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The DAV is a non-profit association which exists to promote debate. It is the peak debating body in Victoria and runs large competitions for adults and for schools across Victoria. It provides training and resources for debaters, teachers and adjudicators.

Schools Competition

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Round 1: Wednesday, May 2nd 2018

VCE Grade at TBCpm

That Australia should implement a universal basic income

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

C Grade at TBCpm

That we should ban the sale of all cars powered by fossil fuels by 2025

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

D Grade at TBCpm

That the Olympics should expand to include non-sporting events

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

 

Round 2: Wednesday, May 23rd 2018

VCE Grade at TBCpm

That Spain should grant independence to Catalonia

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

C Grade at TBCpm

That Australia and New Zealand should unify as a single country

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

D Grade at TBCpm

That we should prohibit gambling advertisements

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

 

Round 3: Wednesday, June 13th 2018

VCE Grade at TBCpm

Secret Topic

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

C Grade at TBCpm

Advised Topic - Voting and Government

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

D Grade at TBCpm

That we should introduce a congestion charge on motor vehicles entering the Melbourne CBD

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

 

Round 4: Wednesday, July 25th 2018

VCE Grade at TBCpm

Secret Topic

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

C Grade at TBCpm

Secret Topic

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

D Grade at TBCpm

That employers should adopt a four-day working week

The draw for this round will be published closer to the start of the round.

 

Round 5: Tuesday, August 14th 2018

VCE Grade at TBCpm

Secret Topic

Round five is power-paired (teams will debate against a team adjacent to them on the ladder). Draws for round five will be released after round four.

C Grade at TBCpm

That we should introduce an inheritance tax

Round five is power-paired (teams will debate against a team adjacent to them on the ladder). Draws for round five will be released after round four.

D Grade at TBCpm

That we should impose mandatory minimum sentences for all violent crimes

Round five is power-paired (teams will debate against a team adjacent to them on the ladder). Draws for round five will be released after round four.