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School terms and public holidays NSW Government schools (2014–2016)

Source: New South Wales Department of Education and Communities. This information (and TAFE teaching and vacation dates) 1300 301 146

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NSW Government schools term dates 2014–2016
  2014 2015 2016
*School development days occur at the beginning of Terms 1, 2 and 3 and the last two days of the school year. Check with your school, as schools may vary some of these dates.
Term 1 Tuesday, 28 January to
Friday, 11 April
Tuesday, 27 January to
Thursday, 02 April
Wednesday, 27 January to
Friday, 08 April
Term 2 Monday, 28 April to
Friday, 27 June
Monday, 20 April to
Friday, 26 June
Tuesday, 26 April to
Friday, 01 July
Term 3 Monday, 14 July to
Friday, 19 September
Monday, 13 July to
Friday, 18 September
Monday, 18 July to
Friday, 23 September
Term 4 Tuesday, 07 October to
Friday, 19 December
Tuesday, 06 October to
Friday, 18 December
Monday, 10 October to
Tuesday, 20 December
NSW public holidays 2014–2016
2014 2015 2016
¹Applies to banks and certain financial institutions - see Retail Trading Act 2008.
²From 31/12/11 when Australia Day (26 January) falls on a Saturday or Sunday, there will be no public holiday on that day as the following Monday will be declared a public holiday.
³From 31/12/11, the Holiday Act provides for an extra public holiday to be added when Christmas Day or Boxing Day falls on a weekend
New Year’s Day Wednesday, 01 January Thursday, 01 January Friday, 01 January
Australia Day Monday, 27 January Monday, 26 January Tuesday, 26 January
Good Friday Friday, 18 April Friday, 03 April Friday, 25 March
Easter Saturday Saturday, 19 April Saturday, 04 April Saturday, 26 March
Easter Sunday Sunday, 20 April Sunday, 05 April Sunday, 27 March
Easter Monday Monday, 21 April Monday, 6 April Monday, 28 March
Anzac Day Friday, 25 April Saturday, 25 April Monday, 25 April
Queen’s Birthday Monday, 09 June Monday, 08 June Monday, 13 June
¹Bank Holiday Monday, 04 August Monday, 03 August Monday, 01 August
Labour Day Monday, 06 October Monday, 05 October Monday, 03 October
Christmas Day Thursday, 25 December Friday, 25 December Sunday, 25 December
²Additional Day     Tuesday, 27 December
Boxing Day Friday, 26 December Saturday, 26 December Monday, 26 December
³Additional Day   Monday, 28 December  

For further information:

NSW Government Schools Term Dates
(NSW Department of Education and Communities)
NSW Government Schools Holiday Dates
(NSW Department of Education and Communities)
NSW Public Holidays
(NSW Industrial Relations)
School Terms for all Australian States and Territories
(Australian Government)
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