October is Show Month and Public Holidays
With October fast approaching please note the following Public Holidays State-wide and observed in each area as applicable and prescribed as a public holiday under the Statutory Holidays Act 2000 (TAS)
- Friday 5th October- Burnie Show
- Thursday 11th October- Royal Launceston Show
- Friday 19th October - Flinders Island Show
- Thursday 25th October- Royal Hobart Show
It is important that employees receive the correct entitlements. The table below outlines briefly the entitlements under the various Awards applied by members for work performed on a public holiday. It should be used as a guide only and members should refer to the Award relevant to their business for the full extent of employee entitlements.
|Hospitality Industry (General) Award 2010||Restaurant Industry Award 2010||Registered and Licensed Clubs Award 2010|
|Part Time Salary||225%
Cl 27.1 (Annualised) and cl 27.2
(Managerial) - time lieu equivalent to time
worked (or for cl 27.1 salaries time may
be added to annual leave accruals
Cl 28 - time in lieu equivalent to time worked
Cl 17.3 (managerial) - 250%
Members are encouraged to contact the Tasmanian Hospitality Association office if they have any queries in relation to employee entitlements on the public holidays.