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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

Williamstown

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Round 2: Wednesday, May 1st 2019

A Grade at 7pm

That we should criminally prosecute companies that use sweatshops

Affirmative teamNegative team
Victoria University Secondary College 1vs.Tarneit Senior College 1
Suzanne Cory High School 1vs.Braybrook College 1
Suzanne Cory High School 2vs.Al-Taqwa College 1
Caroline Chisholm Catholic College 1vs.Emmanuel College (Notre Dame) 1
Emmanuel College 1vs.Bye

B Grade at 7pm

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

Affirmative teamNegative team
Westbourne Grammar School 1vs.Islamic College of Melbourne 1
Bayside College (Paisley) 1vs.Werribee Secondary College 2
Victoria University Secondary College 1vs.Werribee Secondary College 1
Westbourne Grammar School 2vs.Tarneit Senior College 1
Suzanne Cory High School 4vs.MacKillop College (Werribee) 1
Suzanne Cory High School 1vs.MacKillop College (Werribee) 2
Suzanne Cory High School 2vs.Al-Taqwa College 1
Caroline Chisholm Catholic College 1vs.Westbourne Grammar School 3
Emmanuel College 1vs.Footscray City College 2
Footscray City College 1vs.Suzanne Cory High School 3
Byevs.Bye

C Grade at 7pm

That we should abolish political parties

Affirmative teamNegative team
Westbourne Grammar School 1vs.Islamic College of Melbourne 2
Suzanne Cory High School 3vs.Werribee Secondary College 1
Victoria University Secondary College 1vs.Hoppers Crossing Secondary College 1
Westbourne Grammar School 2vs.Islamic College of Melbourne 1
Suzanne Cory High School 4vs.Islamic College of Melbourne 3
Williamstown High School 1vs.Gilmore College for Girls 1
Suzanne Cory High School 1vs.Emmanuel College (Notre Dame) 1
Suzanne Cory High School 2vs.Westbourne Grammar School 3
Mt St Joseph's Girls College 1vs.Al-Taqwa College 2
Braybrook College 1vs.Al-Taqwa College 1
Emmanuel College 1vs.Bye
Byevs.Bye
Byevs.Bye

D Grade at 8pm

That all political parties should have quotas for female candidates

Affirmative teamNegative team
Westbourne Grammar School 1vs.Islamic College of Melbourne 2
Williamstown High School 4vs.Werribee Secondary College 1
Westbourne Grammar School 2vs.Mt St Joseph's Girls College 3
Suzanne Cory High School 4vs.Werribee Secondary College 2
Williamstown High School 1vs.Islamic College of Melbourne 1
Suzanne Cory High School 1vs.Williamstown High School 6
Westbourne Grammar School 4vs.Mt St Joseph's Girls College 5
Williamstown High School 2vs.MacKillop College (Werribee) 1
Suzanne Cory High School 2vs.Mt St Joseph's Girls College 6
Mt St Joseph's Girls College 2vs.Emmanuel College (Notre Dame) 1
Mt St Joseph's Girls College 1vs.Werribee Secondary College 4
Werribee Secondary College 3vs.Bayside College (Williamstown) 1
Australia International Academy Caroline Springs 1vs.MacKillop College (Werribee) 2
Mt St Joseph's Girls College 4vs.Westbourne Grammar School 3
Emmanuel College 1vs.Williamstown High School 5
Footscray City College 1vs.Suzanne Cory High School 5
Emmanuel College 2vs.Al-Taqwa College 2
Footscray City College 2vs.Sirius College (Sunshine) 1
MacKillop College (Werribee) 3vs.Williamstown High School 3
Suzanne Cory High School 3vs.Al-Taqwa College 1
Braybrook College 1vs.Westbourne Grammar School 5
Westbourne Grammar School 6vs.Bye

 

Round 3: Wednesday, May 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

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: Wednesday, July 17th 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: Wednesday, August 7th 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.