Made in Australia, Worn Around the World

Game of skill competition

 

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions of Entry – Made in Australia, Worn Around the World

 

General

Information on how to enter, dates and prizes as set out in the Schedule form part of the Terms and Conditions of Entry. Entry into this competition deems acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

To the extent of any inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions and any other reference to this competition, these Terms and Conditions prevail.

The promoter is R.M.Williams Proprietary Limited (ABN 17 007 527 166) of Level 1, Buildings 3 & 4, The Mill, 41-43 Bourke Rd, Alexandria, NSW 2015, Australia.

This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram.

 

Who can enter

Subject to any age restriction specified in item 1 of the Schedule, entry is open to all residents of Australia, New Zealand, United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Switzerland, Netherland, Germany, France and Canada who fulfil the requirements set out below.

 

How to enter

Entrants may enter the competition by following the entry requirements set out in Item 2 of the Schedule. Conditions specific to the method of entry are set out in Item 2 of the Schedule. We ask that PRIVATE accounts are made PUBLIC during the giveaway in order to be entered. Incomplete entries will be deemed invalid.

 

Number of Entries permitted

Entrants may enter this competition as often as specified in Item 3 of the Schedule.

 

Competition and Publish dates

The competition commences on 06/07/2020 at 11am AEST and closes on 20/07/2020 at 11.59pm AEST (‘Promotional Period’). Entries must be received by the Promoter prior to the competition close date and time.

Competition open and close date and time are specified in item 1 (‘Promotional Period’). Entries must be received by the Promoter prior to the competition close date and time.

 

Judging criteria

This is a game of skill, chance plays no part in determining the winner. All valid entries into the promotion will be considered for the major prize, which will be judged on the judging criteria.

Each entry will be individually judged by R.M.Williams, at Level 1, Buildings 3 & 4, The Mill, 41-43 Bourke Rd, Alexandria, NSW 2015, Australia, based on its creative merit, execution and alignment with the spirit of the competition. The Judge(s) of the Competition will be 4 members for the R.M.Williams Marketing Team. The Judges of competition will select the top 2 entries on the judging day stipulated in item 1.

Winner will be determined through an Instagram public poll on the day stipulated in item 1.

Winner will be announced on the day stipulated in item 1.

The judges’ decision in relation to any aspect of the competition will be final and binding on every person who enters. No correspondence will be entered into.

Entrants agree that they are fully responsible for the content they submit and complying with the terms of use of Instagram. The Promoter shall not be liable in any way for such content to the full extent permitted by law. The Promoter may remove any content without notice for any reason whatsoever. Entrants warrant and agree that: (a) they will not submit any content that is unlawful or fraudulent, or that the Promoter may deem in breach of any intellectual property, privacy, publicity or other rights, defamatory, obscene, derogatory, pornographic, sexually inappropriate, violent, abusive, harassing, threatening, objectionable with respect to race, religion, origin or gender, not suitable for people aged under 18, or otherwise unsuitable for publication; (b) they will obtain prior consent from any person or property that appears in their content; (c) they will obtain full prior consent from any person who has jointly created or has any rights in the content, to the uses and terms herein; (d) their content shall not contain viruses or cause injury or harm to any person or entity; and (e) they will comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation, those governing copyright, content, defamation, privacy, publicity and the access or use of others' computer or communication systems.

 

Determining the winner

The winner will be determined on the day stipulated in item 1. The winner will be notified by direct message on Instagram within two business days of the judging day to arrange prize delivery. Winner will have to advise boot style, size and width, email address, as well as shipping address within 5 days of notification.

The Promoter may choose a different winner 20 days after the original notification day in order to distribute any prizes unclaimed by this date, subject to State and Territory legislation. Winners will be notified through Instagram within two business days of judging day.

In the event of a tied result, voting will be run again.

 

Prize on offer

Entrants can win 1 (one) free pair of elastic sided boots based on judgement.

The winner can select 1 (one) elastic sided pair of boots of their choice to the value specified in item 4 of the Schedule over the Promotional Period (Including GST), as at 06/07/20.

The offering of styles excludes MTO, Yard Boot 365, exotic leathers and burnished leather styles.

Prize is subject to availability. If the selected style and size is not available, the winner has the option to select an alternative style or size.

Once the boots are shipped by the Promoter to the shipping address nominated by the winner, the winner will be notified.

Prize is not redeemable for cash or store credit. In the event that the prize is not claimed within 20 days of notification, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.

 

Further Terms and Conditions

Any entrant found to have used a third party (including online competition entry site) to enter on their behalf will have all entries invalidated and any claim they have to any prize will be invalidated. If such an entrant is awarded a prize and then found to have breached this clause, the entrant must immediately return any prize awarded. The Promoter has sole discretion to determine if this clause has been breached by any entrant. The Promoter reserves the right to request whatever documentation it deems necessary to confirm if the entrant has breached this clause. An entrant must provide any requested documentation to the Promoter upon request.

Any entrant found to be entering incorrect contact details, including incorrect email contact details, will have all entries invalidated and any claim to any prize will be invalidated. If such an entrant is awarded a prize and then found to have breached this clause, the entrant must immediately return any prize awarded. The Promoter has sole discretion to determine if this clause has been breached by any entrant. The Promoter reserves the right to request whatever documentation it deems necessary to confirm if the entrant has breached this clause. An entrant must provide any requested documentation to the Promoter upon request.

If the prize is unavailable, for whatever reason, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize for a prize of equal or greater value, subject to State and Territory legislation. Cash will not be awarded as a substitute. It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner must comply with all the conditions of use of the prize and prize supplier’s requirements. The prize must be taken as stated and no compensation will be payable if a winner is unable to use the prize as stated.

The Promoter highly recommends a current residential street address be provided when requested for ease of correspondence and potential delivery. The Promoter reserves the right to request winners to sign a winner’s deed of release or any other relevant forms or agreements that the Promoter deems necessary, to provide proof of identity, proof of age, proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address and/or proof of entry validity (including phone bill) in order to claim a prize. Proof of identification, residency, age and entry considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of the Promoter. In the event that a winner cannot provide suitable proof, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.

The Promoter reserves the right to choose a new winner in the event that an entrant, claiming to be a winner, is unable to satisfy these Terms and Conditions or has breached these Terms and Conditions.

The Promoter’s decision in relation to any aspect of the competition is subject to State and Territory legislation but also final and binding on each person who enters. No correspondence will be entered into. No responsibility is accepted for late, lost or misdirected entries. Prize is subject to availability, not transferable or exchangeable and, with the exception of cash prizes, cannot be taken as cash. Prize will be sent to the winner’s nominated address as stated. The Promoter and their associated agencies, and companies associated with this promotion will take no responsibility for prize damaged or lost in transit.

Upon receiving the prize, if the boots are not the incorrect size, the winner may contact R.M.Williams to organise exchange via Instagram messaging.

 

Privacy Collection Statement

The Promoter and its related entities collect entrants’ personal information for the purpose of conducting and promoting this competition (including but not limited to determining and notifying winners and then reviewing the results) and for related purposes which would reasonably be expected without your permission. We may disclose personal information to essential service providers who provide services in connection with our products and services. The Promoter will deal with personal information collected in accordance with its privacy policy available at privacy policy. You may request access to your personal information, update your personal information or lodge a complaint by writing to marketing@rmwilliams.com.au

 

Copyright, Statutory guarantees, Waiver and liability

In participating in the prize, 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 (and their companions) agree to granting the Promoter a perpetual and non-exclusive licence to use such footage and photographs in all media worldwide, including online social networking sites, and the winners (and their companions) will not be entitled to any fee for such use.

Prize-winners are advised that tax implications may arise from their prize winnings and they should seek independent financial advice prior to acceptance of that prize.

The Promoter (subject to State and Territory legislation) reserves the right to amend, cancel or suspend this competition if an event beyond the control of the Promoter corrupts or affects the administration security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this competition. The Promoter will disqualify any individual who has tampered with the entry process or any other aspect of this competition. In particular, entries via the Internet, computer generation and use “scripting” is not permitted and will not be accepted.

Any cost associated with accessing the promotional website is the entrant's responsibility and is dependent on the Internet service provider used. Nothing in these Terms and 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 the ASIC Act or similar consumer protection laws in the State and Territories of Australia ("Non- Excludable Guarantees").

Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) is not responsible for and excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter'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 the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (d) any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions; (e) any tax liability incurred by a winner or Entrant; or (f) use of a prize The Promoter (including its’ officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability for any loss (including, without limitation, indirect, special or consequential loss or loss of profits or opportunity), expense, damage, personal injury or death which is suffered or sustained (whether or not arising from any person’s negligence) in connection with this competition including taking or using a prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law (in which case that liability is limited to the minimum allowable by law), including the Non-Excludable guarantees. Any change in value of the prize occurring between the publishing date and date the prize is claimed is not the responsibility of the Promoter.

 

Item reference in terms and conditions

ITEM 1 – Who can enter open, close, and draw dates and times

• Geographic restriction: entry is open to all residents of Australia, New Zealand, United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Switzerland, Netherland, Germany, France and Canada who fulfil the requirements set out below.
• Age restriction: entrants must be over the age of 18 as of the date of entry. If requested by R.M.Williams, proof must be provided by the participant.
• Competition open date and time: 15/09/2020 at 9am AEST
• Competition close date and time: 27/09/2020 at 11.59pm AEST
• Judging date and time: 28/09/20 – 29/09/20 9am-5pm AEST
• Voting date and time: Winner will be determined via public Instagram poll from 30/09/2020 at 9am AEST/AEDT to 1/10/2020 9am AEST
• Winner announcement date and time: 1/10/2020 by 5pm AEST
• Competition cadence: From July 2020 onwards, the competition will be running every month for two weeks. The Promoter reserves the right to vary the original Promotional Period for each month, listed below:

6-20 July
8-23 August
7-21 September
5-19 October
2-16 November
7-21 December
4-18 January
1-15 February
1-15 March
6-19 April
3-17 May
7-21 June
5-19 July

 

ITEM 2 – Entry method and conditions of entry

Entrants to enter by:
• Posting an image featuring their R.M.Williams boots to their Instagram account
• sharing the story of their boots and their journey,
• including the location where the photo was taken and the RMs they are wearing
• Including the hashtag #RMWornAroundTheWorld
• follow and tag R.M.Williams’ official instagram account - @r.m.williams_official
• PRIVATE accounts must be made PUBLIC during the competition period in order to be entered. Incomplete entries will be deemed invalid.

 

ITEM 3 – Number of entries per person

All entrants may enter once. If the entrant submits more than one picture, only one entry will be taken into consideration and only one prize will be awarded for the promotion.

 

ITEM 4 – Number of winners and prizes and value

• Number of winners: there will be 1 (one) winner for the R.M.Williams “Made in Australia, Worn Around the World” Campaign promotion.

• Prize & prize value: entrants can win 1 (one) free pair of boots, based on judgement. The winner can select 1 (one) elastic sided pair of boots of their choice to the value specified below. Prize value per country:
   • $595 AUD - Australia, New Zealand
   • $495 USD - United States, Canada
   • £375 GB - United Kingdom
   • €450 EUR - Ireland, Norway, Switzerland, Netherland, Germany, France
   • 3.699,00 kr. - Denmark
   • 4 999.00 kr - Sweden
The offering of styles excludes MTO, Yard Boot 365, exotic leathers and burnished leather styles. Prize is subject to availability. If the selected style and size is not available, the winner has the option to select an alternative style or size.

• Prize redemption: The winner will be notified by direct message on Instagram within two business days of the judging day to arrange prize delivery. Winner will have to advise boot style, size and width, email address, as well as shipping address within 5 days of notification. Prize will be shipped to the address nominated by the winner. Prize is not redeemable for cash or store credit. In the event that the prize is not claimed within 20 days of notification, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.