School holiday dates in QLD

Looking for official school holiday dates in QLD? Here’s the complete list of school holidays in Queensland for 2020 - 2022.

Many parents and carers can experience certain stress regarding upcoming school holidays, as they need to plan ahead and juggle their daily routines providing their kids with the best school holidays activities possible.  

To help you out, here are the official school holiday dates in QLD in this short summary, so you can get prepared.

Feel free to click on a year specified below to see the school holidays dates in QLD.


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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School holiday dates in QLD in 2020

School Term School holiday dates*
Term 1 Saturday 04 April 2020 - Sunday 19 April 2020
Term 2 Saturday 27 June 2020 - Sunday 12 July 2020
Term 3 Saturday 19 September 2020 - Monday 05 October 2020
Term 4 Saturday 12 December 2020 - Tuesday 26 January 2021

When does school finish in QLD in 2020?

School Year Finishing dates*
Year 12 Friday 20 November 2020
Years 10 & 11 Friday 27 November 2020
Prep to Year 9 Friday 11 December 2020
Special schools Friday 11 December 2020

*Official resource

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

📅 School holiday dates ACT in 2020

📅 School holiday dates NSW in 2020

📅 School holiday dates NT 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 QLD in 2021

School Term School holiday dates*
Term 1 Friday 2 April 2021 - Sunday 18 April 2021
Term 2 Saturday 26 June 2021 - Sunday 11 July 2021
Term 3 Saturday 18 September 2021 - Monday 4 October 2021
Term 4 Saturday 11 December 2021 - Sunday 23 January 2022

*Official resource

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Find information about school holidays in other Australian states here:

📅 School holiday dates ACT in 2021

📅 School holiday dates NSW in 2021

📅 School holiday dates NT in 2021

📅 School holiday dates SA in 2021

📅 School holiday dates TAS in 2021

📅 School holiday dates VIC in 2021

📅 School holiday dates WA in 2021


School holiday dates in QLD in 2022

School Term School holiday dates*
Term 1 Saturday 02 April 2022 - Monday 18 May 2022
Term 2 Saturday 25 June 2022 - Sunday 10 July 2022
Term 3 Saturday 17 September 2022 - Monday 3 October 2022
Term 4 Saturday 10 December 2022 - Sunday 22 January 2023

*Official resource

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

📅 School holiday dates ACT in 2022

📅 School holiday dates NSW in 2022

📅 School holiday dates NT 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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