Regional Information

Dates for each region will be added as the information becomes available.

Unless stated otherwise, one team per school.

In general reading of books should not begin until 31 March 2018.


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

2018

Brisbane Bayside

Year 5/6 competition will be held on  Thursday 14 June, 2018 at Manly State School starting at 4pm and concluding around 6pm.

Year 7/8 competition will be held at Moreton Bay College (Girls) on Thursday 14 June June, 2018 Arrive by 9am for 9:30 start and 12:30 finish. Students are required to bring water bottle and a snack. Map and directions will be sent upon registration. 
Here is a link to the Brisbane Bayside 7/8 competition Google site where you will find up to date notices, venue map etc.
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 6 June, 2018 from 9:00am - 12:00pm .The quizmaster is Nick Earls.
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 Hall, Petrie on 11 June, 2018 Registration 9am. Guest author is James Moloney

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

Year 7/8 competition will be held at Brisbane Grammar School on June 7, 2018.  
Only 1 team per school may be entered in this competition.

Brisbane West

Year 5/6 competition
will be held at St Augustine's College on Tuesday 19 June, 2018 at
The Quizmaster will be Samantha Wheeler.
Two teams may be entered in this Competition.

Year 7/8 competition will be held Tuesday 29 May 2018 at St Mary's College, mary Street, Ipswich
Two teams may be entered in this Competition.

Brisbane South

Year 5/6 competition will be held at
Algester State School hall, 12 June, 2018 starting at 10:00. The Quizmaster/Guest author is James Moloney

Year 7/8 competition for the Brisbane South region will be held at Coorparoo Secondary College, cnr. Stanley St. and  Cavendish Rd, Coorparoo on Tuesday 12 June, 2018. Doors open 5.45 for a 6pm start and finish approximately 9pm. 
The guest author is Lynette Noni.
Each school may enter one team in the 7/8 competition. Students can start reading the books on 26th March.

Capricornia

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Frenchville State School,  13 June, 2018
Reading may commence 29 March, 2018

Year 7/8 competition will be held at the Cathedral College, 19 June, 2018.

Capricornia will allow two teams per school in both the Year 5/6 and Year  7/8 competitions.

Central Highlands

The competition for Year 5/6  will be held at Clermont State School Hall, Hetherington St, Clermont on Thursday 21 June, 2018 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 19 June, 2018. Primary (Years 5 & 6)  4:00 - 5:30pm and Secondary (Years 7 & 8)  7:00 - 8:30pm Guest author will be Jane Smith

Far North Qld (Cairns, Tablelands)

Year 5/6 competition will be held at Our Lady Help of Christians (OLHOC), Cairns on Thursday 14 June, 2018.

Year 7/8 competition will be held at Cairns State High school Library  15 June, 2018 starting at10:30am.
Far North Qld Region will allow two teams per school in the  7/8 competition

Gold Coast

Year 5/6 competition will be held at  Hillcrest Christian College, Thursday 31 May, 2018 - arrive at 6 pm for a 6:30 pm sharp start.
 
Year 7/8 competition will be held  at St Stephen's College, Wednesday 6 June, 2018 - arrive at 6pm for a 6:30 pm sharp start.

Ipswich

The Year 5/6 competition will be held Wednesday 13th June, 2017 at Ipswich Girls Grammar School - Phoenix Room.Two teams per school may enter.  The Quizmaster will be James Moloney

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 TBA in Friday 15th June, 2018 TBC
from 10:00am. The Quizmaster will be  TBA

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

Mackay

The competition for Year 5/6 will be held at  Tuesday June 12 at the Dudley Denny Library at 9.00am for a 9.30 start.


The competition for Year 7/8 will be held in Mackay at on Thursday 7 June, 2018
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 the 14 June, 2018 at Emmaus Hall Ryan Catholic College starting with a sausage sizle at 5pm and the compettiion tos tart at 6pm. .

Allows two teams to enter for both sections.

Roma

Year 5/6 competition will be held at  the Charleville School of Distance Education, 11 June, 2018 starting at 10:00am
Allows two teams to enter.

South Burnett

Year 5/6 competition will be held Wednesday 14 June 2018 at  from .  (Arrive by am)
South Burnett wil allow two teams per school.

Sunshine Coast

Year 5/6 competition will be held at  Immanuel Lutheran College, Buderim on  23 May, 2018 from 8:30 am - 1:00pm.

Year 7/8 competition will be held at 7 June, 2018 at for a  start.


Wide Bay Region (Bundaberg)

Year 5/6 and 7/8 competitions will be held at Xavier College, 1 Wide Bay Drive, Eli Waters (Hervey Bay)  12 June, 2018 commencing at 9:45 for a 10:00 a.m. start.   
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  10th August, 2018,  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, 2018.