Public and School Holidays

To make planning your holiday a breeze, we've listed all Australian school and public holidays here in this calendar. 

Remember: Having a holiday to look forward to makes you happier!

School Holiday Dates for 2020

States in Australia have different school holiday periods. The following list is a guide only (dates are inclusive). Confirm dates with your State's education department with the handy links below.

 2018 2019 - 20 Summer Autumn   Winter   Spring    2020 - 21 Summer
 Queensland    14 Dec - 27 Jan
4 Apr - 19 Apr 27 Jun - 12 Jul 19 Sep - 5 Oct 12 Dec - 26 Jan
 New South Wales   21 Dec - 27 Jan
10 Apr - 26 Apr 4 Jul - 19 Jul 26 Sep - 11 Oct 19 Dec - 26 Jan 
 Victoria 21 Dec - 28 Jan
28 Mar - 13 Apr 27 Jun - 12 Jul 19 Sep - 4 Oct  19 Dec - 27 Jan 
 South Australia 14 Dec - 27 Jan
10 Apr - 26 Apr 4 Jul - 19 Jul  26 Sep - 11 Oct 12 Dec - 26 Jan
 Tasmania 20 Dec - 4 Feb
10 Apr - 26 Apr 4 Jul - 19 Jul  26 Sep - 11 Oct 17 Dec - 2 Feb 
 Western Australia         20 Dec - 2 Feb
10 Apr - 27 Apr 4 Jul - 19 Jul 26 Sep - 11 Oct  18 Dec - 31 Jan
 Northern Territory 13 Dec - 28 Jan
14 Apr - 17 Apr  29 Jun - 17 Jul 28 Sep - 9 Oct  21 Dec - 29 Jan 
 Australian Capital Territory    19 Dec - 2 Feb
10 Apr - 26 Apr  4 Jul - 19 Jul  26 Sep - 11 Oct  19 Dec - 31 Jan 







Links to School Education Term Dates

Queensland / New South Wales / Victoria / Tasmania / South AustraliaWestern AustraliaNorthern Territory / Australian Capital Territory

Public Holiday Dates for 2020

Make the most of your long weekends and take a trip to explore one of the awesome destinations in Queensland. 


 2020
New Year's Day  Wed 1 Jan
Australia Day  Mon 27 Jan
Labour Day (WA)  Mon 2 Mar
Labour Day (VIC)  Mon 9 Mar
March Public Holiday (SA)  Mon 9 Mar
Eight Hours Day (TAS)  Mon 9 Mar
Canberra Day (ACT)  Mon 9 Mar
Good Friday  Fri 10 Apr
Easter Monday  Mon 13 Apr
Anzac Day Holiday  Mon 27 Apr
Labour Day (QLD)  Mon 4 May
May Day (NT)  Mon 4 May
Western Australia Day  Mon 1 Jun
Queen's Birthday (ex QLD & WA)  Mon 8 Jun
Picnic Day (NT)  Mon 3 Aug
Exhibition Holiday (Bris)  Wed 12 Aug
Queen's Birthday (WA)  Mon 28 Sep
Queen's Birthday (QLD)  Mon 5 Oct
Labour Day (NSW, ACT, SA)      Mon 5 Oct
Melbourne Cup (Melb)  Tue 3 Nov
Christmas Day  Fri 25 Dec
Boxing Day Holiday  Mon 28 Dec















 22 Dec - 4 Feb
 22 Dec - 4 Feb
 22 Dec - 4 Feb