Win $1000 Worth of Fuel - Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions: Australian Regional Media (ARM) – Win Free Fuel

By entering this competition, Contestants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

1.     Method of entry:  To enter, Contestants must go online to their local newspaper website (see below) and complete their details as required for an eligible entry. Contestants may only submit one entry into the competition.


2.     Competition duration: Contestants can access their local publication website between 12:01am Thursday May 28, 2015 and 11:59pm Thursday June 18, 2015. All times are Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST). Entries received after the closing date and time will not be eligible to enter.


3.     Prizes:        

·         1 of 12 BP Gift Cards for $1,000 each to be won (inclusive of GST).

·         1 only Gift Card to be won at each newspaper site as listed below. Prizes are to be collected from your closest local newspaper site.  

·         Contestants can obtain information about BP Gift Cards at:

·         Total maximum value of the prize for this competition is $12,000.00 (inclusive of GST).

All prizes are valued inclusive of GST and the Promoter takes no responsibility for any variation in item values.  Any taxes which may be payable as a consequence of a winner receiving the prize are the sole responsibility of that winner.  Prizes are non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash.  If the specified prize becomes unavailable due to unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter may substitute a prize of similar nature and/or like or greater value.


4.   Eligibility limitations:  Contestants aged under 18 years must have parent/guardian permission to enter this competition. The following persons are ineligible to enter:

(i) Employees of, or contractors to, the Promoter as far as they are directly associated with this competition;

(ii) The spouse, de facto spouse, parent, natural or adopted child, and sibling (whether natural or adopted by a parent), of such employees and contractors (whether or not they live in the same household);

iii) Contestants who have used or attempted to use any more than one name in order to qualify to win any contest run by the Promoter except in the case of a legal change of name.

All Contestants acknowledge that even if the Promoter only learns of a person’s ineligibility after the Promoter has appeared to award the prize to the ineligible person, it may require the return of the prize or payment of its value to the Promoter to be dealt with as an unclaimed prize.


5.   Draw and notification:  The prize winner will be selected by random electronic draw by the Australian Regional Media (ARM) Marketing Manager at 5/100 Brookes Street, Fortitude Valley, 4006 at 2:00pm (AEST) on Friday June 19, 2015 and prizes awarded following winner validation and verification.  The Winner will be contacted by telephone and provided with details on where to pick up their prize (local newspaper site most convenient to the winner). Judges decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.  All Contestants acknowledge that the Promoter has the right to publicise and publish his/her name, character and likeness.  All contest winners must avail themselves for a photo if required by the Promoter and acknowledge that the Promoter has the right to utilise publicity photos in any reasonable manner it sees fit without compensation to the Contestant.


6.   Prize collection: Prizes must be claimed in person from the winner’s local newspaper office (Please refer to listing below) unless winner is otherwise advised and ID that includes a photograph may be required.  Upon request by the Promoter a copy of the general contest rules and/or a signed receipt and acknowledgement must be signed and endorsed by any winner to indicate his/her understanding and acceptance of these terms.  All prizes when specified must be picked up within 90 days of notification.  It is the sole responsibility of the winner to claim their prize.  All prizes that remain unclaimed 90 days after notification has been sent to the winner will be redrawn by random draw in an unclaimed prize draw.


7.   Participating Newspapers: Winning Contestant’s details will be published on Friday July 3, 2015 in the Public Notices section of the following Newspapers:


·         The Morning Bulletin

·         The Observer

·         Daily Mercury

·         NewsMail

·         Fraser Coast Chronicle

·         Gympie Times  

·         Sunshine Coast Daily

·         QT - Queensland Times

·         The Chronicle

·         Warwick Daily News

·         Northern Star

·         Daily Examiner


8. Promoter's limitation of liability:  The Promoter is not responsible for the loss of prizes due to incorrect or imprecise delivery details provided by a winner.  The Promoter also takes no responsibility for prizes lost or stolen after they have been released for delivery via postage or courier.  The Promoter makes no representations or warranties as to the quality/suitability/merchantability of any of the goods/services offered as prizes.  To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter is not liable for any loss suffered or sustained by any person 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 the prize winner(s) and, where applicable, to any persons accompanying the winners.


9. Entries and privacy:  All entries become and remain the property of the Promoter and its related parties, subject to the limits contained in the Privacy Statement and as set out in these terms and conditions. The Promoter and its related parties, also collect personal information in order to conduct the Promotion and may use and disclose such information in accordance with its privacy policy, including to sending ongoing information and promotional material about opportunities, services and products (relating to our business or a third party business) in which the Promoter believes you may be interested. To facilitate your participation, the Promoter may disclose your personal information to other companies associated with this promotion. Survey results may be shared with potential advertisers, however all personal data will remain confidential and not be shared.


Promoter: APN Newspapers Pty Ltd

ACN 009 657 943


Northern Star: LTPM/14/00758

Daily Examiner: LTPM/14/00756