QT Mag Prize Bag Competition

Terms and Conditions

QT Mag Prize Bag Competition

THE COMPETITION                                                                                                                       

  1. By entering this competition, Contestants agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
  2. Contestants must be permanent Queensland residents to be eligible to enter.
  3. Contestants who are under the age of 18 years must have parent/legal guardian consent to enter this competition.  
  4. If there is any inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions and anything else that refers to this competition these Terms and Conditions prevail. 
  5. The Promoter is The Queensland Times Pty Ltd, 260 Brisbane Street, West Ipswich Qld 4305;

ABN 94 009 658 244.


  1. To enter, Contestants must collect the entry form and the image of the prize they would like to win. Entry forms and images of the prizes will be published in the QT Magazine on Saturday December 10, 2016.   
  2. Entry Forms and prize images must be original newsprint.
  3. Photocopies, scanned images, web prints, reproductions or other falsified artwork will not be accepted. 
  4. Contestants must complete the entry form in full and place the entry form in an envelope along with the image of the prize they would like to win and address to QT Mag Prize Bag Competition; then:
  • Deliver to: 260 Brisbane Street, West Ipswich Qld 4305; or
  • Send to: PO Box 260, West Ipswich Qld 4305.
  • Entries must be received within the Promotion Period (see Clause 15).
  • Contestants may submit more than one entry, however, any contestant can only win one (1) prize.
  • One original entry form and prize image per standard envelope.
  • While entry is free, the cost of delivering or posting entries is the responsibility of contestants.


  1. There will be 22 winners. The  winners will receive one (1) of the following prizes:
  • 1 of 4 copies of the Cookbook: River Cottage, retail value $85.00 each (inclusive of GST).
  • 1 of 10 copies of the DVD: Poldark, retail value $39.95 each (inclusive of GST).
  • 1 of 4 copies of the DVD: Doctor, Doctor, Series 1, retail value $39.95 each (inclusive of GST);
  • 1 of 4 copies of the children’s book: Laugh Your Head Off, retail value $19.99 each (inclusive of GST);

The total recommended retail value of the prize pool is $979.26 (inclusive of GST).

  1. All prizes are valued inclusive of GST and the Promoter takes no responsibility for any variation in item values. 
  2. Any taxes which may be payable as a consequence of a contestant winning a prize, are the sole responsibility of that winner. 
  3. Prizes are non-transferable and can’t be redeemed for cash. 
  4. 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.


  1. The competition commences at 8:30am AEST on Saturday December 10, 2016 and closes at 10:00am AEST Monday December 19, 2016 (“Promotion Period”). Entries received outside the Promotion Period will be deemed invalid.


  1. The following persons are ineligible to enter:
  • Employees of, or contractors to, the Promoter as far as they are directly associated with this competition;
  • 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);
  • 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.
  1. 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.


  1. The prize winners will be selected by random draw at the QT office, 260 Brisbane Street, West Ipswich Qld at 12:00pm (AEST) Wednesday January 4, 2017 and prizes awarded following winner validation and verification.  Winners will be contacted by telephone.
  2. Judges decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 
  3. Winner’s details will be published in the QT Public Notices on Thursday January 5, 2017.  
  4. All Contestants acknowledge that the Promoter has the right to publicise and publish his/her name, character and likeness. 
  5. 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.


  1. Prizes must be claimed in person from the QT office and Government issued Photo ID is required.
  2. Any winner must complete a Competition Release Form to confirm collection of their prize.
  3. Winners aged under 18 years must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian to collect the prize on their behalf.
  4. All prizes must be collected within 90 days of the draw date. Prizes that remain uncollected after 90 days will be entered into an uncollected prize redraw as per these terms and conditions and winners drawn randomly. Redraw winners will be contacted by telephone.
  5. It is the sole responsibility of the winner to claim their prize. 


28. 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. 

29. The Promoter makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability or merchantability of any of the goods/services offered as prizes. 

30. 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.


31. 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.

32. 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 www.apnarm.com.au/privacy, 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.

33. To facilitate your participation, the Promoter may disclose your personal information to other companies associated with this promotion.