View the CEF’s 2018 calendar for the key term dates and events.

Bursary applications are currently opened for the 2018 school year. Please enquire through your School Principal for further information.

Term 1

  • Monday 29 January: Term 1 starts
  • Wednesday 21 March: Harmony Day
  • Friday 30 March: Good Friday
  • Monday 2 April: Easter Monday
  • Friday 13 April: Term 1 ends

Term 2

  • Monday 30 April: Term 2 starts
  • Sunday 30 May: Mother’s Day
  • Sunday 17 June – Saturday 23 June: Refugee Week
  • Friday 29 June: Red Nose Day
  • Friday 6 July: Term 2 ends

Term 3

  • Monday 23 July: Term 3 starts
  • Saturday 4 August: National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day
  • Sunday 12 August: ‘Team CEF’ City2Surf Fun Run Fundraiser
  • Saturday 11 August – Sunday 19 August: National Science Week
  • Saturday 18 August – Friday 24 August: Children’s Book Week – Theme: Find your Treasure
  • Monday 27 August: CEF Partners Wine and Cheese Event – Southern Region
  • Thursday 30 August: CEF Partners Wine and Cheese Event – Eastern Region
  • Sunday 2 September: Father’s Day
  • Sunday 2 – Saturday 8 September: National Child Protection Week
  • Wednesday 5 September: CEF Partner Wine and Cheese Event – Inner Western Region
  • Thursday 13 September: R U OK Day
  • Friday 14 September: CEF Annual Appeal Day – Kick Off
  • Monday 17 September – Friday 21 September: CEF Annual Appeal Week
  • Friday 28 September: Term 3 ends

Term 4

  • Monday 15 October: Term 4 starts
  • Sunday 28 October: Grandparents Day
  • Thursday 1 November: All Saints Day
  • Friday 2 November: All Souls Day
  • Tuesday 6 November: Melbourne Cup Luncheon
  • Sunday 11 November: Remembrance Day
  • Tuesday 13 November: Social Justice Day
  • Friday 16 November: CEF Grand Gala Event
  • Friday 21 December: Term 4 ends