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*Spotlight VIP Club MR(free), Win A Grand Tour Of Switzerland For 2!, Purch Any Elna Sewing Machine Or Overlocker, Closes 5pm*
Entry: B, Purchase Req, Freq: Unlimited, Prize pool: $8,000, Ended 15/02

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Glenn10 - 6-12-2008 @ 05:43 AM

Rules were at: http://www.spotlight.com.au/vip/current_promos/elna_switzerland_comp/terms_and_conditions
Results were to be published: 02/03/09


Win A Grand Tour Of Switzerland Competition

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This prize includes return airfares for two adults, 7 night accommodation in various 4 star hotels, 6 first class rail transfers, reserve setting & lunch on the Glacier Express Shuttle, (AUS) $1,000 spending money Total value of the prize is up to $8,000 AUD

To enter simply use your VIP Club card when purchasing any Elna Sewing Machine or Overlocker from Thursday 26th November 2008 until Sunday 15th February 2009.

Winner drawn: Wednesday 25th February 2009.

WIN A TRIP FOR TWO TO SWITZERLAND COMPETITION

1. The competition is open to all Spotlight VIP Club members residing in Australia and New Zealand and those persons who during the term of the competition register as Spotlight VIP Club members (Member). An individual may become a Member by registering in a store, by phone on 1300 305 405 or online at www.spotlight.com.au at no charge. Members are provided with a Club card and membership number.
2. During the term of the competition, upon a purchase in any Spotlight store or via the Spotlight shop at Home Service in Australia and presentation of the Club card or membership number, the value of every purchase of Elna branded sewing machine or overlocker products made by a Member will be recorded. Each Member will receive one entry into the competition for every purchase of Elna branded sewing machine or overlocker products during the promotion period.
3. Entries and purchases will be recorded via the Point of Sale (P.O.S) system.
4. All entries shall become the property of the Promoter and no information as to the quantity of entries shall be provided to any Member. Entry details may be used for future promotional, marketing and publicity purposes unless otherwise advised by the entrant.
5. Employees of the Promoter and their immediate families, the Promoter and its associated agencies and companies are ineligible to win any prize in respect of this competition.
6. The competition commences at 9.00am AEST on Wednesday, 26 November 2008 and closes at 5.00pm AEST on Sunday, 15 February 2009.
7. The electronic prize draw will take place at the Promoter's Head Office, Level 5, 111 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, Victoria 3205, at 1.00pm AEST on Wednesday, 25 February 2009. The drawn result is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
8. The winner will be notified where possible by telephone on the day of the draw, and in writing as far as practicable within two business days and no more than five business days after the date of the draw. The name of the winner will be published in "The Australian" newspaper on Monday, 2 March 2009 and on the internet at www.spotlight.com.au.
9. The winner consents to their name, town/suburb of residence and a photo being published by the Promoter including being published on its internet site, as condition of acceptance of the Prize. Further information will be published only with the permission of the winner.
10. There will be only one winner between Australia and New Zealand. The first eligible entry drawn will win a trip for 2 adults to go on a "Grand Tour of Switzerland" trip for 8 days and 7 nights valued at up to AUD$8,000 (depending on travel dates and point of departure). Further details of the prize are provided below. All other costs not included in the prize package are the winner's responsibility. These include travel insurance, spending money, meals, taxes, additional insurance, transport to and from departure point, additional transfers, items of a personal nature (including but not limited to additional room charges such as pay per view movies, laundry, room service, telephone calls), any upgrades or additional nights and all other ancillary costs are not included and are the responsibility of the winner. Travel documentation, including passports, visas, any other government taxes and all other ancillary costs are the winner's responsibility.
11. The winner must have or acquire valid travel insurance to redeem the Prize.
12. This Prize is not transferable and is not redeemable for cash.
13. The prize is subject to availability and is only redeemable before 21 October 2009. At least 1 month notice must be given so bookings can be facilitated. No extension is possible. Reservations are subject to availability at the time of reservation.
14. During the entire duration of the prize, any person under 18 years of age must be accompanied by their nominated parent(s) or legal guardian(s).
15. Please note that blackout periods may apply during peak periods. The winner may be required to present a credit card at the time of check-in to any hotel.
16. If the Prize is not claimed within 3 months of the draw date, an unclaimed prize draw will be conducted on Monday, 25 May 2009 at 1.00pm AEST subject to any written directions given under Reg 46 of the Lottery and Gaming Regulations 2008 (SA). The drawn result is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The winner will be notified where possible by telephone on the day of the unclaimed prize draw, and in writing as far as practicable within two business days and no more than five business days after the date of the unclaimed prize draw. The name of the winner will be published in "The Australian" newspaper on Monday, 1 June 2009, and on the internet at www.spotlight.com.au.
17. If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, subject to the approval of those authorities which have issued permits for the conduct of this competition, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition, including to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process.
18. The Member indemnifies and keeps the Promoter indemnified against any and all loss, demand, liability, claim, cost and expense incurred by the Promoter in respect of any claim by a third party which is related to, arises out of, or is in any way associated with the submission of an entry into the competition by the Member, or as a result of any breach of these terms and conditions by the Member.
19. If the prize is awarded to a Member and it later becomes apparent to the Promoter that the Member was in breach of any of these terms and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to reclaim the prize from the Member and conduct an electronic draw at 111 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia and the first eligible entry drawn will be deemed the winner and awarded the prize. The winner will be notified where possible by telephone on the day of the unclaimed prize draw, and in writing as far as practicable within two business days and no more than five business days after the date of the unclaimed prize draw. The drawn result is final and no correspondence will be entered into. If for any reason the Member is unable to return a prize in its original condition to the Promoter in accordance with this clause, the Member must reimburse the Promoter the full value of the prize.
20. The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alteration of entries. The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by the Promoter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participants or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this competition.
21. The Promoter will take all necessary steps to ensure that entries are properly recorded and stored, but will accept no liability if an entry is not recorded or is lost. If a Club card or membership number is not produced at the time of purchase, an entry will not be granted after the time of purchase. If the P.O.S System fails or if the membership number is recorded incorrectly, every effort will be made to record the data not captured at the time of the purchase, where practical.
22. The Promoter shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or personal injury suffered or sustained arising from or in connection with the competition, any omission to enter a person into the draw, acceptance of the Prize or the Prize itself, except for liability which cannot be excluded by law.
23. All queries regarding the competition should be directed to "Win a 'Grand Tour of Switzerland'", Spotlight Pty Ltd, PO Box 1135, South Melbourne, Victoria, 3205 Australia or via email at service@spotlight.com.au.
24. All Members are bound by the Promoter's privacy policy which may be viewed at www.spotlight.com.au. The Promoter may record and store names, addresses and other personal information of all entrants to the competition in its database. This information may be used for future promotional, marketing and publicity purposes by the Promoter. Information will not be shared with any third parties without the Participant's express permission.
25. The Promoter is Spotlight Pty Ltd (ACN 005 180 861), 111 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, Victoria 3205.

Prize & Value of Prize:

1. Return economy airfares from the winner's nearest capital city to Zurich, Switzerland for two adults flying Singapore Airlines
2. Swiss Card with 6 first-class rail transfers: Swiss border/airport rail station to Zurich, Zurich to Lucerne, Lucerne to St. Moritz, St. Moritz to Zermatt, Zermatt to Geneva/Zurich, Zurich/Geneva to Swiss border/airport rail station
3. Reserved seating on the Glacier Express
4. Lunch on the Glacier Express
5. Gornergrat Excursion from Zermatt (2nd Class)
6. 7 nights accommodation in various 4 star hotels during the tour in rooms with private facilities as approved by the Promoter
7. Breakfast daily
8. AUD$1,000 spending money

The prize is valued at up to AUD$8,000 (depending on travel dates and point of departure)


2009 available travel dates:

1. 14 April 2009 to 11 May 2009
2. 12 May 2009 to 27 May 2009
3. 28 May 2009 to 15 August 2009
4. 16 August 2009 to 19 September 2009
5. 20 September 2009 to 3 October 2009
6. 4 October 2009 to 21 October 2009

Authorised under:
ACT Permit No: TP 08/04612
NSW Permit No: LTPS/08/11160
SA Lic No: T08/4426
Vic Permit No: 08/5167

Good luck everyone!!! :):):)


pinkyeeyore - 6-12-2008 @ 07:23 AM

Thank you Glenn10. Hubby was going to buy me a new overlocker for Christmas. Now I know where he is buying it from.


Glenn10 - 6-12-2008 @ 07:25 AM

Perfect timing pinkyeeyore!! Fingers crossed for you - good luck!! :):):)