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27-04-2015, 05:04 PM
Thought it strange that the ASX is trading today. Is it still a public holiday in OZ?

27-04-2015, 05:21 PM
A check of my diary reveals that all states Have 25th as Anzac Day and only Western Australia - and NZ - have Anzac day "Observance" today. I wonder how mant thousands here were caught out, either turning up for work or school today? I wouldn't have known except for one or two references to "the long weekend" - but then it's all a long weekend for me.

27-04-2015, 08:58 PM
Hi Craic, It is worth noting that when the legislation to Mondayise the observation of the day when it actually fell at the weekend, all of the National MPs voted against it. I wonder how many of them felt obliged to go in to the office today.