How To Turn Your 20 Days Of Annual Leave Into 50 days Of Holiday Time

The secret revealed!

How To Turn Your 20 Days Of Annual Leave Into 50 days Of Holiday Time

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The holidays never seem long enough... ever!

The guys over at have cracked the code though. If you use your 20 annual leave days at the right time than you can end up with a whopping 50 days off!

They’ve taken into account all New South Wales public holidays plus weekends to help you plan more getaways this year.

If you’re thinking of going on a trip overseas, April would be the month to do it thanks to the Easter and ANZAC Day public holidays.

Here's how its done.

Take off the underlined days as annual leave:


Sunday 1st January

Monday 2nd January (Public Holiday)

Total run: 2 days

Thursday 26th January (Public Holiday — Australia Day)

Friday 27th January

Saturday 28th January

Sunday 29th January

Total run: 4 days


Saturday 8th April

Sunday 9th April

Monday 10th April

Tuesday 11th April

Wednesday 12th April

Thursday 13th April

Friday 14th April (Public Holiday — Good Friday)

Saturday 15th April

Sunday 16th April

Monday 17th April (Public Holiday — Easter Monday)

Tuesday 18th April

Wednesday 19th April

Thursday 20th April

Friday 21st April

Saturday 22nd April

Sunday 23rd April

Monday 24th April

Tuesday 25th April (Public Holiday — Anzac Day)

Wednesday 26th April

Thursday 27th April

Friday 28th April

Saturday 29th April

Sunday 30th April

Total run: 23 days


Saturday 10th June

Sunday 11th June

Monday 12th June (Public Holiday — Queen’s Birthday)

Total run: 3 days


Saturday 30th September

Sunday 1st October

Monday 2nd October (Public Holiday — Labour Day)

Tuesday 3rd October

Wednesday 4th October

Thursday 5th October

Friday 6th October

Saturday 7th October

Sunday 8th October

Total run: 9 days


Saturday 23rd December

Sunday 24th December

Monday 25th December (Public Holiday — Christmas Day)

Tuesday 26th December (Public Holiday — Boxing Day)

Wednesday 27th December

Thursday 28th December

Friday 29th December

Saturday 30th December

Sunday 31st December

Total run: 9 days