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  • Updated:22 Mar 2013

01.Terms and conditions

CHOICE Promotion: ‘Your Celebrity Buys’

Company: CHOICE - 57 Carrington Road Marrickville NSW 2204
Commences: Thursday 14 February 2013 at 9am
Concludes: Friday 12 April 2013 at 5pm
Total Estimated Promotion Value - $ 965.15
Total Number of Possible Promotion Prizes - 4


1. Information on how to enter the CHOICE Biggest Purchasing Blunders Promotion form part of these conditions of entry. 
2. By participating in this Promotion, entrants agree to be bound by these conditions of entry.
3. The promoter is CHOICE (“Promoter”), 57 Carrington Road, Marrickville, NSW, 2204, ABN 72 000 281 925 and ACN 000 281 925.
4.The Promotion commences at 9am AEST on Thursday 14 February 2013 and entries close at 5pm AEST on Friday 15 march 2013. Online voting will commence at 9am AEST on Friday 22 March 2013 and close at 5pm AEST on Friday 12 April 2013. The winner will be announced on Monday 15 April 2013. (“Promotional Period”).
5. Entry is open to all CHOICE members.

How to Enter

6. To enter this Promotion, entrants must email CHOICE at including the following details; the entrants name, daytime or mobile phone number, a photo of the product, and a description of the celebrity buy, who was the celebrity, what was the product, how were you influenced and what was the outcome – were you happy with the product or disappointed? in 50 words or less.
7. A CHOICE panel will review all entries and select four finalists, who will appear on the CHOICE website at CHOICE members and visitors to the website can cast their votes for the Biggest Purchasing Blunder, and the one with the most votes will win.


8. Employees of the Promoter, Board members and such Employees’ immediate family members are not eligible to enter.
9. The Promoter reserves the right to verify, at any time during or after the closing of the Promotion, the validity of all entries and reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant who submits incomplete, indecipherable, or illegible entries or tampers with the entry process or uses any automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that permits the participant to automatically enter the Promotion repeatedly.
10. Entrants must notify the Promoter in writing of any changes of email address, residential address or phone number. 
11. Winners, who cannot be reached at the email address, address or phone number provided on their entry will be disqualified. 
12. The Promoter reserves the right to: a) verify the validity of entries and entrants including an entrant’s identity, age and place of residence; and/or b) disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is, in its reasonable opinion, not in accordance with these conditions of entry.

Draws and Prizes 

13. All winners will be determined at the premises of the Promoter being 57 Carrington Rd, Marrickville, NSW 2204 at 9am AEST on Monday 15 April 2013.
14. One major winner will choose one (1) prize package from the below list:

Pack 1: valued at $590.00

• Sunbeam Espresso Vita EM6200r
• Sunbeam Conical Burr EM0450

Pack 2: valued at $509.009

• iPad Mini WiFi + 3G

Pack 3: valued at $509.00

•Canon Ixus 230 HS Camera with SD Card and case
•Portable Digital Radio Sargean DPR-17

Pack 4: valued at $558.00

•Bertini I-Ride Stroller
•Chicco Happy Snack

The three runners-up will receive a CHOICE Online membership for 12 months, which can be added to their current membership or given to a friend as a gift. This is valued at $91.80 each.

15. The prize values are correct at time of printing and the Promoter accepts no responsibility for any subsequent variation in the prize value.
16. If the prizes are unavailable, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize with a prize of equal value or specification. No responsibility or liability is accepted for any variation in the value of the prize. All prize values are in Australian dollars.
17. Prizes are not exchangeable, transferable or redeemable for cash. The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into with entrants. 
18. Winners will be notified by mail / email and winners’ names will be published online at on Monday 15 April 2013. Only winners will receive written notification.
19. An alternate winner may be determined by the CHOICE Panel from the three (3) runners-up at the same place as the original winner was determined if after 3 months the prize remain unclaimed. The new winner will be announced and contacted at 10am on Monday 15 July 2013.

Personal Information and Privacy 

20. Entry into the Promotion constitutes the entrants consent to permit the Promoter to use the entrants personal information including name, age, membership number, phone number, email address and any other information provided to the Promoter by the entrant pursuant to this competition, in whole or part, in any media and in any manner whatsoever, without remuneration, limitation or restriction, including for promotional and advertising purposes to promote the Promoter and its business. CHOICE adheres by its Privacy Policy which is available online at 
21. The Promoter may, for an indefinite period unless otherwise advised, send electronic messages or telephone the entrant. 
22. The Promoter is bound by the National Privacy Principles in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). Entrants can request access, provide updates, opt-out or correct their personal information by contacting CHOICE in writing at 57 Carrington Road, Marrickville, NSW, 2204, or via email at 


23. To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter, and any of its partners, contractors, agents or related body corporates (including any directors, officers, and employees thereof), will not be liable for any loss, personal injury or damage whatsoever (including direct or consequential loss), whether as a result of participation in this Promotion, the Promoter’s negligence or otherwise. 
24. The winner of the Promotion will participate in the Promotion at their own risk. The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify an entrant or cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion at any time if an entrant does not sign waivers or other documents provided by the Promoter. 
25. The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify an entrant or cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion, for any reason whatsoever, without liability subject to written directions from State Regulatory bodies.



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