Team Rankings are Now Live

We’ve made a change to the way that results from debates are entered. Through a system created by our own Administrative Officer, James Tran, your adjudicator will now enter scores directly into the online scoring system at each debating evening. This means that rankings are effectively live and viewable here.

2017 Award Presentations

The 2017 Awards Presentations were an excellent celebration of the outstanding achievements of the best debaters in South Australia. We congratulate them on their wonderful achievements. Our sincere thanks to Mr Stephen Patterson, Mayor of the City of Holdfast Bay and Sacred Heart College for their generosity in supporting this …

2017 Season Results

Year 8 Division Grand Final Winner: Emmaus Christian College Blue 8 Coaches: Mr J Coggins and Miss S Burrow Matthew Sutton, Ryan Milne, Cameron Coggins and Daniel Forder Runner Up: Pembroke School Blue 8 Coach: Mrs G Walldorf-Davis Thomas Tam, Ella Lee, Truc-Mai Nguyen, Jasper Dew, Emil Smith and Dylan Worswick Year 9 Division Grand Final Winner: Pembroke School …

2017 Grand Finals Photo Gallery

The 2017 Grand Finals were held at Parliament House on Saturday 23 September 2017. This was a wonderful event that showcased and celebrated the talents of the top South Australian debating teams. Year 8Year 9Year 10SeniorOpenYear 8Year 8 Grand FinalYear 9Year 9 Grand FinalYear 10Year 10 Grand FinalSeniorSenior Grand FinalOpenOpen …

Just a Minute

Learning Objectives To help improve general communication skills To encourage quick thinking skills To encourage memory skills To improve vocabulary and word usage To encourage listening skills To encourage peer assessment Resources Stopwatch or timing device A bell Activity Decide a topic that students can speak on without needing to …