2004-08-23 Mars Debating Challenge Cup Finals

23rd August, 2004

150th Anniversary of the Struggle at the Eureka Stockade

Grades 5 & 6

That the Eureka flag should become the Australian flag

Array Ashley Burns

Array Alex Hall

Array Mitchell Simpson

Array Georgia Lange

Array Simon Karmouche

Array Phillip Barnett

1st Jessica Stewart, Ballarat North Primary School - Team 3

2nd Mitchell Simpson, Pleasant Street Primary School - Team 3

3rd Georgia Lange, Pleasant Street Primary School - Team 4

Years 7 & 8

That the Eureka battle was commenced by greedy miners

Array Anthea Gist

Array Indya McMahon

Array Rebecca Jones

Array Glenn Kirby

Array Alec Cimera

Array Rosie Beattie-Soper

1st George Rowland, Daylesford Secondary College – Team 2

2nd Anthea Gist, Ballarat High School – Team 6

3rd Glenn Kirby, Daylesford Secondary College – Team 3

Years 9 & 10

That the Eureka struggle helped build Australian democracy

Array Stacey Beacham

Array Tess Brady

Array Theonie Scott

Array Emily Watson

Array Jamie Gillard

Array Kate Ottrey

1st Stacey Beacham, Ballarat High School – Team 2

Array Vincent Milesi, Daylesford Secondary College – Team 1

Array Sarah Davies, Ballarat High School – Team 4

Years 11 & 12

That Eureka was a battle lost but a victory won

Array Marshall Marshall

Array Matthew Walker

Array Lucy Barnett

Array Alyce Driscoll

Array Bianca Niutta

Array Tenille Rice

1st Amelia Brennan, Ballarat High School – Team 6

2nd Ben Shepherd, St Patrick’s College – Team 2

3rd Will Power, Ballarat High School – Team 2