How to Plan Your Schoolies Week

schoolies-planningSchoolies Week is the ultimate week of celebration for School Leavers. Planning the perfect Schoolies Week doesn’t have to be a stressful time. With the help of the following timeline, you and your mates can plan your dream Schoolies Week, find the best Schoolies deals and save money!

21 months

21 months away from Schoolies and you’re keen as a bean! At this point in the timeline, you will have the full range of options available to you and you would get first pick! The only trouble is, it’s hard to get your mates organised that far in advance… But if you can then that’s awesome – you deserve the best Schoolies accommodation, packages and deals!

18 months

18 months out is often the perfect time to start planning your Schoolies Week. Winter school holidays of Year 11 is the ideal time to get together with your mates and check out accommodation options on You’re almost guaranteed to secure the spot you want and choose the best Schoolies package for your group.

12 months

Things are getting serious 12 months out from Schoolies Week. Accommodation is filling up quickly, Byron Bay and Dunsborough are usually fully booked by this stage. Call Sure Thing Schoolies on 1300 49 59 69 or email to find the best Schoolies deals.

6 months

With only 6 months to go till Schoolies Week, all accommodation is close to being sold out. 90% of Schoolies have already booked. 1st Registration is due now. Now is the best time to chat to Kelly on if you have any questions.

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3 months

The end is near! Only 3 months to go until the School Leavers will be checking-in! Payment and 2nd Registration is due now. Remember to use your personal email address when registering (since you will need access to this before and after your trip), don’t use your school email address!

1 month

The countdown begins! Final essays, exams and the formal are the only things between you and SchooliesWeek! Call 1300 49 59 69 if you or your parents have any questions.

1 week

Start packing your bags and head to the supermarket to stock up on snacks! Invest in a waterproof phone case, a selfie-stick and make sure your snapchat and insta apps are updated using your home wifi before you travel!.

How to Plan Your Schoolies Week: Chat to the experts at Sure Thing Schoolies today by calling 1300 49 59 69, emailing or head to We’re open 24 hours a day 7 days a week to take your calls and answer your chats on our website!