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LATEST RESULT: National Final (NZ)
1st: Cathedral Grammar, Canterbury
2nd: Southwell School, Waikato
3rd: Masterton Intermediate, Manawatu
NEXT QUIZ: World Final

Wednesday 10th July, 12am

Canberra Grammar School, Canberra, Australia

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World Final

Each year, the winning teams of the national competitions are invited to compete in the Kids' Lit Quiz World Final.

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.

World Champions’ Roster

The World Final was not held in 2020, 2021 or 2022 because of the global pandemic.

  • 2023 (held in New Zealand): Macquarie College, Australia
  • 2019 (held in Singapore): Churchill Road Elementary School (USA)
  • 2018 (held in New Zealand): Canberra Grammar School (Australia)
  • 2017 (held in Canada): St John's College, Johannesburg (SA)
  • 2016 (held in New Zealand): Wellesley College (NZ)
  • 2015 (held in USA): Southwell School, Hamilton (New Zealand)
  • 2014 (held in ): City of London School for Girls (UK)
  • 2013 (held in South Africa): Roedean College, Johannesburg (South Africa)
  • 2012 (held in New Zealand): Awakeri Primary School, Bay of Plenty (New Zealand)
  • 2011 (held in New Zealand): Manor Gardens, Durban (South Africa)
  • 2010 (held in ): City of London School for Girls (UK)
  • 2009 (held in South Africa): Bancroft's School, Woodford Green (UK)
  • 2008 (held in United Kingdom): Arnold House School, London (UK)
  • 2007 (held in United Kingdom): Wellington College, Belfast (UK)
  • 2006 (held in New Zealand): St Margaret's College, Christchurch (New Zealand)
  • 2005 (held in New Zealand): St Margaret's College, Christchurch (New Zealand)
  • 2004 (held in New Zealand): Dunblane High School, Scotland (UK)

Photos from World Finals

A selection of photos from previous World Finals can be found on our Photo & Video Galleries page.


The 2015 World Final