Premier's Spelling Bee

The Premier’s Spelling Bee was introduced in 2004 as a fun and educational way for primary school students to engage in spelling. The program includes activities to encourage all students to engage with spelling and to promote improved literacy in combination with the English K-6 Syllabus. Please note that you can download this information as a PDF.

2016 Premier's Spelling Bee

Registration for the 2016 Premier's Spelling Bee is now open! Click here to access the online form.

Registration closes Friday 1 July.

Submit the names of your regional finalists here.

PSB 2016 Poster

 PSB FAQ pdf icon 2016 Procedures & Guidelines
 2016 Web Certificate   2016 PSB Poster
pdf icon 2016 Regional Final Invitation  pdf icon 2016 Regional Convenor Information

2016 Word Lists are available below.

Macquarie Dictionary is the official word list supplier

Junior Word Lists (Year 3&4) Senior Word Lists (Year 5&6)
 Junior Word List Annotated    Senior Word List Annotated
 Junior Word List Simple        Senior Word List Simple  

The NSW Premier’s Spelling Bee 2016 Wordlists are for your personal use only. No part of this wordlist covered by copyright may be reproduced, copied, shared or made available on the internet, via email, on an intranet, or by any other means without written permission of the publisher.

All Previous Winners of the Premier's Spelling Bee

Read more about the Premier's Spelling Bee below.