CamDEBATE Key Dates


Applications for 2019 CamDEBATE are now open. Interested contestants are invited to complete their applications by 30 April 2019.

Key Dates

Registration Period12 February – 30 April
Audition Round08 May – 08 June
Elimination Round17 June – 13 July 
Debate & Public Speaking Up-skilling Sessions and Mentorship 17 July – 10 August
Semi-final Round17 August 
Final Round7 September 


Contestants will be provided with relevant up-skilling and mentoring sessions by CamDEBATE training partner institutions, including the Australian Centre for Education (ACE). 10 winners will be awarded a 2019 champion’s medal, trophy, 2 week study tour to the United Kingdom and other prizes.