CHANNEL SEVEN SUNRISE “SMURFS” COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS
By entering the Sunrise ‘SMURFS’ Competition, you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions:
1. STANDARD TERMS
1.1 Information on how to enter forms part of the terms of entry.
2. WHO CAN ENTER?
2.1 Subject to clause 2.2, entry is open to all residents of Australia, over the age of 18 years, where the Channel Seven and affiliate broadcasting signals are received.
2.2 One winner must be over the age of 18 years.
2.3 Employees and their immediate families and friends of Seven Network (Operations) Limited, Sony Pictures Releasing Pty Ltd and their associated agencies and companies are not eligible to enter.
3. HOW TO ENTER
3.1 The competition commences on Monday 20 March 2017 at 5:30am (AEDT) and concludes on Friday 31 March 2017 at 9:00am (AEDT) (“the Competition Period”).
3.2 In order to enter, viewers must:
a) log onto the Sunrise website (yahoo.com/sunrise) and register their full name, address (including state and postcode), email address;
b) include the YouTube URL, upload to the Sunrise website or email your entry to email@example.com of you fulfilling the competition question ‘In a short video, tell us who your favourite Smurf is and why’.
3.3 Entries must be received by Friday 31 March 2017 at 9:00am (AEDT).
3.4 Entries are limited to one entry per person per email address.
3.5 The entry must be:
(a) the original independent creation of the entrant; and
(b) free from any claims, including but not restricted to copyright or trademark claims, by other parties.
3.6 Entry details remain the property of the Promoter and will not be returned to the entrant. The winners agree to grant the Promoter a perpetual and non-exclusive licence to use their entries in all media worldwide and the winners will not be entitled to any fee for such use.
4.1 There will be a total 1 (one) major prize winner of the Competition:
• Return economy flights from nearest capital city to Los Angeles
• Return airport and hotel transfers to Los Angeles
• 5 (five) nights’ accommodation in min 3.5 star Los Angeles hotel
• VIP Smurf Animation Experience
• Return transfers from hotel to Sony Pictures Animation Studio
• 1 (one) day pass to Disneyland (Disneyland Resort or California Adventure)
• Travel Insurance
Total Prize Value $14,500.
4.2 The winner and their travelling companions are responsible for all other expenses including but not limited to meals, incidentals, tips, service charges, spending money, visas and transfers (other than those specified),
activities, tickets or passes, room service, telephone calls, mini-bar items, laundry services, insurance, excess payable on insurance claims, passports and visas (if applicable).
4.3 The prize is valid for 12 months from the competition launch date. Package is based on 2 (two) adults and 2 (two) children under 12 years old sharing a room.
4.4 Prize not available during Australian or US Public or National holiday periods or during period 12th December 2017 to 16th January 2018.
4.5 All components of the prize must be taken together and the winner and their travel companions must travel together and depart from and return to the same departure point.
4.6 The winner and their travelling companions must make their own way to their nearest capital city airport. The prize does not include the cost the winner may incur to travel to the airport including any ancillary costs (eg. excess luggage fees).
4.7 Flights are economy class and may be indirect. The airline’s Conditions of Carriage apply to all flights The Winner and travelling companions must travel at the same time and are responsible for transport from their residence to their nearest Capital City Airport in Australia. These conditions apply for all flights.
4.8 Winners may be required to present a credit card at time of accommodation check-in to the hotel for all incidental charges.
4.9 The prize (or any part thereof) cannot be sold, is not transferable (i.e. no name changes) or exchangeable and cannot be taken for cash. Once tickets are issued, they are non-endorsable and non-transferable. Any alterations to confirmed flights and/or accommodation details will be at the expense of the winner. All components of the Prize must be fulfilled at the same time and they cannot be split across different time periods. A valid passport is required for all international travel. The name on the airfare bookings must appear exactly as written in the winner’s passport and that of the winner’s travelling companion. The Promoter, Sponsor or Agent are not responsible for being denied boarding or any re-issue costs charged by the airline due to an incorrect name supplied.
4.10 The winner and their companions may not accrue frequent flyer points or other credits or points associated with any travel loyalty programs. Prizes cannot be used in conjunction with travel discounts or special offers. Any extension or variation of the travel dates nominated by the Promoter or Agent will be at the cost and responsibility of the Winner. Any requests to extend or vary travel arrangements must be made in writing and must be received by the Promoter (or Agent) prior to time of booking. Once booked, any changes made to the booking may incur a cancellation or amendment fee, at the cost and responsibility of the winner. Any changes to the travel, flights, accommodation or scheduling arrangements are at the expense of the Winner and their travelling companions.
4.11 The prize winner and their companions are solely responsible for their entry and the entry of their travel companion, at their own expense, including ensuring all necessary passports, visas, travel authorisations, medical advice and recommended vaccinations and immunisations have been obtained prior to travel.
4.12 Winner and guest must have passports with at least 6 months validity from date of arrival back in the country and applicable visas/permissions.
4.13 Winners must register on line for US ESTA Immigration https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov
4.14 The winner and their companions agree to abide to any prevailing terms and conditions of flight provider (Conditions of Carriage), accommodation provider, transport provider, services provider, transfers provider, travel insurance provider, tour or ticket providers, and in particular, any health, behaviour, age and safety requirements. No compensation will be payable by the Agent of the Promoter if a winner or their travel companion, are unable to use any element of the prize as stated for whatever reason, including ejection, delay, refusal of entry into or departure from the U.S.A or participation in certain activities for health, age, behaviour or safety reasons. Any tickets, passes or vouchers issued as part of a prize are subject to the prevailing terms and conditions of use, are only valid for use within the stated duration on the tickets, passes or vouchers issued, and are not replaceable if lost, stolen or damaged. Any part of a prize that is not taken for any reason is forfeited by the winner.
4.15 The Promoter or Agent accepts no responsibility for any tax implications that may arise from acceptance or redemption of the prize, or this Competition. Independent financial advice should be sought by the Winner prior to accepting the Prize. The Promoter, Sponsor and Agent accept no responsibility for any variation in Prize value.
4.16 The Promoter reserves the right to require the winner and their travel companion to sign any legal documentation as and in the form required by the Promoter, Agent, or suppliers of prizes, in their absolute discretion including without limitation a form of waiver or release with respect to acceptance or usage of the
prize, or any liability arising out of or in relation to the Prize or this Competition. Bookings will be made by the Sponsor. Flight schedules and accommodation arrangements are subject to change without notice.
4.17 All prize elements cannot be exchanged, transferred or redeemed for cash. If for any reason, a prize winner cannot take any component of the prize then that portion of the prize will be forfeited and not redeemable for cash.
4.18 All components of the prize, including accommodation are subject to availability, based on a limited allocation of rooms and may not be available during special events. In the event that any component of a prize is unavailable for any reason, subject to State legislation, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute that prize component with another prize of equal value and the prize winner will be notified accordingly.
4.19 It is the responsibility of the winner to enquire about local issues and conditions at destinations before travel. The Promoter and sponsor make no representation as to the safety, conditions or other issues that may exist at any destination. Compliance with any health or other government requirements is the responsibility of the prize winner. International travel advice can be obtained from various sources, including government, local consular offices and the website of the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
4.20 Winners must make their own way to and from the event. No transport will be provided.
4.21 No refund or exchange on any movie ticket or passes except as required by law and as otherwise specified by the seller.
4.22 Tickets may not be resold or offered for resale at a premium (including via on-line auction sites) or used for advertising, promotion or other commercial purposes (including competitions and trade promotions) or to enhance the demand for other goods or services by the bearer. If a ticket is sold or used in breach of this condition, the ticket may be cancelled and the bearer of the ticket may be refused admission.
4.23 Scalping warning: The resale of tickets in certain circumstances is governed by ticket sales legislation and may attract criminal penalties
4.24 Airline, flight route and dates of travel are subject to the promoter’s absolute and final decision
4.25 In participating in the prizes, the winners agree to participate and co-operate as required in all editorial activities relating to the Competition, including but not limited to being interviewed and photographed. The winners grant the promoter a perpetual and non-exclusive licence to use such footage and photographs in all media worldwide and the winners will not be entitled to any fee for such use.
4.26 The winners agree that they will not and will ensure that their companions do not sell or otherwise make available their story and/or photographs to any media or other organisation.
4.27 If any prize (or part of any prize) is unavailable, the Promoter, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the prize (or that part of the prize) with a prize of equal value and/or specification, subject to any written directions from a regulatory authority.
4.28 It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winners must comply with all the conditions of use of the prize and the prize supplier’s requirements.
4.29 Any changes by the winner made to the specified prize package (including travel extensions, additional guests, etc) will be subject to an administration fee of $250, which must be settled in full prior to booking confirmation.
4.30 Full details of prizes can be obtained by telephoning the Seven Network in each state on Sydney 02 8777 7777; Melbourne 03 9697 7777; Adelaide 08 8342 7777; Brisbane 07 3369 7777; Perth 08 9344 0777 or at yahoo7.com.au/sunrise.
5. HOW TO WIN
5.1 There will be 1 (one) winners of the Competition.
5.2 Each entrant who has entered the Competition over the Competition Period and registered all details in accordance with clause 3 (“Qualifying Entrant”) will be entered into the Competition.
5.3 The winners will be the entries judged by a panel of representatives appointed by the Promoter to be the most creative and/or original from the national pool received. All entries will be judged at the Sunrise offices before Friday 7 April at 17.00pm AEDT. The competition is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winner.
5.4 The prize will be awarded to the entry judged the most creative and/or original.
5.5 Winners will be notified by telephone within 2 days of the judging.
5.6 The judges’ decision is final and the Promoter will not enter into correspondence regarding the result.
5.7 Incomprehensible and illegible entries will be deemed invalid.
5.8 It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winners must comply with all the conditions of use of the prize and prize supplier’s requirements.
5.9 It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner may be required to sign a legal release in a form determined by the Promoter or the Sponsor, as the case may be, in their absolute discretion.
6. NO LIABILITY
6.1 In the case of the intervention of any outside act, agent or event which prevents or significantly hinders the Promoter’s ability to proceed with the competition on the dates and in the manner described in these terms and conditions, including but not limited to vandalism, power failures, tempests, natural disasters, acts of God, civil unrest, strike, war, act of terrorism, the Promoter may in its absolute discretion cancel, modify or suspend the competition. If, due to circumstances beyond the Promoter’s control, the Promoter is unable to provide the stated prize, the Promoter reserves the right to award a substitute prize.
6.2 The Seven Network (Operations) Limited, and its franchisees and their associated agencies and companies and Sony Pictures Releasing Pty Ltd will not take any responsibility for prizes damaged or lost in transit, or late, lost or misdirected mail.
6.3 The Seven Network (Operations) Limited & affiliates and its franchisees and their associated agencies and companies and Sony Pictures Releasing Pty Ltd will not be liable for any misadventure, accident, injury, loss (including but not limited to consequential loss) or claim that may occur:
a) during the judging;
b) whilst undertaking any travel won on or connected with their entry into the competition; or
c) in the participation in any prize;
d) as a consequence of late, lost or misdirected mail;
e) due to the broadcast of any program relating to the competition or the publication of any material, including any statements made by any compere, staff member, journalist, other entrants or any other person;
f) in relation to failure of an entry to be received by the Promoter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion;
g) arising from or related to any problem or technical malfunction of any computer equipment, software, internet connection, any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer software related to or resulting from participation in this promotion
6.4 The Promoter reserves the right to reasonably amend or vary these terms and conditions at its sole discretion, orally or in writing, for the purpose of Seven’s programming, scheduling or production requirements.
6.5 The Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who the Promoter has reason to believe has breached any of these conditions, or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the promotion. The Promoter’s and the Sponsor’s legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are reserved.
6.5 Seven Network (Operations) Limited and the Sponsor assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, and reserves the right to take any action that may be available.
6.6 If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter or the Sponsor 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, take any action that may be available, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition
7. PROMOTER’S DETAILS
7.1 The Promoter is Seven Network (Operations) Limited (ABN 65 052 845 262) of Level 2, 38-42 Pirrama Road, Pyrmont, NSW 2009.
7.2 The Sponsor is Sony Pictures Releasing Pty Ltd (ABN 28 000 030 115) of Level 26, 1 Market Street, Sydney NSW 2000
7.3 Seven Network Limited (ABN 16 007 525 920) and its related entities (“Seven”), is collecting the entrant's
personal information for the purpose of conducting and promoting this competition (including but not limited to determining and notifying winners). The entrant’s personal information may be disclosed to Twentieth Century Fox Film Distributors for this purpose. The entrant may request access to his or her personal information by writing to Privacy Officer, c/- Legal Department, Seven Network Limited, PO Box 777, Pyrmont, NSW, 2009.
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