Term dates and Public Holidays

Term Dates 2021

Term 1  –  27th January – 1st April

Term 2  –  19th April – 25th June

Term 3  –  12th July – 17th September

Term 4  –  4th October – 17th December


2021 Victorian Public Holidays 

Labour Day  – Monday 8th March

Good Friday  – Friday 2nd April

Easter Monday  – Monday 5th April

ANZAC Day – Sunday 25th April

Queen’s Birthday  – Monday 14th June

Grand Final Eve – Friday 24th September*

Melbourne Cup Day – Tuesday 2nd November


Other non-attendance days

St Johns Kindergarten is entitled to hold 2 Professional Development days throughout the year in which the service will be closed. These days will be confirmed early in the year.

Child Free Curriculum Days

Under the VECTAA (Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Assistants Award) staff are entitled to two curriculum days where they work without the children, these will be: Set-up day, first day of term one and pack up day, last day of term four.  Parents are encouraged to help with pack up day.

**Note: All public holiday dates are accurate at the time of publishing, but may be subject to change**