Entry is open to Australian Residents over the age of 18
Employees, immediate family members of employees, employees of any company associated with the Promotion are ineligible to enter.
The promotion commences at 08/11/2019 and closes at 11:45PM AEST January 31, 2020. One (1) entry will be selected from all entries on 03/02/2020 at 11am at Suite 206/46a MacLeay St, Elizabeth Bay NSW 2011.
The prize is non-negotiable, and may not be replaced or refunded.
As the total value of the prizes is greater than $10,000, the draw and the announcement of the prize winner will be scrutinised by an independent person.
The winner will be published on 07/02/2020 at facebook.com/cruisepassenger
Prize-winner will be notified by Cruise Passenger by February 5, 2020. The winner will be contacted by email.
To enter, Eligible Entrants must fill in their first name, email address, and answer one multiple choice question on the competition landing page.
Total prize pool value is up to $22,000 (including GST) as at 05 November 2020. The winner will receive:
– A 7-nights/8-days’ luxury expedition cruise from Juneau, USA to Vancouver, Canada provided by PONANT Yacht Cruises and Expeditions for the winner and one (1) guest travelling from 21 July 2020 to 29 July 2020.
– Airfares for two (2) in Economy class from Australia to Seattle, USA and from Vancouver, Canada to Australia.
– One night’s accommodation for two in Seattle pre-cruise on 21 July 2020
– One night’s accommodation for two in Vancouver post cruise on 29 July 2020
One-way flight Seattle to Juneau to embark
– Transfer to Juneau port for embarkation for 2 on day 1
– Accommodation on board Le Soleal for two (2) people in a Deluxe Stateroom, Deck Three.
– All meals and open bar while on board (open bar excludes premium alcoholic beverages as indicated on bar menus)
– Complimentary WiFi on board
– Regular Zodiac outings and shore landings accompanied by an expert Expedition team
– Onboard lectures, daily recaps and briefings
– Parka gift to take home with you
– Free boot rental
Prize cannot be transferred, exchanged or redeemed for cash
It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner must comply with all the conditions of use of the prize and the prize supplier’s requirements. It is the responsibility of the winner to confirm such conditions with the prize supplier or other relevant third parties.
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 in its absolute discretion.
All entrants agree that if they win the prize, they will not, and their companions will not, sell or otherwise provide their story and/or photographs to any media or other organisation, including the internet. Photographs will be allowed only at the discretion of the Promoter.
Prize must be taken from 21 July 2020 to 29 July 2020. In the event a winner does not take the prize by the time stipulated, then the entire prize will be forfeited by the winner and cash will not be awarded in lieu of the prize.
The winner acknowledges and accepts that activities that form part of the prize are inherently dangerous and may result in death, injury, incapacity, damage to property or other losses. The Promoter is not responsible for any acts of god, such as adverse weather conditions or industrial action or civil commotion that may take place. The winner must make his or her own enquiries about local issues and conditions at destinations prior to travel.
The winner/s (and their companion) is/are responsible for all other expenses including spending money, meals (unless specified), drinks, transfers (unless specified), laundry charges, activities (unless specified), incidentals, taxes (excluding departure and any other flight associated taxes included within the prize), energy surcharges, gratuities, services charges, passports, visas, travel insurance and all other ancillary costs. Travel insurance is highly recommended to protect against the additional costs incurred in the event of unforeseen circumstances. The winner is responsible for ensuring that they and their travelling companion(s) are fit to travel and have received appropriate immunisations and/or health checks prior to taking the prize.
The winner/s and travelling companion must travel at the same time, must depart from the same capital city and are responsible for transport from their residence to their nearest city for flight departure (Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane).
If the winner/s is under the age of 18 as at the date of the draw, an adult must accompany the minor in the participation of the prize.
The prize must be taken from 21 July 2020 to 29 July 2020 and is subject to hotel and flight availability. The prize is not available during peak times such as public holidays and school holidays (if applicable) and cannot be changed once the booking has been made. Air tickets are available on the regular scheduled services of each airline and are subject to seasonal embargos. Flight itinerary may have to be adjusted depending on the airlines departure city and their current flight schedule. Frequent Flyer points are not available from any airline. A credit card imprint or cash deposit may be required from the winner at check-in to the hotel, for all incidental charges. Once accommodation vouchers are issued they are non-changeable.
The winner and his or her travel companion are responsible for complying with health and any other government requirements that may apply to the prize. All prize travel will be subject to the carrier’s General Conditions of Carriage. It is the traveller’s personal responsibility to ensure that they have valid travel documentation, including valid passports and visas, which meet the requirements of government authorities at the relevant destinations. Any fines, penalties, payments or expenditures incurred as a result of such documents not meeting the requirements of those authorities will be the sole responsibility of the traveller/s. The Promoter makes no representation as to the safety, conditions or other issues that may exist at any destination. Entrants should obtain travel advice from independent sources, such as the web site of the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
The winner/s must claim the prize within 3 days of being notified by replying to the notification email or confirming via phone to ensure that the prize is taken during the travel dates. A redraw will take place on 11 February 2019 at 11am at Suite 206/46a MacLeay St, Elizabeth Bay NSW 2011. If a winner is drawn they will be contacted in writing within two (2) business days and will have their name published at facebook.com/cruisepassenger.
The value of this prize and inclusions are correct at time of printing and subject to change at any time. Any change to the prize between the publishing date and the date the prize is claimed is not the responsibility of the promoter(s).
As a condition of entry, entrants must agree to receive mail and/or email newsletters/ brochures from PONANT and Cruise Passenger.
Entrants can only enter the competition once.
This promotion does not involve a round in which players are eliminated. To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter is not responsible or liable for:
(i) inaccurate / incorrect transcription of entry information;
(ii) purported entries that are not received for any reason, including because they are lost, misdirected or stolen, or that are received, but are late, illegible, incomplete, or sent other than as directed in the entry instructions;
(iii) any problems or technical failures of any kind, including malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems or network, servers or providers, computer equipment, or software;
(iv) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any service whether or not caused by traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website;
(v) unauthorised human intervention in any part of the competition;
(ii) (vi) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the competition;
(vii) 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 a winner; or
(viii) any injury or 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;
(ix) 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 the competition and recommence it from the start on the same conditions.