Term Dates

The first day of a new school year is always a student-free day. Schools allocate four remaining student free days across the year. These dates require school council approval.


  Start date Finish Date
Term 1 29 January
Students start 30 January in government schools
5 April
Term 2 23 April 28 June
Term 3 15 July 20 September
Term 4 7 October 20 December

Term 4 Student-free Day: Monday 4th November 2019 (the day before Cup Day).

To help with planning, future term dates can be downloaded by clicking here.