Nescafe Headstart – Win a major prize of $15,000 OR 1 of 3 minor prizes of $1,000 each
Terms and Conditions
Schedule to Conditions of Entry
NESCAFÉ HEADSTART competition
The Promoter is Nestlé Australia Ltd. ABN 77 000 011 316 of 1 Homebush Bay Drive, Rhodes NSW 2138
The Promotion starts at 9:00am AEST on 08 May 2017 and closes at 05:00pm AEST on 19 July 2017 (“Promotional Period”).
Entrants can register between 09:00am AEST on 08 May 2017 and 05:00pm AEST on 5 June 2017 (“Registration Period”).
Up to three (3) people’s choice finalists will be determined between 09:00am AEST on 06 June 2017 and 05:00pm AEST on 26 June 2017 (“Voting Period”).
The Promoter will judge to determine seventeen (17) Finalists between 09:00am AEST on 27 June 2017 and 05:00pm AEST on 29 June 2017 (“Finalist Judging Period”).
The Promoter will judge to determine one (1) Major Prize Winner and up to three (3) Minor Prize Winners between 13 July 05:00pm AEST and 18 July 2017 (“the Final”).
Entry is open to residents of Australia who are aged 15 years and over. (“the Entrant”).
Should the Entrant choose to do so they may form a team and nominate team members to participate in the Promotion (“Team Member”). The Entrant must have the consent of the Team Member to participate in the Promotion prior to entry. All Team Members must be residents of Australia who are aged 15 years and over.
To enter, the Entrant must:
(i) Go to the Website, register their details and enter their unique idea.
(ii) Create a title for the idea, add a description, select one (1) of three (3) categories (people, progress or planet) and, if applicable, nominate where they currently study.
(iii) If the Entrant chooses they may also elaborate on their idea by uploading supporting videos and images and/or share their idea on Facebook.
(iv) To determine up to three (3) people’s choice finalists, all entries will be placed on the website and will be subject to a public vote (“People’s Choice Finalists”). Voting will occur during the Voting Period in accordance with the rules outlined below.
(v) At the end of the Voting Period, the Promoter will count the votes to determine who has received the most public votes from each category and will determine those entrants to be a People’s Choice Finalist.
(vi) The remaining entrants from all categories will then be judged by the Promoter in accordance with Judging Details to determine up to seventeen (17) other finalists (“Finalists”).
(vii) All twenty (20) Finalists will then be required to log in to the profile that they create and submit a video of them and their team mates if applicable presenting their idea by 5.00pm AEST, 12 July 2017.
(viii)The Promoter will judge the Finalists in accordance with Judging Details to determine one (1) major prize winner (“Major Prize Winner”) and up to three (3) minor prize winners (“Minor Prize Winner”).
Maximum entries permitted
One (1) entry per person or per team.
To determine one (1) People’s Choice Finalist from each of the three (3) categories the Promoter will judge and count to determine which entrant has received the most public votes during the Voting Period in the relevant category.
To determine other Finalists, all entry submissions will be judged in accordance to the criteria of ingenuity, creativity, feasibility and potential to create positive change
To determine up to three (3) Minor Prize Winners and one (1) Major Prize Winner, the Promoter will judge Finalists. The Promoter will award the one Finalist who has the most engaging, creative, suitable and actionable idea with the Major Prize and following three (3) most engaging, creative, suitable and actionable ideas with a Minor Prize.
All decisions are at the discretion of the Promoter and no correspondence will be entered into. Judging will take place throughout the promotion period.
Only votes received by the Promoter during the Voting Period will be counted.
Individuals over the age of 15 are eligible to vote.
Voters will be required to log in to Facebook in order to vote.
An individual can vote only once during the Voting Period.
Entrants may encourage others to vote for their entry however must not encourage others to vote by inappropriate means such as offering prizes or payments.
A person may not vote on behalf of another person.
The Promoter can discount votes if they determine that they were received through inappropriate means.
In the event of a tie between two entrants the Promoter will re-judge the two tied entrants to determine the people’s choice finalist.
All decisions are at the discretion of the Promoter and no correspondence will be entered into.
Type: Major Prize
No. Available: 1
The Major Prize will consist of the following:
A monetary prize to the value of $15,000.
Nb. The Major Prize will be awarded to the Entrant into the Promotion and not to the individual Team Members (if applicable)*
Type: Minor Prize
No. Available: 3
The Minor Prize will consist of a monetary prize to the value of $1,000.
Nb. The Minor Prize will be awarded to the Entrant into the Promotion and not to the individual Team Members (if applicable)**
Value of Prize Pool
Up to $18,000
Conditions of prize
As per conditions of entry. Prizes are not transferable.
*The Major Prize will be primarily awarded to the Entrant into the Promotion and not to the individual Team Members (if applicable). Noting that individual contributions of individual Team Members may vary, any arrangements regarding the distribution of prize money is the sole responsibility of the Major Prize Winner.
**The Minor Prize will be primarily awarded to the Entrant into the Promotion and not to the individual Team Members (if applicable). Noting that individual contributions of individual Team Members may vary, any arrangements regarding the distribution of prize money to other Team Members is the sole responsibility of the Minor Prize Winner.
The Major Prize winner and their team members (if applicable) may be required to attend an event at a time and date to be advised by the Promoter for the purposes of marketing and publicity.
Prize Winner Notification
Major and Minor Prize Winners will be notified in writing and/or by phone call by the Promoter on 19 July 2017.
Prize Winner Publication Details
The first name initial, surname and postcode of the Major and Minor Prize Winners will be published on headstart.nescafe.com.au by 26 July 2017.
Prize Claim Date
All prizes will be delivered to the winners within 4 weeks of announcement.
Note: If the voter does not have a Facebook profile and does not wish to create one in some circumstances following a process of verification a vote may be submitted by calling the Promoter on [1800 025 361].
Conditions of Entry
These Conditions of Entry are to be read in conjunction with the Schedule to Conditions of Entry. To the extent that there is any inconsistency between the Conditions of Entry and the Schedule to Conditions of Entry, the Schedule to Condition of Entry prevails.
Information on how to enter & prizes form part of these terms & conditions. Any entry not complying with these Conditions of Entry and Schedule to Conditions of Entry is invalid.
Standard entry restriction: Employees of the Promoter, the Promoter’s associated companies, the Promoter’s agencies associated with the Promotion and their immediate families are ineligible to enter.
Promotional Period: The Promotion will take place during the Promotional Period. Any entry that occurs outside this period is invalid.
Entry by SMS: Should the Promotion require an SMS entry, the cost of sending a text entry is the responsibility of the entrant and will vary depending on the mobile network used. Total cost of text entry made within Australia will not exceed 60 cents including GST, whether sent during the Promotional Period or not. Entrants may need to consult their mobile phone provider prior to entering the Promotion.
Receipt of entries for electronic entries: Entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt into the Promoter’s database. The Promoter is not responsible for incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, late, lost or misdirected information caused by an entrant or occurring during transmission.
Games of Chance: If more than one prize is offered for that draw, the prize with the highest value will be awarded first. If other prizes are available to be won in the Promotion, they will be awarded in descending value. The name of any prize winner exceeding $500 will be published in the Australian, or by radio, or television, or by internet.
Games of skill: All decisions are at the discretion of the Promoter and no correspondence will be entered into in this regard.
Verification Requirements: The Promoter may require the entrant to provide proof of identity, age, and residency. Where the Promotion requires the purchase of a product(s), the Promoter reserves the absolute discretion to require any prize winner to produce the original purchase receipt/s for every entry they or their household made during the Promotion period in order to claim a prize. If an entry cannot be verified to the Promoter’s satisfaction, the entry will be invalid.
Monetary Prizes: If money is offered as a prize, the prize may be awarded in a cheque form or by eftpos transfer to a nominated bank account. If the prize is to be delivered by eftpos, the winner will be required to advise the Promoter of their nominated bank account details for their prize money to be deposited. Eftpos transfers may take up to 30 days to process.
Tickets to an Event or an Experience: If tickets to an event or an experience are offered as a prize, the prize will be subject to the organiser’s terms. The Promoter is not liable for any cancellation or re-scheduling that may prevent prize fulfilment. The tickets to the event cannot be converted to cash nor replaced if lost, stolen or defaced. Tickets can only be used on the date(s) specified on the ticket.
Trip Prize: If travel is offered as a prize, flights and accommodation are subject to availability at time of booking. Additional spending money, meals, taxes, valid passports, visas, transport to & from departure point additional transfers, insurance & all other ancillary costs not specifically stated in the Schedule to Conditions of Entry are the responsibility of the winner. It is a condition of accepting the prize that all components of the prize be taken during the trip and all persons taking the trip depart from & return to the winner’s nearest capital city at the same time unless otherwise agreed by the Promoter & that all persons taking the trip sign a waiver of liability & an indemnity in the form determined by the Promoter in its absolute discretion.
Vehicle: If a vehicle is offered as a prize, the vehicle includes registration, 3rd party insurance, a full tank of petrol and all on-road costs. Any additional costs including comprehensive insurance and additional optional extras are the responsibility of the winner.
Standard Prize Restriction: All prizes unless stated to the contrary are not transferable & cannot be converted to cash.
Prize Value: Prize value is correct at time of printing but no responsibility is accepted for any variation in the value of any prize.
Prize Delivery: Prizes will only be delivered in Australia and each winner should allow 28 days from prize winner determination for delivery of their prize, or (if required) the date they advise the Promoter of their nominated Australian bank account details for their prize money to be deposited.
If a prize winner or participant is under the age of 18 years of age: The prize will be awarded to the winner’s parent/guardian on their behalf. The Promoter may require a winner under the age of 18 years to be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian throughout prize fulfilment.
If the prize becomes unavailable: The Promoter may substitute a different prize item of equal or greater value in the event that any prize item is unavailable despite the Promoter’s reasonable endeavours to procure within Australia. This substitution may be subject to any approval process required by any relevant gaming or lotteries authority if the Promotion is a game of chance.
Australian Consumer Law: The winner should look to the manufacturer of products and provider of services awarded as prizes for all warranties. These terms and conditions do not exclude or limit the application of any statutory provision (including a provision of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010) where to do so would contravene that statute or cause any part of these terms and conditions to be void.
Tampering: The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify any individual entrant or group of entrants for tampering with the entry process. Tampering includes but is not limited to the utilisation of techniques designed to avoid payment of call costs or the making of multiple entries that are not associated with a separate eligible purchase, or submitting an entry which is not otherwise in accordance with these Conditions of Entry and Schedule to Conditions of Entry. Should the Promoter find evidence of tampering by an individual, in addition to declaring any or all entries made by that individual invalid, the Promoter may also preclude that entrant from participation future promotions of the Promoter.
Risks: The entrant acknowledges that participation in the Promotion and prize fulfilment may involve risk. The Promoter may require a winner (and their companions) to sign an indemnity and release prior to participation in the prize fulfilment or participation in the Promotion. The Promoter reserves the right to refuse to allow a winner (and their nominated companions) to take part in any or all aspects of a prize if the Promoter determines, in its absolute discretion, that a winner (and/or their nominated companions) are not in the mental or physical condition necessary to be able to safely participate.
Technical Malfunction: If for any reason this Promotion is not capable of running as planned, whether caused by computer virus, mobile phone failure, line drop out, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other cause beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or integrity of the Promotion, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion, (subject to any written direction given by a relevant Regulatory Authority), to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone, telephone or computer network, or lines, servers, or telephone or internet providers, traffic congestion on any phone or computer network, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participants or any other person’s handset or computer related to or resulting from participation or sending or receiving of any communication or of any materials in this Promotion.
Publicity: Winners may be required to participate in a follow-up interviews and publicity. By entering the Promotion and claiming a prize, the winner agrees that the Promoter may use their name, image and photograph/s for publicity and Promotion purposes, without compensation, and agrees that the Promoter will own copyright in any such images and photograph/s and in all material incorporating the photograph/s.
Entry Content: The Promoter and their associated entities may use Entry Content, name, likeness, images, photograph/s, film and sound recordings and any other material created during the entrants participation in the Promotion for the purposes of marketing and publicity for an unlimited time in any media (including social media).
Copyright: It is a condition of participating in the Promotion that the entrant warrants that their entry is original and does not infringe the intellectual property of any third parties. The entrant agrees that the Promoter can publish and otherwise communicate their entry for the purposes of marketing and publicity.
Liability: The Promoter is not liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered, including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss, or for personal injury suffered or sustained during the course of accepting or using the prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.
Disruptive, abusive, unsuitable entries: The Promoter may determine all entries invalid and/or preclude participation by an entrant if an entrant disrupts, annoys, abuses, acts contrary to law or engages in fraudulent misleading and deceptive conduct.
Tax: Winners should obtain their own independent financial advice in relation to any tax liability that may arise as a result of their participation in the Promotion.
Promoters Decisions: All decisions of the Promoter are at their complete discretions and are final. No correspondence will be entered into.
Social Media: The Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Entrants completely release Facebook, Instagram or Twitter from any and all liability relating to the Promotion.