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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)

DAV Schools Competition 2024 Finals

Playoff 1

Thursday 22nd August

Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School

17 Leslie Rd, Essendon

Playoff 2

Thursday 29th August

Haileybury College (TBC)

855 Springvale Rd, Keysborough

Playoff 3

Wednesday 4th September

Northcote High School

19-25 St Georges Rd, Northcote


Thursday 12th September

Xavier College

135 Barkers Road, Kew

Quarter Finals

Thursday 10thOctober

Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak

10 Mandeville Cres, Toorak


Thursday 17th October

Melbourne Grammar School

Domain Road, Melbourne

Grand Final

Wednesday 23rd October

Caulfield Grammar School

217 Glen Eira Rd, St Kilda East