Welcome to the DAV Website
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.
Following the astounding success and the amazing enthusiasm of debaters at our 3-on-3 tournament, the President's Cup, the DAV brings you MORE DEBATES in the form of the DAV-Mini!
This British Parliamentary Tournament will run across the full day on Saturday, September 7 (10am-5pm), with 3 debates and a finals debate.
The tournament registration will include catering throughout the day and drinks afterwards! For DAV members, it's $30, if you're not a DAV member it's $35. If you want to adjudicate, it's free! Registration for both adjudicators and debaters is open now, and closes at 5pm on Monday, September 2.
This competition is aimed at novice or beginner debaters to test their skills - all experience levels are welcome for a friendly day of debating. Please follow the registration links below to participate - you may register as an individual in a team, or by yourself - in which case you will be allocated to a team.
Registration is now OPEN. You can register in a team of two, or as an individual (we will place you in a team).
Registration is a two step process:
1. Fill in this form:
2. Pay the registration fee to the DAV.
You can pay by transferring the money to the Debaters Association of Victoria. Please ensure your name is noted in the notes section so we can track the payments!
Account Number: 104144
Registration for adjudicators is also open.
It's free to adjudicate, you just need to fill in this form:
If you've any questions, or if you're having trouble with the form, please email Arya at firstname.lastname@example.org.