VFF COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS


Participation in any promotion is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions

The promotion is run by the Victorian Farmers Federation (herein known as VFF) ABN 67 079 980 304 of 24 – 28 Collins Street Melbourne 3000

Information on how to enter and the details of all prizes form part of these terms and conditions

Entry is open to all Australian residents, aged 18 years and over

Entrants must read and participation in the promotion is deemed as consent to these terms and conditions

Employees (and their immediate families) of the VFF and agencies associated with this promotion, are ineligible to enter. Immediate family means any of the following: spouse, ex-spouse, de-facto spouse, child or step-child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step-parent, grandparent, step-grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, brother, sister, step-brother, step-sister or first cousin

VFF reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including an entrant’s identity, age and place of residence). In addition, VFF also reserves the right to request the winner to provide proof of identity, age and entry validity. Proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address. Identification considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of VFF

VFF reserves the right, absolutely, to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that VFF considers is not in accordance with these terms and conditions

To enter, individuals must: 
a) Provide their name, email address and agree to the terms and conditions
b) Submit their entry in accordance with the competition instructions

If a prize is not available at the date the prize winners are announced, the VFF reserves the right to substitute the stated prize with a prize of comparable value

Any photo provided by an entrant must be their own and must not have been used by any individual or other organisation for any other purpose. Each entrant warrants that their entry is an original which does not infringe the rights, including copyright and privacy rights, of any third party. Each entrant and their parent/guardian agrees to indemnify VFF against all costs or loss suffered as a result of any claim by a third party arising from a breach of the warranty set out in this rule 

Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be deemed invalid 

Photos should be taken in a safe and lawful location. VFF will not be held responsible for an entrant taking a photograph in circumstances that pose a risk of personal injury or legal implications

If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, VFF reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to request and obtain proof of the identity of the entrant

Entries must be submitted by email to vff@vff.org.au or as otherwise specified in the competition instructions

The winners will be notified via phone call in the week after the closing date 

The winner will be drawn by the competition panel at VFF via a random draw 

VFF’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into

Each winner will be required to provide their contact details to VFF for delivery of the entrant’s prize. If, for any reason, a winner or their parent/guardian does not contact VFF within two weeks of winning, then the prize will be allocated to the next drawn entrant as decided by the judging panel

The prize, or any unused portion of the prize, is not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash. On-selling of prizes is not permitted

Entrants warrant and agree that: 

a) they will not submit any content that is unlawful or fraudulent, or that breaches any intellectual property, privacy, publicity or other rights of any person, or is defamatory, obscene, derogatory, pornographic, sexually inappropriate, violent, abusive, harassing, threatening, objectionable with respect to race, religion, origin, sexual orientation, disability or gender, or is not suitable for children aged under 15, or is otherwise unsuitable for publication; 
b) they will obtain full prior consent from any person who has jointly created or has any rights in the content, to the uses and terms of this agreement; 
c) their content shall not contain viruses or cause injury or harm to any person or entity; and 
d) 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 in Australia 

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 VFF including but not limited to technical difficulties, unauthorised intervention or fraud, VFF reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the promotion

Without limiting any other terms in this agreement, the entrant agrees to indemnify VFF in respect of any loss incurred as a result of the entrant’s breach of any of the above terms 

To the extent permitted by law, VFF is not responsible or liable for loss to any person that arises out of: 

a) purported entries that are not received for any reason whatsoever 
b) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any service whether or not caused by traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website 
c) unauthorised human intervention in any part of the competition 
d) any damage to persons or property, including to the participant's or any other person's computer related to, or resulting from, participation or downloading any materials in this competition. 
e) Injury or loss sustained to any persons or property in the course of participating in any activity won as a prize. 

Failure by VFF to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.