QLD School Holidays, Public Holidays, Terms, and Long Weekends {Updated for 2025}

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The QLD school holidays are a delightful time of year, and School Finder provides a calendar of all 2025 school holidays and term dates for Queensland. These dates are unlikely to be modified by the state education department, so check back regularly for updates.

The list of Australian school holidays 2025 provides a convenient guide for planning your next trip.

We are ready to assist you in planning your 2025 school year, particularly if you plan to travel to Queensland for a holiday.

Looking for the QLD school holiday calendar for 2024? Visit here.

Queensland School Terms and Holidays 2025 Overview

Queensland’s school year is divided into four terms, each with a designated break for students to rest, recharge, and engage in extracurricular activities.

QLD School Holidays, Term Dates & Public Holidays 2025 List

QLD School Holidays 2025

Schools Holidays 2025
The first day of school in 2025 is 28 Jan 2025 (Tue)
Autumn School Holidays 5 Apr (Sat) – 21 Apr (Mon)
Winter School Holidays 28 Jun (Sat) – 13 Jul (Sun)
Spring School Holidays 20 Sep (Sat) – 6 Oct (Mon)
Summer School Holidays 13 Dec (Fri) – Not Confirmed yet

QLD Schools Term Dates 2025

Schools Term Dates 2025
Term 1 28 January (Fri) – 4 April (Tue)
Term 2 22 April (Tue) – 27 June (Fri)
Term 3 14 July (Mon) – 19 September (Fri)
Term 4 7 October (Tue) – 12 December (Fri)

QLD Public Holidays 2025

Public Holiday 2025
New Year DayWednesday 1 January 2025
Australia DayMonday 27 January 2025
Good FridayFriday 18 April 2025
Saturday before Easter SundaySaturday 19 April 2025
Easter SundaySunday 20 April 2025
Easter MondayMonday 21 April 2025
ANZAC DayFriday 25 April 2025
Labour DayMonday 5 May 2025
Royal Queensland ShowWednesday 13 August 2025
King’s BirthdayMonday 6 October 2025
Christmas DayThursday 25 December 2025
Boxing DayFriday 26 December 2025

*Please note all public holiday dates are accurate at the time of publishing, but may be subject to change. Reference

Long Weekends & When to Take Leave in 2025

In 2025, Queensland will experience four 3-day long weekends.

Term Dates 2025
Australia Day 25 Jan – 27 Jan (Sat – Mon)
ANZAC Day 25 Apr – 27 Apr (Fri – Sun)
Labour Day 3 May – 5 May (Sat – Mon)
King’s Birthday 4 Oct – 6 Oct (Sat – Mon)