The Legacy Junior Public Speaking Competition


The Legacy Junior Public Speaking Competition (Award) is a national competition conducted through secondary schools and colleges in most parts of Australia. It seeks to contribute to the personal development of 12-14 year olds by encouraging the best use of spoken English. Competitors need to be under 15 years of age on the 1st January in the year of the competition.

The aim of the Award is to enhance students’ oral communication skills and to help people appreciate the ideals of Legacy which are – voluntary service, social justice, caring, personal sacrifice and/or mateship.

Please note there is no registration fee.

Dates for 2022

To be held at Legacy House (102 Franklin St, Adelaide).

Friday 3 June 2022 Heats
Saturday 4 June 2022  Heats
Friday 26 August 2022 State Final
November 2022 National Final

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