1932-10-18 Elocution

1932-10-18 Elocution18th October, 1932ShareShareShareHeld in the AthenaeumRecitation – Girls 13 and under 16 “The Reaper” (William Wordsworth)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingEsmeGovanBallaratVictoria92.001stJoanMcConnanCaulfield NorthVictoria88.002ndIdaOsborneMiddle BrightonVictoria86.003rdNancyCreightonGardenvaleVictoria85.00Honourable MentionHeld in the ColiseumChampion Recital – Boys or Girls 13 and under 16 – Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMerleSchulzeNew Mile EndSouth Australia93.001stDorothyCornishCoburgVictoria90.002ndJoanMcConnanCaulfield NorthVictoria88.003rdEsmeGovanBallaratVictoria87.00Honourable MentionJuvenile Theatricals – Not less than 6 characters – 7 to 16 yearsGroup NameSuburbStatePointsPlacing”The […]

1939-10-14 Elocution

1939-10-14 Elocution14th October, 1939ShareShareShareHeld in the Manchester Unity HallTeams’ Debate – “That Compulsion in National Emergency is Incompatible with Democracy”Group NameSuburbStatePointsPlacingThomas Brennan and Kenneth MackenzieSurrey Hills and BallaratVictoria183.001stPresbyterian Young Men’s Fellowship, No. 2 TeamMelbourneVictoria178.002ndP.Y.M.F., No. 1 TeamMelbourneVictoria176.003rdC.Y.M.S., No. 1 TeamMelbourneVictoria175.00Honourable MentionHeld in the Alfred HallImpromptu Speech – OpenFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingWilliamMcCaskillMelbourneVictoria80.001stThomasBrennanSurrey HillsVictoria79.00Equal 2ndJohnCremeanRichmondVictoria79.00Equal 2nd

1930-10-14 Elocution

1930-10-14 Elocution14th October, 1930ShareShareShareHeld in the AthenaeumImpromptu Reading – Boys or Girls under 13First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingSheilaSandilandsBowdenSouth Australia90.001stMerleSchulzeNew Mile EndSouth Australia88.00Equal 2ndAntoniettaRussoBallaratVictoria88.00Equal 2ndGwenCarterEast BrunswickVictoria80.00Honourable MentionBettySimmonsBallaratVictoria80.00Honourable MentionRecitation – Boys under 13 – “The Three Sunbeams” (Anon.)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingCharles J.HesseAscot ValeVictoria85.001stJohn T.DearElwoodVictoria80.002ndJackO’SheaNorth MelbourneVictoria77.003rdPipWilsonNorth CarltonVictoria75.00Honourable MentionRob.AllisonKewVictoria75.00Honourable MentionJack K.WatsonElwoodVictoria75.00Honourable MentionRecitation – Humorous – Boys or Girls under 13 – Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingGwenMcCreddenBendigoVictoria87.001stRob.AllisonKewVictoria86.002ndPearlMurduffBrunswickVictoria85.003rdGwenCarterEast […]

1930-10-13 Elocution

1930-10-13 Elocution13th October, 1930ShareShareShareHeld in the AthenaeumRecitation – Boys or Girls under 10 – “The Robin and The Flower” (Charles A. Myall)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingOliveThompsonAuburnVictoria90.001stGwenTaylorBallaratVictoria89.002ndMavisOsBornGlenbervieVictoria85.003rdPhyllisSmithYarravilleVictoria84.00Honourable MentionTemperance Recital – Boys or Girls under 13 – Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingCharles J.HesseAscot ValeVictoria90.001stAldythAngwinBallaratVictoria88.002ndMargotPerryCaulfieldVictoria87.003rdMerleSchulzeNew Mile EndSouth Australia86.00Honourable MentionDorothyCornishCoburgVictoria86.00Honourable Mention

1929-10-14 Elocution

1929-10-14 Elocution14th October, 1929ShareShareShareHeld in the AthenaeumRecitation – (Boys or Girls under 10) “Elizabeth’s Song” (Charivari)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMavisKrugerNorthcoteVictoria83.001stDorisBridgesNewcastleNew South Wales82.002ndGwenYoungCamberwellVictoria81.00Equal 3rdValma J.ClarkeEast KewVictoria81.00Equal 3rdGwennethHaywardGeelongVictoria80.00Honourable MentionGwendoline E.TaylorBallaratVictoria80.00Honourable MentionTemperance Recital (Boys or Girls under 13) Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingJoanMcConnanNorth FitzroyVictoria84.001stLorraineO’BrienSouth MelbourneVictoria83.002ndNoraAllenMiddle BrightonVictoria82.003rdAlex.CunninghamNorth WilliamstownVictoria81.00Honourable MentionDorothyCornishCoburgVictoria81.00Honourable MentionBobCookClifton HillVictoria81.00Honourable Mention

1923-10-04 Elocution

1923-10-04 Elocution4th October, 1923ShareShareShareHeld in the ColiseumTwelve Original Tongue Twisters (Ladies or Gentlemen) OpenFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingGwenAptedGeelongVictoria98.001stLucyAhonCamberwellVictoria93.002ndDavidBlacklockAdelaideSouth Australia90.003rdImpromptu Speech (Gentlemen) OpenFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingG. H.BurchettBallaratVictoria88.001stR. B.McLeayAdelaideSouth Australia80.002ndStephenDunksAdelaideSouth Australia75.003rdW. J.McCaskillFootscrayVictoria66.00Honourable MentionChampion Recital (Gentlemen) Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingLloydTaylorAdelaideSouth Australia90.001stJames F.O’SheaBallaratVictoria88.002ndFrank E.LangRichmondVictoria79.003rdDavidBlacklockAdelaideSouth Australia76.00Honourable MentionMusical Monologues (Gentlemen) OpenFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingErnest C.WarneBendigoVictoria110.001stAllan C.ToddSebastopolVictoria108.002ndFrankPartAdelaideSouth Australia105.003rdLloydTaylorAdelaideSouth Australia101.00Honourable MentionDickens Costume Character Recital (Ladies or Gentlemen) OpenFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingJames F.O’SheaBallaratVictoria120.001stHildaOldfieldExeterSouth Australia115.002ndDavidBlacklockAdelaideSouth […]

1923-10-03 Elocution

1923-10-03 Elocution3rd October, 1923ShareShareShareHeld in the AthenaeumOration (Open) “Australian SceneFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingJamesO’SheaBallaratVictoria95.001stStephenDunksParksideSouth Australia86.002ndW. J.McCaskillFootscrayVictoria79.003rdAllan ToddSebastopolVictoria70.00Honourable MentionHeld in the ColiseumShakesperian Recital (Ladies) Selection from “Merchant of Venice” Act III, Scene 2First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingLucyAhonCamberwellVictoria98.001stIvyThomsonRichmondVictoria95.002ndMonaPepyatWest BrunswickVictoria90.00Equal 3rdDoreenBerrySaint KildaVictoria90.00Equal 3rdHildaOldfieldExeterSouth Australia89.00Honourable MentionShakesperian Recital (Gentlemen) “Richard III” Act 1, Scene 4First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingDavidBlacklockAdelaideSouth Australia90.001stFrankPartAdelaideSouth Australia85.002ndJames F.O’SheaBallaratVictoria81.003rdStory Without Words (Ladies) OpenFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingLucyAhonCamberwellVictoria100.001stMay B.StottSouth Saint […]

1923-10-02 Elocution

1923-10-02 Elocution2nd October, 1923ShareShareShareHeld in the ColiseumRecitation (Gentlemen under 21) “Same as You” (E. J. Brady)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingDavidBlacklockAdelaideSouth Australia84.001stDudleyMelroseBendigoVictoria81.002ndRecitation (Gentlemen) Open – Dramatic Speech from “Phillip Van Artevelde” (Henry Taylor)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingLloydTaylorAdelaideSouth Australia94.001stDavidBlacklockAdelaideSouth Australia90.002ndJames F.O’SheaBallaratVictoria84.003rdChampion Recital (Ladies) Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingLucyAhonCamberwellVictoria94.001stIreneMitchellPrahranVictoria93.002ndPaulineAbrahamsCaulfieldVictoria92.00Equal 3rdIvyThomsonRichmondVictoria92.00Equal 3rdVeraTallentHawthornVictoria91.00Honourable MentionMimiMattinProspectSouth Australia91.00Honourable MentionGesture Scenes (Humorous)Group NameSuburbStatePointsPlacing”Mr. Pickwick and the Lady of the Yellow Curl Papers” […]

1923-10-01 Elocution

1923-10-01 Elocution1st October, 1923ShareShareShareHeld in the ColiseumAustralian Recital (Gentlemen) Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingDavidBlacklockAdelaideSouth Australia100.001stFrankPartAdelaideSouth Australia95.002ndJames F.O’SheaBallaratVictoria92.003rdDudleyMelroseBendigoVictoria85.00Honourable MentionRecital – Humorous (Gentlemen) Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingStephenDunksAdelaideSouth Australia94.001stAtholLykkeAlbertonSouth Australia93.002ndFrank E.LangRichmondVictoria91.003rdAllan C.ToddSebastopolVictoria90.00Honourable MentionRecital – Humorous (Ladies) Own SelectionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingPaulineAbrahamsCaulfieldVictoria96.001stPhyllisSimpsonUnleySouth Australia90.00Equal 2ndDulceChristianNorthcoteVictoria90.00Equal 2ndLucyAhonCamberwellVictoria88.00Honourable MentionHildaOldfieldExeterSouth Australia88.00Honourable MentionMimiMattinProspectSouth Australia88.00Honourable Mention

1923-09-25 Elocution

1923-09-25 Elocution25th September, 1923ShareShareShareImpromptu Reading (Boys and Girls under 13)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingRose I. M.ForsterNorth MelbourneVictoria96.001stMavisTierneyAdelaideSouth Australia95.002ndGwenethWattNorth FitzroyVictoria94.003rdJeanBentGeelong WestVictoriaHonourable MentionNellieKerrSemaphoreSouth AustraliaHonourable MentionMyraNoblettSemaphoreSouth AustraliaHonourable MentionDorothyLeddickBallaratVictoriaHonourable MentionRecitation (Girls under 16) “Thoughts of To-day” (Zora Cross)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingEthelUnderdownSt. PetersSouth Australia93.001stElsieBoadleDeanVictoria92.002ndDorothyShellnackCamberwellVictoria90.00Equal 3rdClo.EllisAuburnVictoria90.00Equal 3rdOliveVan BerkelBallaratVictoria88.00Honourable MentionRecitation (Boys under 13) “Waratah and Wattle” (Henry Lawson)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingFrankFontMalvernVictoria95.001stAlfredAbrahamsFitzroyVictoria93.002ndJackKearneyBallaratVictoria87.00Equal 3rdJackLynchBallaratVictoria87.00Equal 3rdDialogue – Humorous (Ladies or Gentlemen under […]

2016-08-16 Speech and Drama

2016-08-16 Speech and Drama16th August, 2016ShareShareShare646 Under 16 years Improvisation Based on a Line of Previously Unseen Dialogue ‘pulled out of a hat’First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingJosephineCoatesLake GardensVictoria91.001stEllieCarrollBallaratVictoria90.002ndShannynBourkeBallarat CentralVictoria89.503rdClairanCorriganBallarat EastVictoria89.00Honourable MentionLilyO’SHeaAlfredtonVictoria89.00Honourable MentionQuintenHendersonBallarat EastVictoria89.00Honourable MentionNicholas KingWendoureeVictoria88.50Highly CommendedGraceTurnerBallarat CentralVictoria88.50Highly Commended648 Under 16 years Poem for two duetGroup NameSuburbStatePointsPlacingAlessandra Findlay & Eliza TrubodyWendoureeVictoria91.001stLily Theodore & Ruby PenhallBallarat EastVictoria90.002ndMady Gay & Tristan […]

2016-08-15 Speech and Drama

2016-08-15 Speech and Drama15th August, 2016ShareShareShare641.1 Under 16 Years Poetry Recital SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingEllieCarrollBallaratVictoria92.001stRubyPenhallBallarat EastVictoria90.002ndQuintenHendersonBallarat EastVictoria89.003rdOliviaDunnBurrumbeetVictoria89.003rdMadelineHollandBallarat EastVictoria88.00Honourable MentionTristanBroekhoffBacchun MarshVictoria88.00Honourable MentionAngusDrainBallarat EastVictoria88.00Honourable MentionLilyO’SheaAlfredtonVictoria87.50Highly CommendedVictoriaPetrieWendoureeVictoria87.50Highly Commended644 Under 16 Years Impromptu Reading SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingEllieCarrollBallaratVictoria89.001stCaitilinGrieveClarks HillVictoria88.502ndLilyO’SheaAlfredtonVictoria88.003rdRubyPenhallBallarat EastVictoria88.003rdAnnabellaLewisWendoureeVictoria87.50Honourable MentionGemmaWelshBallarat EastVictoria87.00Highly CommendedOliviaDunnBurrumbeetVictoria87.00Highly Commended640.1 Under 16 Years Character Recital SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingEllieCarrollBallaratVictoria91.001stLashiniJayasiiruyaAlfredtonVictoria90.002ndCaitlinGrieveClarks HillVictoria89.003rdToriWatersBallarat EastVictoria89.003rdGeorgiaVenemaWendoureeVictoria88.50Honourable MentionNicholasKingWendoureeVictoria88.50Honourable MentionRubyPenhallBallarat EastVictoria88.50Honourable Mention647 Under 16 Years Impromptu Weather Forecaster […]

2016-08-12 Speech and Drama

2016-08-12 Speech and Drama12th August, 2016ShareShareShare631.2 Under 14 Years Character Recital SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingSophieStoreyBallarat EastVictoria89.001stMaddisonFogartyLake GardensVictoria88.502ndSundayWalkerDaylesfordVictoria87.003rdDempseyWennWendoureeVictoria86.50Honourable MentionElizaTrubodyWendoureeVictoria86.00Highly CommendedAshwinRajagopalanWendouree650 Years 9 and 10 at School Prepared Speech SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMiriamLitwinLake WendoureeVictoria90.001stCaitlinGrieveClarkes HillVictoria89.002ndLilyO’SheaLake WendoureeVictoria88.503rdLashiniJayasooriyaLake WendoureeVictoria88.00Honourable MentionJamesSteinman-TullyMount ClearVictoria88.00Honourable MentionTabithaByronMount ClearVictoria88.00Honourable MentionIsobelleDe LiveraLake WendoureeVictoria87.50Highly Commended652 Years 9 and 10 at school Impromptu Speech SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingCaitlinGrieveClarkes HillVictoria89.001stLilyO’SheaLake WendoureeVictoria88.502ndOscarGriggBallaratVictoria87.003rdTabithaByronMount ClearVictoria86.50Honourable MentionJamesSteinman-TullyMount ClearVictoria86.00Highly CommendedAdelineUheMount […]

2016-08-11 Speech and Drama

2016-08-11 Speech and Drama11th August, 2016ShareShareShare631.2 Under 14 Years Character Recital SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingSophieStoreyBallarat EastVictoria89.001stMaddisonFogartyLake GardensVictoria88.502ndSundayWalkerDaylesfordVictoria87.003rdDempseyWennWendoureeVictoria86.50Honourable MentionEliza TrubodyWendoureeVictoria86.00Highly CommendedAshwinRajagopalanWendoureeVictoria86.00Highly Commended631.2 Under 14 Years Character Recital SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingSophieStoreyBallarat EastVictoria89.001stMaddisonFogartyLake GardensVictoria88.502ndSundayWalkerDaylesfordVictoria87.003rdDempseyWennWendoureeVictoria86.50Honourable MentionEliza TrubodyWendoureeVictoria86.00Highly CommendedAshwinRajagopalanWendoureeVictoria86.00Highly Commended635.1 Under 14 years Improvisation with Object SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingAbbeyEllertonInvermay ParkVictoria88.001stCormacMahonyWendoureeVictoria87.502ndSamTilleyBallarat EastVictoria87.003rdRubyDe VogelNerrinaVictoria86.50Honourable MentionLucyWaltersBallarat EastVictoria86.00Highly CommendedMeganArmstrongDelacombeVictoria86.00Highly Commended630.2 Under 14 years Recitation SoloFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingEmilyBakerBallarat EastVictoria90.001stClairaConstableBallarat NorthVictoria89.002ndZenayeMcKeeBallarat […]

2016-08-10 Speech and Drama

2016-08-10 Speech and Drama10th August, 2016ShareShareShare626.1 Under 12 Years Improvisation of a Fairytale Character in CostumeFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMaxAllanBallarat EastVictoria90.001stCharlotteRegoBacchus MarshVictoria90.001stPatrickKellyBallarat EastVictoria89.002ndBindiPhillipsRedanVictoria89.002ndAllanahHebbardBallarat EastVictoria88.003rdJulietteParlangeNewingtonVictoria87.50Honourable MentionPiperMcPhanBallarat EastVictoria87.00Highly CommendedBridieCareyBallarat EastVictoria87.00Highly CommendedAdeleHertogAlfredtonVictoria87.00Highly Commended626.2 Under 12 Years Prepared Improvisation of a Fairytale Character in CostumeFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMadisonStanley-SmithBacchus MarshVictoria91.001stKittyWillsBallarat CentralVictoria90.502ndGeorgia MarshallBallarat EastVictoria89.003rdEloiseLeonardBallarat EastVictoria88.50Honourable MentionRubyMcIntyreWendoureeVictoria88.50Honourable MentionJennaBoschenBallarat CentralVictoria88.50Honourable MentionChloeTaylorBallarat EastVictoria87.00Highly CommendedIslaCaseyBallarat EastVictoria87.00Highly CommendedKaelynPynnBallarat EastVictoria87.00Highly CommendedAbbeyGottliebNewingtonVictoria87.00Highly Commended630.1 […]