Competition Terms and Conditions

Instructions and information on how to enter form part of these Conditions of Entry.

Participation in this Promotion (including by a companion) constitutes acceptance of these Conditions of Entry. The resolution of any discrepancy between these Conditions of Entry and/or the advertising of the Promotion will be undertaken by PunkNation in its absolute discretion.

All decisions and actions of PunkNation relating to the Promotion or redemption of the Prize are exercised at PunkNation's absolute discretion and are final. No discussions or correspondence with entrants or any other person will be entered into.

PunkNation may (subject to state/territory regulations) vary the terms of, or terminate, this Promotion at any time at its absolute discretion without liability to any entrant, contestant or other person. PunkNation will not award any Prize if the Promotion is terminated for whatever reason.

If the Promotion is not capable of being conducted due to circumstances beyond PunkNation’s control, including due to any technical or communications problems, PunkNation reserves the right to amend, suspend or cancel the Promotion subject to approval from any relevant authority.

Promotional Period: The Promotion will be conducted on/between the dates specified, during the Promotional Period.

Entry Restrictions: Eligibility to enter the Promotion is subject to the Entry Restrictions.

Ineligibility: Should an entrant be deemed by the Promoter to be ineligible, the entrant may not participate further in the Promotion. All decisions are at the discretion of PunkNation and no correspondence will be entered into in this regard. Unless otherwise stipulated in the Schedule, the following persons are automatically ineligible to enter:

(a) Directors, management, employees, officers and contractors of PunkNation and those of any agencies or suppliers directly associated with this Promotion;

(b) The immediate family members of the above persons. “Immediate family member” means spouse, parent, natural or adopted child and sibling (whether natural or adopted by a parent), whether or not they live in the same household as the director, manager, employee, officer or contractor; and

(c) A person who has won a prize or prizes to the value of $10,000 or more, in any competition(s) run by PunkNation or any Related Body Corporate in the six (6) months prior to their entry in this Promotion.

Entry Procedure: To enter the Promotion, entrants must complete the Entry Procedure and comply with all other applicable requirements during the Promotional Period. Entries will be deemed to have been received at the time of receipt by PunkNation.

Online, SMS and other electronic entries are deemed to have been received at the time of receipt into the Promotion database and not at the time of transmission by the entrant. Ineligible or late entries will be deemed to be invalid. No responsibility is accepted by PunkNation for late, lost, misdirected, ineligible or illegible / inaudible entries (including lost, stolen, forged, defaced or damaged proof of Entry or verification requirements).

Throughout the Promotional Period PunkNation may contact entrants to discuss their entry or to interact with entrants on air, online, on a social media platform or elsewhere, in relation to the Promotion. This does not form part of any judging process nor does it indicate that the entrant is a contestant, finalist or winner. During a Contesting Period there may be separate Contesting Days or Segments as stipulated, broadcast, or published.

Maximum Entries: Entrants can enter the Promotion up to the Maximum Entries. Unless stated otherwise in the Schedule, an entrant can only win once during the Promotional Period. Entries must be submitted separately and each Entry must individually meet the entry requirements and be subject to the Entry Restrictions. Automated and computer generated entries or entrants with multiple aliases may be disqualified.

Cue to Call Entry: When the Promotion involves a “cue to call” PunkNation will broadcast the Promotion on air for entrants to call PunkNation’s competition line as instructed by the broadcast. These Conditions of Entry will apply and will be available to view on the relevant Website or Social Media Platform (as the case may be), or by request in writing to PunkNation. The maximum cost of a standard telephone call to the station competition line is 55 cents (inc GST), whether calls are made during the Promotional Period or not. Higher rates may apply for calls made from mobile or public phones.

SMS Entry: The maximum cost of each SMS to the station is 55 cents (inc GST), whether or not sent during the Promotional Period. Entrants must have a compatible mobile phone with a service provider that permits text messaging to the Promotion SMS number. Entrants may need to consult their service provider to enter the Promotion. SMS entries must be submitted from the entrant’s mobile phone. By entering the promotion by SMS, entrants consent to receiving SMS messages from the PunkNation.

Database Member – Restricted Entry: PunkNation may specify in the Entry Restrictions that eligibility for the Promotion is limited to persons registered on a specific membership database managed and owned by PunkNation or a Related Body Corporate. Registration to any database listed is free and registration is online at PunkNation’s website.

The entrant must be a registered member of the database at the time of entry and at the time of any prize redemption. PunkNation or its representatives may conduct verification checks of that membership database to ensure eligibility. In the event that the entrant’s details do not accord with the details of their registration PunkNation may, at its complete discretion, deem that entrant to be ineligible to enter or to win or to redeem a prize in the Promotion.

Interaction with Entrants: If in the course of a telephone call related to participation or entry in the Promotion, the telephone line drops out or breaks up PunkNation may proceed to another caller. In such event, PunkNation will not be responsible for the awarding of any prize to the caller whose line dropped out or disconnected for whatever reason.

Games of Skill: If the Promotion only involves a game of skill, all valid entries will be judged by the judge(s) based upon the Judging Details as specified. Chance plays no part in determining the outcome.

Games of Chance: If the Promotion involves an element of chance, the Promotion will be conducted in accordance with any Draw Details as specified.

Entry Publicity: By entering the Promotion, all entrants consent to their entry and/or other communications with PunkNation being broadcast on air and communicated to the public via any medium. Entrants will not be compensated for this use. It is a condition of entry that PunkNation has the right to publicise, broadcast and communicate to the public the names, characters, likenesses or voices of entrants for any promotion or matter incidental to the Promotion.

Contact: If an entrant or winner is not successfully contacted in a telephone call or attempted telephone call by PunkNation in relation to participation or entry in the Promotion (including where a third party answers the telephone on the entrant's or winner’s behalf), that entrant may be disqualified and a replacement entrant or winner (whichever is applicable) selected by PunkNation.

Technical problems: PunkNation is not responsible for any problems or require the entrant to verify, that the Entry Content is the entrant’s original work. If Entry Content cannot be verified to the Promoter’s satisfaction, PunkNation may disqualify the relevant entry. PunkNation may, in its absolute discretion, edit, modify, delete, remove or take down any part of Entry Content.

Entry Content must not include:

(a) any image, video, recording or other kind of depiction of any other person (except incidentally and not prominently) without that person’s express consent. If a person is a minor, the express consent of the minor’s parent or guardian must be obtained before being included in any Entry Content (and if the minor is over 13, the minor's express consent must also be obtained). Entrants warrant that if any such content is included, they have obtained the express consent of the relevant person;

(b) any content that in PunkNation's opinion contravenes any law, infringes the rights of any person or is obscene, offensive, potentially def amatory, discriminatory, indecent or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate (which may include, without limitation, content involving nudity , malice, violence or swearing); and

(c) any literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work, any audio-visual or sound recording, or any other content in which copyright subsists, unless the entrant is entitled to do so. By including any such content in their entry, the entrant warrants that they have the permission of the relevant copyright owner to do so and that this permission allows PunkNation to use the entry in accordance with these Conditions of Entry

Assignment of rights in Entry: By submitting an Entry to the Promotion, the entrant licenses PunkNation to use the Entry Content in any manner PunkNation wishes (including modifying, adapting, copying, publishing, broadcasting or communicating the entry, whether in original or modified form, in whole or in part or not at all), by way of all media, in perpetuity, without payment to the entrant (of royalties, compensation or otherwise). Entries become the property of PunkNation. Once submitted, no changes to or withdrawal of an entry will be permitted. Entries will not be returned by PunkNation.

Intellectual Property and Moral Rights: By entering this Promotion, the entrant:

(a) consents to any dealings with their Entry Content that may otherwise infringe their moral rights in an entry
(b) agrees not to assert any moral rights (wherever and whenever such rights are recognised) in respect of their entry or publicity materials containing any part of their entry, against PunkNation, its assigns, licensees and successors in title; and
(c) undertakes to PunkNation that their entry is not in breach of any third party intellectual property rights.

Publicity: Entrants (and their companions, as relevant) may be required by PunkNation to participate in photo, recording, video or film session(s), and they grant the right to use such publicity materials in any medium (including, without limitation, the internet) to PunkNation to use in any manner it sees fit.

Prize Details: All prize(s) will be awarded as specified in the Prize Details. If a prize is unavailable for any reason PunkNation, at its discretion, may substitute for it another item of equal or higher value.

The Prize(s) are subject to any Prize Restrictions and any requirements of relevant state/territory authorities. Each Prize or part thereof is subject to availability, non-transferable and non-exchangeable, must be used on any dates specified in these Conditions of Entry or as stipulated by PunkNation or prize provider and is not redeemable for cash unless cash is specified. PunkNation will not be responsible or liable if for any reason beyond its reasonable control any element of any prize is not provided. PunkNation will not be liable for any damage to or delay in delivery of any prize, or for any compensation in relation to any prize.

Prize Values: Prize values are generally the recommended retail value as provided by the prize provider, are in Australian dollars, include GST (unless otherwise stipulated) and are correct at the time of preparation of these Conditions of Entry. PunkNation accepts no responsibility for any tax implications that may arise from winning any prize. Independent financial advice should be sought. PunkNation takes no responsibility for variations in the value of any prize.

Vouchers: All vouchers awarded are valid until the expiry date specified on the voucher or by the prize provider, and are subject to any terms and conditions imposed by the prize provider. PunkNation is not liable for any voucher that has been lost, stolen, forged, damaged or tampered with in any way once awarded.

Meet & Greet: Unless expressly stated otherwise, a prize that involves a “meet and greet” element with a celebrity/artist/public figure (Celebrity) is subject to the availability of that Celebrity, and will be at the discretion of the Celebrity’s management. PunkNation will not be liable for the failure of the winner and any companions to meet the Celebrity for whatever reason, and no cash or alternative tickets will be awarded in lieu of that element of the prize.

Alcohol: Should any prize include an event at which alcohol will be served, participants must be aged 18 years or over. Minors are not permitted to attend the prize event. All prize winners and their companions must carry valid photo identification with them at all times during the prize event.

If alcohol is made available as part of the prize at the prize event, it will be served in accordance with the principles of responsible service of alcohol as exercised by the staff and management of the premises at which the prize event takes place. The premises staff and management reserve the right to refuse service of alcohol to any prize winner or their companions should they be deemed to be intoxicated.

Travel: Unless expressly stated otherwise, if a prize involves travel, no other costs will be included and all expenses (including, but not limited to, the costs of transport to and from a prize venue and meals), other than those specifically ref erred to, will be at each prize winner’s and (if applicable) their companion(s)’s cost. Accommodation prizes cover room charges only.

PunkNation will not be liable for the failure of the winner and any companions to meet travel schedules or cancellations for whatever reason and regardless as to fault, and no cash or alternative tickets or bookings will be awarded in lieu of that element of the prize. No travel insurance is included in any travel prize.

Unless otherwise specified, entrants/winners/companions must make their own way to and from all events associated with the Promotion/prize at their own cost.

Tickets: Unless expressly stated otherwise, if a prize involves tickets to an event, PunkNation will not be responsible for any changes in times or dates, cancellations or rescheduling of events that may prevent the prize winner from redeeming the prize or any part of it and no cash or alternative tickets will be awarded in lieu of that element of the prize.

All tickets are only valid for the date or period specified on the tickets or by the prize provider, and are subject to any terms and conditions imposed by the prize provider, including any conditions of entry into the relevant event location (e.g. behaviour requirements and applicable dress codes), any conditions of ticket validity and any restrictions on ticket on-sale or transfer.

PunkNation does not control entry to the relevant event location. Once awarded, PunkNation is not liable for any ticket that has been lost, stolen, forged, damaged or tampered with in any way.

Cash: Cash prizes may be awarded in the form of a cheque or by an EFT transfer to the winner’s nominated bank account. Cash transfers or cheques may take up to thirty (30) working days to process prior to being ready for collection or postage, from the date the prize provider contacts the prize winner to confirm their details.

Set-up of Prizes: If a prize requires installation, set-up, ongoing mobile or data plans, or any other ongoing arrangements, care or costs, the relevant winner/companion is responsible for these arrangements.

Minors: Entrants under the age of 18 years must have parent or guardian consent to enter the Promotion. If any participant in a challenge or activity conducted in connection with this Promotion is under 18 years of age, a parent or legal guardian of that person must be present for the duration of that event. PunkNation reserves the right to stipulate that entrants, winners and/or companions must be aged 21 or over in suitable instances where applicable.

Claiming Prizes: PunkNation may require prize winners to provide proof of identity, proof of residency and proof of entry validity (Evidence) in order to claim a Prize. The suitability of Evidence supplied is at PunkNation’s discretion. In the event that a prize winner cannot provide suitable Evidence, the prize winner will forfeit the prize and no substitute will be offered. If a prize winner does not redeem any element of a prize, that element of the prize will be forfeited by the prize winner and cash will not be awarded in lieu of that prize or any part of it.

Notification & Publication of Winners: Prize winners will be notified in accordance with the Notification of Winners. Prize winners’ names and state or territory of residence will be published as specified in Publication Details. PunkNation and the agencies associated with this Promotion may also publish the name and state or territory of the winners on the Website(s) or Social Media Platform(s). By entering, entrants request that their full address not be published.

Proxy: If PunkNation has expressly stated that a proxy can attend an event related to the Promotion on behalf of an entrant or winner, the entrant must provide all details to PunkNation and otherwise comply with all instructions of PunkNation regarding the proxy. Entrants/winners who nominate a proxy accept all decisions made by the proxy. For the purposes of these Conditions of Entry, all references to an entrant/winner will also be deemed to apply to that entrant's/winner's proxy, as relevant. The proxy must:

(a) comply with any requirements specified by PunkNation including age, location, availability, etc.; 

(b) accept and agree to be bound by these Conditions of Entry and any additional conditions provided by PunkNation or prize supplier/s and must sign any document PunkNation requires for this purpose; and

(c) accept that they will not receive any prizes on behalf of any prize winner.

Risks: Entrants (and their companions, as relevant) acknowledge that there may be inherent risks involved in entering this Promotion or taking or participating in the prize(s). If entry or a prize involves travel, stunts or challenges, PunkNation may require participants to submit to a medical examination by a medical practitioner and obtain clearance to participate in the Promotion or redeem a prize.

Any entrant, prize winner or participant in a Promotion event may be required to sign an acknowledgement of risk and waiver of liability (in terms specified by PunkNation) to expressly acknowledge that participation in the Promotion or prize event may be inherently dangerous and that if they choose to participate they will do so at their own risk. In particular, a reasonable level of health and fitness may be required.

PunkNation reserves the right to preclude the participation of any person ref using to sign such documentation, or to exclude any person who is suffering from asthma, epilepsy, significant back or neck problems or physical or mental disabilities or is pregnant or whom PunkNation in its sole discretion deems to be unable to participate in any of the experiences for safety reasons.

Liability: PunkNation and its related bodies corporate, contractors and agencies associated with this Promotion will not be liable for any loss (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss), damage or personal injury which is suffered or sustained (including without limitation that caused by any person’s negligence) relating to this Promotion or the awarding or redemption of any prize except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law (in which case liability is limited to the minimum amount allowable by law).

Australian Consumer Law: A prize winner has rights under the Australian Consumer Law and other similar legislation which cannot be excluded, restricted or modified by PunkNation. These rights include a statutory guarantee that any services provided by PunkNation will be rendered with due care and skill and that any goods supplied will be of acceptable quality.

These Conditions of Entry do not exclude, restrict or modify those statutory rights in any way. However, to the extent it is permitted by law to do so, PunkNation makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, other than those contained within the Australian Consumer Law, regarding the quality and suitability of any prize and will not be responsible for breach of any such terms.

Social Media: If any part of the Promotion is run on social media, entrants release the Social Media Platform(s) and its/their associated companies from all liability arising in respect of the Promotion and acknowledge that:

(a) the Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, any Social Media Platform;

(b) any information provided by the entrant in connection with the Promotion is provided to PunkNation and not to any Social Media Platform; and

(c) any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Promotion will be directed to PunkNation, not to any Social Media Platform.

Privacy: PunkNation collects the personal information that entrants provide for the purpose of administering the Promotion. PunkNation may also use entrants’ personal information in advertisements, publications, media statements and other promotional material associated with the Promotion, and to contact them by electronic messaging (including email and SMS) f or marketing purposes, including notifications about future promotions and special offers regarding PunkNation’s products and services.

Disclosure of Personal Information: PunkNation may also disclose entrants’ personal information to its related bodies corporate, contractors and agencies connected with this Promotion, any prize provider and relevant authorities in the relevant states/territories for the purposes of administering the Promotion, marketing and publicity.

Privacy Policy: PunkNation’s privacy policy can be viewed at www.punknation.com.au. It contains information about how entrants can complain about a privacy breach and how PunkNation will deal with such a complaint, how entrants can seek access to the personal information PunkNation holds about them and seek the correction of such information, and how they can opt out of receiving direct marketing messages.

Third Party use of Personal Information: At the time of entry, an entrant may be given the opportunity to consent to a stated third party collecting their personal information for a stated purpose, e.g. for future competition and marketing purposes of the third party. By providing this consent, an entrant consents to the storage and stated use of their personal information by the third party. Entrants should contact the third party to view the third party 's privacy policy.