This Easter is going to be very different from any we have ever had before.
While it’s always been the time of year for a getaway, this year, that isn’t the case but there is one staple we all need at Easter, the supermarket.
And we now know when they will be opening across the long weekend.
Good Friday, April 10:
Coles will open in NSW, ACT and Northern Territory between 11AM and 5PM.
In all other states, they will be closed.
Woolworths stores are similar with stores in NSW and the ACT being open from 11AM to 5PM but stores in Victoria, Queensland, Northern Territory, Tasmania, Western Australia and South Australia will be closed.
All Aldi stores across Australia are closed on Good Friday.
Easter Saturday: April 11
Coles stores in n NSW, Victoria, ACT, Tasmania and Northern Territory will open between 7am and 10pm.
In South Australia, Coles’ Metro and CBD stores will open from 7am to 9pm, while regional stores will trade between 7am and 10pm.
Queensland, WA and SA shoppers are being told to check the times at their local stores, as they differ.
Woolworths stores NSW, Victoria, Queensland, ACT, Tasmania and the Northern Territory will be open between 7am and 10pm.
Stores in Western Australia will trade between 8am and 9pm. Woolworths supermarkets in South Australia will be open from 7am to 6pm, while regional SA stores will close at 10pm.
Aldi stores are open from 8:30AM to 7PM nationwide.
Easter Sunday: April 12
All Coles stores in NSW and the Act will open from 9AM until 6PM. Stores in Victoria, Tasmania and Northern Territory will trade between 7AM and 10PM.
South Australia stores will open from 11AM to 5PM, with the exception of Metro stores which will be closed on Easter Sunday.
In WA, metro stores will open 11AM until 5PM but all other stores vary, so you check before heading out, this is the same advice for all Queensland stores.
Woolworths stores will open at 9AM and close at 6PM across NSW and the ACT but will trade from 8AM to 8PM across Victoria, Tasmania and the Northern Territory.
Queensland stores will open from 8AM – 6PM.
All South Australia Woolworths Metro stores are closed.
In Western Australia, regional stores are open from 8am to 8pm while metro stores are open from 11am to 5pm.
All Aldi stores will close on Easter Sunday.
Easter Monday: April 13
All Coles stores in NSW, Victoria, ACT, Tasmania and the Northern Territory will open from 8AM to 10PM. Community Hour will take place between 7AM and 8PM.
South Australia’s CBD and Metro stores will be open from 11AM to 5PM but there will be no community hour.
Metro Coles stores in Western Australia will be open from 8AM to 6PM.
Shoppers in Queensland are also asked to check their local stores for Monday opening times.
Woolworths stores in NSW, Victoria, Tasmania, ACT and the Northern Territory will be open from 8AM to 10PM.
Woolies stores in Queensland and Western Australia will trade between 8am and 6pm.
In South Australia, they will open from 11AM to 5PM.
Aldi stores in NSW, the ACT, Victoria and Western Australia will open from 8.30AM until 7PM.
All stores in Queensland will open from 9AM to 6PM, and those in South Australia will operate from 11AM to 5PM.