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LATEST RESULT: Hawke's Bay Heat (NZ)
1st: Taradale Intermediate, Team 1
2nd: Puketapu School, Team 2
3rd: Havelock North Intermediate, Team 1
NEXT QUIZ: Victoria Heat (AUS)

Friday 26th April, 10am

Kingswood College, 355 Station St, Box Hill South VIC 3128, Australia

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General Info and Contact

The National Coordinator for Australia is Nicole Deans (email kidslitquizaustralia[at]

For information about the Australian heats, or to request a registration pack, please email Nicole.

2024 World Final

The World Final of the Kids’ Lit Quiz will be held in Canberra, Australia, on the 10th of July 2024. Students will attend events from the 8th to the 12th of July. It will be held at Canberra Grammar School, who are previous world champions and have been big supporters of the quiz from the start.

Latest Winners

The winners of the 2023 National Final are Macquarie College.

Macquarie College, Winners of the 2023 Australia National Final
Macquarie College, Winners of the 2023 Australia National Final

Forthcoming Heats/Finals

There are 11 forthcoming Australia heat(s)/final(s).

Coming up next: Victoria Heat, Friday 26th April 2024.

For details of other heats/finals, please choose from the dropdown list below, or go to the Schedule of Heats and Finals page to view a complete list of forthcoming quizzes.

  • Victoria Heat Kingswood College, 355 Station St, Box Hill South VIC 3128, Australia, Friday 26th April 2024, 10:00 – 13:00
  • Central West Heat James Sheahan Catholic High School, 49 Anson St, Orange, NSW 2800, Australia, Thursday 2nd May 2024, 10:00 – 13:00
  • Virtual Heat (Virtual Heat), Friday 3rd May 2024, 10:00 – 13:00
  • Illawarra Heat Cedars College, 74 Waples Rd Unanderra, NSW, Australia 2526, Monday 6th May 2024, 10:00 – 13:00
  • Sydney 2 (Kirribilli, Morning) Heat Loreto Kirribilli, 85 Carabella Street, Kirribilli NSW 2061, Tuesday 7th May 2024, 10:00 – 13:00
  • Sydney PM (North Shore) Heat Shore School, North Sydney, NSW, Australia, Tuesday 7th May 2024, 14:00 – 17:00
  • Sydney 3 (Kellyville) Heat William Clarke College, 1 Morris Grove, Kellyville, NSW 2155, Wednesday 8th May 2024, 10:00 – 13:00
  • Newcastle Heat Avondale School, Coorangbong, New South Wales, Thursday 9th May 2024, 10:00 – 13:00
  • Taree Heat Mid Coast Christian College, New South Wales, Friday 10th May 2024, 10:00 – 13:00
  • National Final NSW State Library, Corner of Macquarie Street and Shakespeare Place, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia, Monday 3rd June 2024, 11:00 – 13:30
  • World Final Canberra Grammar School, Canberra, Australia, Wednesday 10th July 2024

Champions' Roster

  • 2023: Macquarie College
  • 2022: Shore Senior School
  • 2021: Citipointe Christian College (Queensland)
  • 2020: Iona College, Queensland
  • 2019: Blue Mountains Grammar
  • 2018: Canberra Grammar School
  • 2017: Canberra Grammar School
  • 2016: Kinross Wolaroi School
  • 2015: Orange High School
  • 2014: Canberra Grammar School
  • 2013: Canberra Grammar School
  • 2012: Canberra Grammar School

Photo Galleries

Photos from Australia heats and finals can be found on our Photo Galleries page.

Sponsors and Supporters

An enormous thanks to our Sponsors and Supporters, including:

  • Softlink
  • Scholastic  Books
  • State Library of NSW
  • Walker Books
  • Zart Art
  • The Book Cow - Canberra

Canberra Grammar School, winners of the 2017 Australian National FinalCanberra Grammar School, winners of the 2017 Australian National Final