Public Holidays NT 2023

Northern Territory Public Holidays 2023

This page contains a calendar of all 2023 public holidays for Northern Territory. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

Date Day Holiday
1 Jan Sun New Year’s Day
2 Jan Mon New Year Holiday
26 Jan Thu Australia Day
7 Apr Fri Good Friday
8 Apr Sat Day following Good Friday
10 Apr Mon Easter Monday
25 Apr Tue Anzac Day
1 May Mon May Day
12 Jun Mon King’s Birthday
7 Jul Fri Alice Springs Show Day
14 Jul Fri Tennant Creek Show Day
21 Jul Fri Katherine Show Day
28 Jul Fri Darwin Show Day
7 Aug Mon Picnic Day
18 Aug Fri Borroloola Show Day
24 Dec Sun Christmas Eve *
25 Dec Mon Christmas Day
26 Dec Tue Boxing Day
31 Dec Sun New Year’s Eve *
Visit for the original release.

Northern Territory School Holidays 2023

This page contains a calendar of all 2023 school holidays and term dates for the Northern Territory. These dates are unlikely to be modified by the state education department. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur.

School Holidays Starts Finishes
First Day of School 31 Jan 2023
Term 1 Holidays 7 Apr 2023
14 Apr 2023
Term 2 Holidays 26 Jun 2023
17 Jul 2023
Term 3 Holidays 25 Sep 2023
6 Oct 2023
Term 4 Holidays 18 Dec 2023
29 Jan 2024

Please visit for the original release of the 2023 approved calendar.

Northern Territory schools are divided into urban and remote schools.

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