School and public holidays

 

Western Australia's public holidays 2017

New Year's Day – 1 January
Australia Day – 26 January
Labour Day – 6 March
Good Friday – 14 April
Easter Monday – 17 April
ANZAC Day – 25 April 
Western Australia Day – 5 June 
Queen’s Birthday – 25 September 
Christmas Day – 25 December 
Boxing Day – 26 December  


Western Australia's school holidays 2017

8 April -23 April
1 July - 16 July
23 September - 8 October 
15 December - 30 January 2018

On average, Western Australia has 10 public holidays per year, most of which commemorate landmark Australian historic events, or religious celebrations. Should a State holiday fall on a weekend, the extra day’s holiday is taken on the Monday. 

Visitors should be aware that school holiday periods in other states may differ from Western Australia’s holiday calendar.

 

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