Important dates for your 2018 diary!

Here are the key dates to note down in your planner for this year (although you're on your own to remember your anniversary and everyone's birthday - we recommend checking Facebook for that!)

You can also download a copy of this list here.


Contents:

Victorian Public Holidays

Special Days and Celebrations

Victorian School Terms Dates

ATO Key Dates

Daylight Savings



Victorian Public Holidays 

New Year’s Day – Monday 1 January 2018

Australia Day – Friday 26 January 2018

Labour Day – Monday 12 March 2018

Good Friday – Friday 30 March 2018

Easter Saturday – Saturday 31 March 2018

Easter Sunday – Sunday 1 April 2018

Easter Monday – Monday 2 April 2018

ANZAC Day – Wednesday 25 April 2018

Queen’s Birthday – Monday 11 June 2018

AFL Grand Final Friday – Friday 28 September 2018

Melbourne Cup Day – Tuesday 6 November 2018

Christmas Day – Tuesday 25 December 2018

Boxing Day – Wednesday 26 December 2018

 

Special Days and Celebrations

Valentines Day – Wednesday 14 February 2018

Lunar New Year – Friday 16 February 2018

St Patrick’s Day – Saturday 17 March 2018

April Fools Day – Sunday 1 April 2018

Mother’s Day – Sunday 13 May 2018

Father’s Day – Sunday 2 September 2018

Remembrance Day – Sunday 11 November 2018

 

Victorian School Term Dates  

Term 1: Monday 29 January* - Thursday 29 March 2018

Term 2: Monday 16 April – Friday 29 June 2018

Term 3: Monday 16 July – Friday 21 September 2018

Term 4: Monday 8 October – Friday 21 December 2018

*The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools.

 

ATO Key Dates 

22 January 2018 – December monthly BAS due

29 January 2018 – December quarter SG due

1 February 2018 – February fuel tax credit change due to indexation

21 February 2018 – January monthly BAS due

28 February 2018 – December quarterly BAS due

28 February 2018 – December quarter SG charge statement due

28 February 2018 – December quarter PAYG instalment due

21 March 2018 – February monthly BAS due

23 April 2018 – March monthly BAS due

30 April 2018 – March quarterly BAS due

30 April 2018 – March quarter super guarantee due

30 April 2018 – March quarter PAYG instalment due

21 May 2018 – 2018 Fringe benefits tax (FBT) return due

21 May 2018 – April monthly BAS due

28 May 2018 – March quarter SG charge statement due

21 June 2018 – May monthly BAS due

16 July 2018 – Issue PAYG withholding payment summaries

23 July 2018 – June monthly BAS due

30 July 2018 – June quarter SG due

30 July 2018 - June quarterly BAS due

30 July 2018 – June quarter PAYG instalment due

1 August 2018 – August fuel tax credit rates change

14 August 2018 – PAYG withholding annual report due

21 August 2018 – July monthly BAS due

28 August 2018 – Taxable payments annual report due

28 August 2018 – June quarter SG charge statement due

21 September 2018 – August monthly BAS due

22 October 2018 – September monthly BAS due

29 October 2018 – September quarter BAS due

29 October 2018 – September quarterly BAS due

29 October 2018 – September quarter PAYG instalment due

31 October 2018 – 2018 income tax return due

21 November 2018 – October monthly BAS due

28 November 2018 – September quarter Super Guarantee charge statement due

21 December 2018 – November monthly BAS due

 

Daylight Savings

Daylight savings finishes – Sunday 1 April 2018 (back one hour at 3am).

Daylight savings starts – Sunday 7 October 2018 (forward one hour at 2am).