South Australia School Holidays


We provide you with all of the important information you need to help plan your family holidays or work holidays.

South Australia School holiday dates usually occur at similar times each year and term length always sits between 9-11 weeks.  Remember to check with your school regarding additional pupil-free days.  Private and independent school dates will vary and it is worth noting that Year 12 has different finishing dates to the other grades in term 4.

Click the links below to view the relevant holidays and term dates:

If you would like to know Public Holiday dates please visit our sister site South Australia Public Holidays for everything you need to know about Public Holidays in SA.

The info presented on this website doesn’t take into account Student Free Days which are set by each school individually.

Private and Catholic Schools tend to use these dates as a guide but their dates generally differ slightly from state run public schools.