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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
(Yr 9-12 Debating)

Draws

Watsonia

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Round 2: Monday, May 20th 2019

A Grade at 7pm

That we should criminally prosecute companies that use sweatshops

Affirmative teamNegative team
Loyola College 1vs.Parade College 2
Viewbank College 1vs.Parade College 1
St Monica's College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar School Plenty 2
Marymede Catholic College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar School Plenty 1
Assumption College 1vs.St Helena Secondary College 2
Assumption College 2vs.Bye

B Grade at 7pm

That the government should have access to private citizens’ encrypted messages

Affirmative teamNegative team
Kilmore International School 2vs.Mill Park Secondary College 1
Kilmore International School 1vs.Parade College 1
Loyola College 1vs.Catholic Ladies' College 1
St Monica's College 1vs.Eltham High School 1
Northside Christian College 1vs.Assumption College 3
Whittlesea Secondary College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar School Plenty 2
Assumption College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar School Plenty 1
Assumption College 2vs.Bye

C Grade at 7pm

That we should abolish political parties

Affirmative teamNegative team
Kilmore International School 2vs.Catholic Ladies' College 2
Reservoir High School 1vs.Catholic Ladies' College 1
Kilmore International School 1vs.Parade College 1
Loyola College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar School Plenty 2
Viewbank College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar School Plenty 1
Ivanhoe Grammar School Plenty 3vs.Assumption College 2
St Monica's College 1vs.Assumption College 1
Viewbank College 2vs.Bye

D Grade at 8pm

That all political parties should have quotas for female candidates

Affirmative teamNegative team
Eltham High School 3vs.Parade College 4
Reservoir High School 2vs.Mernda Central P-12 College 1
Kilmore International School 2vs.Montmorency Secondary College 1
Loyola College 2vs.Bundoora Secondary College 1
Reservoir High School 1vs.Mernda Central P-12 College 2
Ivanhoe Grammar University Campus 3vs.Catholic Ladies' College 2
Kilmore International School 1vs.Assumption College 3
Loyola College 1vs.Eltham College of Education 1
Parade College 3vs.St Helena Secondary College 3
Viewbank College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar University Campus 8
Ivanhoe Grammar University Campus 6vs.Catholic Ladies' College 1
Eltham High School 5vs.Parade College 2
St Monica's College 1vs.Eltham High School 2
Eltham High School 6vs.Parade College 1
Ivanhoe Grammar University Campus 5vs.Mill Park Secondary College 2
Marymede Catholic College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar University Campus 2
Northside Christian College 1vs.Eltham High School 1
Whittlesea Secondary College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar University Campus 1
Parade College 5vs.Diamond Valley College 1
St Monica's College 2vs.Mill Park Secondary College 1
Mernda Central P-12 College 3vs.Eltham High School 4
St Helena Secondary College 4vs.Ivanhoe Grammar University Campus 7
Assumption College 1vs.Ivanhoe Grammar University Campus 4
Assumption College 2vs.Bye

 

Round 3: Monday, June 3rd 2019

A Grade at 7pm

Secret topic

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

B Grade at 7pm

Secret topic

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

C Grade at 7pm

Advised topic area - Economics

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

D Grade at 8pm

That we should abolish standardised testing (e.g. NAPLAN)

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

 

Round 4: Monday, July 29th 2019

A Grade at 7pm

Secret topic

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

B Grade at 7pm

Secret topic

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

C Grade at 7pm

Secret topic

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

D Grade at 8pm

That convicted criminals should not be allowed to publish accounts of their crimes

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

 

Round 5: Monday, August 5th 2019

A Grade at 7pm

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.

B Grade at 7pm

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 7pm

That too many people go to university

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 8pm

That refugees should have full access to the Australian welfare system

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.