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Force of Nature: The Dry 2 Photo Competition Gallery

If you love to explore Australia’s iconic Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges as much as we do, then we’ve got the ideal giveaway for you!

To celebrate Force of Nature: The Dry 2, filmed locally throughout the region, we're giving you the chance to WIN a premium getaway valued at over $2500 including;

See the gallery of entries here.

Thank you to everyone who submitted images for the competition. We really enjoyed seeing your adventures in the Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges. Congratulations to Clancie on the winning image!

“FORCE OF NATURE: THE DRY 2 x YARRA RANGES TOURISM GIVEAWAY” PROMOTION TERMS AND CONDITIONS


1. Information on how to enter and the prize(s) form part of these Terms and Conditions. Participation in this promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

2. Entry is only open to Australian residents.

3. Entrants under 18 years old must have parental/guardian approval to enter and further, the parent/guardian of the entrant must read and consent to these Terms and Conditions. Parents/guardians may be required by the Promoter to enter into a further agreement as evidence of consent to the minor entering this promotion.

4. Employees (and their immediate families) of the Promoter and agencies associated with this promotion are ineligible to enter. Immediate family means any of the following: spouse, ex-spouse, de-facto spouse, child or step-child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step-parent, grandparent, step-grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, brother, sister, step-brother, step-sister or 1st cousin.

5. Promotion commences on 31/01/2024 and ends 11:59pm AEDST on 26/02/2024 (“Promotional Period”).

6. To enter, individuals must, during the Promotional Period, locate the entry page, https://gleam.io/C1Gi9/force-of-nature-the-dry-2-photo-competition input all the requested details, including;

  • first name
  • last name
  • a valid email address
  • tick the terms and conditions and privacy policy checkbox, and
  • submit an original photo taken in the Yarra Valley, Dandenong Ranges or nearby regions within Victoria, that includes element/s of nature, within the image.

7. For clarity, ‘nature’ is defined as any location or landscape that includes plants, animals, and/or any other features and products of the earth.

8. The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including an entrant’s identity, age and place of residence) and reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who the Promoter has reason to believe has breached any of these Terms and Conditions, tampered with the entry process or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise fair and proper conduct of the promotion. Errors and omissions may be accepted at the Promoter's discretion. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights. The Promoter's legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are reserved.

9. Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be deemed invalid.

10. Entrants are permitted to upload multiple photo entries, with a maximum of ten (10) entries permitted, per person.

11. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to determine the identity of the entrant.

12. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winners. Each entry will be individually judged by both Roadshow Films and Yarra Ranges Tourism, based on the creative merit of the photo submitted.

13. The judging will commence on 29/02/2024 at Roadshow Entertainment, Level 9, 650 Chapel Street, South Yarra, VIC 3141. The judges, which includes Roadshow Films and Yarra Ranges Tourism, may select additional reserve entries which they determine to be the next best, and record them in order, in case of an invalid entry or ineligible entrant. Winners will be notified by email.

14. The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

15. The best valid entry, as determined by the judges, will win one (1) Major Prize Pack (as detailed below) valued at $2692.00. The next best five (5) valid entries, as determined by the judges, will each win one (1) Minor Prize Pack (as detailed below) valued at $450.00. Following the selection of the major and minor prize winners, an additional, five (5) entries will be selected as winners, by uploading a photo on Instagram, and including the two hashtags #yarravalleydandenongranges and #forceofnaturemovie.

16. Major Prize Pack valued at $2692.00 includes:

  • 1 x Sunrise Yarra Valley public Balloon Flight For 2 including Breakfast from Global Ballooning - RRP $938.00
  • 2 x nights accommodation at Alpine Retreat – RRP $730.00
  • 2 x Warburton Adventure Company $150.00 gift cards – RRP $300.00
  • 1 x Meletos Café 3 course meal for two people $190.00 gift card – RRP $190.00
  • 1 x Balgownie Estate 3 course dining package at restaurant 130 – RRP $240.00
  • 1 x Ampol $150.00 gift card - RRP $150
  • 1 x Village Cinemas gold class double pass – RRP $90.00
  • 1 x copy of the book: The Dry – RRP $26.99
  • 1 x copy of the book: Force of Nature: The Dry 2 – RRP $26.99

17. Minor Prize Pack valued at $450.00 includes: 1 x Gold Class double pass – RRP $90.00 each. Total RRP value $450.00

The additional five (5) entrants selected from all valid entries on Instagram, will each receive a Gold Class double pass – RRP $450.00.18. Any ancillary costs associated with redeeming the above gift card and movie tickets are not included. Any unused balance of the gift card and movie tickets will not be awarded as cash. Redemption of the gift card and movie tickets is subject to any terms and conditions of the issuer including those specified on the gift card and movie tickets.

19. If for any reason the winners do not take their prizes at the time stipulated by the Promoter, then the prizes will be forfeited and will not be redeemable for cash.

20. If the prizes (or part of the prizes) are unavailable, the Promoter, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the prizes (or that part of the prizes) with a prize to the equal value and/or specification.

21. Total prize pool value is AU$3592.00

22. Entrants agree that they are fully responsible for any materials they submit via the promotion including but not limited to comments, recordings and images (“Content”). The Promoter shall not be liable in any way for such Content to the full extent permitted by law. The Promoter may remove or decline to publish any Content without notice for any reason whatsoever. Entrants warrant and agree that:

(a) they will not submit any Content that is unlawful or fraudulent, or that the Promoter may deem in breach of any intellectual property, privacy, publicity or other rights, defamatory, obscene, derogatory, pornographic, sexually inappropriate, violent, abusive, harassing, threatening, objectionable with respect to race, religion, origin or gender, not suitable for children aged under 16, or otherwise unsuitable for publication;(b) their Content shall not contain viruses or cause injury or harm to any person or entity;(c) they will obtain prior consent from any person or from the owner(s) of any property that appears in their Content;

  1. the Content is the original work of the entrant or they will obtain full prior consent from any person who has jointly created or has any rights in the Content to the uses contemplated by these Terms and Conditions, and the Content does not infringe the rights of any third party;

(e) they consent to any use of the Content which may otherwise infringe the Content creator’s/creators’ moral rights pursuant to the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) and warrant that they have the full authority to grant these rights; and(f) they will comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation, those governing copyright, content, defamation, privacy, publicity and the access or use of others' computer or communication systems.Without limiting any other terms herein, the entrant agrees to indemnify the Promoter for any breach of the above terms.

23. As a condition of entering this promotion, each entrant licenses and grants the Promoter, its affiliates and sub-licensees a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, and sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish and display their entry (which shall include Content) for any purpose, including but not limited to future promotional, marketing or publicity purposes, in any media, without compensation, restriction on use, attribution or liability.

24. Entrants consent to the Promoter using their 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 without remuneration for the purpose of promoting this promotion (including any outcome), and promoting any products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter.

25. If this promotion is interfered with in any way or is not capable of being conducted as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter, including but not limited to technical difficulties, unauthorised intervention or fraud, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law (a) to disqualify any entrant; or (b) to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the promotion, as appropriate.

26. Any cost associated with accessing the promotional website is the entrant’s responsibility and is dependent on the Internet service provider used.

27. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions limits, excludes or modifies or purports to limit, exclude or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act (Cth), as well as any other implied warranties under the ASIC Act (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, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the promotion.

28. Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) is not responsible for and excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter’s control); (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (d) any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions; (e) any tax liability incurred by a winner or entrant; or (f) use/redemption of a prize.

29. The Promoter collects personal information ("PI") in order to conduct the promotion and may, for this purpose, disclose such PI to the members of the Promoter’s corporate group (which may include but is not limited to Village Roadshow Limited and its subsidiary companies), third parties, including but not limited to agents, contractors, service providers and prize suppliers. Entry is conditional on providing this PI. The Promoter will also use and handle PI as set out in its Privacy Policy, which can be viewed at: https://pages.rf.roadshow.com.au/Privacy-Policy.html . The Promoter (and its corporate group to whom entrants PI will be disclosed) will only use and disclose entrant’s PI in accordance with their respective privacy policies and, if applicable, collection statements. The Promoter (and its corporate groups) to whom personal information is disclosed may use this information for future promotional and marketing purposes regarding their products and services in accordance with their respective privacy policies and, if applicable, collection statements, including contacting entrants via any contact details provided by the entrant without further reference or compensation to the entrant, for an indefinite period or until the entrant opts out. The Promoter’s Privacy Policy contains information about how entrants may opt out, access, update or correct their PI, 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. All entries become the property of the Promoter. The Promoter will not disclose entrant’s PI to any entity outside of Australia.

30. The Promoter may also disclose PI to selected partners, if an entrant consents to such disclosure at the time of entry, who may use the information for their own marketing purposes. For details on how PI will be handled by such partners, entrants should view their privacy policy (which will be made available at the time of entry, where applicable).

31. The Promoter is Roadshow Entertainment A division of Roadshow Films Pty Ltd (ABN: 28 100 746 870) of Level 9, 650 Chapel Street, South Yarra, VIC 3141, telephone: 02 9552 8614 (“Promoter”).

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