#YearlyPlanning

NSW Term Dates + Holidays

To help you plan for your family holidays in 2017, we’ve collated for easy reference the NSW School Holiday Dates 2017 as well as NSW Public Holiday Dates 2017 and NSW School Term Dates 2017 for the Eastern Division of NSW Australia.

NSW School Holiday Dates 2017

Autumn Holidays

Monday 10 April 2017 to Friday 21 April 2017

Autumn is traditionally the transition months of the Australian year; March, April and May. Typically autumn is the season to receive the most rain, but all the welcomed rain doesn’t dampen the autumn school holiday fun in the Greater Port Macquarie region!

View our autumn holidays section for the latest holiday inspiration and activities occurring throughout the Greater Port Macquarie during the autumn school holidays.

Winter Holidays

Monday 03 July 2017 to Friday 14 July 2017

Winter is traditionally the three coldest months of the Australian year; June, July and August. But as Sir Ranulph Fiennes says; “there is no bad weather, only inappropriate clothing.”

So get on out there with the kids these winter holidays and explore!

View our winter holidays section for the latest holiday inspiration and activities occurring throughout the Greater Port Macquarie during the winter school holidays.

Spring Holidays

Monday 25 September 2017 to Friday 06 October 2017

Spring is traditionally the three transition months of the Australian year; September, October and November.

View our spring holidays section for the latest holiday inspiration and activities occurring throughout the Greater Port Macquarie during the spring school holidays.

Summer Holidays

Wednesday 20 December 2017 to Friday 26 January 2018

Summer is traditionally the three hottest months of the Australian year; December, January and February.

View our summer holidays section for the latest holiday inspiration and activities occurring throughout the Greater Port Macquarie during the summer school holidays.

NSW Public Holiday Dates 2017

  • New Year’s Day
    Sunday 1 January 2017
  • New Year’s Day
    Monday 2 January 2017
  • Australia Day
    Thursday 26 January 2017
  • Good Friday
    Friday 14 April 2017
  • Easter Saturday
    the Saturday following Good Friday
    Saturday 15 Apri 2017
  • Easter Sunday
    Sunday 16 April 2017
  • Easter Monday
    Monday 17 April 2017
  • Anzac Day
    Tuesday 25 April 2017
  • Queen’s Birthday
    Monday 12 June 2017
  • Bank Holiday
    Monday 7 August 2017
  • Labour Day
    Monday 2 October 2017
  • Christmas Day
    Monday 25 December 2017
  • Boxing Day
    Tuesday 26 December 2017

NSW School Term Dates 2017

  • Term 1 for students
    Monday 30 January 2017 to Friday 7 April 2017
  • Term 2 for students
    Wednesday 26 April 2017 to Friday 30 June 2017
  • Term 3 for students
    Tuesday 18 July 2017 to Friday 22 September 2017
  • Term 4 for students
    Monday 9 October 2017 to Friday 15 December 2017

These dates are NSW Government Schools Term Dates 2017 but can vary slightly from school to school, please visit the DoE website for further information or your school’s website for dates specific to your school.

Daylight Savings

Daylight saving in NSW begins at 2am, Eastern Standard Time, on the first Sunday in October and ends at 3am Eastern Daylight Saving Time on the first Sunday in April.

We’d appreciate your help in keeping this information up to date and in ensuring we have covered everything on NSW school holiday dates and NSW school term dates for 2017. If you have anything to add to this page or feel a correction should be made please contact us, we’d love to hear from you!

Page last updated: Monday 20 January 2020