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The Backbencher Gastropub STEINLAGER Sony MHC-EC619iP Speaker System GIVEAWAY T&C’S

The Backbencher Gastropub STEINLAGER Sony MHC-EC619iP Speaker System GIVEAWAY T&C’S


Information on how to enter the Backbencher Gastropub STEINLAGER Sony MHC-EC619iP Speaker System Giveaway (“Promotion”) and prizes form part of these terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”). By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.

The promoter is The Backbencher Limited, 34 Molesworth Street, Thorndon, Wellington 6011 (the “Promoter”).

Entrants will direct any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Promotion to the Promoter.  Any questions can be directed to marketing@backbencher.co.nz .


Subject to clause 5, entry is open to anyone who, as at the time of entry, is:

a New Zealand resident;

18 years of age or older; and

living in New Zealand.

Employees of the Promoter and any agency associated with the Promotion, and the immediate families of such employees, are ineligible to enter.

As part of the Promoter’s commitment to being a responsible marketer of alcoholic beverages, it is part of the Promoter’s policy not to award prizes to people who have prior criminal convictions, particularly (but not limited to) where those convictions involve anti-social or violent behaviour or drink-driving. Accordingly, you warrant that you do not have any previous criminal convictions (including for DUI, other alcohol related offences, or any other offences relating to anti-social behaviour).


Entry is open between 2nd of June 2018 and closes at 8AM NZT on 30th of June 2018 inclusive (the “Entry Period”). No entries will be accepted outside the Entry Period.

To enter,

Contestants must purchase any sized full price Steinlager Black from The Backbencher Gastropub, fill in an entry form and submit it into the draw.

Limit of one entry per person, per purchase, per day.

Prize and Prize Draw

The Prize consists of one (1) Sony MHC-EC619iP Speaker System, valued at approximately NZ$230 (“Prize”). There is one (1) Prize to be won.

Prize is not transferable and is not redeemable for cash. In the event that the Prize becomes unavailable for reasons beyond the Promoter’s control, the Promoter may substitute a prize of equal or greater value.

The Promoter will select the winner by random draw from all eligible entries submitted during the Entry Period.

The draw will take place on 30th June 2018. The first (1) valid entry drawn will receive the Prize (“Winner”). The Winner will be notified by way of email/phone by no later than 6 PM NZT on 30th June 2018 and will be asked to claim the Prize by picking it up from The Backbencher Gastropub

The Prize must be picked up from The Backbencher Gastropub, from 34 Molesworth Street, Thorndon, Wellington, within two weeks of the winner being announced.

If a Winner cannot be notified, or does not make contact within 5 days of notification, or cannot be verified (including where a Winner’s age or place of residence renders an entrant ineligible to receive the prize), has a criminal record, or is found to have otherwise breached any of these Terms and Conditions, his/her selection as a Winner may be forfeited and an alternative winner may be selected at the Promoter’s sole discretion. No compensation will be awarded to the forfeiter.


Information from all entries will be collected and used for the purposes of conducting this Promotion (which may include disclosure to third parties for the purpose of processing entries, contacting the prize winner, communicating with entrants about the Promotion and otherwise conducting the Promotion) and for publicity purposes surrounding this Promotion.  By entering this Promotion entrants consent to the use of their information as described.  Entrants may access and/or change their data by contacting the customer enquiries on 04 472 3065 or marketing@backbencher.co.nz. Personal information will otherwise be dealt with in accordance with the Promoter’s Privacy Policy.www.lionco.co.nz

The Promoter will not use your personal details for marketing purposes outside those described above, all entries and personal details will be destroyed following the conclusion of the Promotion.


The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including an entrant’s identity, age and place of residence) and to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with the entry process.

The Promoter accepts no responsibility for late or misdirected entries. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any failure to receive an entry as a direct or indirect result of a technical problem of any kind or any tampering by members of the public. Entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt into the competition database. Errors and omissions will be accepted at the Promoter’s discretion.

The Promoter assumes no responsibility for, and the entrants release the Promoter from, any direct or indirect loss, claim, damage or injury to person or property (including computer systems and servers) suffered or sustained (including but not limited to loss arising from negligence) arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with the Promotion or any Prize.

Without limiting the foregoing, the Promoter assumes no responsibility for, and the entrants release the Promoter from, any loss, claim, damage or injury to person or property if, for any reason beyond the Promoter’s reasonable control (e.g. tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures etc.), this promotion is not able to be conducted as planned and/or the Promotion’s administration, security, fairness or integrity are corrupted or affected.  Further, in such circumstances, the Promoter may modify or suspend the Promotion and/or invalidate any entries of any individual in any way involved in interfering or tampering with the conduct of the Promotion or abusing the system upon which the Promotion is being conducted.

All decisions of the Promoter (including but not limited to selection of the prize winner) are final and binding – no correspondence will be entered into.

Participants must comply with all requirements of the Promoter including requirements specified in the Terms and Conditions. The Promoter may, at its absolute discretion, declare any or all entries made by an entrant invalid if the entrant:

fails to establish their entitlement to enter the Promotion to the Promoter’s satisfaction;

tampers with or benefits from any tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion;

acts in a disruptive manner or acts with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person; or

in the opinion of Promoter, engages in conduct in entering the Promotion which is fraudulent, misleading, deceptive or generally damaging to the goodwill or reputation of the Promotion and/or Promoter.

Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, the Promoter (including its officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence) for claims, losses (including loss of opportunity), damages, injuries, costs and/or expenses, whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, suffered, sustained or incurred as a result of, or arising in any way out of, or in any way connected with, the Promotion or any prize.

All entrants release and indemnify the Promoter from any and all direct or indirect loss or injury suffered by the Promoter and arising in connection with the Promotion or the Prize.

If for any reason any aspect of the Promotion is not capable of running as planned, the Promoter reserves the right to, in its sole discretion, cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion, or invalidate any affected entries, at any time without prior notice. Where it is practical for it to do so, the Promoter will notify entrants of such changes on the Backbencher Gastropub Facebook page.