School and public holidays

 

Public Holidays in Western Australia

Did you know? Western Australia's school and public holidays mostly commemorate landmark Australian historic events or religious celebrations.

Should a State holiday fall on a weekend, the extra day's holiday is taken the first working day following.


2017
2018
New Year's Day

Monday 2 January

Monday 1 January

Australia Day

Thursday 26 January

Friday 26 January
Labour Day

Monday 6 March

Monday 5 March
Good Friday

Friday 14 April

Friday 30 March
Easter Monday

Monday 17 April

Monday 2 April
ANZAC Day

Tuesday 25 April

Wednesday 25 April
Western Australia Day

Monday 5 June

Monday 4 June
Queen's Birthday

Monday 25 September

Monday 24 September

Christmas Day

Monday 25 December

Tuesday 25 December

Boxing Day

Tuesday 26 December

Wednesday 26 December


School Term Dates in Western Australia

   2017 2018
Term One

Wednesday 1 February -
Friday 7 April

Wednesday 31 January -
Friday 13 April

Holiday Break

Saturday 8 April -
Sunday 23 April

Saturday 14 April -
Sunday 29 April

Term Two

Monday 24 April -
Friday 30 June

Monday 30 April -
Friday 29 June

Holiday Break

Saturday 1 July -
Sunday 16 July

Saturday 30 June-
Sunday 15 July

Term Three

Monday 17 July -
Friday 22 September

Monday 16 July -
Friday 21 September

Holiday Break

Saturday 23 September -
Sunday 8 October

Saturday 22 September -
Sunday 7 October

Term Four

Monday 9 October -
Thursday 14 December

Monday 8 October -
Thursday 13 December

Holiday Break

Friday 15 December -
Tuesday 30 January

Friday 14 December -
Sunday 3 February

 Visitors should be aware that school holiday periods in other States may differ from Western Australia’s holiday calendar.

The WA school holiday information has been sourced from Western Australia's Department of Education and Training.

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