-Aug Wed Eid-Ul-Azha*/ Independence Day
8-Oct Tue Durga Puja / Dassain/Thimphu Tshechu / Dashain (Vijayadashami) *
16-Dec Mon Victory Day
25-Dec Wed Christmas Day
26-Dec Thu Proclamation Day / Boxing Day 

* These days can vary according to the sighting of the moon.
** These days can vary according to the lunar calendar