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

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We are ready to assist you in planning your school year from 2025, whether it’s an extended long holiday or a weekend getaway.

The page provides 2025 school holidays and term dates for Western Australia, with potential updates from the state education department.

This year, it is recommended to prepare and embark on an exciting adventure with the children.

Looking for the WA holiday calendar for 2024? Visit here.

Western Australia School Terms and Holidays 2025 Overview

Western Australia’s school and public holidays typically honor significant Australian historic or religious events, with an average of ten public holidays annually.

WA School Holidays, Term Dates & Public Holidays 2025 List

WA School Holidays 2025

Schools Holidays 2025
The first day of school in 2025 is 5 Feb 2025 (Wed)
Autumn School Holidays 12 Apr (Sat) – 27 Apr (Sun)
Winter School Holidays 5 Jul (Sat) – 20 Jul (Sun)
Spring School Holidays 27 Sep (Sat) – 12 Oct (Sun)
Summer School Holidays 19 Dec (Fri) – 1 Feb 2026 (Sun)

WA Schools Term Dates 2025

Schools Term Dates 2025
Term 1 5 February (Wed) – 11 April (Fri)
Term 2 28 April (Mon) – 4 July (Fri)
Term 3 21 July (Mon) – 26 September (Fri)
Term 4 13 October (Mon) – 18 December (Thu)

WA Public Holidays 2025

Public Holiday 2025
New Year DayWednesday 1 January 2025
Australia DayMonday 27 January 2025
Labour DayMonday 3 March 2025
Good FridayFriday 18 April 2025
Saturday before Easter SundaySaturday 19 April 2025
Easter SundaySunday 20 April 2025
Easter MondayMonday 21 April 2025
ANZAC Day Friday 25 April 2025
Western Australia Day Monday 2 June 2025
King's BirthdayMonday 29 September 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, Western Australia will experience five 3-day long weekends.

Long Weekends 2025
Australia Day 25 Jan – 27 Jan (Sat – Mon)
Labour Day 1 Mar – 3 Mar (Sat – Mon)
ANZAC Day 25 April – 27 April (Fri– Sun)
Western Australia Day 31 May – 2 June (Sat – Mon)
King’s Birthday 21 Sep – 23 Sep(Sat– Mon)