Public and School Holiday Dates 2011

19 January 2011

A comprehensive list of national and state dates

Beat the traffic and stay ahead of the crowds with our comprehensive list of public and school holiday dates!

 

National Public Holidays

 

New Year’s Day: Saturday, 1 January
Additional Day: Monday, 3 January
Australia Day: Wednesday, 26 January
Good Friday: Friday, 22 April
Easter Saturday: Saturday, 23 April
Easter Sunday: Sunday, 24 April

 

NSW

 

Public Holidays

 

Anzac Day: Monday, 25 April
Easter Monday: Tuesday, 26 April (substituted public holiday)
Queen’s Birthday: Monday, 13 June
Bank Holiday: Monday, 1 August
Labour Day: Monday, 3 October
Christmas Day: Monday, 26 December (transferred public holiday)
Boxing Day: Tuesday, 27 December

 

School Holidays

 

Term 1 break: 8 April – 27 April
Term 2 break: 1 July – 18 July
Term 3 break: 23 September – 10 October
Term 4 break: 20 December – 27 January 2012

 

Northern Territory

 

Public Holidays

 

Anzac Day: Monday, 25 April
Easter Monday: Monday, 25 April
Additional public holiday: Tuesday, 26 April
May Day: Monday, 2 May
Queen’s Birthday: Monday, 13 June
Picnic Day: Monday, 1 August
Christmas Day: Monday, 26 December (transferred public holiday)
Boxing Day: Tuesday, 27 December

 

School Holidays

 

Midsemester break: 4 April – 11 April
Easter Break: 22 April – 25 April
Semester break: 27 June – 26 July
Midsemester break: 3 October – 9 October
Semester break: 16 December – 31 January 2012

 

Queensland

 

Public Holidays

 

Anzac Day: Monday, 25 April
Easter Monday: Tuesday, 26 April (substituted public holiday)
Labour Day: Monday, 3 May
Queen’s Birthday: Monday, 13 June
Royal Queensland Show (Brisbane area only): Wednesday, 17 August
Christmas Day: Monday, 26 December (transferred public holiday)
Boxing Day: Tuesday, 27 December

 

School Holidays

 

Term 1 break: 15 April – 27 April
Term 2 break: 24 June – 11 July
Term 3 break: 16 September – 17 October
Term 4 break: 3 December – 23 January 2012

 

South Australia

 

Adelaide Cup Day: Monday, 14 March
Anzac Day: Monday, 25 April
Easter Monday: Monday, 25 April
Easter Tuesday: Tuesday, 26 April (substituted public holiday)
Queen’s Birthday: Monday, 13 June
Labour Day: Monday, 3 October
Christmas Day: Monday, 26 December (transferred public holiday)
Boxing Day: Tuesday, 27 December

 

School Holidays

 

Term 1 break: 15 April – 2 May
Term 2 break: 9 July – 25 July
Term 3 break: 30 September – 17 October
Term 4 break: 15 December – 30 January 2012

 

Tasmania

 

Public Holidays

 

Royal Hobart Regatta (south, including Oatlands and Swansea but excluding Bronte Park Catagunya, Strathgordon, Tarraleah, Wayatinah and the West Coast): Monday, 14 February
Eight Hours Day: Monday, 14 March
Anzac Day: Monday, 25 April
Easter Monday: Monday, 25 April
Easter Tuesday: Tuesday, 26 April (substituted public holiday)
Queen’s Birthday: Monday, 13 June
Recreation Day (observed in all parts the Royal Hobart Regatta isn’t): Monday, 7 November
Christmas Day: Monday, 26 December (transferred public holiday)
Boxing Day: Tuesday, 27 December

 

School Holidays

 

Easter break: 21 April – 1 May
Term 1 break: 3 June – 20 June
Term 2 break: 2 September – 19 September
Term 3 break: 20 December – 15 February 2012

 

Victoria

 

Public Holidays

 

Labour Day: Monday, 14 March
Easter Monday: Monday, 25 April
ANZAC Day: Tuesday, 26 April (substituted for Monday)
Queen’s Birthday: Monday, 13 June
Melbourne Cup Day: Tuesday, 1 November
Christmas Day: Tuesday, 27 December (transferred public holiday)
Boxing Day: Monday, 26 December

 

School Holidays

 

Term 1 break: 8 April – 27 April
Term 2 break: 1 July – 18 July
Term 3 break: 23 September – 10 October
Term 4 break: 22 December – 1 February 2012

 

Western Australia

 

Public Holidays

 

Anzac Day: Monday, 25 April
Easter Monday: Tuesday, 26 April (substituted public holiday)
Foundation Day: Monday, 6 June
Queens Birthday: Friday, 28 October
Christmas Day: Monday, 26 December (transferred public holiday)
Boxing Day: Tuesday, 27 December

 

School Holidays

 

Term 1 break: 20 April – 4 May
Term 2 break: 9 July – 25 July
Term 3 break: 1 October – 17 October
Term 4 break: 17 December – 1 February 2012

 

ACT

 

Public Holidays

 

Canberra Day: Monday, 14 March
Anzac Day: Monday, 25 April
Easter Monday: Monday, 25 April
Additional public holiday: Tuesday, 26 April
Queens Birthday: Monday, 13 June
Labour Day: Monday, 3 October
Family and Community Day: Monday, 10 October
Christmas Day: Monday, 26 December (transferred public holiday)
Boxing Day: Tuesday, 27 December

 

School Holidays

 

Term 1 break: 15 April – 27 April
Term 2 break: 2 July – 19 July
Term 3 break: 24 September – 11 October
Term 4 break: 17 December – 3 February 2012
 

Sarah Tierney
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