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Queensland School Holidays 2022: Plan Your Holidays on The Sunshine Coast

Last Updated: August 10, 2023
Queensland School Holidays 2022

Queensland school holidays 2022 on the Sunshine Coast are always a great time to spend time with friends and family. It can also be a very busy time with thousands of tourists flocking to the Sunshine Coast to enjoy our lifestyle. If you are looking forward to some quality time away from work and school, here’s everything you need to know about the start of the school holidays 2022.

If you’re planning to spend one of your long weekends (Easter, June, or October) or the next school holidays on the Sunshine Coast. Or if you find school holidays a difficult time where you need to juggle work and daily routines to organize your kids’ holidays. We’ve got you covered!

When Do School Holidays Start In Queensland

On the Sunshine Coast, the first day of the Queensland school term is January 24, 2022. With holidays in April, July, September and December.

You can check out our complete list of QLD school holidays below:

Queensland School Holidays 2022

The following are the Queensland school holidays 2022 for Sunshine Coast government schools. However, private and Catholic schools have a slightly unique process. They finish one week earlier in December.

School TermSchool holiday dates
Term 1 HolidaysSchool term starts on 24 January 2022 (Monday)
Easter QLD school holidays: 2 April 2022 (Saturday) – 18 April 2022 (Monday). 
Term 2 HolidaysSchool term starts on 19 April 2022 (Tuesday)
June/July QLD school holidays: 25 June 2022 (Saturday) – 10 July 2022 (Sunday). 
Term 3 HolidaysSchool starts on 11 July 2022 (Monday)
September QLD school holidays: 17 September 2022 (Saturday) – 3 October 2022 (Monday). 
Term 4 HolidaysSchool year starts on 4 October 2022 (Tuesday)
Christmas QLD school holidays: 10 December 2022 (Saturday) – 22 January 2023 (Sunday). 
Queensland School Holidays 2022

Interstate School Holidays 2022

The NSW Department of Education sets the following term and school holiday dates for all NSW public schools:

School TermSchool holiday dates
Term 1School term starts on 28 January 2022 (Friday)
Autumn school holidays:11 April (Monday) – 22 April 2022 (Friday)
Term 2School term starts on 26 April 2022 (Tuesday)
Winter school holidays:4 July (Monday) – 15 July 2022 (Friday)
Term 3School term starts on 18 July 2022 (Monday)
Spring school holidays:26 September (Monday) – 7 October 2022 (Friday)
Term 4School term starts on 10 October 2022 (Monday)
Summer school holidays:21 December (Wednesday) – 26 January 2023 (Thursday)
Interstate School Holidays 2022
Queensland School Holidays 2022

Queensland School Holidays 2023

The Queensland school holidays 2023 in Brisbane, Cairns, Gold Coast, and Sunshine Coast are listed below.

School TermSchool holiday dates*
Term 1 HolidaysSchool term starts on 23 January 2023 (Monday)
April school holidays QLD: 1 April 2023 (Saturday) – 16 April 2023 (Sunday)
Term 2 HolidaysSchool starts on 17 April 2023 (Monday)
June/July school holidays QLD: 24 June 2023 (Saturday) – 9 July 2023 (Sunday). 
Term 3 HolidaysSchool term starts on 10 July 2023 (Monday)
QLD September/October school holidays: 16 September 2023 (Saturday) – 2 October 2023 (Monday). 
Term 4 HolidaysSchool term starts on 3 October 2023 (Monday)
Christmas Holidays: Saturday 9 December 2023 – 21 January 2024 (Sunday). 
Queensland School Holidays 2023


Sunshine Coast school holidays are great times to spend doing what you love. If you’re not sure what you want to do, then maybe you could think about spending some time camping, doing something adventurous, learning new skills, taking a trip, or reading a book. 

Activities during the Queensland school holidays 2022 are a great way to meet new people and make friends with similar interests. When you complete those activities, you will feel a sense of accomplishment. Plan ahead of time, because you will never run out of things to do on the Sunshine Coast!