Facebook Ready, Set, Selfie Competition - Game of Skill



1. Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these Terms and Conditions. Participation in this promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
2. Entry is via the Internet only.


3. What to do and prizes: During the ‘Ready, Set, Selfie!’ Photo Competition, Facebook users are invited to share their favourite photo which depicts a daily adventure or something they love doing and tell us how they get ready to experience it. Those who submit a photo entry will automatically go in the running to win a $200 VISA gift card and a pair of Transitions lenses and frames (frames up to the value of $250).
  - If an entrant is part of a sporting group or club, they can choose to submit a photo of members of their group to go in the running to win a $2,000 VISA gift card for their group.
  - To be eligible for this prize, entrants must share a group selfie or photo and be able to provide a name and online reference (e.g. website, social media profile or group) for their sporting group or club.
4. Winners:The photo submitted by the winner will be posted to the Transitions Australia and New Zealand Facebook page with a caption placed over the image. Winners will be selected by a judging panel – see more information in section titled ‘Judging’.
5. Bonus Prize: Entrants have the opportunity to vote on their favourite photos. The photo with the most votes will win a bonus prize of a $100 gift card. The most popular photos during the competition will also be posted to the Transitions Australia and New Zealand Facebook page.


6. To enter, individuals must, during the Promotional Period, visit: https://www.facebook.com/transitionsanz follow the prompts as directed to the competition entry page, input the requested details, upload an image and caption, then submit the fully completed entry form before 11:59pm AEST on the final day of the entry period. See below DATES section for prize draw and promotion dates.


7. This promotion commences on 06/05/2016 and closes at 11.59pm AEST on 03/06/2016 ("Promotional Period").
8. All valid entries received during the Promotional Period will be eligible to win a VISA gift card to the value of $200AUD. All entries which feature a group selfie and include the name of a sporting group or club in the entry form, will go in the running to win a $2,000AUD VISA gift card. All photo entries containing group selfies which do not include a name of a sporting group or club will be considered an individual entry and therefore go in the running for the prize of a $200AUD VISA gift card and Transitions lenses and frames.
9. There will be a last chance to vote period following the entry close date from 04/06/2016 to 05/06/2016.
10. All prizes will be drawn and announced on Wednesday 8 June 2016.
11. Entries only need to be submitted once to be eligible for the prize draw. Individuals may submit more than one entry. Individuals may vote for as many entries as they like, but an individual may only vote once per day.


12. This promotion is skill based and chance plays no part in determining the winners.
13. There will be three judges reviewing photo entries. Judging of photo entries will be based on the creative merit and relevance of the photo and caption provided in line with the promotional request.
14. The three judges will each review all entries and make an independent decision on which photo they believe should win for each prize. The judges will share their choice with each other and then cast a vote to determine the winning entry.
15. The judges may select additional reserve entries which they determine to be the next best, and record them in order, in case of an invalid entry or ineligible entrant.
16. Each winner will be notified by Facebook direct message and by email.


17. Three prizes can be won through the competition;
  - $200 VISA gift card, Transitions lenses and frames (frames to the value of $250): Users must submit a selfie/photo entry and caption in line with the promotional request.
  - $2,000 VISA gift card: Users must submit a group selfie/photo and caption in line with the promotional request, and provide a name and online reference to their group.
  - $100 VISA gift card: This is a bonus prize determined by the largest number of votes for an entry.
18. All winners will have their entry shared on the Transitions Australia and New Zealand Facebook page with their caption and the campaign tag line ‘Ready, Set, Live’ added to the image.
19. The total value of the three Prizes will not exceed $3,000 AUD.
20. Winners must redeem the prize in accordance with the Visa prepaid cards.
21. Prizes, or any unused portion of the prize, are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash.
22. Subject to the unclaimed prize draw clause, if for any reason a winner does not take a prize by the time stipulated by the Promoter, then the prize (or that element of the prize) will be forfeited. If no valid entries are received per the promotional request and terms and conditions, the Promoter, in its discretion, reserves the right not to award the prizes.
23. If any part of the prize is unavailable, the Promoter, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the prize with a prize to the equal or greater value and/or specification, subject to any written directions from a regulatory authority.


24. There is no entry fee for this competition.
25. Any cost associated with accessing the promotional website is the entrant's responsibility and is dependent on the Internet service provider used.


26. Entries from professional and amateur photographers are welcomed.
27. Entry is free and open to residents from Australia and New Zealand only, 18 years and older only. 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 first cousin. 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 to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with the entry process. Errors and omissions will 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.
28. Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be deemed invalid.
29. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected entries or other communications. Entries will be deemed void if forged, manipulated or tampered with in any way.


30. 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.


31. Copyright of any work submitted as an entry remains with the author or copyright owner. By submitting the work, the copyright owner gives Transitions Optical Australia New Zealand non-exclusive permission to reproduce, communicate and display works to the public including use of their name, likeness, image and/or voice, in relation to this competition. When Transitions Optical Australia and New Zealand shares a work submitted as part of the competition the copyright owner will be credited. For any other marketing or publicity usage outside the competition Transitions Optical will approach the copyright owners for use rights. Transitions Optical reserves the right to edit or crop these images as required. The competitor is solely responsible for ensuring that any content submitted to the competition does not infringe on any third party’s intellectual property rights or the rights of privacy or publicity of any third party. This includes text, data, photographs, graphics or any other materials.
32. The Promoter shall not be liable in any way for content submitted by entrants 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 children aged under 15, or otherwise unsuitable for publication; (b) they will obtain prior consent from any person or property that is mentioned 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.
33. Without limiting any other terms herein, the entrant agrees to indemnify the Promoter for any breach of the above terms.


34. 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) subject to any written directions from a regulatory authority, to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the promotion, as appropriate.


35. 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 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) 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.


36. Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its 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 the Promotion, including, but not limited to, where arising out of the following: (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.


37. The Promoter collects personal information in order to conduct the Promotion and may, for this purpose, disclose such information to third parties, including, but not limited to, agents, contractors, service providers and prize suppliers and as required, to Australian regulatory authorities. Entry is conditional on providing this information. The Promoter may, for an indefinite period unless otherwise advised, use the information for promotional, marketing publicity, research and profiling purposes including sending electronic messages or telephoning the entrant. Entrants should direct any request to opt out, access, update or correct information to the Promoter. All entries become the property of the Promoter.
38. Entrants details will be managed in accordance with the privacy statement available https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.
39. 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.


40. 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 which 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.


41. The laws of Australia apply to this promotion to the exclusion of any other law. Entrants submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Australia.
42. For the avoidance of doubt the Competition is managed and run by Transitions Optical Pty Ltd (ABN 2906 6727 8139) having its principal place of business at 11 Sturt Road Brighton, South Australia 5048 (“Promoter”).