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School holiday dates for every Australian state 2020

From Albion to Zetland, find out the school holiday dates across the country for 2020.

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Whether you’re trying to organise school holiday travel with friends from out of state or trying to avoid the rush in some of the country’s most popular holiday spots, here’s the complete list of school holidays across every state in Australia.

New South Wales

TermDates
Term 1 school holidays10 April - 26 April 2020
Term 2 school holidays4 July - 19 July 2020
Term 3 school holidays26 September - 11 October 2020
Term 4 school holidays19 December - 26 January 2020/21
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Queensland

TermDates
Term 1 school holidays4 April - 19 April 2020
Term 2 school holidays27 June - 12 July 2020
Term 3 school holidays19 September - 5 October 2020
Term 4 school holidays12 December - 26 January 2020/21

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Victoria

TermDates
Term 1 school holidays24 March - 13 April 2020
Term 2 school holidays27 June - 12 July 2020
Term 3 school holidays19 September - 4 October 2020
Term 4 school holidays19 December - 27 January 2020/21

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Western Australia

TermDates
Term 1 school holidays10 April - 27 April 2020
Term 2 school holidays4 July - 19 July 2020
Term 3 school holidays26 September - 11 October 2020
Term 4 school holidays18 December - 31 January 2020/21

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South Australia

TermDates
Term 1 school holidays10 April - 26 April 2020
Term 2 school holidays4 July - 19 July 2020
Term 3 school holidays26 September - 11 October 2020
Term 4 school holidays12 December - 26 January 2020/21

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Australian Capital Territory

TermDates
Term 1 school holidays24 March - 9 April (pupil-free days), 10 April - 26 April 2020
Term 2 school holidays4 July - 19 July 2020
Term 3 school holidays26 September - 11 October 2020
Term 4 school holidays19 December - 31 January 2020/21

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Tasmania

TermDates
Term 1 school holidays7 April - 26 April 2020
Term 2 school holidays4 July - 19 July 2020
Term 3 school holidays26 September - 11 October 2020
Term 4 school holidays17 December - 2 February 2020/21

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Northern Territory

TermDates
Term 1 school holidays14 April - 17 April 2020
Term 2 school holidays29 June - 17 July 2020
Term 3 school holidays28 September - 9 October 2020
Term 4 school holidays21 December - 29 January 2020/21

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