Introduction and acceptance of terms

a. Your participation in the 40 Hour Famine Backpack Challenge (also known as the 40 Hour Famine) (“Event”) is governed by these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”).

b. Your participation in the Event constitutes your agreement with, and acceptance of, these Terms and if you do not accept these Terms you may not participate in the Event.

c. Any reference to "us", "we" or "World Vision Australia" means World Vision Australia - ACN 004 778 081.

d. We may change these Terms at any time without notice. You are responsible for keeping yourself up to date with any changes, which will be reflected on this page. 

Registering for the Event

1. Registration

a. You must live in Australia.

b. You must register online to participate in the Event.

c. If you are 15 or under, your registration and participation is subject to parental or guardian consent (see below).

2. Are you 15 or under?

a. If you are 15 or under ("child" for the purpose of these Terms) please make sure that you check with your parents or a guardian before registering for the Event or creating an Event fundraising page. Ask them to read these Terms.

b. If you are 15 or under, your parents or guardians must consent to you participating in the Event and accept these Terms.

c. Please do not sign up for the Event unless you have a responsible adult to help you collect and bank donations.

d. Please be safe in how you ask people for money – don't go door knocking or collecting donations in public without a responsible adult with you.

3. Parents/guardians

a. Please carefully read these Terms. By you, or a child you are responsible for, registering for the Event, you agree to be bound by these Terms.

b. Parents or guardians will be solely responsible for their child's participation in the Event (refer in particular to the Participation in the Event section below).

c. We strongly encourage parents and guardians to continue the conversation with their child(ren) about safe internet use practices, including safe use of their photos and other personal information to be uploaded to the Event online fundraising pages. We recommend parents, guardians and team leaders visit the Office of the Children's eSafety Commissioner website for information and tips for young children, teens and parents to be online safely.

d. We ask parents and guardians to closely supervise how their child(ren) are collecting and handling donations, both to keep them safe and to make sure that the money makes it to World Vision Australia as quickly as possible.

Fundraising for the Event

1. Online fundraising

a. Participants who have registered for the Event may establish a fundraising page to fundraise for World Vision Australia.  Take care when promoting your fundraising page on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and any other social media platform you may be using.

b. Keep your user name and password in a safe place.

c. You promise that all information you give to us will be true and that you will keep your details up to date.

d. You promise that you own or have permission to use any content that you post on your page.

e. While we will be monitoring and moderating content (comments, photos and text) on the "40 Hour Famine" website, fundraisers must monitor their pages for inappropriate content, as we cannot guarantee that content will always be appropriate.

f. We can remove any content you post for any reason at any time without notice.

g. You agree with World Vision Australia's Terms of Use of our website and logo.

h. You grant us a perpetual royalty free world-wide non-exclusive licence to use, reproduce, adapt, modify and communicate the intellectual property rights in the content owned by you and posted on your page as part of a 40 Hour Famine event and for related marketing purposes.

2. Staying safe online

a. Keep your user name and password in a safe place.

b. Take care when promoting your fundraising page on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and any other social media platform you may be using.

c. While we will be monitoring and moderating content (comments, photos and text) on the “40 Hour Famine” website, fundraisers must monitor their pages for inappropriate content, as we cannot guarantee that content will always be appropriate.

d. You agree with World Vision Australia's Terms of Use of our website and logo (http://www.worldvision.com.au/about-us/our-policies/terms-of-use)

3. Cash donations

a. Participants are encouraged to fundraise online only. Participants intending on collecting cash donations will need to contact us at service@worldvision.com.au to request a digital receipt book. Participants are responsible for collecting and banking cash donations following the details specified in the digital receipt book. 

b. All cash donations must be banked no later than Monday 23 September 2019 unless the law requires the donation to be banked earlier (if the donation is collected in Western Australia, it must be banked within 14 days of receipt).

c. Cash donations will not be reflected on your fundraising page. Cash donations will not be taken into account in determining eligibility for fundraising incentives (below).

4. Fundraising incentives

a. We may, in our sole discretion, offer registered participants in the Event incentives to fundraise online for World Vision Australia. For example, if you raise $100, we will provide you with a backpack (please note this is an example only).

b. Eligibility for incentives will be assessed based on funds raised on your online fundraising page only and will be assessed at midday AEST on 24 September 2019. Funds raised by other means or after this time will not count towards your eligibility for an incentive. 

c. Only participants within Australia (with an Australian shipping address) are eligible for fundraising incentives.

d. The incentives are not transferable, exchangeable or redeemable for cash. To the extent permitted by law, World Vision Australia makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability or merchantability of the incentives.

e. World Vision Australia and its associated organisations will take no responsibility for any incentive(s) damaged or lost in transit. Once the incentive(s) have left the premises of World Vision Australia, we will not be responsible for any delay, failure to deliver or damage caused to any incentive(s) during transit.

Participation in the Event

1.     Acceptance of risks

a. You understand that participation in the Event has inherent risks, including risks to your personal health arising from the nature of the Event. You agree that you participate in the Event voluntarily of your own free will and at your own risk. 

b. You acknowledge that we will provide you with “Challenges” which form part of the Event. You are in no way obliged to undertake the Challenges and you participate in them voluntarily, of your own free will and at your own risk. 

c. You warrant that you are in a good state of health to participate in the Event and have not been advised otherwise by a medical practitioner, and that you are not on any medications or drugs which may affect or interfere with your ability to engage in the Event.

d. You warrant you are free from any injury, medical condition, disability, disease or illness which may be aggravated by participation in the Event, or which may affect or interfere with your ability to engage in the Event.

e. You understand that it is your responsibility to continuously monitor your own physical and mental condition during the Event (including in undertaking any Challenges) and agree to withdraw immediately if at any point your continued participation could create a risk of danger to yourself or to others.

2. Waiver of Liability

a. Except to the extent limited by law, you release and waive any claim you may have against World Vision Australia in respect of any injury, death, loss or damage (including without limitation any aggravation or acceleration of an existing medical condition) you suffer as a result of your participation in the Event.

3. Insurance

a. World Vision Australia Public Liability Insurance does not extend to your participation in the Event, and therefore you are responsible for organising your own insurance.

Your privacy

By accepting these Terms, you are also agreeing that you have read and understood our Privacy Policy.

We will use your personal information for the purposes of the Event (including sending you information about it), for other purposes explained in our Privacy Policy (https://www.worldvision.com.au/about-us/our-policies/your-privacy) or as the law permits. We don't rent, sell or exchange information we hold without your consent. 

Other questions?

For further information, please visit our FAQs page at [insert link]

If you have any other questions or concerns, please call the World Vision Australia Supporter Service Team on 13 32 40 or service@worldvision.com.au

WORLD VISION AUSTRALIA 40 HOUR FAMINE “TOP TIPS” BACKPACK COMPETITION

 

How to Enter

To enter the World Vision Australia’s 2019 40 Hour Famine Top Tips Competition (Promotion), you must first register as an individual, team leader or team member in World Vision Australia’s 2019 40 Hour Famine Backpack Challenge and tell us in your own words using 25 words or less your best fundraising tip for 40 Hour Famine (Entry). You must also meet the additional eligibility criteria set out in the terms and conditions below (item 3).

To submit your entry, you must comment or private message 40 Hour Famine on Instagram or Facebook.

If you are under the age of 18 years, you must provide the terms and conditions below to your parents or guardians and obtain their consent to enter the Promotion.

The five valid entries received during the Promotion Period (defined below) that are deemed to best fit the selection criteria (see point below) will each receive one Fjallraven backpack.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
  1. The Promotion is conducted by World Vision Australia ABN 28 004 778 081 of 1 Vision Drive, Burwood East, Victoria, Australia (World Vision Australia).
  2. Entry into the Promotion constitutes acknowledgement and acceptance of these terms and conditions. Information on how to enter, all entry instructions, advertising material and prize information published by World Vision Australia Promoter form part of these terms and conditions.
  3. To be eligible to enter, you must:
    (a) be an individual aged 13 years or over;
    (b) be a registered participant in World Vision Australia’s 2019 40 Hour Famine (Event);
    (c) have your place of residence in Australia; and  
    (d) agree to comply with these terms and conditions,  
    (Entrant).
  4. The prize for the Promotion is a Fjallraven Kanken backpack (Prize).
  5. Personnel (including employees, volunteers, contractors or directors) of World Vision Australia, immediate family members of any personnel of World Vision Australia, associated organisations of World Vision Australia and any person who World Vision Australia has previously notified, are not eligible to enter. 
  6. Entries for the Promotion open at 10:00am (AEST) on 2 September 2019 and close at 10:00am (AEST) on 4 September 2019 (Promotion Period). All entries must be received by World Vision Australia prior to 10:00am (AEST) on 4 September 2019.  Entries will be deemed to be received at the time of receipt by World Vision Australia and not at the time of transmission.  Incomplete, inaudible, indecipherable or incomprehensible entries will be deemed invalid.
  7. Entries not completed in accordance with these terms and conditions are void.  Entries will be deemed void if stolen, forged, or tampered with in any way.
  8. Each Entrant is permitted to submit only one entry. An Entrant can only enter in their own name. The use of automatic entry software, mechanical or electronic devices that allows an individual to automatically enter the Promotion is prohibited and may render all entries submitted by that Entrant invalid.
  9. Up to five (5) Entrants will be selected to win the Prize (each a Prize Winner) The Prize Winner(s) will be judged from all valid entries received during the Promotional Period. The first valid entry drawn will be awarded a prize.
  10. Selection for the Prize will take place at 1 Vision Drive, Burwood East at 12:00pm on 4 September 2019 and will be judged individually by representatives of World Vision Australia (Judges).
  11. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part. Prize Winner(s) will be selected based on the most creative and genuine fundraising tip, as determined by the Judges in their absolute discretion.
  12. The prizes are not transferable, exchangeable or redeemable for cash.  Prize values are in Australian dollars and are the maximum recommended retail value as provided by the supplier and are correct at time of printing.  World Vision Australia accepts no responsibility for any variation in the value of the prize.  To the extent permitted by law, World Vision Australia makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability, or merchantability of the Prizes.
  13. If an Entrant is under the age of 18 years, their parents or guardians are bound by these terms and conditions. If a Prize Winner is under the age of 18 years, the prize will be awarded to the Prize Winner's parent or legal guardian on behalf of the Prize Winner.  It is the responsibility of the Prize Winner's parent/legal guardian to prove their parental status/legal guardianship at the time of Prize Winner notification.  If for any reason whatsoever a person/s misrepresents themselves to be a Prize Winner's parent and/or legal guardian (whether deliberately or mistakenly), then that person will be liable to World Vision Australia for all costs associated with relocating and/or re-awarding the prize (including but not limited to and administrative fees incurred by World Vision Australia).  Where relevant, World Vision Australia is only responsible for ensuring that the Prize is awarded to a person who is either a parent or legal guardian of the Prize Winner.  World Vision Australia is not responsible for determining any other delivery details or taking direction that relates to any ongoing family law negotiations and/or determinations. These are the responsibility of the Prize Winner and their respective parent(s) and/or legal guardian(s).
  14. If the prize is unavailable, World Vision Australia, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the Prize with a prize to the equal value and/or specification.
  15. World Vision Australia and its associated organisations will take no responsibility for any Prize(s) damaged or lost in transit.  Once the Prizes have left the premises of World Vision Australia, World Vision Australia will not be responsible for any delay, failure to deliver, or damage caused to a Prize(s) during transit. 
  16. The Prize Winners will be notified by email within five days of the Judges’ decision.  The Prize Winners will be notified about the Prize they won and the particulars of how the Prize is to be collected.  World Vision Australia will make all reasonable efforts to deliver the Prizes to the Prize Winners by 17 September 2019.
  17. Prize Winners' names will be published on 40 Hour Famine Facebook page from 4 September 2019.
  18. In the event that for any reason whatsoever a Prize Winner(s) does not claim their prize(s) at the time stipulated by World Vision Australia, then the prize(s) will be considered to have been forfeited by the Prize Winner(s). World Vision Australia may select other Entrant/s based on the Judges' subjective decision as is necessary in order to distribute the remaining Prize(s). World Vision Australia reserves its right not to award any of all of the Prizes if suitable Prize Winner(s) cannot, in its opinion, be found.
  19. World Vision Australia reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and Entrants (including an Entrant's identity, age, and place of residence) and to disqualify any Entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with the Entry process.  Proof of identification, age, residency and entry considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of World Vision Australia.  Errors and omissions will be accepted at World Vision Australia's discretion.  Failure by World Vision Australia to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  20. World Vision Australia reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any Entrant who it has reason to believe has breached any of these conditions, or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct that may jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the Promotion.  World Vision Australia's legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from any offender(s) are reserved. Failure by World Vision Australia to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  21. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, war, terrorism, state of emergency or disaster (including but not limited to natural disaster) and/or that 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 World Vision Australia, World Vision Australia reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law, and subject to any written directions from any regulatory authority, to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the Promotion as appropriate.
  22. To the full extent permitted by law, World Vision Australia, its personnel, and its associated organisations will not be liable for any loss (including any damage, claim, injury, cost or expense, including loss of opportunity) which is suffered or incurred by any individual (including any Entrant) in connection with the Promotion or Prizes, including but not limited to:
    (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under World Vision Australia's control);
    (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference;
    (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by World Vision Australia) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of World Vision Australia;
    (d) any variation in Prize to that stated in these terms and conditions;
    (e) any tax liability incurred by a Prize Winner or Entrant;
    (f) any direct, indirect, economic or consequential loss;
    (g) any loss howsoever arising; and
    (h) any liability for personal injury or death.

    Nothing in these conditions limit, exclude or modify, or purports to limit, exclude or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth), as well as any other implied warranties under similar consumer protection laws in the States and Territories of Australia.
  23. All entries (and any intellectual property in them) and entry details become the property of World Vision Australia.  Entries will not be returned to any Entrant. By entering this Promotion, the Entrant consents to World Vision Australia's use of their personal details (including name, likeliness, image and/or voice), and agrees to partake in media exposure; for the purpose of any future promotional, marketing, advertising or publicity (in any form of media) that World Vision Australia may choose for an unlimited period without remuneration or other compensation.
  24. World Vision Australia's Privacy Policy, available at www.worldvision.com.au, contains further details regarding how Entrants can access or correct information World Vision Australia holds about Entrants, how Entrants can make a privacy related complaint, how that complaint will be dealt with and the extent to which any Entrant’s information may be disclosed to overseas recipients.

WORLD VISION AUSTRALIA 40 HOUR FAMINE “SHARING IS CARING” BACKPACK COMPETITION

 

How to Enter

To enter, you must register as an individual, team leader or team member in World Vision Australia’s 2019 40 Hour Famine Backpack Challenge and update your Everydayhero fundraising page story, telling us why doing the 40 Hour Famine Backpack Challenge is important to you and why people should support you.

To submit your entry, you must share your Everydayhero page with your story on 40 Hour Famine’s Instagram or Facebook, tagging @40HourFamine #40HourFamine (Entry). 

The five valid entries received during the Promotion Period (defined below) that are deemed to best fit the selection criteria (see point below) will each receive one Fjallraven backpack.

If you are under the age of 18 years, you must provide the terms and conditions below to your parents or guardians and obtain their consent to enter the Promotion.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
  1. The Promotion is conducted by World Vision Australia ABN 28 004 778 081 of 1 Vision Drive, Burwood East, Victoria, Australia (World Vision Australia).
  2. Entry into the Promotion constitutes acknowledgement and acceptance of these terms and conditions. Information on how to enter, all entry instructions, advertising material and prize information published by World Vision Australia Promoter form part of these terms and conditions.
  3. To be eligible to enter, you must:
    (a) be an individual aged 13 years or over;
    (b) be a registered participant in World Vision Australia’s 2019 40 Hour Famine (Event);
    (c) have your place of residence in Australia; and  
    (d) agree to comply with these terms and conditions,  
    (Entrant).
  4. The prize for the Promotion is a Fjallraven Kanken backpack (Prize).
  5. Personnel (including employees, volunteers, contractors or directors) of World Vision Australia, immediate family members of any personnel of World Vision Australia, associated organisations of World Vision Australia and any person who World Vision Australia has previously notified, are not eligible to enter. 
  6. Entries for the Promotion open at 09:00am (AEST) on 04 September 2019 and close at 09:00am (AEST) on 9 September 2019 (Promotion Period). All entries must be received by World Vision Australia prior to 09:00am (AEST) on 9 September 2019.  Entries will be deemed to be received at the time of receipt by World Vision Australia and not at the time of transmission.  Incomplete, inaudible, indecipherable or incomprehensible entries will be deemed invalid.
  7. Entries not completed in accordance with these terms and conditions are void.  Entries will be deemed void if stolen, forged, or tampered with in any way.
  8. Each Entrant is permitted to submit only one entry. An Entrant can only enter in their own name. The use of automatic entry software, mechanical or electronic devices that allows an individual to automatically enter the Promotion is prohibited and may render all entries submitted by that Entrant invalid.
  9. Up to five (5) Entrants will be selected to win the Prize (each a Prize Winner) The Prize Winner(s) will be judged from all valid entries received during the Promotional Period. The first valid entry drawn will be awarded a prize.
  10. Selection for the Prize will take place at 1 Vision Drive, Burwood East at 12:00pm on 10 September 2019 and will be judged individually by representatives of World Vision Australia (Judges).
  11. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part. Prize Winner(s) will be selected based on the most creative and genuine story on their Everydayhero page.
  12. The prizes are not transferable, exchangeable or redeemable for cash.  Prize values are in Australian dollars and are the maximum recommended retail value as provided by the supplier and are correct at time of printing.  World Vision Australia accepts no responsibility for any variation in the value of the prize.  To the extent permitted by law, World Vision Australia makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability, or merchantability of the Prizes.
  13. If an Entrant is under the age of 18 years, their parents or guardians are bound by these terms and conditions. If a Prize Winner is under the age of 18 years, the prize will be awarded to the Prize Winner's parent or legal guardian on behalf of the Prize Winner.  It is the responsibility of the Prize Winner's parent/legal guardian to prove their parental status/legal guardianship at the time of Prize Winner notification.  If for any reason whatsoever a person/s misrepresents themselves to be a Prize Winner's parent and/or legal guardian (whether deliberately or mistakenly), then that person will be liable to World Vision Australia for all costs associated with relocating and/or re-awarding the prize (including but not limited to and administrative fees incurred by World Vision Australia).  Where relevant, World Vision Australia is only responsible for ensuring that the Prize is awarded to a person who is either a parent or legal guardian of the Prize Winner.  World Vision Australia is not responsible for determining any other delivery details or taking direction that relates to any ongoing family law negotiations and/or determinations. These are the responsibility of the Prize Winner and their respective parent(s) and/or legal guardian(s).
  14. If the prize is unavailable, World Vision Australia, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the Prize with a prize to the equal value and/or specification.
  15. World Vision Australia and its associated organisations will take no responsibility for any Prize(s) damaged or lost in transit.  Once the Prizes have left the premises of World Vision Australia, World Vision Australia will not be responsible for any delay, failure to deliver, or damage caused to a Prize(s) during transit. 
  16. The Prize Winners will be notified by email within five days of the Judges’ decision.  The Prize Winners will be notified about the Prize they won and the particulars of how the Prize is to be collected.  World Vision Australia will make all reasonable efforts to deliver the Prizes to the Prize Winners by 20 September 2019.
  17. Prize Winners' names will be published on 40 Hour Famine Facebook page from 10 September 2019.
  18. In the event that for any reason whatsoever a Prize Winner(s) does not claim their prize(s) at the time stipulated by World Vision Australia, then the prize(s) will be considered to have been forfeited by the Prize Winner(s). World Vision Australia may select other Entrant/s based on the Judges' subjective decision as is necessary in order to distribute the remaining Prize(s). World Vision Australia reserves its right not to award any of all of the Prizes if suitable Prize Winner(s) cannot, in its opinion, be found.
  19. World Vision Australia reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and Entrants (including an Entrant's identity, age, and place of residence) and to disqualify any Entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with the Entry process.  Proof of identification, age, residency and entry considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of World Vision Australia.  Errors and omissions will be accepted at World Vision Australia's discretion.  Failure by World Vision Australia to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  20. World Vision Australia reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any Entrant who it has reason to believe has breached any of these conditions, or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct that may jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the Promotion.  World Vision Australia's legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from any offender(s) are reserved. Failure by World Vision Australia to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  21. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, war, terrorism, state of emergency or disaster (including but not limited to natural disaster) and/or that 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 World Vision Australia, World Vision Australia reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law, and subject to any written directions from any regulatory authority, to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the Promotion as appropriate.
  22. To the full extent permitted by law, World Vision Australia, its personnel, and its associated organisations will not be liable for any loss (including any damage, claim, injury, cost or expense, including loss of opportunity) which is suffered or incurred by any individual (including any Entrant) in connection with the Promotion or Prizes, including but not limited to:
    (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under World Vision Australia's control);
    (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference;
    (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by World Vision Australia) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of World Vision Australia;
    (d) any variation in Prize to that stated in these terms and conditions;
    (e) any tax liability incurred by a Prize Winner or Entrant;
    (f) any direct, indirect, economic or consequential loss;
    (g) any loss howsoever arising; and
    (h) any liability for personal injury or death.

    Nothing in these conditions limit, exclude or modify, or purports to limit, exclude or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth), as well as any other implied warranties under similar consumer protection laws in the States and Territories of Australia.
  23. All entries (and any intellectual property in them) and entry details become the property of World Vision Australia.  Entries will not be returned to any Entrant. By entering this Promotion, the Entrant consents to World Vision Australia's use of their personal details (including name, likeliness, image and/or voice), and agrees to partake in media exposure; for the purpose of any future promotional, marketing, advertising or publicity (in any form of media) that World Vision Australia may choose for an unlimited period without remuneration or other compensation.
  24. World Vision Australia's Privacy Policy, available at www.worldvision.com.au, contains further details regarding how Entrants can access or correct information World Vision Australia holds about Entrants, how Entrants can make a privacy related complaint, how that complaint will be dealt with and the extent to which any Entrant’s information may be disclosed to overseas recipients.