Term Dates

2019 Term Dates

Term 1: 29 January (school teachers start) to 5 April *
Wednesday 30 January – Term 1 Commences Grade 1 to Grade 6 students
Thursday 31 January – Term 1 Commences Foundation students

Term 2: 23 April to 28 June

Term 3: 15 July to 20 September

Term 4: 7 October to 20 December

* The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate planning to take place for the arrival of students. Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes. The remaining three student-free days are determined by each individual school, so contact your school for details.

 2020 Term Dates

Start date Finish date
Term 1 28 January
Students start 29 January in government schools
27 March
Term 2 14 April 26 June
Term 3 13 July 18 September
Term 4 5 October 18 December