GOLD COAST DEBATING
The GCD competition is divided into six divisions. Please note that the division formerly known as Senior B has been renamed to Open B.
PREPARING FOR FINALS
Finals Series 2023 Information
The GCD Finals Series is run on an elimination basis culminating in two teams in each division competing for the title of Gold Coast Debating Champions for the division, which will be decided at Bond University on Sunday, 23rd August.
Keeping up with Current Affairs
Debate topics are often based on news and current affairs, so keeping up with the news can be very beneficial. Below are a list of news sources recommended to improve your knowledge of current affairs.
Other Debating Resources
There are other ways to improve debating skills such as games, writing under pressure and public speaking.