This visualization shows Australian government school terms by state, initially covering 2016/17 but it will be updated to show a two year window with each passing year.

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Please note that the following variations are NOT included on the visualization:

  • Variations in non-government schools.
  • NSW Western Division schools usually start Term 1 one week later than Eastern Division schools.
  • NT Remote schools usually start Term 1 a few days after Urban schools and finish Term 4 one day later.
  • QLD students in years 10,11 and 12 finish Term 4 early