Term date sources - Tasmania
Provided by -
2015-2018 term dates
See our term dates and school holidays
Term dates and holidays 2015-2018
also the Department of Education's
Term dates page.
TasLearn and Department of Education, Tasmania
information for 2015 was first published in the
Minister's media release of 11 December 2012, but note the subsequent
23 July 2013 amendment.
Four-term model for 2013-15 [xls file]
should now be ignored.)
The term dates for 2016 to 2018 were
first published in the
Minister's media release of 19 July 2014.
If planning for travel to be
undertaken during school
holidays make sure you continue to check the DoE's
page just in case there are any changes to the dates. This page is the official
source of Tasmanian term dates information.
Term dates for 2019, 2020,
2021 and beyond
Not yet available
The term dates for 2019 and beyond have not yet been set (as at 1
January 2015). However,
you can see the Easter dates on our
Term dates and school holidays page.
In setting future term dates issues may arise over the
Regatta Day holiday (for southern Tasmania) and
the effect on inter-state travel and tourism of the break between
Terms 3 and 4.
Earlier term dates (2013-2014)
Government schools and colleges.
Past term dates
Four-term school years
(with a shortened Easter break) commenced in Tasmania in 2013.
What does four terms mean for your family? [pdf]
Note that the term dates listed in this brochure are for
Staff dates (DoE)
our Term dates and
school holidays page
Term Dates page
Department of Education, Tasmania
The end-of-year finishing date for teachers in schools in ISOLATED
areas is covered by:
Teaching Service (Tas Public Sector) Award [pdf]
This award states that
teachers in schools in isolated areas finish on the same day as students (page 7)
and defines "isolated" to include King Island, Flinders
Island, Cape Barren Island, Maria Island and Bruny Island (page 26).
For the 2015 term dates for Tasmanian
Catholic schools see:
Catholic Education: term dates
Tasmanian Catholic Education Office
See the suggestions at the right.
The Association of Heads of
Independent Schools has published (government school) state-by-state
lists of term dates for
a future page for
they stress is to be used as a guide only.
However, it would be advisable to check with relevant schools
Individual independent schools
Term dates for independent schools are not set on a statewide basis.
Click on the required school in this
Wikipedia list of independent schools then find the required
school's website under "External links" or "References" (otherwise use
Google to search for the
school's website). School phone numbers are in the
Schools Registration Board of Tasmania's list.|
Tasmanian private school term dates
Catholic schools or Independent|
schools immediately above.