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When do universities close for Xmas in Australia?

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When do universities close for Xmas in Australia?

Planning a trip in December and want to visit some universities. At what point in December do universities typically shut down for the holidays?

Thanks!

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1. Re: When do universities close for Xmas in Australia?

All unis are different ... go to their websites and have a look.

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2. Re: When do universities close for Xmas in Australia?

They actually close only between Christmas and New Year. There is often a summer teaching period, so most universities will have some teaching staff and students around for much of the time. You will find details on the web sites of the universities.

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3. Re: When do universities close for Xmas in Australia?

Thanks everyone. I was able to find classes’ end dates online, but wasn't sure whether those dates imply the university was shut down and all the staff were gone, or not.

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4. Re: When do universities close for Xmas in Australia?

The University grounds at Sydney remain open all year. So if you are just after a wander around then no issue.

Places like Nicholson Museum will be closed between Christmas and New Year

Tours will operate during vacation but usually on a reduced basis... you’ll need to contact them and ask

sydney.edu.au/museums/…tours-museums.shtml

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5. Re: When do universities close for Xmas in Australia?

Visit for see/do what - Sydney Uni Quadrangle, Library, UTS Gehry Building ? Public access is always there but specific buildings can be closed.

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