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The da Vinci Decathlon is an academic competition designed to challenge and stimulate the minds of school students.

Students compete in teams of eight across 10 disciplines: engineering, mathematics and chess, code breaking, art and poetry, science, English, philosophy, creative producers, cartography and general knowledge.

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NSW da Vinci Decathlon 2017

Registrations for the NSW da Vinci Decathlon at Knox Grammar School from 23 to 25 May 2017 are now open.

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Registrations for the Hunter Regional Decathlon at Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College from 1 to 3 May 2017 are now open.

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TAS da Vinci Decathlon Regional 2017

Registrations for the TAS da Vinci Decathlon Year 9 and 10 Challenge at Scotch Oakburn College (Launceston, Tasmania) from Friday 31 March 2017 - are now open.

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Why da Vinci?

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) was one of the world’s greatest thinkers and scholars. da Vinci demonstrated an ability to perceive the interconnected nature of knowledge and embraced learning with a lifelong passion and determination to uncover the unknown. The Decathlon competition places a particular emphasis on higher order thinking skills, problem solving and creativity.