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Official Rules

 

These Official Rules govern the Competition in Australia, which takes place in the form of a skill contest (“Contest”). By entering this Contest, the entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules.

 

  1. Organiser of the Contest

 

The Contest is organized by Marimekko Corporation, Puusepänkatu 4, 00880 Helsinki, Finland, (“Marimekko”), Tel. +358 9 758 71.

 

  1. Duration of the Contest

 

The Contest begins at 00:00 on Monday 4th November 2019 and ends at 23:59 AEST on 17th November 2019.

 

  1. Who can participate

           

Entrants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry into the Contest and legal residents of Australia. The Competition is open for new customers and existing customers. Employees of Marimekko or its affiliates or partners or agents and members of their immediate families are not eligible to participate. Marimekko reserves the right to verify all eligibility. No purchase is required to enter the Contest and a purchase will not increase chances of winning. Only one entry per individual is permitted and multiple entries will be disqualified. Entries are void where prohibited.

 

  1. How to participate

           

This is a contest of skill and chance plays no part in determining the prize winner.  Each entry will be individually judged based on the criteria specified below and in accordance with these Official Rules.

 

Eligible entrants can participate in the Contest by following the conditions set out in our competition Instagram post, on the @marimekkoaustralia Instagram page. The entrant must like the competition photo, 'tag' another Instagram page (tag a friend) and follow Marimekko Australia's Instagram page (@marimekkoaustralia). The entrant must also comment their answer to the competition question: "What was your boldest moment of 2019?"

 

Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be deemed invalid.

 

  1. Contest and judging

 

Amongst all eligible entrants who successfully complete all of the steps set out in section 4 above, one (1) prize winner for the Contest will be determined by a panel of judges from Marimekko’s local affiliate, Marimekko PTY Ltd (Business Number: 11 154 920 804; Address: 2A Kipling St, Richmond 3121 Victoria; Tel. +61 3 8420 7600 on Monday 18th November 2019.  Winner will be chosen based on the most creative answer.  Determination shall be made at the sole discretion of the Marimekko Local Affiliate jury, and all decisions will be final and binding.  No correspondence will be entered into.

 

Entrants do not need to be present at the determination to be eligible to claim the prize. The prize winner will be notified personally by Instagram direct message within two (2) days of the day of the determination. By entering into the Contest, the entrant consents to receiving such electronic messages. 

 

The winner of the prize will be required to confirm acceptance of the prize within fourteen (14) days from the date of the Instagram direct message notification. If the prize winner cannot or will not accept the prize, or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and a redetermination shall be conducted immediately or in accordance with the requirements as stipulated by any relevant regulatory authority.

 

A redetermination will be conducted at the same place as the original determination, subject to any directions from a regulatory authority.  The new winner will be notified personally by Instagram direct message within two (2) days of the day of redetermination. 

 

  1. Prize

 

The best entry as determined by the judging panel will win a dinner set consisting of the following items:

The winner will receive:

Credit note to be redeemed via at www.marimekko.com/au_en

Credit note will be valued at $400


The credit note will be communicated to the winner within (7) work days after announcing the winner. The credit note will be provided via email or other communication agreed between Marimekko and the winner. The total amount of the credit note needs to be used in one purchase. No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except at the sole discretion of Marimekko. No cash alternatives.

 

  1. Personal data and publicity

 

The collection and handling of personal data is limited to the extent necessary for the administration of the Contest and for such purpose the information submitted may be transferred within or between Marimekko and its affiliates, partners and agents and other third parties participating in arranging the Contest, which may be located within or outside the European Economic Area. Personal data shall not be used for any other purposes.  Marimekko and its affiliates will use and handle personal data as set out in its privacy policy, which can be viewed at https://www.marimekko.com/au_en/customer-service-english/. This privacy policy also contains information about how entrants may opt out, access, update or correct their personal information, how entrants may complain about a breach of the Australian Privacy Principles or any other applicable law and how those complaints will be dealt with.   

 

However, the winner of the Contest agrees that the winner’s name and country of residence may be published in Marimekko’s communications and marketing channels globally (such as social media). Marimekko may at its discretion use such materials in Marimekko’s communications and marketing channels globally without additional compensation.

 

  1. Liability

 

Nothing in these Official Rules limits, excludes or modifies 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 Australian Securities and Investment Commission Act 2001 (Cth) or similar consumer protection laws in the States and Territories of Australia ("Non Excludable Guarantees").  Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non Excludable Guarantees, Marimekko is not liable for any indirect damages or damages that the organiser could not reasonably have foreseen. Marimekko is not liable for damages caused by third parties or reasons not attributable to the organizer (such as interruption of the Contest or damages attributable to a failure in data network connections), if the organizer could not have avoided these by acting diligently. Marimekko accepts no responsibility whatsoever for damage or loss resulting from misdirected or incomplete entries, and by taking part in the Contest the entrant warrants that all information submitted is true, current and complete at the time of submission. It is entrant’s sole responsibility to ensure that entrant’s details and e-mail address are accurate. Marimekko accepts no responsibility for any changes which are not properly notified from the time of submission of the entrant’s entry to the end date of the Contest. The prize winner shall relieve Marimekko and all of the companies that participated in planning and implementing the Contest from all responsibility relating to injury or damage arising from entering into the Contest or from redeeming and using the prize.

 

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