Terms and Conditions

2017 Career Ready Orientation Competition


  1. La Trobe University (ABN 64 804 735 113) (“La Trobe”) is conducting a competition called the Career Ready Orientation Competition(“Competition”).
  2. These terms and conditions apply to the Competition and by submitting your entry you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. Any entry that does not comply with these terms and conditions may be deemed invalid and ineligible to win a prize.
  3. The Competition is open from 9am Monday 20 February 2017 to 5pm Friday 31 March 2017 (“Competition Period”).  Any entry received after the expiry of the Competition Period will be deemed invalid. No responsibility is accepted for late, lost, delayed or misdirected entries.


  1. The Competition is open to Victorian residents  who are current and new students enrolled at La Trobe.
  2. Entrants less than 18 years old must obtain the consent of a parent or guardian to enter. La  Trobe may request photographic ID as proof of an entrant’s age and request written evidence of parental or guardian consent (if applicable). Any entrant that is unable or unwilling to provide the requested information will not be eligible to win a prize.
  3. Entrants must complete the Career Ready Orientation module (available through La Trobe’s online LMS) within the Competition Period.
  4. Entry into the Competition is free.
  5. Entrants may enter the Competition once only.
  6. Any entries deemed by La Trobe to be inappropriate or offensive will be ineligible to win a prize and excluded from the Competition.
  7. By submitting an entry, each entrant warrants to La Trobe that:
    1. if below 18 years of age, they have the permission of their parent or guardian to enter the Competition;
    2. all details provided with their entry are true and accurate; and
    3. the entrant has the right to submit their entry for this Competition.

Judging and Prizes

  1. La Trobe will judge all valid entries received within the Competition Period and winners will be drawn at random from the pool of eligible entrants.
  2. The draw will take place at 12pm on Friday 14 April 2017 at La Trobe’s Melbourne campus, Bundoora, Victoria 3086. La Trobe will draw up to four entrants to win a prize, until all prizes are exhausted. An entrant may not win more than one prize.
  3. The prizes will consist of: 1x STA Travel Voucher worth $1000; 1x Apple watch valued at $1000; 1x NAB Debit Card of $200 and 1x La Trobe Co-op voucher worth $100. The prizes cannot be redeemed for cash.
  4. The Prize Winners will be notified within 2 business days after the prize draw, through their La Trobe student email address. Prize Winners may also be published on La Trobe’s website and social media accounts .
  5. Prize Winners will be notified of how to collect their prizes. The Prize Winner must present photographic ID when collecting their prize. Prizes cannot be collected by another person on behalf of the Prize Winner.
  6. The decisions of La Trobe regarding Prize Winners are final and will be binding on each entrant. No correspondence or communications will be entered into. If after reasonable efforts a Prize Winner cannot be contacted, cannot accept a prize or is deemed to be ineligible to enter the Competition, La Trobe reserves the right to select a different Prize Winner.
  7. If any event prevents or hinders the Competition or La Trobe’s ability to deliver a prize, La Trobe may in its absolute discretion cancel the Competition, select another Prize Winner or provide a similar prize of equivalent value.
  8. La Trobe may refuse to award a prize, or seek its recovery, in the event of the relevant entrant’s fraud, dishonesty, or non-entitlement under, or breach of, these terms and conditions.

Personal information

  1. Each entrant consents to La Trobe using any personal information supplied or connected with their entry for the purposes of the Competition.
  2. La Trobe handles personal information in accordance with its Privacy Policy and Procedure which is available at: www.latrobe.edu.au/privacy

Disclaimer and liability

  1. La Trobe accepts no responsibility for invalid, misdirected, lost or delayed entries, any incorrect or inaccurate information, any equipment or technical error, or for any defect in, theft, destruction, unauthorised access to or alteration of any entry.
  2. To the extent permitted by law, La Trobe will not be liable for any injury, damages, expenses, or loss whatsoever (whether direct or indirect) to persons or property as a result of any person entering the Competition or accepting or using any prize, including without limitation non-receipt of any prize.
  3. To the extent permitted by law, all warranties in respect of the prize, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, are excluded. To the extent such warranties cannot be excluded by law but liability can lawfully be limited, liability is limited at La Trobe’s option to replacing the prize or the cost of replacing the prize or acquiring an equivalent item.
  4. This competition is conducted under, and must be construed by, the laws of the state of Victoria and the laws of Victoria govern the terms and conditions of this Competition.