Regional Information

Dates for each region will be added as the information becomes available. If you have a query please contact your regional coordinator.

Unless stated otherwise, one team per school.

In general reading of books should not begin until 31 March 2019.

NOTE: A regional competition will only be held if two or more teams register in a Year Group for that region.

2019

Brisbane Bayside

Year 5/6 competition will be held on Thursday 13 June, 2019 at Moreton Bay College Music Centre from 4-6pm.

Year 7/8 competition will be held at The Music Centre, Moreton Bay College (Girls) on Thursday June 13th, 2019 Arrive by 9am for 9:30 start and 11:30 finish. Students are required to bring water bottle and a snack. Map and directions will be sent upon registration. Books may be handed out after Monday, week 9, March 25 2019.

Two teams may be entered in the 7/8 Competition.

Brisbane Central

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Hilder Road State School on Wednesday 12 June, 2019 from 9:00am - 12:00pm. The quizmaster is Samantha Wheeler

There is no Year 7/8 competition for Brisbane Central. Please enter your team in Brisbane North 7/8.

Brisbane North

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Kurwongbah State School on Thursday 13 June, 2019 Registration 9am. Guest author is Samantha Wheeler.

Brisbane North Region will allow two teams per school in the Year 5/6 competition. 


Year 7/8 competition will be held at St Joseph's Nudgee College on Thursday 13 June, 2019.

Arrive 5.15 pm, supper 5.30pm, competition begins 6.00pm.  Concludes 8.30 - 9.00pm

Only 1 team per school may be entered in this competition.

Here is a link to the Brisbane North 7/8 competition Google site where you will find up to date notices, venue map etc.


Year 9/10 competition will be held at St Joseph's Nudgee College on Thursday 25 July, 2019. TBC

Arrive 5.15 pm, supper 5.30pm, competition begins 6.00pm.  Concludes 8.30 - 9.00pm

Two teams may enter this 9/10 competition.  

Brisbane West

Year 5/6 competition will be held at St Augustine's College on Tuesday 11 June, 2019 at St Augustine's College The Quizmaster will be Allison Rushby.

Two teams may be entered in this Competition.

Year 7/8 competition will be held at St Mary's College, Mary Street, Ipswich 28 May, 2019 commencing at 9:30am.

Two teams may be entered in this Competition.

Brisbane South

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Calamvale Community College hall, Hamish St, Calamvale, Tuesday 18 June, 2019 starting at 10:00. The Quizmaster/Guest author is Allison Rushby.

Year 7/8 competition for the Brisbane South region will be held at Our Lady's College, Annerley in the Mary Immaculate Hall on Tuesday 4 June, 2019 at 5.30 for a 6pm start and finish approximately 9pm.
The guest author is Samantha Wheeler. Students can start reading the books on Monday 11 March.

Each school may enter one team in the 7/8 competition. 

Capricornia

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Frenchville State School, Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Reading may commence 29 March, 2018

Year 7/8 and 9/10 competitions will be held at, Gladstone State High School, 12 June, 2019.

Capricornia will allow two teams per school Year 5/6,  Year7/8 and 9/10 competitions.

Central Highlands

The competition for Year 5/6 will be held at Clermont State school on 19 June, 2019 from 9:30am - 12:30pm.

Three teams per school may enter.

Central Highlands High Schools enter Capricornia for Year 7/8 unless we get a new coordinator for Capricornia 7/8, at which point a new competition would be started for Central Highlands 7/8.

Darling Downs

The competitions for Year 5/6 and 7/8 will be held at The Glennie School Junior Years Assembly Hall, Tuesday 18 June, 2019. Primary (Years 5 & 6)   4:00 - 5:30pm and Secondary (Years 7 & 8)  7:00 - 8:30pm Guest author will be Sheryl Gwyther.

Far North Qld (Cairns, Tablelands)

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Redlynch State College, 13 June, 2018.

Year 7/8 competition will be held at Cairns High Library, 14 June, 2018 starting at10:30am.

Far North Qld Region will allow two teams per school in the 7/8 competition. Start reading 1 April.
There will be a Year 9/10 competition added this year.

Gold Coast

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Hillcrest Christian College, 30 May, 2019 - arrive at 6 pm for a 6:30 pm sharp start.

Year 7/8 competition will be held at St Stephen's College, 4 June, 2019 - arrive at 6pm for a 6:30 pm sharp start.

Ipswich

The Year 5/6 competition will be held Thursday 13th June, 2019 at Ipswich Girls Grammar School - Phoenix Room.

Two teams per school may enter. T0he Quizmaster will be Allison Rushby.

There is no Year 7/8 competition for Ipswich. Please enter your team in Brisbane West.

Somerset-Lockyer

The Year 5/6 and 7/8 competition will be held at the Fernvale State Primary School Hall on Thursday 13th June, 2019

from 10:00am. The Quizmaster will be Sheryl Gwyther.

Somerset-Lockyer Region will allow two teams per school in the 7/8 competition

Mackay

The competition for Year 5/6 will be held Tuesday 4 June, 2019 at Dudley Denny City Library, Victoria Street, Mackay starting at 9am for a 9.30am start to questioning. 
 
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Mackay Region will allow two teams per school in the  7/8 competition.

North Qld (Townsville)

The Year 5/6 and 7/8 competition will be held on Wednesday 12 th June, 2019 at St Anthony's Catholic College, Assisi Campus (Senior), Joanne Street, Deeragun, Townsville from 5:30 pm (Students to be seated by 5:20 pm)

Three teams per school are allowed in both 5-6 and 7-8 competitions.

Roma

Year 5/6 competition will be held at the Charleville School of Distance Education, June, 2019 starting at 10:00am

Allows two teams to enter.

South Burnett

Year 5/6 competition will be held. 19 June 2019 at Taabinga State School from 10:30am (Arrive by 10am)

South Burnett wil allow two teams per school.

Sunshine Coast

Year 5/6 competition will be held 29 May 2019 at Immanuel Lutheran College, 126-142 Wises Rd, Buderim QLD 4556

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Wide Bay Region (Bundaberg)

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Xavier College, 1 Wide Bay Drive, Eli Waters (Hervey Bay) June 11, 2019 commencing at 9:45 for a 10:00 a.m. start.

The Year 7/8 competition will be held at Fraser Coast Anglican College, Doolong South Road, Wondunna (Hervey Bay) Tuesday 11 June, 2019 commening at 10:15 for a 10:30 start, finishing at 12:30. Guest author is Samantha Wheeler.

Two teams per school are allowed in both 5-6 and 7-8 competitions.

Year 9/10 competition will be held at Gin Gin State High School August, 2019, commencing 9:45 a.m. for a 10:00am start.

Two teams per school are allowed in the 9-10 competition.

Reading for the year 9-10 competition may commence 1st June, 2019.