Birding With LUMIX Photo Competition
August 23, 2021Lumix Cameras & Lenses, Win
lumix bird photo competition
Bird photography, also commonly called ‘birding‘ is a great intersection of nature, adventure and creativity. Its accessibility makes it a rewarding genre of photography that:
Encourages you to get out for some sunshine and fresh air.
Develops your ability to appreciate your surroundings and observe some of our beautiful native bird species.
Inspires you to explore your local parks, reserves and hiking trails.
Challenges your technical and artistic capabilities behind the camera.
To get more adventurers and photography enthusiasts to discover the fascinating world of birding, we’ve partnered with self-confessed ‘bird nerd’ Ewen Bell to give away a Panasonic LUMIX G9 Mirrorless Camera + Leica 100-400mm f/4-6.3 Telephoto Lens valued at $4098.00 RRP!
To enter, venture out into your backyard or local area and seek out some birds to photograph.
Post your best shots to Instagram and use the hashtag #BirdingwithLUMIX.
Fill in the online form below to complete your entry.
Not on Instagram? No worries, just upload your photo using the form below instead.
Promotion name Birding With LUMIX Photo Competition
Eligible States/Territories National
Promotion period Start: 23/08/2021 11:00 AM AEST
End: 18/09/2021 11:59 PM AEST
No entries will be accepted outside this time.
Website address https://blogs.panasonic.com.au/consumer/birding-with-lumixphoto-competition
Promoter Panasonic Australia Pty Ltd
ABN: 83 001 592 187
1 Innovation Road,
Macquarie Park NSW 2113
Eligible entrants Entry to the Promotion is open to Australian residents in all
eligible states/territories who fulfil the method of entry
requirements. Entrants must be 18 years or over to enter the
Details of prizes Panasonic LUMIX G9 Mirrorless Camera +
Panasonic LEICA DG VARIO ELMAR 100-400mm F4.0-6.3 ASPH
Power OIS Lens.
Prizes must be accepted as awarded and no substitutions will
Total number of prizes 1
Total prize value Total prize pool (inc GST): $4098.00 RRP
Method of entry Upload a photo on Instagram using the hashtag
#BirdingwithLUMIX, then complete the Entry Form athttps://blogs.panasonic.com.au/consumer/birding-with-lumixphoto-competition
Complete the Entry Form and submit a photo directly via the
Entry Form page.
This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining
Maximum number of entries Multiple entries permitted. One entry per Instagram post.
(Entry Form only has to be completed once if uploading
photos via Instagram)
Selection of winners One winner that best matches the theme “Birding with
LUMIX” will be selected during the promotion period.
Judging will occur on 20/09/2021.
Location of judging:
Panasonic Australia Pty Ltd 1 Innovation Road Macquarie
Park NSW 2113
Notification of winners Winner will be notified within five (5) working days of the
Terms & Conditions of entry
1. Information on how to enter form part of these terms and conditions (Terms of
entry). The Terms must be read in conjunction with the Schedule. The Schedule
defines the terminology used in these Terms of entry. Where there is any
inconsistency between these Terms and the Schedule, the Schedule prevails.
Participation in this Promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms of entry.
2. Entry is only open to Australian residents aged 18 years or over. Employees (and
their immediate families) of the Promoter and agencies associated with this
promotion are ineligible to enter.
3. The Promotion will be conducted during the Promotion period.
4. The entrants must follow the Method of entry during the Promotion period to enter
the Promotion. Failure to do so will result in an invalid entry.
5. The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and
entrants (including an entrant’s identity, age and place of residence) and reserves
the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant who the Promoter has
reason to believe has breached any of Terms of entry, tampered with the entry
process or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to
jeopardise fair and proper conduct of the promotion. Errors and omissions will be
accepted at the Promoter's discretion. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its
rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights. The Promoter's legal
rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are
6. Only photographs that match the theme of the competition “Birding with LUMIX”
will be accepted.
7. Multiple entries permitted. One entry per Instagram post. (Entry Form only has to be
completed once if uploading photos via Instagram)
8. Each entry must be an original photograph produced entirely by the entrant. It must
not contain any trademarks or copyright material owned whole or in part by a third
party or violate any persons’ rights of privacy.
9. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the Promoter reserves the right,
in its sole discretion, to determine the identity of the entrant.
10. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winner(s). Each
entry will be individually judged based upon the creative merit of the image in
relation to the competition theme.
11. The judging will take place in accordance with the Selection of winners. The judges
may select additional reserve entries which they determine to be the next best, and
record them in order, in case of an invalid entry or ineligible entrant. Winners will be
notified by within five (5) working days of the judging selection.
12. The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
13. The Prizes (as defined in the Schedule) will be awarded to the top entrant as decided
by the judging panel.
14. If for any reason a winner does not claim the prize within 21 days of being contacted
by the Promoter, then the product will be forfeited.
15. If the prize is unavailable, the Promoter, in its discretion, reserves the right to
substitute the product with a product to the equal value and/or specification.
16. The total prize pool value is specified in the Total prize value section of the Schedule.
17. Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be redeemed or taken for
18. Entrants agree that they are fully responsible for any materials they submit via the
promotion including but not limited to comments, recordings and images
(“Content”). The Promoter shall not be liable in any way for such Content to the full
extent permitted by law. The Promoter may remove or decline to publish any
Content without notice for any reason whatsoever. Entrants warrant and agree that:
(a) they will not submit any Content that is unlawful or fraudulent, or that the
Promoter may deem in breach of any intellectual property, privacy, publicity
or other rights, defamatory, obscene, derogatory, pornographic, sexually
inappropriate, violent, abusive, harassing, threatening, objectionable with
respect to race, religion, origin or gender, not suitable for children aged
under 15, or otherwise unsuitable for publication;
(b) their Content shall not contain viruses or cause injury or harm to any person
(c) they will obtain prior consent from any person or from the owner(s) of any
property that appears in their Content;
(d) the Content is the original work of the entrant or they will obtain full prior
consent from any person who has jointly created or has any rights in the
Content to the uses contemplated by these Terms of entry, and the Content
does not infringe the rights of any third party;
(e) they consent to any use of the Content which may otherwise infringe the
Content creator’s/creators’ moral rights pursuant to the Copyright Act 1968
(Cth) and warrant that they have the full authority to grant these rights; and
(f) they will comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without
limitation, those governing copyright, content, defamation, privacy, publicity
and the access or use of others' computer or communication systems.
19. Without limiting any other terms herein, the entrant agrees to indemnify the
Promoter for any breach of the above terms.
20. As a condition of entering this promotion, each entrant licenses and grants the
Promoter, its affiliates and sub-licensees a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual,
worldwide, irrevocable, and sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt,
publish and display their entry (which shall include Content) for any purpose,
including but not limited to future promotional, marketing or publicity purposes, in
any media, without compensation, restriction on use, attribution or liability.
21. Entrants consent to the Promoter using the entrant's name, likeness, image and/or
voice in the event they are a winner (including photograph, film and/or recording of
the same) in any media for an unlimited period without remuneration for the
purpose of promoting this competition (including any outcome), and promoting any
products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter.
22. If this promotion is interfered with in any way or is not capable of being conducted
as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the
Promoter, including but not limited to technical difficulties, unauthorised
intervention or fraud, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the
fullest extent permitted by law (a) to disqualify any entrant; or (b) to modify,
suspend, terminate or cancel the promotion, as appropriate.
23. Any cost associated with accessing Instagram or the Entry Form page is the entrant’s
responsibility and is dependent on the Internet service provider used. The use of any
automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that allows
an entrant to automatically enter repeatedly is prohibited and will render all entries
submitted by that entrant invalid.
24. Nothing in these Terms of entry limit, exclude or modify or purports to limit, exclude
or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition
and Consumer Act, as well as any other implied warranties under the ASIC Act or
similar consumer protection laws in the States and Territories of Australia (“NonExcludable Guarantees”). Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded,
including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including their respective
officers, employees and agents) exclude all liability (including negligence), for any
personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether
direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the promotion.
25. Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable
Guarantees, the Promoter (including their respective officers, employees and agents)
are not responsible for and exclude all liability (including negligence), for any
personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether
direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of: (a) any technical
difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter’s control);
(b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (c) any entry or
product that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their
receipt by the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the
Promoter; (d) any variation in product value to that stated in these Terms and
Conditions; (e) any tax liability incurred by a winner or entrant; or (g)
use/redemption of a product.
26. The Promoter collects personal information ("PI") in order to conduct its business
and the promotion and may, for this purpose, disclose such PI to third parties,
including but not limited to agents, contractors, service providers, product suppliers
and, as required, to Australian regulatory authorities. Entry is conditional on
providing this PI. The Promoter will also use and handle PI as set out in its Privacy
Policy, which can be viewed at https://www.panasonic.com/au/privacy-policy/
Promoter may, for an indefinite period, unless otherwise advised, use the PI for
promotional, marketing, publicity, research and profiling purposes, including sending
information about how entrants may opt out, access, update or correct their PI, how
entrants may complain about a breach of the Australian privacy laws or any other
applicable law and how those complaints will be dealt with. All entries become the
property of the Promoter. The Promoter will not disclose entrant’s personal
information to any entity outside of Australia.
27. The Promoter is Panasonic Australia Pty Limited (ABN 83 001 592 187) of 1
Innovation Road, Macquarie Park, NSW 2113, telephone 132 600 (“Promoter”).
28. Entrants and participants in the competition acknowledge that the competition is in
no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Instagram or
Facebook and entrants and participants in the competition release Facebook and its
associated companies from all liability arising from the promotion