About the National Schools Constitutional Convention

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Approx 120 students from government, independent and Catholic schools from across Australia, covering metropolitan and country areas attend the National Schools Constitutional Convention every year in Canberra.

The Convention seeks to promote understanding and informed discussion amongst young Australians about the Australian Constitution and system of government.

The project is managed by National Curriculum Services in collaboration with the Australian Curriculum Studies Association.

The dates for 2019 are Tuesday 19 March, Wednesday 20 March and Thursday 21 March. The topic is - 'A new constitutional preamble for Australia?'