Australian Competitions

*Sunday Mail TV Guide Jackpot - win share of $5000; closes 5pm*
SA, Entry: W S, Purchase Req, Freq: Other, Prize pool: $31,000, Ended 29/03

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ashke - 4-10-2008 @ 02:36 PM

Entry was at:

For your chance to win a share of $5,000 in the TV Guide Jackpot make sure you read today's TV Guide.

If the unique number printed on the front page of your TV Guide matches one of the numbers on page 22 of today's TV Guide you will win a share in $5,000!

To win the cash, you must register your winning number before midnight tonight by completing the section below with your details.

Remember you only have until midnight tonight to register your winning number!

And don't forget to get a copy of next week's Sunday Mail for another chance to win!

The following Terms & Conditions apply for the Sunday Mail ‘TV Guide Jackpot” Competition.

METHOD OF ENTRY - To be eligible to enter, consumers must purchase a copy of the Sunday Mail across the duration of the promotion, commencing Sunday, October 5, 2008 and concluding, Sunday, March 29, 2009. Within the Sunday Mail each edition of the TV Guide will have one (1) unique six (6) digit number printed on it and will be sequentially numbered. Readers will be required to match their unique number with one (1) of the four (4) randomly selected numbers published within the same day’s TV Guide, to win a share in the jackpotted prize amount. To be eligible to win, readers who match their unique number must register their number BEFORE MIDNIGHT on the day of publication. Readers can register their number in the TV Guide Jackpot one of two ways:

1 By phoning the TV Guide Jackpot hotline on 8206 3555 and leaving their contact details as prompted; or

2 By logging their details online at

Readers must retain the front page and have the original front page when they call or register online. The TV Guide Jackpot Hotline (phone) and Homepage (online) are open from 12.01am to 11.59pm each Sunday. Claims will only be accepted via either of these channels and no claims will be accepted outside these times. Once winners have registered their winning TV Guide Jackpot number they will have 72 hours from 5pm of the day of validation to present the original page to the offices of the Promoter, or an authorised agent, for validation. Prizes can only be claimed if the claimant has an original page and the page is the valid corresponding front page of the TV Guide to appropriate TV Guide and week’s winning numbers. Prizes will be awarded:• Where the winning TV Guide Jackpot number fulfils all of the requirements of the Promoter’s verification tests and procedures which shall be determined by the Promoter in its absolute discretion;• If a win claim is registered in accordance with that shown above on the day; • If the winning TV Guide Jackpot number is valid in accordance with these terms and conditions.

DURATION OF THE PROMOTION - The promotion commences at 12.01am Sunday, October 5, 2008 and closes 5pm Sunday, March 29, 2009.

WINNING CLAIMS - Winning claims must be registered on the official TV Guide Jackpot Hotline or website (as detailed above). Late claim payouts are at the discretion of the promoter. Claimants are required to keep the full front page of their winning newspaper and will be required to bring the original to the offices of the Promoter, or an authorised agent, for verification to claim their prize.

NATURE AND VALUE OF THE PRIZES - The prize will commence at $5,000 for Week 1 of the promotion (October 5) and, if not claimed, will continue to jackpot on a weekly basis in increments of $1,000. To register a winning number, readers must follow the instructions detailed above. If a valid claim is registered the jackpot amount as it sits at that point will be paid to the winner. If there is more than one valid claim in any given week the prize will be divided by the number of claimants, each winner will win an even share of the jackpot amount. If the jackpot is collected at any stage, the following week’s prize will commence at $1,000 and will, as detailed above, continue to jackpot on a weekly basis in increments of $1,000. Total prize value: $31,000

METHOD OF ADVISING RESULT OF DRAW - Once all prizes have been validated, all winners will be sent a letter of notification (within 14 days of validation of win). Each month’s winners will be published in the Public Notices section of the Sunday Mail at the conclusion of each month, dates are detailed below:Sunday, October 26Sunday, November 23Sunday, December 28Sunday, January 25Sunday, February 22Sunday, March 22Sunday, April 19

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY - Employees of Advertiser Newspapers Pty Limited, their families and associated companies with this promotion are ineligible to enter. For Advertiser Newspapers Pty Limited Privacy Policy, see today's classified index page. Prize is not transferable or redeemable for cash equivalent. This prize does not include any other costs of a personal nature not stated. This prize must be taken as stated and no compensation will be payable if the recipient is unable to use it as stated. Any change in the value of prizes between the publishing date and the date prizes are claimed is not the responsibility of the promoter. Any additional costs incurred by the winner, other than those which forms part of the prize, are the responsibility of the winner. The judge’s decision in relation to all aspect of the competition is final. No correspondence will be entered into. The Promoter and its agencies associated with this Promotion are not liable and do not accept responsibility for: a) an entry that is not received or which is received and subsequently corrupted or rejected by the Web Site server or Promoter’s service provider. This includes: b) any lost, misdirected or corrupt entries to the Web Site/ Promoter’s service provider;
c) any loss or damage whatsoever (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or personal injury suffered or sustained: i. in connection with an entrant’s participation in the Promotion or the taking of the prize, except that which cannot be excluded by law; and ii. relating to the conduct of the Promotion however caused, including failure of the Web Site or the Promoter’s service provider or incorrect or corrupt data supplied by the Promoter to the entrant.

NAME & ADDRESS OF LICENSEE - The promoter is Advertiser Newspapers Pty Limited, 31 Waymouth Street, Adelaide SA 5000.

LICENCE NUMBER - SA Licence No. T08/4131

Kibby - 28-3-2009 @ 06:59 AM

says the current comp is inactive