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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

Hawthorn

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Round 2: Thursday, May 9th 2019

A Grade at 8pm

That we should criminally prosecute companies that use sweatshops

Affirmative teamNegative team
Korowa Anglican Girls School 1vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 2
Scotch College 3vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 1
St Catherine's School 3vs.Methodist Ladies College 2
Presbyterian Ladies' College 1vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 4
Presbyterian Ladies' College 2vs.Methodist Ladies College 1
Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 3vs.St Catherine's School 1
Swinburne Senior Secondary College 1vs.Scotch College 2
Methodist Ladies College 3vs.St Catherine's School 2
Lauriston Girls' School 1vs.Scotch College 1
Ruyton Girls School 1vs.Bye

B Grade at 7pm

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

Affirmative teamNegative team
Korowa Anglican Girls School 1vs.Methodist Ladies College 4
Scotch College 3vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 2
Korowa Anglican Girls School 2vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 1
St Catherine's School 3vs.Methodist Ladies College 2
Presbyterian Ladies' College 4vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 4
Presbyterian Ladies' College 1vs.Methodist Ladies College 1
Presbyterian Ladies' College 2vs.St Catherine's School 1
Methodist Ladies College 5vs.St Catherine's School 2
Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 3vs.Scotch College 2
Methodist Ladies College 6vs.Scotch College 4
Methodist Ladies College 3vs.Scotch College 1
Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 5vs.Ruyton Girls School 1
Lauriston Girls' School 2vs.Korowa Anglican Girls School 3
Lauriston Girls' School 1vs.Presbyterian Ladies' College 3

C Grade at 7pm

That we should abolish political parties

Affirmative teamNegative team
Korowa Anglican Girls School 1vs.Methodist Ladies College 4
Presbyterian Ladies' College 7vs.Lauriston Girls' School 5
Scotch College 3vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 2
Korowa Anglican Girls School 2vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 1
Presbyterian Ladies' College 4vs.Lauriston Girls' School 6
Presbyterian Ladies' College 1vs.Scotch College 8
Scotch College 5vs.Methodist Ladies College 2
Korowa Anglican Girls School 4vs.Lauriston Girls' School 3
Ruyton Girls School 3vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 4
Scotch College 6vs.Methodist Ladies College 1
St Catherine's School 2vs.St Catherine's School 1
Methodist Ladies College 5vs.Presbyterian Ladies' College 6
Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 3vs.Scotch College 4
Lauriston Girls' School 4vs.Presbyterian Ladies' College 2
Presbyterian Ladies' College 8vs.Korowa Anglican Girls School 3
Methodist Ladies College 6vs.Scotch College 1
Methodist Ladies College 3vs.Presbyterian Ladies' College 5
Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 5vs.Ruyton Girls School 1
Lauriston Girls' School 2vs.Scotch College 2
Lauriston Girls' School 1vs.Ruyton Girls School 2
Presbyterian Ladies' College 3vs.Scotch College 7

D Grade at 8pm

That all political parties should have quotas for female candidates

Affirmative teamNegative team
Ruyton Girls School 6vs.Methodist Ladies College 4
Korowa Anglican Girls School 1vs.Xavier College Burke Hall 2
Scotch College 3vs.Lauriston Girls' School 5
Ruyton Girls School 5vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 2
Korowa Anglican Girls School 2vs.Xavier College Burke Hall 1
Scotch College 4vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 1
Presbyterian Ladies' College 4vs.Scotch College 8
Presbyterian Ladies' College 1vs.Methodist Ladies College 2
Scotch College 5vs.Lauriston Girls' School 3
Korowa Anglican Girls School 4vs.Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 4
Ruyton Girls School 3vs.Xavier College Burke Hall 4
St Catherine's School 1vs.Methodist Ladies College 1
Presbyterian Ladies' College 2vs.Scotch College 10
Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak 3vs.Ruyton Girls School 2
Lauriston Girls' School 4vs.Ruyton Girls School 7
Xavier College Burke Hall 3vs.Presbyterian Ladies' College 6
Methodist Ladies College 3vs.Scotch College 2
Scotch College 9vs.Korowa Anglican Girls School 3
Xavier College Burke Hall 5vs.Korowa Anglican Girls School 6
Lauriston Girls' School 2vs.Ruyton Girls School 4
Lauriston Girls' School 1vs.Scotch College 1
Presbyterian Ladies' College 3vs.Ruyton Girls School 1
Scotch College 7vs.Presbyterian Ladies' College 5
Korowa Anglican Girls School 5vs.St Catherine's School 3
Scotch College 6vs.St Catherine's School 2

 

Round 3: Thursday, June 6th 2019

A Grade at 8pm

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: Tuesday, July 23rd 2019

A Grade at 8pm

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: Thursday, August 8th 2019

A Grade at 8pm

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.