#YearlyPlanning

NSW Term Dates + Holidays

To help you plan for your family holidays in 2022, we’ve collated for easy reference the NSW School Holiday Dates 2022 as well as NSW Public Holiday Dates 2022 and NSW School Term Dates 2022 for the Eastern Division of NSW Australia.

NSW School Holiday Dates 2022

Autumn Holidays

Monday 11 April to Friday 22 April 2022

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 4 July to Friday 15 July 2022

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 26 September to Friday 7 October 2022

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 21 December 2022 to Thursday 26 January 2023

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 2022

  • New Year’s Day
    Saturday 1 January 2022
    additional day
    Monday 3 January 2022
  • Australia Day
    Wednesday 26 January 2022
  • Good Friday
    Friday 15 April 2022
  • Easter Saturday
    the Saturday following Good Friday
    Saturday 16 April 2022
  • Easter Sunday
    Sunday 17 April 2022
  • Easter Monday
    Monday 18 April 2022
  • Anzac Day
    Monday 25 April 2022
  • Queen’s Birthday
    Monday 13 June 2022
  • Bank Holiday
    Monday 1 August 2022
  • Labour Day
    Monday 3 October 2022
  • Christmas Day
    Saturday 25 December 2021
  • Boxing Day
    Sunday 26 December 2021
  • Christmas Day Holiday
    Sunday 25 December 2022
  • Boxing Day Holiday
    Monday 26 December 2022
    additional day
    Tuesday 27 December 2022

NSW School Term Dates 2022

  • Term 1 for students
    Friday 28 January to Friday 8 April 2022
  • Term 2 for students
    Tuesday 26 April to Friday 1 July 2022
  • Term 3 for students
    Monday 18 July to Friday 23 September 2022
  • Term 4 for students
    Monday 10 October to Tuesday 20 December 2022

Term dates include School Development Days that occur on the first 2 days of Term 1, the first day of Terms 2 and 3 and the last day of the school year in NSW public schools.

2022 School Development Days for the Eastern division are:

  • Term 1 = Friday 28 January + Monday 31 January 2022
  • Term 2 = Tuesday 26 April 2022
  • Term 3 = Monday 18 July 2022
  • Term 4 = Tuesday 20 December 2022

These dates are NSW Government Schools Term Dates 2022 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.