School Holidays and Term Dates 2016

Listed below are the school holiday dates for children around Australia for the year 2016. Each State of Australia has a different education body that determines dates.  The School Term Dates and consequently the School holiday dates may be different from State to State.

School Holidays

If you are planning a holiday, please check with your own school to confirm dates before booking your flights, ground travel or accommodation. Dates are listed in alphabetical order and only those States who have released dates are included.

ACT School Holidays 2016

Term 1 HolidaysSaturday 9 April 2016 to Monday 25 April 2016
Term 2 HolidaysSaturday 2 July 2016 to Sunday 17 July 2016
Term 3 HolidaysSaturday 24 September 2016 to Sunday 9 October 2016
Term 4 HolidaysSaturday 17 December 2016 to Thursday 26th January 2017

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NSW  School Holiday Dates 2016

Term 1 HolidaysSaturday 9 April 2016 to Monday 25 April 2016
Term 2 HolidaysSaturday 2 July 2016 to Sunday 17 July 2016
Term 3 HolidaysSaturday 24 September 2016 to Sunday 9 October 2016
Term 4 HolidaysWednesday 21 December 2016 to 29 January 2017

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NT School Holidays 2016

Term 1 HolidaysSaturday 9 April 2016 to Monday 25 April 2016
Term 2 HolidaysSaturday 2 July 2016 to Sunday 17 July 2016
Term 3 HolidaysSaturday 24 September 2016 to Sunday 9 October 2016
Term 4 HolidaysWednesday 21 December 2016 to 29 January 2017

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Queensland School Holiday Dates 2016

Term 1 HolidaysFriday 25 March 2016 to Sunday 10 April 2016
Term 2 HolidaysSaturday 25 June 2016 to Sunday 10 July 2016
Term 3 HolidaysSaturday 17 September 2016 to Monday 3 October 2016
Term 4 HolidaysSaturday 10 December 2016 to Sunday 22 January 2017

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South Australia School Holiday Dates 2016

Term 1 Holidays16 April 2016 to 1 May 2016
Term 2 Holidays9 July 2016 to 24 July 2016
Term 3 Holidays1 October 2016 to 16 October 2016
Term 4 Holidays17 December 2016 to 29 January 2017

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Tasmania School Holiday Dates 2016

Term 1 School HolidaysSaturday 9 April 2016 to Monday 25 April 2016
Term 2 School HolidaysSaturday 2 July 2016 to Sunday 17 July 2016
Term 3 School HolidaysSaturday 24 September 2016 to Sunday 9 October 2016
Term 4 School HolidaysThursday 22 December 2016 to Tuesday 7 February 2017

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Victorian School Holiday Dates 2016

Term 1 School Holidays25 March 2016 to 10 April 2016
Term 2 School Holidays25 June 2016 to 10 July 2016
Term 3 School Holidays17 September 2016 to 2 October 2016
Term 4 School Holidays21 December 2016 to 29 January 2017

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Western Australia School Holiday Dates 2016

Please note: Preliminary dates only

Term 1 School HolidaysSaturday 9 April 2016 to Monday 25 April 2016
Term 2 School HolidaysSaturday 2 July 2016 to Sunday 17 July 2016
Term 3 School HolidaysSaturday 24 September 2016 to Sunday 9 October 2016
Term 4 School HolidaysThursday 15 December 2016 to Wednesday 1 February 2017