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Queensland Schools Constitutional Conventions

The annual Queensland Schools Constitutional Conventions are for secondary students of humanities and the social sciences and legal studies from the state, catholic and independent schooling sectors.

Queensland Schools Constitutional Conventions:

The 2017 Queensland Schools Constitutional Convention program will be held in Term 4, 2016.

Queensland regional conventions

There are 11 regional conventions held across Queensland, three specifically for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and eight for all other students.

Conventions are held in:

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander conventions are held in:

Registering for a Queensland regional convention

You can register your school for any of the regional conventions. Details of dates and venues for the regional conventions are provided when registering.

While schools may register for more than one convention, students may only attend one convention.

To register, identify the convention your school wishes to attend and select the Register hyperlink which will redirect you to a registration page specificially for each convention.

Queensland General Schools Constitutional Conventions
ConventionLocation
Metropolitan/South East RegionsBrisbaneRegister External Link
Far North QueenslandCairnsRegister External Link
North QueenslandTownsvilleRegister External Link
North Coast (Maryborough)MaryboroughRegister External Link
North Coast (Kawana)KawanaRegister External Link
Darling Downs South WestToowoombaRegister External Link
Central Queensland (Rockhampton)RockhamptonRegister External Link
Central Queensland (Mackay/Whitsunday)Mackay/WhitsundayRegister External Link
Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander conventions
ConventionLocation
Metropolitan/South East RegionsBrisbaneRegister External Link
Far North QueenslandCairnsRegister External Link
North QueenslandTownsvilleRegister External Link

Each school may enter only one team of up to five students (Years 7-12).

Selecting the Queensland delegates for the NSCC

One Year 11 student from each school team may seek election as a candidate to the NSCC. Students may only nominate once as a candidate for election.

Students seeking election as a delegate to the National convention must deliver a speech at the regional convention.

At the conventions officers from the Electoral Commission Queensland will conduct an election which determines the delegates who are to attend the NSCC.

Resources for schools and students related to the conventions are available in an edStudio in the Learning Place.

Inquiries can be directed to the Queensland.SCC@det.qld.gov.au mailbox.

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