Australian Competitions

*MySony (MR) - win one of 30 copies Natalie Bassingthwaightes new CD (m'ship requires purchase of Sony product...within la...*
WOL, Entry: W, Freq: Once Only, Prize pool: $1,050, Ended 01/04

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levi - 23-3-2009 @ 05:03 AM

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My Sony and Sony Music are proud to give you the chance to WIN 1 of 30 copies of Natalie Bassingthwaightes debut solo album "1000 Stars".

Best known for her role as Izzy Hoyland on Neighbours, her performances as the lead singer of electro-rock act Rogue Traders, and most recently as the host of "So You Think You Can Dance?", Natalie Bassingthwaighte has collaborated with some of the best pop writers in the world in order to create her first solo album which debuted at #1 on the National ARIA Charts.

"1000 Stars" is available now through Sony Music. For more information visit Natalie Bassingthwaighte's website.

For the opportunity to win a copy Natalie Bassingthwaightes' debut album please tell us who your Australian band or artist is and why in 50 words or less!

Not sure if the above link will work for others? Just need to log in to your account once you have registered and the competition entry will be right there.


(Game of Skill)

Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these Conditions of Entry. Entry into this promotion is deemed acceptance of these Conditions of Entry by each entrant. Entry is via internet only.

Any costs associated with accessing the promotional website remain the responsibility of each entrant and are dependent on the Internet service provider used. Any contact details entered incorrectly on the website shall be deemed invalid and will result in an ineligible entry.

Entry is free and only open to residents of Australia, who are existing members of the My Sony program or become members of the My Sony program at in the manner required (as set out on during the promotional period, who remain members of the My Sony program during the promotional period and who log on to their My Sony account during the promotional period. Entrants aged under 18 years must obtain the consent of their parent or legal guardian to enter the promotion and provide personal information about themselves. All entries of entrants who are under the age of 18 years and enter the promotion without disclosing (or attempting to conceal) their age (as and where required) and/or do not provide the required parental consent (as and where required) will be deemed invalid. The Conditions of Entry will bind the entrants and any parent or legal guardian who gives their consent (for entrants aged 18 years and under). The directors, management and employees (and their immediate families) of the Promoter, its related entities, participating stores, printers, suppliers, providers and agencies associated with this promotion are ineligible to enter the promotion.

To enter the promotion, eligible entrants must, during the promotional period, log on to their My Sony account at and register their entry by submitting the competition form at

This promotion comprises of a series of twelve (12) consecutive monthly competitions (each a "Competition"). Entry into the first competition 12:01am (AEST) 01/05/2008 and closes at 9:59:59am on 02/06/2008. Entry into each of the next 11 Competitions starts at 10:00:00am on the first weekday of the month and closes at 9:59:59am on the first weekday of the following month.

There is a limit of one entry per entrant into each Competition. Entries into one Competition will not be included in any subsequent Competition.

Each Competition will be conveyed to members through the Competition section of the My Sony website and the monthly My Sony newsletter.

Each Competition is a game of skill in which chance plays no part in determining the winner. In each Competition, no later than two weeks after entry into a Competition closes will thirty (30) Eligible Entrants of the Competition be judged based on their answer to the monthly Competition Question (as specified at the start of each Competition Period at

The Prize for each of the thirty (30) winners of each Game of Chance is one (1) promotional CD as supplied by Sony/BMG, each valued up to $34.99 RRP.

Each of the thirty (30) Eligible Entrants will win a promotional CD from Sony/BMG (the "Prize") based on their answer to the monthly Competition Question (as specified at the start of each Competition Period at

All winners will be notified by telephone and mail or email. All reasonable steps to notify winners of the competition will be taken by the Promoter. Judges' decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

Prizes must be taken as offered and cannot be varied. Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash. Any unused portions of the prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable and non-redeemable for other goods or services and cannot be taken as cash. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any tax implications that may arise from the prize winnings. Independent financial advice should be sought. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any variation in prize value. All warranty claims in respect of prizes must be directed towards the applicable manufacturer and not the Promoter.

If any prize winner is aged under 18 years, the prize will be awarded to the parent or legal guardian who consented to the winner entering the promotion.

Entrants can only enter in their own name. The Promoter reserves the right to request the winners to produce (within the requested time) appropriate photo identification or other documentation (to the Promoter's satisfaction, at its sole discretion) in order to confirm the winners' identity, age, residential address and email address, eligibility to enter and claim a prize and any information submitted by the winners in entering the promotion (including confirming consent of a winner's parent or legal guardian and the name, age and address of the parent or legal guardian that gave their consent, where a winner is under 18 years of age), before issuing a prize. If the documentation required by the Promoter is not received by the Promoter (or its nominated agent) or the winning entry has not been verified or validated to the Promoter's satisfaction within the time requested, that winner's entry will become invalid. All prizes will only be awarded following any winner validation and verification that the Promoter requires in its sole discretion.

If any prize or element of a prize becomes unavailable for any reason beyond the Promoter's reasonable control, then a similar prize or prize element of equal or greater value will be awarded to the winner in lieu, subject to any written directions made under applicable State and Territory legislation.

The Promoter and its associated agencies and companies shall not be liable for any loss (including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss), damage, personal injury or death which is suffered or sustained (including but not limited to that arising from any person's negligence) in connection with taking any prize or using any prize, except any liability that cannot be excluded by law (in which case that liability is limited to the minimum allowable by law). The Promoter and its agents associated with this promotion take no responsibility for prizes damaged or lost in transit.

The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and reserves the right to disqualify any entrant for tampering with the entry process or for submitting an entry which is not in accordance with these Conditions of Entry, or if the entrant is engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the promotion. The Promoter's legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are reserved.

The Promoter will not be responsible for any incorrect, inaccurate or incomplete information communicated in the course of, or in connection with, this promotion if the deficiency is occasioned by any cause outside the reasonable control of the Promoter.

The use of any automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that allows an entrant to automatically enter repeatedly is prohibited and will render all entries submitted by that entrant invalid.

The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone or network or lines, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, technical problems or traffic congestion on a mobile network, or any combination thereof, or any other technical failures including any damage to entrant's or any other person's mobile handset or computer related to, or resulting from, participation in this promotion or the downloading of any materials related to this promotion.

If for any reason this promotion is not capable of running as planned because of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, technical failures or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this promotion, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion, subject to any written directions made under applicable State or Territory legislation.

Caution: any attempt to deliberately damage the promotional website or the information on the website, to cause malicious damage or interference with the normal functioning of the website, or to otherwise undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, whether successful or not, the Promoter reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. If the Promoter suffers loss or incurs any costs in connection with any breach of these conditions of entry or any other legal obligation by an entrant, the entrant agrees to indemnify the promoter for those losses, damages and costs.

Entrants consent to the Promoter using the entrant's name, likeness, image and/or voice in the event they are a winner (including photograph, film and/or recording of the same) in any media for an unlimited period of time without remuneration or compensation for the purpose of promoting, publicising or marketing this promotion (including any outcome), and promoting any products or services manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter. The winners agree to participate in all reasonable promoted activities in relation to the Promotion as requested by the Promoter and its agents.

The Promoter collects personal information about entrants to include entrants in the promotion and where appropriate award prizes. If the personal information requested is not provided, the entrant may not participate in the promotion. By participating in the promotion, each entrant also acknowledges that a further primary purpose for collection of entrants' personal information by the Promoter is to enable the Promoter to use the information to assist the Promoter in improving goods and services and to contact entrants in the future with information on special offers or provide entrants with marketing materials via any medium including mail, telephone and commercial electronic messages. The Promoter may share information with its Australian related companies and promotional partners who may contact entrants with special offers in this way. By entering the promotion, each entrant agrees that the Promoter may use entrants' personal information in this manner. Each entrant also agrees that the Promoter may publish or cause to be published the winner's name, locality and photograph entry in any media as required under the relevant lottery legislation. Entrants can also gain access to, update or correct any personal information by contacting the Promoter at the address below. All personal information will be stored at the office of the Promoter. A copy of the Promoter's Privacy Policy in relation to the treatment of personal information collected may be obtained by contacting the Promoter.

The Promoter is Sony Australia Limited, ABN 59 001 215 354, of 33-39 Talavera Road, North Ryde NSW 2113.

** To become a MySony member, must have made a purchase of a Sony product since 1995. When registering, need to enter the product code, serial number and where you bought it from. Can perform searches as you register of these codes/stores

annettemail - 30-3-2009 @ 09:06 PM

Unable to enter:

Dear Member,
Due to system maintenance, My Sony is temporarily unavailable from:

23/03/2009 05:00 PM to 15/04/2009 12:00 AM

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.