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*Big W-Gift Card Xmas Promotion - Win Wish Gift Cards*
Entry: W M, Purchase Req, Freq: Other, Prize pool: $12,000, Ended 29/12

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WhitePointer - 3-12-2008 @ 02:03 AM

Entry was at:
Rules were at:
Results were to be published: 09/02/09

Spend $20 or more on Olay, Pantene, Herbal Essences, Head & Shoulders, Nice'n Easy, Mum, Tampax and Whisper products at Big W

PLEASE NOTE: Have taken the mail entry as the final closing date. Web entries close earlier

Big W Christmas Cash Promotion - Terms and Conditions

1. Information on how to enter and prize details set out in all communications regarding the Big W Cash ("Promotion") form part of the Conditions of Entry. By participating in the Promotion, each participant fully and unconditionally agrees and acknowledges that these Conditions of Entry and the decision of the Promoter on all matters relating to the Promotion are final and binding.

2. Entry is open to all residents of Australia. However, employees and their immediate families of the promoter, Beinteractive Pty Ltd, and their associated agencies and companies are not eligible to enter.

3. The competition commences on 1 December 2008 at 00.01 (AEDT) and concludes on 24 December 2008 at 23.59 (AEDT). (“Promotional Period”).

4. To be eligible for entry, participants must spend $20 on any Olay, Pantene, Herbal Essences, Head and Shoulders, MUM, Whisper, Nice n Easy or Tampax products during the promotional period from any Big W store in Australia and submit their entry before 24 December 2008 at 23:59 for online or last mail 29 December 2008.

All entrants must retain a proof of purchase (in the form of a valid store receipt or photocopy of original) for each entry made during the promotional period. Entrants can enter Online or by Mail.

a. Online: log onto and complete the online entry form with their details including (but not limited to) name, address (no PO Boxes accepted), daytime phone number, e-mail address and the receipt number.

b. Mail: Entrants must send a completed entry form to

“Big W Christmas Cash Promotion”,
PO Box 432
Caulfield East

All mail entries must include the entrants’ name, address (no PO Boxes accepted), postcode, daytime phone number and a copy of their purchase receipt. Each entry form must be sent in a separate, stamped, standard sized envelope. Envelopes with multiple entry forms will be treated as a single entry. Only original entry form will be accepted, no photocopies allowed.

5. Entrants under the age of 18 must obtain the prior permission of a parent or guardian over the age of 18 to enter.

6. Incomprehensible and illegible entries will be deemed invalid.

7. Multiple entries permitted, subject to the following: (a) only one entry permitted per specified purchase requirements and (b) each entry must be submitted separately and in accordance with entry requirements.

8. The Promoter reserves the right to request winners to provide proof of identity, proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address and/or proof of entry validity (including a store receipt) in order to claim a prize. Proof of identification, residency and entry considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of the Promoter. In the event that a winner cannot provide suitable proof, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.

9. The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and to disqualify any entry which, in the opinion of Promoter, includes objectionable content, profanity, potentially insulting, inflammatory or defamatory statements, disqualify any entrant who tampers with the entry process, who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms & Conditions of Entry or who has, in the opinion of Promoter, engaged 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. This includes, but not limited, to entrants and households using multiple email and/or postal addresses to register single or multiple purchases. The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify a winner if Promoter becomes aware that the winner and/or the winner’s entry is of a type described in this clause.

10. Online entries must be received by 23.59 (AEDT) on 24 December 2008 or last mail received on 29 December 2008. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any late, lost or misdirected entries.

11. The cost of accessing the promotional website will be dependant on the entrant’s individual Internet Service Provider.

12. There are twenty-four (24), $500 “WISH Gift Cards” to be won for this promotion. The “WISH Gift Cards” are subject to their own terms and conditions. More information is available at:

13. The total prize pool is valued at $12,000.

14. Once prizes have left the Promoter’s premises, the Promoter takes no responsibility for prizes damaged, delayed or lost in transit.

15. By accepting the prize, the winner agrees to participate in and co-operate as required with all reasonable media editorial requests relating to the prize, including but not limited to, being interviewed and photographed, filmed and/or chaperoned throughout the duration of the prize.

16. Prize values are based upon the recommended retail prices at the time of printing (inclusive of GST). The promoter accepts no responsibility for change in prize value between now and the ultimate prize redemption date.

17. Each valid entrant who has entered the competition over the duration of the promotional period will be entered into the major draw. Twenty four (24) valid entrants will be drawn at random from all valid entries. Draws will take place at Beinteractive Pty Ltd, Level 9, 155 George Street, Sydney NSW 2000, 2 January 2009 at 15.30 (AEDT).

18. The winners will be notified by telephone within 2 days of the draw and will also be sent a letter advising them of their prize. Winners’ details will be published in the Public Notices section of The Australian newspaper on Friday 9 January 2009.

19. Should an entrant’s contact details change during the promotional period, it is the entrant's responsibility to notify the Promoter. A request to access or modify any information provided in an entry should be directed to Promoter.

20. Subject to relevant state regulations, any prizes remaining unclaimed by Friday 27 March 2009 an unclaimed prize draw will take place at Beinteractive Pty Ltd, Level 9, 155 George Street, Sydney NSW 2000 on Thursday 30 April 2009 at 15:30 (AEDT) and winners will have their details published in the Public Notices section of the Australian on Thursday 7 May 2009.

21. The promoter’s decision is final and the promoter will not enter into correspondence regarding the Competition result.

22. It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner must comply with all the conditions of use of the prize and the prize supplier’s requirements.

23. It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner may be required to sign a legal release in a form determined by the promoter in its absolute discretion.

24. In the case of the intervention of any outside act, agent or event which prevents or significantly hinders the Promoter’s ability to proceed with the competition on the dates and in the manner described in these terms and conditions, including but not limited to vandalism, power failures, tempests, natural disasters, acts of God, civil unrest, strike, war, act of terrorism, the Promoter may in its absolute discretion cancel the competition and recommence it from the start on the same conditions, subject to any written directions given under State Regulation.

25. Procter & Gamble Australia Pty Ltd, Beinteractive Pty Ltd and their associated agencies and companies assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alteration of entries, and reserves the right to take any action that may be available.

26. If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any causes beyond the control of the Promoter, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or integrity or proper conduct of this promotion, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, take any action that may be available, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition, subject to any written direction given under State Regulation.

27. The Promoter is collecting the entrant's personal information for the purpose of conducting and promoting this competition (including but not limited to determining and notifying winner). The entrant's personal information may be disclosed to Beinteractive Pty Ltd for this purpose. If you are not willing for this to occur you cannot participate in the Promotion.

28. Entrants’ personal information may be disclosed to State and Territory lottery departments and winners’ names published as required under the relevant lottery legislation. A request to access, update or correct any information should be directed to the Promoter.

29. The Promoter is Procter & Gamble Australia Pty Ltd, ABN 91 008 396 245, of 1 Innovation Road, Macquarie Park North Ryde NSW 2113.

30. Associated agency Night and Day Communications, ABN 92 101 115 664, of 8 Simpson Street, Moorabbin VIC 3189.

31. Authorised under
NSW permit no: LTPS/08/10958
VIC permit no: 08/5095
ACT permit no: TP 08/04541
SA permit no: T08/4398.

Smiley63 - 19-12-2008 @ 11:16 PM

Thanks very much for the post WP, good luck to you!

Im_Gonna_Win - 8-1-2009 @ 04:58 AM

I received two winning letter's today.

Thanks WhitePointer for the post.

WhitePointer - 8-1-2009 @ 04:59 AM

congratulations Im_Gonna_Win

wenwin - 8-1-2009 @ 05:43 AM

Thanks WhitePointer I am also a winner.

sarah4mike - 8-1-2009 @ 08:48 AM

Thanks WhitePointer

2 x entries and 2 x winners here :-)

Awinnah - 9-1-2009 @ 05:58 AM

Thank you WP, received a winning letter today. :)

WhitePointer - 9-1-2009 @ 06:12 AM

Congratulations to all winners :)