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Survey Prize Draw 'Hunter Valley Wedding Planner' (Vol.20 September 2017 Edition)
Prize Draw Terms and Conditions for Hunter Valley Wedding Planner (from this point referred to as HVWP).

Each person that completes the survey questionnaire will be entered into a competition to win one of these amazing prizes:

'MMG Photo + Cinema’ (Total Value $5,000)
Includes:  Initial consultation and planning session, MMG Certified professional photographer, 600 - 800 crisp clear sharp images, pre wedding photo shoot, prep, ceremony, location and part reception total 6 hours, two x 16x24” print enlargements plus two x 8x12” enlargements, dual leather bound parents albums, online gallery, gorgeous digital album with twenty magnificently designed sides, hot air balloon voucher for flight and champagne breakfast AND MUCH MORE!


Prize is base photography package only as advertised on MMG’s hunter Valley website. Cannot be combined with any other MMG offer. Cannot be redeemed if MMG has already been booked as the couple’s wedding photographer (prize will be re-drawn). Cannot be redeemed for cash. Cannot be transferred or sold to any other person (only the prize winner may use the prize). Cannot be used for any other purpose or service other than what’s specified on the prize letter. Cannot be taken in part. Is subject to MMG availability which will be outlined when you get in touch with MMG directly. For weddings in the Hunter Valley region only, please contact MMG directly to confirm that your wedding location is included in this region (if not prize will be re-drawn). Couples can only use this prize if they do not have an existing wedding photographer booked (if couple has an existing wedding photography booking and wish to keep that booking the prize will be re-drawn). Couples who decide to cancel any existing photography bookings they are liable for any cancellation costs involved with the existing photographer. PLEASE NOTE: If you do not meet any of the above criteria or abide by the terms of this prize in any way, your prize will be cancelled and re-drawn by the publisher. Any decision by the publisher or MMG to redraw the prize is final and no negotiations will be entered into.

'Williams the Jewellers’ (Total Value $2,000)
Prize includes 1 x $2000 jewellery voucher from Williams the Jewellers at The Junction. This voucher cannot be redeemed for cash and must be used within the time frame specified on the voucher.

Information on how to enter the competition forms part of the terms and conditions of entry.

The survey competition is open to all readers but cannot be entered by employees or family of employees of the promoter or advertisers.

3.1 The competition commences at the on sale date of HVWP Edition 16 magazine.

3.2 The prize will be judged on or after 28th September 2017. All entries must be received by Midnight Wednesday27th September 2017 to be eligible. HVWP cannot accept responsibility for any late posted entries.

3.3 In order to enter, readers must purchase a copy of HVWP (Vol.20 March 2017 Edition).

3.4 Entries can be made via the HVWP website at or by completing an entry form in the magazine (and posting the form to PO Box 292 Maitland NSW 2320).

4.1 HVWP reserves the right to substitute prizes or parts of each prize as long as it reaches the values as stipulated in clause.

4.2 The total value of all prizes on offer is approximately $7,000.00 in total.

4.3 Unclaimed prizes; in the event that the winner cannot be contacted within 3 months of the prize draw, a new draw will be conducted and a new prize winner will be announced.

5.1 Entrants can enter the competition once only.

5.2 By participating in the prize draw, the winner agrees to participate and co-operate as required in all editorial activities relating to the Competition, including but not limited to being interviewed and photographed. The winner (and their companion) agrees to grant the promoter a perpetual and non-exclusive licence to use such footage and photographs in all media worldwide and the winner (and their companion) will not be entitled to any fee for such use.

5.3 Entrants in the competition must be 18 years of age or over at the date of the draw.

5.4 Prizes cannot be transferred or redeemed for cash.

5.5 For your entry to be valid you must answer all the questions in the survey and provide your name, address and at least one phone number.

5.6 Entries will be judged on the response given in question 19.

6.1 Purchase a copy of HVWP. Each copy has a unique barcode which also acts as your entry code. Your entry will not be valid without a barcode.

6.2 Answer all the survey questions in the magazine or online and submit your entry prior to Midnight 27/9/17.

6.3 The competition will be judged on or after 28th September 2017 and all entries must be received by Midnight Wednesday 27th September 2017. The winner will be notified by phone and by email.

6.4 The publisher's decision is final and will not enter into correspondence regarding the result.

7.1 In the case of an intervention of any outside act, agent or event which prevents or significantly hinders the publisher's ability to proceed with the competition on the dates and in the manner described in these terms and conditions, including but not limited to vandalism, power failures, tempests, natural disasters, acts of God, civil unrest, strike, war and act of terrorism, the publisher may in its absolute discretion cancel the competition and recommence it from the start on the same conditions.

7.2 The publisher and associated companies have the right to change the terms and conditions at any time and will take no responsibility for prizes damaged or lost in transit, or late, lost or misdirected mail.

8.1 The publisher is Sheer Design Pty Ltd, PO Box 292 Maitland NSW 2320. Phone 02 4933 9000.

9.1 Should an entrant's contact details change during the promotional period, it is the entrant's responsibility to notify the Promoter. A request to access or modify any information provided in an entry should be directed to Promoter.

9.2 Prizes are not transferable, exchangeable or redeemable for cash or other goods and services. The publisher shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or for any personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with any prize except for any liability that cannot be excluded from by law.

9.3 The Promoter shall not be liable for any loss, damage or injury suffered (even if caused by negligence) as a result of accepting and/or using a prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.

9.4 Entrants will be refused service of alcohol or provision of an alcoholic beverage prize if it would breach any relevant laws or codes including those relating to the responsible service of alcohol.

9.5 Entrants consent to the Promoter using their name, likeness, image and/or voice in the event that they are a winner in any media for an unlimited period of time without remuneration for the purpose of promoting this promotion (including any outcome) and/or promoting any products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter.

9.6 The winner’s details will be published on after the prize is drawn.