#YearlyPlanning

NSW Term Dates + Holidays

To help you plan for your family holidays in 2020, we’ve collated for easy reference the NSW School Holiday Dates 2020 as well as NSW Public Holiday Dates 2020 and NSW School Term Dates 2020 for the Eastern Division of NSW Australia.

NSW School Holiday Dates 2020

Autumn Holidays

Monday 13 April 2020 to Friday 24 April 2020

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 6 July 2020 to Friday 17 July 2020

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 28 September 2020 to Friday 9 October 2020

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

Monday 21 December 2020 to Tuesday 26 January 2021

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 2020

  • New Year’s Day
    Wednesday 1 January 2020
  • Australia Day
    Monday 27 January 2020
  • Good Friday
    Friday 10 April 2020
  • Easter Saturday
    the Saturday following Good Friday
    Saturday 11 April 2020
  • Easter Sunday
    Sunday 12 April 2020
  • Easter Monday
    Monday 13 April 2020
  • Anzac Day
    Saturday 25 April 2020
  • Queen’s Birthday
    Monday 8 June 2020
  • Labour Day
    Monday 5 October 2020
  • Christmas Day
    Friday 25 December 2020
  • Boxing Day
    Saturday 26 December 2020
  • Boxing Day Holiday
    Monday 28 December 2020

NSW School Term Dates 2020

  • Term 1 for students
    Tuesday 28 January 2020 to Thursday 9 April 2020
  • Term 2 for students
    Monday 27 April 2020 to Friday 3 July 2020
  • Term 3 for students
    Monday 20 July 2020 to Friday 25 September 2020
  • Term 4 for students
    Monday 12 October 2020 to Friday 18 December 2020

These dates are NSW Government Schools Term Dates 2020 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 2020. 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