Typically there are several regional heats followed by a national final. Heats typically take place in February (see the Schedule of Heats and Finals for full details).
Report on 2017 KLQ in South Africa
The National Co-ordinator has written a report (with photos) about the 2017 South Africa heats and final.
Parkview Senior School, winners of the 2020 South Africa National Final
There are 7 forthcoming South Africa heat(s)/final(s).
Coming up next: Johannesburg Heat, Tuesday 23rd March 2021.
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.
Heat St John's College, Johannesburg, Tuesday 23rd March 2021, 14:30 – 17:30
Heat Christchurch Prep School, 137 9th Road, Noordwyk, Midrand 1687, Wednesday 24th March 2021, 14:30 – 17:30
Heat Athlone School, Pietermaritzburg, 3201, Thursday 25th March 2021, 13:00 – 16:00
Heat Durban Girls' College, 586 Musgrave Road, Durban, 4001, Friday 16th April 2021, 13:30 – 16:30
Heat St George's Preparatory School, 8 Park Drive, Port Elizabeth, 6001, Monday 19th April 2021, 14:30 – 17:30
Heat Oakhill School, Uitsig Street, Heuwelkruin, Knysna, Wednesday 21st April 2021, 14:30 – 17:30
Heat Grove School, Cape Town, Friday 23rd April 2021, 14:30 – 17:30
2020: Parkview Senior School
2019: St John’s College
2018: Manor Gardens
2017: St John's College
2016: St John's College
2015: Manor Gardens
2014: St Johns
2013: Roedean School
2012: Roedean School, Johannesburg
2011: Manor Gardens, Durban
2010: The Ridge
- 2009: Grove Primary
- 2008: Springvale
- 2007: Springfield Convent
- 2006: Grove School
- 2005: Springfield Convent
- 2004: De La Salle College
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