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2020 School Terms and Public Holiday Schedule

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6 November 2019

2019/09 PDF: 103 KB

Relevant: Jervis Bay Territory

Topic: 2020 School Terms and Public Holiday Schedule

The Jervis Bay Territory observes the same school terms and public holidays as the Australia Capital Territory. Please find below the school terms and public holidays for 2020.

School Terms 2020

Term 1: Friday 31st January to Thursday 9th April
(New students start school on Monday 3rd February, continuing students return to school on Tuesday 4th February)
Term 2: Monday 27th April to Friday 3rd July
Term 3: Monday 20th July to Friday 25th September
Term 4: Monday 12th October to Friday 18th December

Public Holidays 2020

New Year’s Day: Wednesday 1st January ANZAC Day: Saturday 25th April
Australia Day: Monday 27th January Reconciliation Day: Monday 1st June
Canberra Day: Monday 9th March Queen’s Birthday: Monday 8th June
Good Friday: Friday 10th April Labour Day: Monday 5th October
Easter Saturday: Saturday 11th April Christmas Day: Friday 25th December
Easter Sunday: Sunday 12th April Boxing Day: Saturday 26th December
Easter Monday: Monday 13th April Boxing Day Additional*: Monday 28th December

*As 26 December (Boxing Day) falls on a Saturday in 2020, there is an additional public holiday on the Monday.

Note: The above information is correct as at 6th November 2019. Information was taken from ACT Government Education website (www.education.act.gov.au/public-school-life/term_dates_and_public_holidays).        

Chris Baseler
Operations Manager,
Jervis Bay Territory Administration