Terms and Conditions for “Sportspower”
The Gympie Times

1. Method of entry:  Contestants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
To enter, Contestants must collect from The Gympie Times one entry form
The entry form must be original newsprint - no photocopies, scanned images, web prints, reproductions or other falsified artwork will be accepted.  The entry form must then be:
(a) sent by pre-paid post to The Gympie Times Po Box 394 Gympie Q 4570
          (so it is received before the Closure Time); or
(b) delivered to The Gympie Times 197 Mary Street Gympie
(c) The entry involves filling in an original entry form with Name, address and phone number.
(d) Contestants may submit more than one entry but can only win once.
2. Prize: Win an Exercise Bike valued at $350 with a runner up prize of a sports pack valued at $150. Total value of prize is $500. 
The prize is unrestricted to age. The prize value is exclusive of GST and the Promoter takes no responsibility for any variation in item values. Any taxes which may be payable as a consequence of a winner receiving the prize are the sole responsibility of that winner.  Prizes are non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash.  If the specified prize becomes unavailable for any reason, the Promoter may substitute a prize of similar nature and/or like or greater value.
3. Competition duration: The competition commences on Tuesday December 29 and ends on Saturday January 22.  Entry deadline is 5pm Monday January 24 2011 (“Closure Time”).  Entries received after the Closure Time will not be eligible.
3 Eligibility limitations:   
The following persons are also ineligible to enter:
(i) employees of, or contractors to, the Promoter so far as they are directly associated with this competition;
(ii) 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);
iii) 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.
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.
5. Draw and notification: The prize winner will be selected by random draw at or around 10am Tuesday January 25 2011 at The Gympie Times office and prizes awarded following winner validation and verification. Judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.  Winner’s details will be published in The Gympie Times public notices on Saturday January 29, 2011.  All Contestants acknowledge that the Promoter has the right to publicise and publish his / her name, character and likeness.  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.
6. Redraw: In the event that the winner has not come forward by 3 months from the draw date 2011, the Promoter may conduct such further random draws as are necessary on this date at 12.30pm at the same place as the original draw, to select a new winner.
In the event of a redrawn winner, he/she will be contacted directly on the phone number(s) provided.