Current Students

Snapvenger Hunt Terms and Conditions



1. UWA of the O-Week Snapchat Competition (“Competition”) is the University of Western Australia (ABN 37 882 817 280) of 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009 (“UWA‟).

2. Details on eligibility, how to enter and the prizes for the Competition are set out in these terms and conditions of entry (“Terms and Conditions”). By entering into this Competition, entrants are deemed to have accepted these Terms and Conditions.

Who can enter

3. Subject to clauses 4 and 5, any person worldwide of any age, who has fulfilled the requirements set out in these Terms and Conditions is eligible to enter the Competition.

4. Employees of UWA are not eligible to enter this Competition.

5. UWA or its contractor or agent may, in their absolute discretion, disqualify an entrant for any reason including breaching these Terms and Conditions, or acceptable or reasonable standards of safety, conduct and respect.

How to enter

6. To enter the Competition, eligible persons must:

a. add @uwastudents on Snapchat and send five “snaps” (photographs or videos) during the Promotion Period (see clause 14);

b. these “snaps” must include something that is (1) blue, (2) alive, (3) tall, (4) round; and, (5) yummy;

c. comply with these Terms and Conditions.

7. Entry is free.

8. UWA has the discretion to deem incomprehensible, illegible, non-compliant and incomplete entries invalid.

Number of entries permitted

9. Entrants may submit a single entry (consisting of five individual “snaps”) to the competition. Duplicate entries will be counted as one entry.

Prizes on offer

10. The total value of the prize is 3 x $100.00 AUD ($300.00 AUD).

11. The prize is 3 x Co-op gift vouchers.

12. The prize is subject to the following rules:

a. the prize winning entries shall be selected by UWA at its absolute discretion (subject to clause 15);

b. the prize must be taken as stated at clause 11 and is non-transferable, non-exchangeable and not redeemable for cash;

c. if the specified prize becomes unavailable for any reason, UWA may, but is under no obligation to, substitute a prize of like or equal value;

d. any tax payable as a result of the prize being awarded or received will be the prize winner's responsibility;

e. UWA takes no responsibility for the loss of the prize or the inability of the prize winner to use the prize due to incorrect or details provided by the prize winner, or otherwise; and

f. UWA makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability, merchantability of the Prize.

13. The winner acknowledges and agrees that no other payment, cost, fee or prize is payable to the winner by UWA other than as expressly stated in these Terms and Conditions.

Open, close and draw and publish dates

14. The competition commences on Tuesday 20th February 2018 at 8:00am AWST and closes on Thursday 22nd February 2018 at 8:00pm AWST (“Promotional Period‟). Entries must be received by UWA during the Promotional Period to be valid. Entries received after this time will not be included in the Competition and UWA accepts no responsibility for late, lost, misdirected, incorrect or invalid entries.

15. The prize winner will be determined by UWA using a randomisation mechanism to draw three winners.

16. The prize selection will take place on Friday 23rd February at 10.00am AWST.

17. The winner will be notified by Snapchat within five business days of the prize selection.

18. The prize must be claimed by the winner within 30 days of notification of winning. Winners will be required to claim their prize by collecting it from UWA. Details of where and how to collect the prize will be provided by UWA at the time it notifies the winner. The Prize will not be shipped or otherwise delivered to the winner.

19. If the prize is not claimed within that 30 day period, UWA may conduct further draws at the same time of day and place as the original draw in order to distribute the unclaimed prize. The winner of any unclaimed prize draw will be notified by Snapchat within five business days of the draw and must claim the prize within 30 days of notification of winning in accordance with clause 18. If not claimed, UWA may conduct further draws following expiry of that 30 day period, in accordance with this clause 19.

Publicity of Competition

20. It is a condition of entry in the Competition that UWA has the right to publish the username, image, voice, photograph or video of entrants (“Materials”) for any matter incidental to the Competition or the promotion or marketing of UWA.

21. UWA may use such Materials in any medium including without limiting on its website or other electronic means, in any reasonable manner it sees fit.

Privacy and miscellaneous

22. UWA will collect, use and manage personal information provided in each entry in accordance with its privacy policy accessible on UWA website. Involvement in this Competition is agreement to be bound by that policy.

23. All entries become the property of UWA once submitted.

24. By participating in the Competition, the entrant acknowledges and agrees that it is giving UWA permission to use their personal information and entry details for marketing, publicity or promotional purposes.


25. Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, UWA (including its 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 Competition, including, but not limited to, liabilities arising from or in connection with:

a. any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under UWA’s control);

b. any theft, unauthorized 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 UWA) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of UWA;

d. any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions;

e. any tax liability incurred by a winner or entrant;

f. redemption of the prize; and

g. participation in the Competition

26. UWA reserves the right to suspend, cancel or otherwise close the competition earlier than is stated in these Terms and Conditions for safety, security, technical failures or any other causes which affect the proper administration, fairness or security of the Competition.