Public Speaking and Debating

trophy for after dinner speakerPublic Speaking
As well as competing in Eisteddfods, boys in the Middle and Senior Schools can enter the arena of competitions such as Rostrum and The Moreton Bay Friendly.

MBBC enters teams in the Queensland Debating Union (QDU) competition, teaching boys about the complexities of debating, especially the value of meticulous preparation.

MBBC have also twice been host to the World Individual Debating and Public Speaking Championships hosting more than 150 students from 15 countries including Asia, Europe, Africa, The Middle East, America, Canada and the UK.

Most recently the MBBC debating team travelled to Hong Kong where Thomas Graham picked up the winning trophy for best After Dinner Speaker.

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