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.
British Parliamentary Competition results -
We would like to congratulate our Senior British Parliamentary Champions, and winner of the Mollie Missen Shield from St Kevin's College, as well as our top ranked Junior teams from Camberwell Grammar School, Ivanhoe Girls Grammar School, Melbourne High School, and Methodist Ladies College! more...
Dates for 2015 -
We are very close to finalising dates for the 2015 Schools Competition. An end of year mail-out will be emailed early next week. This will include dates, information on how to register, and a change of coordinator form. Please contact the office if you do not receive this information by December 5th. more...
Adjudicator Training -
Each year the DAV seeks new adjudicators for the Schools Competition. If you are completing Year 12 this year, you might interested in training to be an adjudicator for next year's competition. More information can be found here. more...