Victoria School Holidays 2021: Term Dates Plus Family Getaway Ideas
Say goodbye to the mild state of panic that usually sets in when the Vic school holidays roll around and you realise you’ve got absolutely zero plans. With term and school holiday dates in mind, you're perfectly equipped to whip out your diary and start planning some child-friendly holiday ideas—of which Victoria has no shortage!
Here are the Vic School Holidays dates for 2021, plus a tonne of state-wide holiday ideas that mean you've got options whether state borders are closed or not (thanks, COVID.)
Bear in mind that these dates are for Victorian public schools, and although Catholic and independent schools do base their terms and holidays around these dates, they may differ slightly.
Thursday 28 January 2021 to Thursday 1 April 2021
Autumn School Holidays
Friday 2 April 2021 - Sunday 18 April 2021
Monday 19 April 2021 – Friday 25 June 2021
Winter School Holidays
Saturday 26 June - Sunday 11 July 2021
Monday 12 July 2021 to Friday 17 September 2021
Spring School Holidays
Saturday 18 September 2021 to Sunday 3 October 2021
Monday 4 October 2021 to Friday 17 December 2021
Summer School Holidays
Saturday 18 December 2021 to Sunday 30 January 2022
Where to go on Your Next Family Holiday?
Now that you've got the dates—all you need is the destination. And the best part is, you don't even need to leave the state. Victoria has some epic family spots that are affordable and jam-packed with activities. Here are our top holiday ideas for some creative inspiration.
Public Holidays Victoria
And finally, here are the public holidays in Victoria you definitely want to add to the calendar to make the most of Vic long weekends in 2021:
Public Holidays - Easter
Good Friday - Friday 2 April 2021
Easter Saturday - Saturday 3 April 2021
Easter Sunday - Sunday 4 April 2021
Easter Monday - Monday 5 April 2021
Public Holidays - ANZAC Day
Monday 26 April 2021
Public Holidays - June & November
Queen's Birthday - Monday 14 June 2021
Melbourne Cup - Tuesday 2 November 2021
Public Holidays - Christmas Day
Saturday 25 December 2021
Public Holidays - Boxing Day
Sunday 26 December 2021
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