If you’re a parent with kids in school, you probably live by the school calendar. Below is a curated 2020 New South Wales School Holidays calendar and also New South Wales Public Holidays. You’ll want to bookmark it now for future reference when planning family getaways. These dates don’t include pupil-free days or school development days so best to check with individuals schools for these.
If you’re looking for fun activities to do on while your kids are off school, Visit NSW have put together a full guide for the Sydney School holidays.
New South Wales School Holiday Dates
Below is a list of the 2020 New South Wales School holidays term dates when most Schools are closed giving students and families the opportunity to get away for holidays.
Term 1 (Eastern division)
Tuesday 28 January – Friday 9 April
Term 1 (Western division)
Tuesday 4 February – Friday 9 April
Saturday 10 April – Tuesday 28 April
Wednesday 29 April – Friday 3 July
Saturday 4 July – Monday 20 July
Tuesday 21 July – Friday 25 September
Saturday 26 September – Sunday 11 October
Tuesday 12 October – Friday 16 December
Thursday 17 December – Tuesday 26 Jan 2021
New South Wales Public Holidays
Below is a list of the 2020 New South Wales Public Holidays when most of the institutions and businesses are closed. Public holidays are the perfect time for every working member to enjoy their leisure time.
New Year’s Day
Wednesday 1st January
Monday 27th January
Friday 10th April
Saturday 11th April
Sunday 12th April
Monday 13th April
Saturday 25th April
Monday 8th June
Monday 3rd August 2020
Monday 5th October
Friday 25th December
26th December & 28th December