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Yes Crowd 12 Days of Christmas Competition Terms and Conditions

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Yes Crowd 12 Days of Christmas Terms & Conditions ("Conditions of Entry")




Yes Crowd 12 Days of Christmas


Optus Administration Pty Ltd ABN 79 055 136 804, 1 Lyonpark Road, Macquarie Park, NSW 2113, Australia. Ph: (02) 8082 7800

Promotional Period:

Start date: 01/12/17 at 09:00 am AEDT

End date: 13/12/17 at 11:59 pm AEDT

Eligible Entrants:

Entry is only open to Australian residents who are 18 years and over and are Optus customers.


Any Optus staff directly involved in the implementation and facilitation of this Promotion are not eligible to enter. All other Optus staff who are Optus customers are eligible to participate in this Promotion.

How to Enter:

To enter the Promotion, the entrant must visit, follow the prompts to the Promotion entry page; and fully complete and submit to online entry form with an answer/response to the Promotional Requirement (defined below) by the Promotion End Date. An entrant must complete the entry form for the applicable Prize listed below to be eligible to win that prize.


Prize #

Entry Period Open

Promotional Requirement


9am AEDT - 01/12/17

“Tell us which artist you’re most looking forward to seeing at Field Day and why?” (in 25 words or less)


9am AEDT - 02/12/17

“If you could be a movie character, who would you be and why?” (in 15 words or less)


9am AEDT - 03/12/17

“Tell us your favourite Christmas song and why?” (in 25 words or less)


9am AEDT - 04/12/17

“Caption the photo posted in the Promotional Post” (in 25 words or less)


9am AEDT - 05/12/17

“What is your favourite exercise to do and why?” (in 25 words or less)


9am AEDT - 06/12/17

“Fill in the blank” in the copy provided


9am AEDT - 07/12/17

“Caption the photo posted in the Promotional Post” (in 25 words or less)


9am AEDT - 08/12/17

“What’s the last thing you searched for on Google?” (in 25 words or less)


9am AEDT - 09/12/17

“Guess how many pieces of popcorn are in this jar?” (jar image will be shown on the entry page)


9am AEDT - 10/12/17

“Fill in the blank” in the copy provided


9am AEDT - 11/12/17

“Caption the photo posted in the Promotional Post” (in 25 words or less)


9am AEDT - 12/12/17

“What is your favourite Sam Smith lyric and why” (in 25 words or less)


There will be a different entry page on Yes Crowd for each Prize. The entry form for each applicable Prize is available from the Entry Period Open date specified above.

Entries Permitted:

Multiple entries permitted subject to the following: Each person may submit only one (1) entry per prize. The entrant is eligible to win a maximum of one (1) prize. By completing the entry method, the entrant will receive one (1) entry.


Prize Description

Number of this prize

Winning Method

Prize #1: The prize is two (2) adult tickets to Field Day Festival at Sydney, NSW - The Domain from on the 01/01/18.



Prize #2: Ten (10) x Hoyts Movie Tickets



Prize #3: X50 Mobile Wireless Speaker



Prize #4: The prize is four (4) tickets to The Ashes Sydney, NSW on the 04/01/18



Prize #5: Fitbit Alta (Black)



Prize #6: $100 Visa giftcard



Prize #7: 2017/18 Premier League jersey of the winner’s choosing (from options provided by the Promoter). Exact size of jersey awarded will be determined by the Promoter in its absolute discretion.



Prize #8: Google Home device



Prize #9: A one (1) year Netflix subscription



Prize #10: Vivid Home Wireless Broadband device



Prize #11: 4G Alcatel A3 prepaid device with bonus $50 eftpos gift card



Prize #12: The prize is two (2) tickets to see Sam Smith on the 19/01/18.



Prize Conditions:

No part of this prize is exchangeable, redeemable for cash or any other prize or transferable.


Event Prizes (Prize 1, 4 & 12)

Prize #

the “Event”

Event Details


Field Day Festival

The Domain, Sydney NSW on 1/1/18 from 12:00pm – 11:00pm


The Ashes Cricket

Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney NSW on 4/1/18


Sam Smith Live Concert

Melbourne's Town Hall on 19/1/18

 Prizes 1, 4 and 12 is for or relates to a respective Event listed above. If the winner is unwilling or unable to attend at the designated time for the Event, they forfeit the prize and the Promoter is not obliged to substitute the prize. The Event ticket prizes are subject to the event venue and ticket terms and conditions, including any applicable age restrictions. The Promoter and event organisers hereby expressly reserve the right to eject any winner and/or his/her companion for any inappropriate behaviour, including but not limited to intoxication, whilst participating in any element of the prize.


Voucher/Gift Card Prizes (Prize 2, 6, 9 & 11)

Any ancillary costs associated with redeeming a gift card/tickets/subscription are not included. Any unused balance of a gift card will not be awarded as cash. Redemption of a gift card/ticket/subscription is subject to any terms and conditions of the issuer, including those specified on the gift card/ticket.

Winner Notification:

The winners will be contacted via private message on the Yes Crowd platform.

Unclaimed Prizes:

In the event of an unclaimed prize, the Promoter may at its discretion assign the prize to the entry judged the next best entry, conduct a further judging to award the prize, or withdraw the prize unawarded. The Promoter is under no obligation to award any unclaimed prize.


  1. The entrant agrees and acknowledges that they have read these Conditions of Entry (and Schedule) and that entry into the Promotion is deemed to be acceptance of these Conditions of Entry (and Schedule). Any capitalised terms used in these Conditions of Entry have the meaning given in the Schedule, unless stated otherwise.
  2. The Promotion commences on the Start Date and ends on the End Date ("Promotional Period"). Entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt by the Promoter and not at the time of transmission or deposit by the entrant. Records of the Promoter and its agencies are final and conclusive as to the time of receipt.
  3. Valid and eligible entries will be accepted during the Promotional Period.
  4. Judging
    1. The winners will be determined by representatives of the Promoter.
      1. For all prizes, excluding for Prize #9, each entry will be judged on the basis of the individual originality, creative merit and literary merit of the response/answer provided to the Promotional Requirement. The best valid entry received for each prize (excluding Prize #9), as determined by the Promoter, will win that prize.
      2. For Prize #9 the entrant that is the first to comment with the correct number of popcorn in the jar shown will be deemed the winner of Prize #9.
  • 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.
  1. The winners will be determined by skill. Chance plays no part in determining the winners. The judges' decision is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
  1. All reasonable attempts will be made to contact each winner.
  2. If any winner chooses not to take their prize (or is unable to), or does not take or claim a prize by the time specified by the Promoter, or is unavailable at the designated time for the Event, they forfeit the prize and the Promoter is not obliged to substitute the prize.
  3. The value of the prize is accurate and based upon the recommended retail value of the prize (inclusive of GST) at the date of printing. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any variation in the value of the prize after that date.
  4. If a prize (or portion of a prize) is unavailable the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize (or that portion of the prize) to a prize of equal or greater value and/or specification.
  5. No entry fee is charged by the Promoter to enter the Promotion. Where entry is allowed online, there is no additional cost to enter the Promotion other than any cost paid by the entrant to access the website or social media platform of entry via their Internet service provider.
  6. The prize will be awarded to the person named in the entry and any entry that is made on behalf of an entrant or by a third party will be invalid. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant or winner, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to determine the identity of the entrant or winner.
  7. Entrants' personal information will be collected by the Promoter. Personal information will be stored on the Promoter's database. The Promoter may use this information for future marketing purposes regarding its products, including contacting the entrant electronically. The Promoter is bound by the Australian Privacy Principles in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and its privacy policy which is located at The Promoter's privacy policy contains information about how the entrant may access, update and seek correction of the personal information the Promoter holds about them and how the entrant may complain about any potential breach by the Promoter of the Australian Privacy Principles or any other Australian privacy laws and how such complaints will be dealt with. The Promoter collects personal information about entrants to enable them to participate in this Promotion and may disclose the entrants' personal information to third parties including its contractors and agents, prize suppliers and service providers to assist in conducting this Promotion. If the entrant does not provide their personal information as requested, they may be ineligible to enter or claim a prize in the Promotion. Personal information collected from entrants will not be disclosed to any entity located outside of Australia.
  8. For the purposes of public statements and advertisements, the Promoter may only publish the winner's surname, initial and State/Territory or postcode of residence.
  9. The Promoter reserves the right to refuse to allow a winner to take part in any or all aspects of the prize, if the Promoter determines in their absolute discretion, that a winner is not in the physical or mental condition necessary to be able to safely participate in or accept the prize. It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner may be required to sign a legal release as determined by the Promoter in its absolute discretion, prior to receiving the prize.
  10. If a prize is provided to the Promoter by a third party, the prize is subject to the terms and conditions of the third party prize supplier and the provision of the prize is the sole responsibility of the third party and not the Promoter. The terms and conditions which apply to the prize at the time it is issued to the winner will prevail over these Conditions of Entry, to the extent of any inconsistency. The Promoter accepts no responsibility or liability for any delay or failure by the third party to deliver the prize, any delay or failure relating to the prize itself or failure by the third party to meet any of its obligations in these Conditions of Entry or otherwise.
  11. Any guarantee or warranty given is in addition to any relevant statutory guarantees and warranties and nothing in these Conditions of Entry restricts, excludes or modifies or purports to restrict, exclude or modify any statutory consumer rights under any applicable law including the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth).
  12. If for any reason any aspect of this Promotion is not capable of running as planned, including by reason of computer virus, communications network failure, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failure or any cause beyond the control of the Promoter, the Promoter may in its sole discretion cancel, terminate, modify suspend the Promotion and invalidate any affected entries, or suspend or modify a prize.
  13. The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to validate and check the authenticity of entries and entrant's details (including an entrant's identity, age and place of residence). In the event that a winner cannot provide suitable proof as required by the Promoter to validate their entry, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered. Incomplete, indecipherable, inaudible, incorrect and illegible entries, as applicable, will at the Promoter's discretion be deemed invalid and not eligible to win. Entries containing offensive or defamatory comments, or which breach any law or infringe any third party rights, including intellectual property rights, are not eligible to win. The use of any automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that allows an individual to automatically enter repeatedly is prohibited and may render all entries submitted by that individual invalid.
  14. All material submitted on entry (e.g. photo(s), image(s), drawing(s), comment(s), sound/video recording(s) and answer(s) to a promotional question/responses) must NOT: (a) be in breach of any laws, regulations and rights, e.g. any laws regarding intellectual property (copyright, trademarks, etc), defamation and privacy; (b) be defamatory, obscene, derogatory, pornographic, sexually inappropriate, contain nudity, aggressive, violent, abusive, harassing, threatening, objectionable or discriminate/vilify any section of the community with respect to race, ethnicity, nationality, religion, origin, sexual preference, mental illness, disability or gender or unsuitable for publication; or (c) contain viruses. Entrants warrant that they own or have the right to license the copyright in any entry submitted by them into this Promotion, for the purposes of this Promotion, that no rights have been granted to any third party in respect of any such entry which would prevent the entry being used as contemplated by this Promotion, and that the use by the Promoter of any such entry will not breach any laws or infringe the rights of any person (including without limitation with respect to privacy, intellectual property and defamation). Entrants must obtain prior consent from any person or from the owner(s) of any property that appears in their entry. By entering, all entrants license and grant the Promoter, its affiliates and sub-licensees an exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, and sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish and display their entry (including any portion of their entry) for any purpose, including but not limited to future promotional, marketing or publicity purposes, in any media, without compensation, restriction on use, attribution or liability. Entrants further agree, upon request by the Promoter, to assign all of their rights, title and interest (including copyright) in and to their entry to the Promoter and to sign any legal documentation to confirm such assignment. Entrants agree that their entry is their original work and does not infringe the rights of third parties, or that they have obtained full prior consent from any person who has jointly created or has any rights in the aforementioned material. Entrants consent to any use of their entry that may otherwise infringe their moral rights. Entrants are responsible for all entries they submit on entry. The Promoter will not be liable for any entries, to the extent permitted by law. The Promoter reserves the right to remove, request removal or decline to publish any entry or portion of an entry for any reason whatsoever, including if in breach of these Terms and Conditions. The Promoter will have no liability to entrants if it exercises this right and entrants must comply with any request made by the Promoter pursuant to this paragraph.The entrant warrants and represents that any material sent or provided by the entrant to the Promoter will not infringe any copyright, trademarks or other intellectual property rights of any third party (including moral rights) and that the entrant has all rights to use the materials and has obtained all necessary consents to comply with any relevant privacy and/or confidentiality requirements. Entrants agree to indemnify the Promoter for any breach of the Terms and Conditions including this clause.
  15. The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify entries in the event of non-compliance with these Conditions of Entry. In the event that there is a dispute concerning the conduct of the Promotion, the decision of the Promoter is final and binding on each entrant and no correspondence will be entered into.
  16. The Promoter and its associated agencies and companies will not be liable for any loss (including, without limitation, indirect, special or consequential loss or loss of profits), expense, damage, personal injury or death which is suffered or sustained (whether or not arising from any person's negligence or wilful misconduct) in connection with this Promotion or accepting or using any prize (or recommendation), except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law (in which case that liability is limited to the minimum allowable by law).
  17. The entrant will participate in and co-operate as required with all reasonable marketing and editorial activities relating to the Promotion, including (but not limited to) being recorded, photographed, filmed or interviewed and acknowledges that the Promoter may use any such marketing and editorial material without further reference or compensation to them.
  18. Unless otherwise specified, a prize is a single event for the winner (and their guest(s)) and cannot be separated into separate events or components.
  19. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any tax implications and the entrant must seek their own independent financial advice in regards to the tax implications relating to the prize or acceptance of the prize.
  20. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of these rights.
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Last thing I searched was on Google maps to find my friend's new address, so I could send a Christmas card. I knew where the house was and could identify it by sight, but did not know the street name or number.