ASX Market Holidays


Australia Flag Is Australia Stock Exchange closed for Melbourne Cup Day?

November 1st 2016

The stock market partially closed on Melbourne Cup Day. Melbourne Cup Day is one of the eight market holidays observed by the Australia Stock Exchange each year.

The dates on which stock exchanges close differ between regions and do no necessarily align with the typical bank holidays in a given country. In fact, the exact holiday schedules change unpredictable year to year based on a number of factors.

The table below shows the list of passed and future dates on which the Australia Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Melbourne Cup Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2020.

When is the next "Melbourne Cup Day"?

No future holidays found.

Melbourne Cup Days

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Melbourne Cup Day November 1, 2016 Open, 10:00-4:00pm

† Indicates the stock exchange is closed on a different day than the official date on which the holiday is typically celebrated. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the stock exchange has special hours due to a holiday rather than a full closure. Special Hours and Holiday Closures are always taken into account when computing the Opening/Closing Bell Countdown.

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