Terms & Conditions

Adels Grove

Adels Grove Photo/Video Competition


  1. Information on how to enter and prizes form part of the Terms and Conditions. Entry into this competition deems acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

  2. The Promoter is Adels Grove (ABN 68 095 856 367) of1508 Lawn Hill National Park road, Lawn Hill, Qld, 4830 (“Promoter”).

  3. The competition commences on 8 March, 2020, entry closes on 16 April 2020 with final voting completed by 30 April, 2020 AEST (“Promotional Period”).

  4. To the extent of any inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions and any other reference to this competition, these Terms and Conditions prevail.

  5. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to the Promoter and not to Facebook.

  6. All entries must be taken at Adels Grove or 100km radius from Adels Grove. This includes such places as Boodjamulla National Park, Lawn Hill Gorge, the Savannah Highway and/or Riversleigh Fossil fields.

  7. Entrants can enter as many times as they like, but only one prize will be awarded per person.

  8. Entry is open to all but prizes can only be awarded to those residing in Australia. Internationals can enter but must do so knowing even if they win, they will not be eligible for a prize.

  9. When using the hashtag #amazingadels you are giving permission for all content provided (video and/or images and audio) to be used for reproduction or used in promotional material for, but not limited to, Public Relations, Marketing or any other legitimate purpose by Adels Grove and their associated companies.

Who can enter

  1. Entry is open to anyone who has fulfilled and abided by these Terms and Conditions.

  2. If a participant who is under the age of 18 years wishes to enter, they must have their parent or guardian's consent prior to entering into the competition. If such consent is not obtained, the entry will not be considered as valid for the purposes of the competition.

  3. Employees, and their immediate families of the Promoter, and agencies associated with this competition are able to enter the competition, but are not eligible to receive any prizes for their participation or entry. Immediate family means any of the following: spouse, ex-spouse, defacto spouse, child or stepchild (whether natural or by adoption), parent, stepparent, grandparent, step grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, brother, sister, stepbrother, stepsister or 1st cousin.

How to enter

  1. Post your photo or video of Adels Grove or Lawn Hill National Park with the hashtag #amazingadelsand the category you would like to enter in the caption of the post.

  2. Send the video and/or photo to Adels Grove via Messenger or email sequel@sequelpr.com.  Dropbox or We Transfer links are acceptable.

  3. Photographs must meet the following requirements for the entry to be eligible:

    • An original work.

    • Be a minimum size of 1MB or have a minimum pixilation of 360 pixels.

    • Must be in JPEG or PNG format

    • Have no watermarks or text on the image or video

  1. Like’ the Adels Grove Facebook and/or Instagram page to keep up with any updates.Any entries that do not meet the above requirements will be considered ineligible.

  2. The entrant must have permission of any people appearing in the image submitted and must be able to produce evidence of this permission if requested during the judging process.

  3. The Promoter reserves the right, at any time and in its sole discretion, to disqualify any participant who the Promoter has reason to believe has breached any of these Terms and Conditions, tampered with the entry process or engaged in any improper misconduct in order to jeopardise the fairness of the competition. Any errors or omissions may be accepted at the Promoter's discretion and any failure of the Promoter to enforce its rights under this clause does not constitute a waiver of those rights.

  4. People’s Choice entrants will be the top 20 photos and/or videos as selected by Adels Grove. They will be posted on Facebook (only) and the image/video with the most Likes will win this category.  In the case of a draw a second vote will take place to select a definitive winner.

When to enter

  1. The competition commences on 8 March 2020, entry closes 16 April, 2020 with final voting for People’s Choice competed by 26 April, 2020. The competition promotional period will close on30 April, 2020.

  2. Wonderful Wildlife, Stunning Scenery, Adels Grove Camp Site and the Junior competition closes 16 April.

  3. The top 20 finalists,as chosen by Adels Grove,will be listed as nominees for the People’s Choice Award from 20 April to 26 April, 2020 on Facebook only. All winners will be announced 30 April, 2020.

  4. The winners will be notified by Facebook message and via an announcement post on the Adels GroveFacebook and Instagram page.

  5. Prizes will be sent following the winner’s announcement and when mailing or email addresses can be provided by those that have won.


  1. Each category winner will receive one (1 only) $500AUDVisa Gift Card. There will be 5 prizes in total. Total value in prizes is $2500.00AUD (only).

  2. Only those residing in Australia are eligible for a prize.

  3. If the Promoter is unable to contact the winner within three months the winner will forfeit the prize in its entirety and it shall be awarded to the next runner up in the competition. The Promoter will not be held liable by a winner who cannot be contacted and forfeits their prize and no review or objection to this decision will be considered by the Promoter.

  4. The winners agree that upon acceptance of the prize, that the prize may be subject to further Terms and Conditions as stipulated by Visa & Visa Gift Card.

  5. Prizes are subject to availability, not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash. Prizes will be sent to the winner’s nominated address as stated. The Promoter and their associated agencies, and companies associated with this promotion will take no responsibility for prizes damaged or lost in transit. Each prize must be taken as stated and no compensation will be payable if a winner is unable to use the prize as stated.

  6. The Promoter reserves the right and has the full discretion to request winners provide proof of identity in order to claim a prize if this in dispute or the Promoter finds it to be necessary. In the event that a winner cannot provide suitable proof, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered. The Promoter reserves the right to rejudge in the event of a participant, claiming to be a winner, is unable to satisfy these Terms and Conditions.

Judging criteria

  1. The Promoter will choose a winning photo based on creativity, skill, originality, and relativity to entered category.

  2. The Promoter's decision is final and no review, appeal or objection to this decision will be considered by the Promoter or otherwise available.Chance plays no part in determining any winner. No correspondence will be entered into. No responsibility is accepted for late, lost or misdirected entries.


  1. Wonderful Wildlife

    • Photo or video entry must clearly show imagery of an animal/s including insects, animals, birds etc.

    • Entries for the category can be photo or video.

  1. Stunning Scenery

    • Photo or video entry must clearly show imagery of Adels Grove and surrounds scenery/ landscape with a 100km radius.

    • Entries for the category can be photo or video.

  1. Adels Grove Camp Site

    • Photo or video entry must be taken at the location of or show clear vision of the Adels Grove campgrounds or an Adels Grove official tour.

    • Entries for the category can be photo or video.

  1. Junior Entry

    • Entrants for this section must be taken by persons under the age of 15, including the age of 15.

    • Entriesmay be posted by a parent or a legal guardian on behalf of someone under the age of 15.

    • Entrants over the age of 15 must enter into the other categories.

    • Entries for the category can be photo or video.

  1. People’s choice

    • Judging for this category differentiates from methods of judgment for the other categories.

    • The top 20 photos/videos will be nominated by Adels Grove for this category.

    • Each of these 20 entries will be shared on Adels Grove Facebook and Instagram sites for the general public to Like.

    • The video/photo with the most Likes on Facebook/Instagram is the winner of this category.

    • Entries for this category can be photo or video.

Further Terms and conditions

  1. The Promoter reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions if this competition cannot be run as originally planned. The Promoter may also cancel or suspend this competition if an event beyond the control of the Promoter corrupts or affect the administration security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this competition. The Promoter will disqualify any individual who has tampered with the entry process or any other aspect of this competition.

  1. The Promoter and their associated agencies and companies will not be liable or responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, technical problems of the phone or of any phone network, or any misadventure, accident, injury, loss (including but not limited to consequential loss) or claim that may occur; whilst undertaking any travel won on or connected with their entry; in the participation in any prize; as a consequence of late, lost or misdirected mail, email SMS or phone call; due to the broadcast of any program relating to the competition or the publication of any material, including any statements made by any compere, staff member, journalist, other entrants or any other person; any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer software or phone; or any combination thereof, related to or resulting from participation or sending or receiving of any communication or of any materials in this competition.

  1. All entrants must submit ONLY their own original photographs. Any suchanswers, designs or works cannot be previously published in any forum worldwide. Allentries become the property of the Promoter and cannot be returned. Entries that arefound to have been derived from the designs of a third party will be considered invalid and,if awarded a prize, that prize must be returned to the Promoter. The Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion todisqualify any individual who the Promoter has reason to believe has breached any of theseconditions, or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated tojeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the promotion. The Promoter’s legal rights torecover damages or other compensation are reserved.

  1. The Promoter reserves the right to request whatever documentation it deems necessary to confirm if the entrant has breached this clause. An entrant must provide any requested documentation to the Promoter upon request. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.

  1. The Promoter reserves the right to request winners to sign a winner’s deed of release or any other relevant forms or agreements that the Promoter deems necessary, to provide proof of identity, proof of age, proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address and/or proof of entry in order to claim a prize. In the event that a winner cannot provide suitable proof, thewinner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.

  1. The Promoter reserves the right to rejudge in the event of an entrant, claiming to be a winner, being unable to satisfy these Terms and Conditions.

Copyright, Statutory guarantees, Waiver and liability

  1. All entries and any copyright subsisting in the entries become and remain the property of

  2. the Promoter (Adels Grove) and associated agencies and companies who may publish any of the entries received. By providing your personalinformation, you agree to the terms of the Privacy Policy.

  3. Winners agree to participate and co-operate as required inall editorial activities relating to the Competition, including but not limited to being mentioned on Facebook by Adels Grove, interviews and photographs. The winners agree to granting thepromoter a perpetual and non-exclusive license to use such footage and photographs in allmedia worldwide, including online social networking sites, and the winners (and theircompanions) will not be entitled to any fee for such use.

  4. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions limit, exclude or modify or purports to limit, exclude or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth), as well as any other implied warranties under the ASIC Act or similar consumer protection laws in the State and Territories of Australia.