terms and conditions

General Terms and conditions

General Terms & Conditions 2GB - 2015

Examples of minor promotions on Radio 2GB:

1.Alan Jones Music Segment:

Everyday during the breakfast program Alan Jones asks listeners a question relating to the CD of the week. The nominated caller/s through with the right answer will win a general prize.

 

2.Chris Smith ‘Smithys Quiz’ Segment:

Everyday during the afternoon program Chris Smith will ask quiz questions. The format is a last man standing quiz, with callers answering questions until they get one wrong, then revert to the next caller. The last caller to answer question 5 correctly will win the general prize/s.

 

3.Ben Fordham Happy Hour:

Every Friday during the drive program Ben Fordham will cue ‘Happy Hour’. The nominated caller/s through will win the general prize/s.

 

4.Sportszone Quiz:

Every Friday clues to a person or thing will be given out throughout the Sportzone program. The nominated correct caller/s through will win the general prize/s.

 

5.General Prize Sheet:

Various general prizes are given away as part of quizzes, segments and/or as gifts to listeners during the week. These are at the announcer's discretion.

Prizes:

General prizes include CD's, DVD's, flowers/fruit, books, games, toys, movie passes, theatre tickets, restaurant vouchers, accommodation vouchers etc.

 

Terms & Conditions:

These terms and conditions will be available to view at 2GB.com during the time of its validity.

All winners are automatically entered on the 2GB Promotions Database.

Only one minor prize can be won by any one listener OR a member of the same family within a THREE week period.

Only one minor prize can be won per household within a THREE week period.

Only one minor prize can be won by a member of an immediate family within a THREE week period.

Only one major prize can be won in a competition conducted by any station of the Macquarie Radio Network by any one listener within a twelve month period.

For any end of week draw, only one entry per person will be accepted.

The maximum single value for a major prize is worth $1,000, unless otherwise specified in an additional permit.

Where specified, prizes may need to be collected from the studios/office of Radio 2GB. If a prize is required to be collected and the winner cannot collect, the winner will incur the cost of a courier, postage or forfeit the prize.

All winners contact details are retained for administrative purposes only.

Winners who ‘opt-in’ to receive information from external companies may be contacted by those companies for any purpose.

No information will be disclosed to anyone outside 2GB.

All Prize fulfilment can take up to four weeks due to the amount of prizes given away.

Once the prize has left the offices of Radio 2GB we hold no responsibility regarding breakages or loss of parcel. In case of lost mail the winner will need to liaise directly with their local post office. 2GB will make every effort to help the situation but replacements are not guaranteed.

If the prize is not available due to unforseen circumstances Radio 2GB reserves the right to exchange the prize for something of equal value.

Judges decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.

Winners cannot exchange prizes for cash or for any other prize.

Current Employees of the Macquarie Radio Network and their immediate families and group companies and any other company associated to the specific competition are not eligible to enter the competitions.

Unless otherwise advised, only residents of the 2GB listening area in New South Wales are eligible to enter competitions and win prizes.

Radio 2GB reserves the right to request winners to provide proof of identity and proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address. Identification considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of the promoter.

All contestants release from, and indemnify 2GB and the Macquarie Radio Network against all liability, cost, loss or expense arising out of accepting the prize or participation in the competition including but not limited to loss of income and personal injury.

If the winner is under the age of 18 years, the prize may be awarded to the winner's parent or guardian.

Radio 2GB has the right to temporarily or permanently disqualify any person from taking part in any promotions or competitions if the station, in its sole discretion, deems that person to have broken the rules of the general prize giveaways. The person will be advised of this in writing after the decision to disqualify has been made.

In the event that for any reason whatsoever a winner does not take an element of the prize at the time stipulated by the promoter then that element of the prize will be forfeited by the winner and cash will not be awarded in lieu of that element of the prize.

In the event that for any reason whatsoever a show, concert or event is cancelled radio 2GB will not be held liable to replace the prize. Replacement prizes will be at the discretion of the promoter.

At no time will Radio 2GB be held responsible for faults or drop outs in telephony or other IT communication in relation to on-air contesting, whether in the contestants device or connection or Radio 2GB's device or connection. In such an instance, no compensatory prizes or allowance will be made.

Radio 2GB may at any time and  in its absolute discretion alter, amend, add to, waive or enforce the General Competition Rules and any Specific Competition Rules with present, future or antecedent effect as it sees fit.

Each entrant consents to the content of their entry and any telephone entries or other call with the Promoter being recorded, broadcast and published online by the Promoter without payment.

All winners may be required by Radio 2GB in its absolute discretion to:

-        Participate in promotional activities for the benefit of Radio 2GB.

-        That he or she will not, without prior written consent of Radio 2GB (which maybe with held in its absolute discretion) participate in any other media activities, promotions for the purpose of or which involve discussion, commenting on, expressing a view on the account of the competition.

-        In promotional activities the winner will refrain from expressing a negative or disparate view of Radio 2GB or parent company the Macquarie Radio Network and its operations and related bodies.

-        The winner acknowledges and agrees that Radio 2GB has the right to all materials generated in connection with the promotion and can use the material in any medium and in any manner it sees fit.

-        Radio 2GB will also hold the copyright to any photographs, video footage or written comment taken for publicity purposes and can use these items in any promotional material for the time period of five years.

-        Competition winners agree to keep confidential any knowledge of Radio 2GB and its business and personnel received by them as a result of the competition.

 

Use of false name or address, i.e. name by which the entrant is not usually known will disqualify them from receiving the prize.

 

Acceptance of entering the competition is deemed acceptance of the terms and conditions.

 

All correspondence regarding prizes must be in writing to the Promotions Department at Radio 2GB.

 

All correspondence will be answered within a three week period.

 

Notwithstanding any other condition of these specific competition rules, Radio 2GB reserves the right to withdraw the competition at any time and for any reason whatsoever.

 

The promoter shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or for any personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with any prize(s), except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.

 

If the prize requires travel it will be each prize winner’s and (if applicable) their accompanying guest/s responsibility to take out all relevant insurance (including but not limited to travel insurance) which may be required or prudent to be taken (at their own cost) unless otherwise specified.

For Web Entries

1.     Participants will be required to their personal details including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number and correct answer. Incomprehensible entries will not be included in the draw.

2.     Entries must be received by the disclosed time (AEST/AEDT) on disclosed date.  The time of entry will in each case be the time the registered on the website.

3.     The Promoter shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with any prize/s except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.  The Promoter is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, either caused by the web user or for any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilised in this competition, or for any technical error, or any combination thereof that may occur in the course of the administration of this competition including any omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line or telephone, mobile or satellite network failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to or alteration of entries.

4.     If for any reason if the competition is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any causes beyond the control of the Promoter, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or integrity or proper conduct of this promotion, 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, subject to any written direction given under State Regulation.

For 1300 Number Competitions

1.     For phone entry: If available as a form of competition entry, 2GB number is 1300 722 873. Participants will be required to their personal details including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number and correct answer. Inaudible and incomprehensible recordings will not be included in the draw.

2.     Entries must be received by the disclosed time (AEST/AEDT) on disclosed date.  The time of entry will in each case be the time the is received by Harbour Radio.

3.     The Promoter shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with any prize/s except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.  The Promoter is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, either caused by the phone user or for any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilised in this competition, or for any technical error, or any combination thereof that may occur in the course of the administration of this competition including any omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line or telephone, mobile or satellite network failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to or alteration of entries.

4.     If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any causes beyond the control of the Promoter, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or integrity or proper conduct of this promotion, 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, subject to any written direction given under State Regulation.

Competition Terms and Conditions

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Competition Specific Terms and Conditions

Hotel Of The Week: specific terms and conditions

Validity of prize: 30th September, 2016  

Subject to availability. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Excludes accommodation Saturdays and Public Holidays.

In the case of loss or destruction, the voucher cannot be replaced. Voucher is non-refundable, non-transferable and not exchangeable either in full or part for cash. Voucher is valid to date specified on the voucher which is set at the time of purchase. Extensions of the voucher are not permitted. If the validity amount is open it may only be used in one transaction. Unused amounts will not be refunded in cash nor credited for a future stay. Voucher must be authorized by the General Manager or appropriate representative of the Pullman Sydney Airport through a signature. A reservation must be made in advance in order to use the gift voucher subject to availability. This must be completed direct with the hotel and not through a third party or website. When making a reservation the bearer must indicate that the payment will be by voucher and the voucher number must be quoted. Voucher must also be surrendered to Reception at the time of check in.