School holiday dates in NT

Looking for school holidays dates in NT? Here’s the complete list of school holidays in Northern Territory for 2020 - 2022.

Many parents and carers agree that school holidays can be quite a stressful time as they need to plan for in advance their kids’ school holidays activities and juggle their daily routines to provide their kids with the best experiences possible.

You can find the official school holiday dates in NT in this short summary, so you can begin planning.

Click on a year below to the see the school holidays dates in NT.

Please, note that most government schools have the same school holiday dates.

Urban and remote schools can have different school holiday dates at the beginning and end of the school year.
Gunbalanya school has flexible school year term and school holiday dates to recognise activities in the community.

If your children attend a private school, it is better to check school holiday dates with the school.


A simple rule of thumb regarding public holidays:
When New Year’s Day, Anzac Day, or Christmas Day falls on a weekend (Saturday or Sunday), the following Monday is also a public holiday.
Regarding Boxing Day, when it falls on a Saturday, the following Monday is also a public holiday. When Boxing Day falls on a Sunday or Monday, the coming Tuesday is also a public holiday.

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There is a lot to do for all kids and families during the upcoming school holidays in the Alice Springs region as well as near Darwin.

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School holiday dates in NT in 2020

School Term School holiday dates*
Term 1 Urban & Remote schools (excl. Gunbalanya School):
Friday 10 April 2020 - Sunday 19 April 2020
Term 2 Saturday 27 June 2020 - Sunday 19 July 2020
Term 3 Urban & Remote schools:
Saturday 26 September 2020 - Sunday 11 October 2020
Term 4 Saturday 19 December 2020 - Sunday 31 January 2021

*Official resource

Want to save your time searching great school holiday adventures for your kids? Have a look at the top activities in Darwin, Alice Springs, Ayers Rock, and Kakadu.

Find information about school holiday dates in other Australian states here:

📅 School holiday dates ACT in 2020

📅 School holiday dates NSW in 2020

📅 School holiday dates QLD in 2020

📅 School holiday dates SA in 2020

📅 School holiday dates TAS in 2020

📅 School holiday dates VIC in 2020

📅 School holiday dates WA in 2020


School holiday dates in NT in 2021

School Term School holiday dates*
Term 1 Saturday 17 April 2021 - Monday 26 April 2021
Term 2 Saturday 3 July 2021 - Sunday 26 July 2021
Term 3 Saturday 2 October 2021 - Sunday 17 October 2021
Term 4 Friday 17 December 2021 - Sunday 30 January 2022;

Saturday 18 December 2021 - Sunday 30 January 2022 (Remote schools)

*Official resource

If you need a hand to find awesome school holiday fun for your kids? Have a look at the top activities in Alice Springs, Ayers Rock, Darwin, and Kakadu.

Here you can also find information about school holidays in other states:

📅 School holiday dates ACT in 2021

📅 School holiday dates NSW in 2021

📅 School holiday dates QLD in 2021

📅 School holiday dates TAS in 2021

📅 School holiday dates SA in 2021

📅 School holiday dates VIC in 2021

📅 School holiday dates WA in 2021


School holiday dates in NT in 2022

School Term School holiday dates*
Term 1 Friday 15 April 2022 - Monday 25 April 2022
Term 2 Saturday 2 July 2022 - Monday 25 July 2022
Term 3 Saturday 01 October 2022 - Sunday 16 October 2022
Term 4 Friday 16,December 2022 - Sunday 29 January 2023;

Saturday 17 December 2022 - Sunday 29 January 2023 (Remote schools)

*Official resource

If you need some great ideas on how to amuse your kids on the upcoming school holidays, take a look at the great adventures and school holidays activities in Darwin, Alice Springs, Ayers Rock, and Kakadu.

Find information about school holiday dates in other Australian states here:

📅 School holiday dates ACT in 2022

📅 School holiday dates NSW in 2022

📅 School holiday dates QLD in 2022

📅 School holiday dates SA in 2022

📅 School holiday dates TAS in 2022

📅 School holiday dates VIC in 2022

📅 School holiday dates WA in 2022


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