A listing of public holidays in Victoria for 2019

Holiday 2019
New Year’s Day Tue 1 Jan
Australia Day Holiday Mon 28 Jan
Labour Day Mon 11 Mar
Good Friday Fri 19 Apr
Saturday before Easter Sunday Sat 20 Apr
Easter Sunday Sun 21 Apr
Easter Monday Mon 22 Apr
ANZAC Day Thur 25 Apr
Queen’s Birthday Mon 10 Jun
Friday before the AFL Grand Final Fri 27 Sep
Melbourne Cup Tues 5 Nov
Christmas Day Wed 25 Dec
Boxing Day Thur 26 Dec

Term Dates – School and Kindergarten term dates – 2019


First day for 2019 Seawinds ELC Child Care – Monday 7 January 2019

Term 1: 29 January (school teachers start) to 5 April *
Term 2: 23 April to 28 June
Term 3: 15 July to 20 September
Term 4: 7 October to 20 December

* The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate planning to take place for the arrival of students. Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes. The remaining three student-free days are determined by each individual school, so contact your school for details.