Term Dates

School and kindergarten term dates - 2018


  • Term 1: Monday 29 January (school teachers start)* – Thursday 29 March
  • Term 2: Monday 16 April – Friday 29 June
  • Term 3: Monday 16 July – Friday 21 September
  • Term 4: Monday 8 October – Friday 21 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.