Rights and responsibilities

Whilst Schoolies is all about fun and celebrating your hard work with your friends, it's important that you remember to make good choices by acting responsibly and with respect. Before you head off to Schoolies, make sure you are aware of the relevant laws, as well as your rights.

  • The law

    During Schoolies, there will be many police and compliance officers (often in plain clothing) out and about. At any time, they can ask to look inside your bag, sniff your drink bottles or ask you to present your photo ID.

  • Respect

    Whilst Schoolies is all about having fun, it's important to remember to make good choices by acting responsibly and with respect.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation can make or break having a great time at Schoolies. We recommend that you carefully consider your accommodation and who you are staying with.