|Term 1||Tuesday 28 January–Friday 3 April||10 weeks|
|Term 2||Monday 20 April–Friday 26 June||10 weeks|
|Term 3||Monday 13 July–Friday 18 September||10 weeks|
|Term 4||Tuesday 6 October–Wednesday 9 December||10 weeks|
Change to end of term 4 date
In recognition of the efforts of school-based staff during the COVID-19 health pandemic, the 2020 school year will end two days early. The last two days of the school year—Thursday 10 and Friday 11 December 2020—will be student free days and schools will be closed on these days.
|Term 1||Thursday 23 January|
Friday 24 January
|Term 2||Thursday 16 April|
Friday 17 April
|Term 3||Friday 4 September||1 day|
|Year 12|| Friday 20 November|
|Years 10 and 11||Friday 27 November|
|Prep to Year 9||Wednesday 9 December*|
Year 12 finishing day fact sheet (PDF, 213KB) for more information.
*Some regional, rural and remote schools finish a week earlier on Wednesday 2 December.