Schools conduct their own competition and select a maximum of two students to go on to the regional finals.
PESA regional finals will take place from Monday 20 May to Friday 31 May 2019.
|Regional date||School venue||Suburb|
Monday 20 May 2019||Girton Grammar School||Bendigo|
|Mentone Girls' Grammar School||Mentone |
Tuesday 21 May 2019||Bayside P-12 College||Newport|
|Glen Waverley Secondary College||Glen Waverley|
Wednesday 22 May 2019||Hume Central Secondary College||Broadmeadows|
|Marian College Myrtleford||Myrtleford|
Thursday 23 May 2019||St Bede's College||Mentone |
|Northcote High School||Northcote|
Friday 24 May 2019||Overnewton Anglican Community College||Keilor|
|Toorak College||Mt Eliza |
Monday 27 May 2019||Sacred Heart College Geelong||Newtown|
|Melbourne High School||South Yarra|
Tuesday 28 May 2019 ||Ballarat Grammar||Ballarat |
|Nossal High School||Berwick|
|St Peter's College||Cranbourne|
Wednesday 29 May 2019||Albert Park College||Albert Park|
|Suzanne Cory High School||Werribee|
Thursday 30 May 2019 ||Caroline Chisholm Catholic College||Braybrook|
Friday 31 May 2019 ||Shelford Girls' Grammar||Caulfield South|
|Geelong Grammar School||Corio|
|St Monica's College||Epping|
PESA semifinals will take place on Thursday 20 June and Friday 21 June 2019 in Melbourne.
The PESA state final will take place on Friday 26 July 2019 at the Village Roadshow Theatrette, State Library Victoria.