To make planning your holiday just that bit easier, we've got all of the school and public holidays here in this calendar. And for those of you travelling interstate, we've even got your holidays here too. So now there's no excuse for you to start planning!
Summer is on the way people! You know the drill - sunny days, road trips, beach time and oh those summer nights. Make the most of your summer and start planning your summer, Christmas, New Year break now. Here's some bits and pieces to get you started.
Have a turtley awesome summer with the mumma and baby turtles at Mon Repo!
Great Barrier Reef
Forget the rellies, visit Nemo on the Great Barrier Reef this summer.
There's plenty of Christmas cheer to go around in Queensland. Join the fun.Find a Christmas event >
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 (see links below).
|Queensland||1 - 14 Apr||22 Jun - 7 Jul||21 Sep - 7 Oct||14 Dec - 27 Jan 2014|
|New South Wales||15 - 26 Apr||1 - 12 Jul||23 Sep - 7 Oct||23 Dec - 27 Jan 2014|
|Victoria||29 Mar - 14 Apr||29 Jun - 14 Jul||21 Sep - 6 Oct||21 Dec - 27 Jan 2014|
|South Australia||13 - 28 Apr||6 - 21 Jul||28 Sep - 13 Oct||14 Dec - 27 Jan 2014|
|Tasmania||20 Apr - 5 May||6 - 21 Jul
||28 - 13 Oct||20 Dec - TBC Feb 2014|
|Western Australia||20 Apr - 5 May||6 - 21 Jul||28 Sep - 13 Oct||20 Dec - 3 Feb 2014|
|Northern Territory||8 - 12 Apr||24 Jun - 19 Jul||30 Sep - 4 Oct||13 Dec - 28 Jan 2014|
|Australian Capital Territory||13 - 28 Apr||6 - 21 Jul||28 Sep - 13 Oct||21 Dec - 30 Jan 2014|
Links to State Education Term dates
New South Wales:
Australian Capital Territory:
|New Year's Day||Tues 1 Jan
|Australia Day (26 Jan)||Mon 28 Jan|
|Labour Day (WA)||Mon 4 Mar|
|Labour Day (VIC), Adelaide Cup (SA), Eight Hours Day (TAS), Canberra Day (ACT)||Mon 11 Mar|
|Good Friday||Fri 29 Mar|
|Easter Monday||Mon 1 Apr|
|Anzac Day||Thur 25 Apr|
|May Day (NT||Mon 6 May|
|Foundation Day (WA)||Mon 3 Jun|
|Queen's Birthday (ex WA)||Mon 10 Jun|
|Bank Holiday (NSW), Picnic Day (NT)||Mon 5 Aug|
|Exhibition Holiday (Brisbane, QLD)||Wed 14 Aug|
|Family & Community Day (ACT), Queen's Birthday (WA)||Mon 30 Sep|
|Labour Day (QLD,NSW, ACT, SA)||Mon 7 Oct|
|Melbourne Cup (Melb, VIC)||Tue 5 Nov|
|Christmas Day||Wed 25 Dec|
|Boxing Day||Thur 26 Dec|