What is Rostrum Voice of Youth?
Rostrum Voice of Youth is a national speaking competition which provides an excellent opportunity for secondary school students to gain experience and confidence in expressing their views and communicating a message.
Help us celebrate our 50th year of Rostrum Voice of Youth.
Register from January 10th at rostrum.com.au/rvoy-tas. Entries close April 3rd 2024.
At every stage of the competition contestants are required to present a:
- Prepared speech6 minutes – JUNIORS (aged 11 years or over as at 1/1/23 and in years 7, 8 or 9)8 minutes – SENIORS (under 18 years of age as at 1/1/23 and in years 10, 11 or 12)
- Short notice speech 3 minutes – Juniors & Seniors, preparation time of 15 minutes
2024 RVOY REGIONAL FINAL TOPICS
|JUNIOR PREPARED TOPICS (Years 7-9)
|SENIOR PREPARED TOPICS (YEARS 10-12)|
|BUILDING BRIDGES||HOW MUCH IS ENOUGH?|
|POSITIVE VIBES||MAKING YOUR MARK|
|AGE IS NO BARRIER||CHALLENGING THE BOUNDARIES|
|UNCOVER THE SECRETS||WHAT NEXT?|
|THE END OF AN ERA||WORDS HAVE POWER|
2024 KEY DATES:
Regional Finals: Burnie April 11th Hobart May 4th Launceston May 11th.
State Final: Launceston June 15th
National Final: Hobart: July 27th.
GREAT STATE PRIZES
1st $300 2nd $150
Regional winners $50. Encouragement awards presented at the Regional Finals
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