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The White Hat Guide to

Holidays in the Northern Territory


Darwin and the Northern Territory

Public Holidays

  2024 2025
New Year’s Day 1st January 1st January
Australia Day 26th January 26th Jan & *27th Jan
(*day in lieu for Australia Day on 26th)
Good Friday 29th March 18th April
Easter Saturday 30th March 19th April
Easter Sunday 31st March 20th April
Easter Monday 1st April 21st April
ANZAC Day (restricted trading day) 25th April 25th April
May Day 6th May 5th May
King’s Birthday 10th June 9th June
Picnic Day 5th August 4th August
Christmas Day 25th December 25th December
Boxing Day 26th December 26th December
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School Term Dates

(Note: Theses holiday dates are the ones observed by state schools. Private schools often have a different holiday schedule.)

  2024 2025 2026 2027
School holidays until 29th Jan until 28th Jan until 27th Jan until 26th Jan
Term 1 30th Jan to 5th April 29th Jan to 4th April 28th Jan to 2nd April 27st Jan to 2nd April
School holidays 6th April to 14th April 5th April to 13th April 3rd April to 12th April 3rd April to 11th April
Term 2 15th April to 21st June 14th April to 20th June 13th April to 19th June 12th April to 18th June
School holidays 22nd June to 15th July 21st June to 14th July 20th June to 13th July 19th June to 12th July
Term 3 16th July to 20th Sept 15th July to 19th Sept 14th July to 18th Sept 13th July to 17th Sept
School holidays 21st Sept to 6th Oct 20th Sept to 5th Oct 19th Sept to 4th Oct 18th Sept to 3rd Oct
Term 4 7th Oct to 13th Dec 6th Oct to 12th Dec 5th Oct to 11th Dec 4th Oct to 10th Dec
School holidays from 14th Dec from 13th Dec from 12th Dec from 11th Dec
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