The first day of term 1 is a student-free day in government schools. There's a student free day each term.
You can find all term dates direct on the Education Victoria website here -
https://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/department/Pages/datesterm.aspx
You can find all Victorian public holidays on the Business Victoria website here - 
https://www.business.vic.gov.au/victorian-public-holidays-and-daylight-saving/victorian-public-holidays-2020
You can find Australian special dates and events here - 
https://info.australia.gov.au/about-australia/special-dates-and-events

Term Dates – 2021

  Start Date End Date
Term One (1) 28th January 1st April
Term Two (2) 19th April 25th June
Term Three (3) 12th July 17th September
Term Four (4) 4th October 17th December

TERM 1 – 2021  – 28th January – 1st April

Date

Day

Description

26/01

Tuesday

Public Holiday – Australia Day

08/03

Monday

Labour Day – public holiday

 

TERM 2 – 2022 – 19th April – 25th June

Date

Day

Description

25/04

Sunday

ANZAC Day

     
     
     
     

 

TERM 3 – 2021  – 12th July – 17th September

Date

Day

Description

     
     
     
     

      

TERM 4 – 2021- 4th October – 17th December

Date

Day

Description

05/10

Monday

Staff and students resume

02/11

Monday

Pupil Free Day – School Closed

03/11

Tuesday

Melbourne Cup Day – Public Holiday

18/12

Friday

Students Finish – 1.00pm dismissal

 

2021 PUPIL FREE DAYS

Term

Date

Description

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

Future Term Dates (Victoria) 

2022 Term Dates

 

Start date

Finish date

Term 1

28 January
Students start 31 January in government schools

8 April

Term 2

26 April

24 June

Term 3

11 July

16 September

Term 4

3 October

20 December

 

2023 Term Dates

 

Start date

Finish date

Term 1

27 January
Students start 30 January in government schools

6 April

Term 2

24 April

23 June

Term 3

10 July

15 September

Term 4

2 October

20 December

 

2024 Term Dates

 

Start date

Finish date

Term 1

29 January
Students start 30 January in government schools

28 March

Term 2

15 April

28 June

Term 3

15 July

20 September

Term 4

7 October

20 December

 

2025 Term Dates

 

Start date

Finish date

Term 1

28 January
Students start 29 January in government schools

4 April

Term 2

22 April

4 July

Term 3

21 July

19 September

Term 4

6 October

19 December