SA/NT Voice of Youth
Rostrum Voice of Youth is Australia's premier public speaking competition for secondary students. The competition provides secondary students with the opportunity to gain experience and confidence in expressing their views and communicating their message.
Junior: Aditi Tamhankar, Ben Pruszinski, Will Trotman-Dickenson, Olivia Ellis
Senior: Vimbiso Chiodze, Isabel Barber, Adam Thorstensson, Claudia Floreani
Finalists in 2016 were
- Aditi Tamhankar - St Peters Girls School
- Ben Pruszinski - Emmaus Christian College
- Will Trotman-Dickenson - St Peters College
- Olivia Ellis - St Martins Lutheran College
- Vimbiso Chiodze - St Martins Lutheran College
- Isabel Barber - St Ignatius College
- Adam Thorstensson - Marryatville High School
- Claudia Floreani - St Ignatius College
2016 National Final
Aditi Tamhankar (St Peters Girls School) and Adam Thorstensson (Marryatville High School) represented SA/NT at the National Final held at St Kevin’s College, Toorak, Melbourne on 30 July. Both did us proud: in a very high-standard competition. All of the fourteen young speakers entertained us with well-prepared and well delivered speeches.
The winners for 2016 were Ruby Adler (Junior) and Isabella Monardo (Senior) - both from NSW.
SA/NT Voice of Youth participants at 2016 National Final
SA/NT Rostrum Voice of Youth is proudly sponsored by
- Homestart Finance
- Bendigo Bank,
- Mt Gambier & District Community Bank
- Immanuel College
- Parliament of South Australia
- Aurora Ozone Kangaroo Island
- English Speaking Union
Details for the 2017 Rostrum Voice of Youth competition are now available here.