Terms and Conditions
|Item 1||Competition Name||School Readiness 2015|
|Item 2||Competition Type||Game of chance|
|Item 3||Permit||NSW: LTPS/15/05710
ACT: ACT TP 15/06759
|Item 4||Promoter||The Promoter is Blake eLearning ABN 6414 0998 821, 655 Parramatta Rd Leichhardt NSW 2040|
(i) Age - Entrants must be aged 18 years and over at the time of entry.
(ii) Resident Status – Entrants must be residents of Australia.
(iii) Entrants must have purchased one or more of 12 months Reading Eggs, 12 months Mathseeds and/or 12 month combined Reading Eggs and Mathseeds subscriptions either at full price or at a discount between the period of 00:00 03/08/2015 AEST and 23:59 29/11/2015 AEST.
(iv) Employees, immediate family members of employees, employees of any company associated with the Promotion are ineligible to enter.
|Item 6||Promotion period||The Promotion commences on 00:00 03/08/2015 AEST and entries close on 23:59 29/11/2015 AEST.|
|Item 7||Entry Method||To enter, eligible entrants must satisfy Item 5 and enter the competition via purchase of a subscription during the Promotion period as per Item 6.|
|Item 8||Competition Drawn||The competition will be drawn on 15:00 01/12/2015 AEST.|
|Item 9||Drawing Details||The competition will be drawn at 655 Parramatta Rd Leichhardt NSW 2040.|
|Item 10||Notification Date||The Prize winner will be notified on 02/12/2015.|
|Item 11||Notification Method||The Prize winner will be notified via email and/or a phone call.|
|Item 12||Draw Publication Details||The Prize winner will have their first name and the initial of their last name published on www.readingeggs.com.au/auscr15winner and on the Reading Eggs Facebook page www.facebook.com/readingeggs on 15:00 07/12/2015 AEST.|
|Item 13||Prize Details||
(i) Prize package is valid for two (2) adults over 18 years of age and two (2) children. Children’s’ age must be between 2 and 11 at the time of travel.
(ii) Prize package includes economy flights for the winner from the winner’s nearest capital city in Australia to Coolangatta Airport, including checked luggage and airfare related taxes and charges.
(iii) 4 nights’ accommodation at Hotel Grand. Chancellor Surfers Paradise, located at Cnr Hanlan St and Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers' Paradise, 4217 Gold Coast, Australia, and;
(iv) 4 theme park passes to Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World and Wet’n’Wild Gold Coast, valued at a maximum of $340.00.
(v) Spending money, meals, additional activities and any other ancillary costs, including but not limited to insurance and any applicable insurance excesses, not listed in the Prize and winning details above or as advised by the Promoter at the time of winning are the responsibility of the winner and his/her nominated companions as incurred.
(vi) Any incidental charges incurred at nominated accommodation, including but not limited to room service, and any additional accommodation are the responsibility of the Prize winner and his/her nominated companions.
(vii) It is the Prize winner's responsibility to organise and cover the costs of transport to/from the airport of departure/return point.
(viii) All prizes are valued inclusive of GST and the Promoter takes no responsibility for any variations in prize values. The prizes are not transferable (unless agreed by the Promoter), exchangeable or redeemable for cash. The prizes must be taken as offered and cannot be varied. In the event that any prize or prize component becomes unavailable, for whatever reason, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component (as applicable) of equal or greater value in lieu. Any taxes (other than airfare related taxes and charges and/or GST, if any) which may be payable as a consequence of a winner receiving a prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.
(ix) If there are any unclaimed or un-awarded prizes a prize draw will be conducted after three (3) months on 15:00 01/03/2016 AEST AEST at the same place as the original draw. If a winner is drawn they will be contacted by phone and in writing within two (2) business days and will have their name published as per the same conditions as Item 12 on 15:00 14/03/2015 AEST.
|Item 14||Draw Total Prize Pool||Up to $5,000 AUD (incl GST)|
|Item 15||Entry Restrictions||
(i) Entrants may enter this Competition only once.
(ii) The Prize winner will be drawn from the pool of entrants who satisfy the criteria in Item 5.
(iii) Entries will be accepted at the time of receipt by the Promoter and not at the time of transmission. All costs associated with entering the competition will be the sole responsibility of the entrant.
(iv) Entrants and their companion must be able to take the prize between Sunday 1 November 2015 and Thursday 30 June 2016. Refer to item 16 (ix) for more information around travel periods.
(v) The Prize winner and his/her companions must hold valid ID to allow interstate travel and entry into theme parks.
(vi) The Prize winner and his/her companions must hold valid travel documentation to allow interstate travel and entry into theme parks.
(vii) The prize winner must be able to travel to any Flight Centre store in Australia to make arrangements to book their flights and accommodation. Arrangements cannot be done online or over the phone.
(viii) Where more than one entry has been received by a contestant by means of multiple purchases of ABC Reading Eggs and/or ABC Mathseeds subscriptions either at full price or at a discount, only one will be included in the draw pool.
(ix) Persons may not enter or participate in this Competition on behalf of any third party.
(x) The Promoter will not accept any responsibility for lost or late entries.
|Item 16||Conditions of travel and Prize acceptance||
(i) The Prize winner is free to select any person over the age of 18 as their companion. However, for the companions between two (2) and eleven (11) years if age, the Prize winner must be those companions’ parent or legal guardian, or present written authorisation from the minor companions’ parent or legal guardian permitting the minor companion to travel with the Prize winner. The parent or guardian may be asked to sign any liability indemnity provided by the Promoter as a condition of the prize being awarded. Failure to return the signed releases and indemnities will result in the entitlement to the prize being forfeited and the selection of another winner.
(ii) The Prize winner is responsible for their entry, and the entry of their companions, into the destinations of Coolangatta and the Australian capital city of departure.
(iii) Where the prize winner and their companions reside in Gold Coast and surrounding suburbs, and Brisbane and surrounding suburbs, the flight elements of the Prize will not be awarded and the winner and companions will be responsible for making their own way to the accommodation and theme parks.
(iv) Dates and schedules of the Prize are not under the Promoter’s control and are subject to change. The Promoter takes no responsibility for any date or schedule changes.
(v) No portion of the prize is redeemable for cash. The prize is not refundable or transferable.
(vi) The prize is subject to all restrictions as set by the airlines and prize providers.
(vii) All components of the Prize are to be arranged by the representative of the Promoter and/or an Australian Flight Centre store chosen by the Prize winner.
(viii) Redeeming the Prize and any tickets, passes or vouchers issued as part of the prize is conditional on acceptance of terms and conditions as detailed by the Promoter, any prize providers and the airline carriers in accordance with normal travel practices.
(ix) All travel must be completed by Thursday 30 June 2016 and is subject to availability which may depend on applicable blackout periods as advised by any prize provider, select seat class with airlines or specific room category availability with accommodation partner. Travel is not permitted during the following periods:
- Thursday 17 December 2015 to Wednesday 27 January, 2016
- Friday 25 March 2016 to Monday 25 April 2016
- Any Australian national public holidays.
(x) All ticketing is electronic and paper tickets will not be issued.
(xi) Travel must be booked and ticketed within 30 days of receiving the prize.
(xii) The Prize winner must have a valid credit card. The hotel will take a credit card pre-authorisation or cash deposit to cover incidentals. Incidentals will not be covered by the Promoter.
(xiii) The Prize cannot be exchanged for other travel or accommodation at other destinations.
(xiv) Once booked, the prize cannot be amended or altered. Flights are Non-transferable/Non-exchangeable/Nonreplaceable/Non-upgradeable.
(xv) The Promoter will not be responsible for replacing or retrieving any prize sent to an incorrect address based on incorrect details provided by the winner.
(xvi) All components of the prize must be taken together and when offered or are forfeited. Any element of the prize not taken will be deemed to be forfeited.
(xvii) The prize winner and their companion must travel together and participate in the prize together at all times.
(xviii) If the winner and their companion miss any of the arranged flights, the winner will forfeit the prize (at the Promoter’s absolute and sole discretion).
(xix) No compensation will be payable if the Prize winner and/or their companions (if any) is unable to use the Prize (or any component of the Prize) as stated for whatever reason.
(xx) The itinerary is to be determined by the Promoter and the relevant Prize supplier(s) in agreement with the Prize winner, but in the event agreement cannot be reached, the Promoter and the relevant Prize supplier(s) reserve the right to determine the itinerary.
(xxi) The Promoter accepts no responsibility for variations in the Prize value. The components of the Prize may alter for reasons beyond the Promoter’s control.
(xxii) Frequent flyer points will not form part of the Prize.
(xxiii) As a condition of accepting the Prize, the Prize winner and their companion over 18 years of age may be required to sign a liability waiver form and/or any other legal documentation in order to receive the Prize. Failure to sign the liability waiver form and/or such other legal documentation may result in the winner forfeiting the Prize.
(xxiv) The Prize winner and their companion consent to the Promoter conducting a criminal record check prior to their participation in the prize. The Promoter may, in its sole and absolute discretion, refuse the prize winner and/or their companion’s participation in the prize, if the prize winner and/or their companion have a criminal record or any criminal charges pending. In these circumstances, the prize winner and/or their companion will forfeit all claims in relation to the prize.
(xxv) The name, phone number, email address and address of the Prize winner will be provided to Flight Centre in order for the Prize winner to be able to arrange travel details surrounding the Prize with Flight Centre. Flight Centre may be required to see and make copies of the Prize winner’s and their companions’ IDs in order to book travel components such as flights.
(xxvi) The entrant will be solely responsible for ensuring that all of their contact details including but not limited to postal address are correct, and have been updated in their ‘My account’ section of Reading Eggs at the time of entry if these details have recently changed. No responsibility will be taken by the Promoter for any incorrect or out of date information.
(xxvii) The Promoter takes no responsibility for loss or injury suffered by the winner and/or their companion as a result of taking the prize.
(xxviii) Any necessary vaccinations are the responsibility of the Prize winner and his/her companions.
(xxix) No compensation will be payable if the winner and/or his/her companions are unable to use any element of the prize as stated for whatever reason, including refusal of entry or departure into or out of Coolangatta airport or participation in any other activities for health, age, behaviour or safety reasons. If the winner or their companion fails to participate in the Prize in the manner required, as stated in this condition and/or in the reasonable opinion of the Promoter or any prize supplier, the balance of the prize will be forfeited with no compensation payable.
(xxx) It is a condition of accepting the Prize that the winner and their companions over 18 years of age comply with all the conditions of use of the Prize and Prize supplier requirements.
|Item 17||Conditions of travel and Prize acceptance||
(i) Makes no representations or warranties as to the quality/suitability/merchantability of any of the goods/services offered as prizes;
(ii) Accepts no responsibility for loss or damage to prizes in transit;
(iii) Accepts no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected registrations; and
(iv) Is not liable, to the extent permitted by law, for any loss suffered or sustained, to person or property and including, but not limited to, consequential (including economic) loss by reason of any act or omission, deliberate or negligent, by the Promoter, or its servants or agents, in connection with the arrangement for supply, or the supply, of any goods or services by any person to a prize winner and, where applicable, to any family/persons accompanying the winner.
(v) If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this competition, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition.
(vi) The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alteration of, entries.
(vii) The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by the Promoter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this competition.
|Item 18||In case of disagreement of these Terms and Conditions||In the case where entrants decide they do not wish to be part of this competition and/or disagree with the Terms & Conditions outlined in some or all of the Items outlined above, they’re requested to email email@example.com with the subject line “Withdrawal from School Readiness 2015” and with the entrant’s Reading Eggs account email included in the body, during the Promotion Period stated in Item 6. Doing so will lead to entrants no longer forming part of the draw pool.|