Spirit Of Freedom Scuba Trip Giveaway
OFFICIAL COMPETITION RULES NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS COMPETITION. A purchase will not improve chances of winning. WE ARE PROTECTING AGAINST FRAUDULENT ENTRIES - BE AWARE! By entering this Promotion, entrants accept and agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Any violation of these rules may result in disqualification. All decisions of the judges regarding this Promotion are final and binding in all respects. 1. PROMOTION PERIOD. Promotion begins May 22, 2018 and ends 11:59PM Australian EST, June 11, 2018, when all entries must be received. 2. ELIGIBILITY. This Competition (the "Promotion") is only open to Australian residents, except officers, directors, shareholders, and employees of the Sponsor, the judging organization (if applicable), or any other party associated with the development or administration of this Promotion, and the immediate family (i.e., parents, children, siblings, spouse), and persons residing in the same household, as such individuals. This Promotion is void outside of Australia. 3. HOW TO ENTER. Enter your valid email address, birthdate (day & month) and postcode. For every Facebook friend who enters after the entrant, 5 entries into the draw will be awarded. 4, WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION. Winner selection will be conducted by random selection from all eligible entries on or about January 12, 2018 (the "Drawing Date"). Any potential winner will be announced on the promoter's Facebook Fanpage and notified by personal email. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, does not respond within five (5) days from the date the Sponsor first tries to notify him/her, and/or the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such potential winner forfeits all rights to win the Promotion or receive the prize(s), and an alternate potential winner may be selected. Upon contacting a potential winner and determining that he/she has met all eligibility requirements of the Promotion, including without limitation the execution of required waivers, publicity and liability releases and disclaimers, such individual will be declared the "winner" of the Promotion. SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY CONTESTANTS. CONTESTANTS SHALL NOT ENTER MULTIPLE TIMES OR VOTE FOR THEIR OWN ENTRY WITH A FAKE FACEBOOK ACCOUNT. FRAUDULENT ACTIVITIES WILL BE MONITORED AND WILL LEAD TO EXCLUSION. 5. PRIZE DESCRIPTION. There will be 1 prize winner. The grand prize is one quad share for a 3 Day Ribbon Reefs Trip offered by Spirit of Freedom, valued at a total of $1800. Trip details are as follows: 1 X quad share for a 3 Day Ribbon Reefs Trip; includes transfers to/from your Cairns City hotel; low level scenic flight - Lizard Island to Cairns; opportunuity for up to 11 dives; chef prepared gourmet meals - Australian Style; Austrlian wine, beer & soft drink with the evening meal; EXCLUDED: mandatory $20 reef tax to be paid onboard, gear hire courses & nitrox. Dates on offer for this prize are chosen by the winner from one of the following dates: 30 July 2018; 6 August 2018; 20 August 2018; 27 August 2018; 3 September 2018. 6. TAXES. All federal, state and/or local income and other taxes, if any, are the winner's sole responsibility. 7. ODDS OF WINNING. The odds of winning this Promotion depend on the number of eligible entries received. 8. NO PRIZE TRANSFER OR SUBSTITUTION. No prize or any portion thereof is transferable or redeemable for cash. Any portion of the prize that is not used is forfeited. No substitutions for prize except by Sponsor, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be substituted. 9. Personal information is collected through our range of services. Most information will be collected directly from you and will generally tell you why we are collecting information. We will generally also advise how the information will be used unless obvious when collecting the information. When we collect your email address, we will add you to our database to inform you of upcoming promotions, sales and competitions. Sometimes we may use a third party to collect your details including agents, service providers, and third parties who give gift subscriptions. General information stored will include your name, email address, birthday, postcode and other contact details. Our policy is to use your personal information to ensure our products and services are continually meeting the needs of you, our customers. We will use your personal information primarily for the purpose in which it was collected, to communicate with you on our various platforms, to communicate with our customers, our subscribers and those who engage in our websites and social media sites, and to provide our services to you. The use of personal information is also used to inform you of upcoming promotions, and any goods or services which may be of interest to you. The promotional partner, Spirit of Freedom, will also receive the data listed above for their future promotional purposes. 10. CONSENT AND RELEASE. By entering the Promotion, each entrant releases and discharges the Sponsor, judging organization (if applicable), and any other party associated with the development or administration of this Promotion, their parent, subsidiary, and affiliated entities, and each of their respective officers, directors, members, shareholders, employees, independent contractors, agents, representatives, transferees and assigns (collectively, "Sponsor Entities"), from any and all liability whatsoever in connection with this Promotion, including without limitation legal claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages, demands or actions of any kind (including without limitation personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction or property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light) (collectively, "Claims"). Except where prohibited: (i) acceptance of a prize constitutes the consent of any winner, without further compensation, to use the name and likeness of such winner for editorial, advertising and publicity purposes by the Sponsor and/or others authorized by the Sponsor; (ii) acceptance of a prize constitutes a release by any winner of the Sponsor Entities of any and all Claims in connection with the administration of this Promotion and the use, misuse, or possession of any prize; (iii) potential winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release. 11. DISCLAIMERS. (i) Entries that are lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, garbled, or incompletely received, for any reason, including by reason of hardware, software, browser, or network failure, malfunction, congestion, or incompatibility at Sponsor's servers or elsewhere, will not be eligible. In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet Access Provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institute) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. (ii) Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the web site. Use of bots or other automated process to enter is prohibited and may result in disqualification at the sole discretion of Sponsor. (iii) Sponsor further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Promotion if it is not capable of completion as planned, including by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, force majeure or technical failures of any sort. (iv) Sponsor Entities are not responsible for errors in the administration or fulfillment of this Promotion, including without limitation mechanical, human, printing, distribution or production errors, and may modify or cancel this Promotion based upon such error at its sole discretion without liability. (v) SPONSOR ENTITIES MAKE NO WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR GUARANTEES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, AS REGARDS THIS PROMOTION OR THE MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE REGARDING ANY PRIZE OR ANY COMPONENT OF ANY PRIZE. (vi) CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LEGAL FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. 12. APPLICABLE LAWS AND JURISDICTION. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Issues concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of Australia.