The Block Competition

The Block Competition

Freedom “Get the Block Look” Social competition terms and conditions

  1. Information on how to enter and the prizes form part of these Terms and Conditions. Participation in this promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
  2. The promoter is Steinhoff Asia Pacific Limited trading as Freedom (ABN 55 051 493 764) of Level 4, 1 Epping Road, North Ryde NSW 2113 (“Promoter”)
  1. Entry is open to Australian residents, who have a valid Facebook account and are over 18 years old.
  2. Employees (and their immediate families) of the Promoter and agencies associated with this promotion are ineligible to enter. Immediate family means any of the following: spouse, ex-spouse, de-facto spouse, child or step-child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step-parent, grandparent, step-grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, brother, sister, step-brother, step-sister or 1st cousin.

 

  1. This promotion is divided into sixteen (16) competition entry periods (each an “Entry Period”). Entries open and close for each Competition Entry Period on the dates and times below:

 

Entry Period

Entries Open Date/Time

Entries Close Date/Time

1

7.30PM AEST on 06/08/19

12.00PM AEST on 08/08/19

2

7.00PM AEST on 11/08/19

12.00PM AEST on 12/08/19

3

7.00PM AEST on 18/08/19

12.00PM AEST on 19/08/19

4

7.00PM AEST on 25/08/19

12.00PM AEST on 26/08/19

5

7.00PM AEST on 01/09/19

12.00PM AEST on 02/09/19

6

7.00PM AEST on 08/09/19

12.00PM AEST on 09/09/19

7

7.00PM AEST on 15/09/19

12.00PM AEST on 16/09/19

8

7.00PM AEST on 22/09/19

12.00PM AEST on 23/09/19

9

7.00PM AEST on 29/09/19

12.00PM AEST on 30/09/19

10

7.30PM AEST on 07/10/19

12.00PM AEST on 08/10/19

11

7.00PM AEST on 13/10/19

12.00PM AEST on 14/10/19

12

7.00PM AEST on 20/10/19

12.00PM AEST on 21/10/19

13

7.00PM AEST on 27/10/19

12.00PM AEST on 28/10/19

14

7.00PM AEST on 03/11/19

12.00PM AEST on 04/11/19

15

7.30PM AEST on 5/11/19

12.00PM AEST on 06/11/19

16

12.29AM AEST on 6/11/19

12.00PM AEST on 11/11/19

 

  1. During each Competition Entry Period, the Promoter will commence a game of ‘Get the Block Look’ on their Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/freedomAU/ (“Facebook Page”) by way of a Facebook Post (“Game”). The Game will show a product from Freedom that was featured on that week’s episode of ‘The Block’ and will ask entrants to provide a creative answer to a question relating to that item. Alternatively, the Game may show a Freedom gift card or freedom product that may not feature on that week’s episode of the Block, and ask entrants to answer a creative based question relating to the item posted or how they’d style any freedom item of their choosing in the winning Block room for that entry period.

 

  1. To enter, eligible individuals must undertake the following steps during the relevant Entry Period (Entry periods 1, 3-4, 6, 9-13, 15):
  • Visit the Promoter’s Facebook Page during the particular Entry Period Open Date and Time;
  • Comment on the Promoter’s Game post with the answer to a creative question related to that product in 25 words or less.

 

To enter, eligible individuals must undertake the following steps during the relevant Entry Period (Entry periods 2, 5, 7-8, 14):

 

 

  • Visit the Promoter’s Facebook Page during the particular Entry Period Open Date and Time;
  • Comment on the Promoter’s Game post with a creative answer relating to the item posted OR how they would style any freedom product of their choosing within the winning Block room for that entry period.

 

To enter, eligible individuals must undertake the following steps during the relevant Entry Period (Entry periods 16):

 

 

  • Visit the Promoter’s Facebook Page during the particular Entry Period Open Date and Time;
  • Watch the Block during the relevant entry period to determine the Block team that wins the Block 2019 at Auction
  • Comment on the Promoter’s Game post with a creative answer relating to the item(s) posted OR how they would style a number of freedom product(s) of their choosing within the winning Block house for that entry period.

 

 

  1. The eligible entrant that comments with what the judges deem to be the most creative and stylish -

Entry Period

Prize

RRP$

1

2x Prints

$189.00 each

1

1x Armchair

$699.00

2

1x freedom Gift Voucher

$500.00

3

1x Sofa

$1599.00

4

1x Coffee Table

$1199.00

5

1x freedom Gift Voucher

$500.00

6

1x Rug

$499.00

7

1x Sofa

$2499.00

8

1x freedom Gift Voucher

$500.00

9

1x Sofa

$2699.00

10

6x Dining Chairs

$1374.00

11

1x Armchair

$399.00

12

1x King Single Bedframe

$599.00

13

1x Bookshelf

$999.00

14

1x freedom Gift Voucher

$1000.00

15

1x Sofa

$2299.00

16

1x Grand Prize

$15150.00

 

  1. Judging will be conducted on behalf of the promoters by a member or members of Business Essentials (Australia) Pty at Level 4, 10-14 Waterloo Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The single best entry per entry period, as determined by the judges in their absolute discretion, based on the creative merit of the entries, will be the prize winner.

 

 

  1. Winners will be notified per the table below:

 

Entry Period

Winners notified by (time/date)

Prize must be claimed by (date/ time)

1

12.00PM AEST on 09/08/19

11.59pm AEST on 16/08/19

2

12.00PM AEST on 13/08/19

11.59pm AEST on 20/08/19

3

12.00PM AEST on 20/08/19

11.59pm AEST on 27/09/19

4

12.00PM AEST on 27/08/19

11.59pm AEST on 03/10/19

5

12.00PM AEST on 03/08/19

11.59pm AEST on 10/09/19

6

12.00PM AEST on 10/09/19

11.59pm AEST on 17/09/19

7

12.00PM AEST on 17/09/19

11.59pm AEST on 24/09/19

8

12.00PM AEST on 24/09/19

11.59pm AEST on 01/10/19

9

12.00PM AEST on 01/10/19

11.59pm AEST on 08/10/19

10

12.00PM AEST on 08/10/19

11.59pm AEST on 15/10/19

11

12.00PM AEST on 15/10/19

11.59pm AEST on 22/10/19

12

12.00PM AEST on 22/10/19

11.59pm AEST on 29/10/19

13

12.00PM AEST on 29/10/19

11.59pm AEST on 05/11/19

14

12.00PM AEST on 05/11/19

11.59pm AEST on 12/11/19

15

12.00PM AEST on 07/11/19

11.59pm AEST on 14/11/19

16

12.00PM AEST on 12/11/19

11.59pm AEST on 19/11/19

 

 

  1. In the event a prize for a particular Entry Period is not claimed by the relevant claim date stipulated above, the Promoter will revert to the entrant judged to have submitted the single next best entry per entry period, as determined by the judges in their absolute discretion, based on the creative merit of the entries (“Reserve Winner”). Reserve Winners must then claim the prize by the time specified by the Promoter. If a Reserve Winner does not claim the prize by the time specified, the prize will be forfeited.

 

General

 

  1. The Promoter 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 reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who the Promoter has reason to believe has breached any of these Terms and Conditions, tampered with the entry process or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise fair and proper conduct of the promotion. Errors and omissions may be accepted at the Promoter's discretion. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights. The Promoter's legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are reserved.

 

  1. Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be deemed invalid.

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  1. Only one entry per person is permitted per entry period.  In the case of someone entering the competition per entry period more than once, then the first entry only will be considered.

 

  1. In the case of more than one entrant providing the same answer, the first answer only will be considered. The first answer will be represented by the order in which the comments appear on the Promoter’s Facebook Page.

 

  1. Limit of one prize per person. The Promoter will disregard entries in an entry period from an entrant who has already won a prize in a previous entry period.

 

  1. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to determine the identity of the entrant.

 

  1. Winners will be notified by way of a direct Facebook message shortly after entries close for each Entry Period.

 

  1. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winners.

 

  1. If any prize (or part of any prize) is unavailable, the Promoter, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the prize (or that part of the prize) with a prize to the equal or greater value and/or specification.

 

  1. Total recommended retail price prize pool value is $33,491(inclusive of GST) . Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash.

 

  1. The arrangement and timing of the delivery of the prizes are subject to the Promoter’s discretion.

 

  1. Entrants consent to the Promoter using their name, likeness, image and/or voice in the event they are a winner (including photograph, film and/or recording of the same) in any media without remuneration for the purpose of promoting this promotion (including any outcome),.

 

  1. If 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 the Promoter, including but not limited to technical difficulties, unauthorised intervention or fraud, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law (a) to disqualify any entrant; or (b) to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the promotion, as appropriate.

 

  1. Any cost associated with accessing the Promoter’s Facebook page is the entrant’s responsibility and is dependent on the Internet service provider used.

 

  1. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions limits, excludes or modifies or purports to limit, exclude or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act, as well as any other implied warranties under the ASIC Act or similar consumer protection laws in the States 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) 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 the promotion.

 

  1. 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) if the Game for a particular Entry Period is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (f) any tax liability incurred by a winner or entrant; or (g) use of a prize.

 

 

  1. The Promoter collects personal information ("PI") in order to conduct the promotion and may, for this purpose, disclose such PI to third parties, including but not limited to agents, contractors, service providers and prize suppliers. Entry is conditional on providing this PI. The Promoter will also use and handle PI as set out in its Privacy Policy, which can be viewed at https://www.freedom.com.au/freedom/privacy-policy. The Privacy Policy also contains information about how entrants may opt out, access, update or correct their PI, how entrants may complain about a breach of the Australian Privacy Principles or any other applicable law and how those complaints will be dealt with. All entries become the property of the Promoter. Unless otherwise indicated by the Promoter, the Promoter may disclose PI to entities outside of Australia (for a list of the countries, see the Promoter’s Privacy Policy). 

 

  1. Entry and continued participation in the promotion is dependent on entrants following and acting in accordance with the Facebook Statement of Rights and Responsibilities, which can be viewed at www.facebook.com/terms.php.

 

  1. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Entrants understand that they are providing their information to the Promoter and not to Facebook. The information an entrant provides will only be used for the purposes outlined in these Terms and Conditions. Any questions, comments or complaints about this promotion must be directed to the Promoter and not to Facebook. Facebook will not be liable for any loss or damage or personal injury that is suffered or sustained by an entrant, as a result of participating in the promotion (including taking/use of a prize), except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.