Terms and Conditions

The Competition

  1. Entry into ‘WIN A MELBOURNE GETAWAY WITH THE SEBEL DOCKLANDS & LUXURY ESCAPES’ competition is open to Australian residents who are aged 18 years and over, except those persons set out in clause 9 of these terms. Nominated winner will be required to present proof of age when accepting their prize.
  2. These terms and conditions form part of your entry to the competition. Entry into the competition is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
  3. The competition commences at 6:00am AEDT on Saturday, 23 June 2017 and will end at 5pm AEST on Friday, 7 July 2017 (“Promotional Period”). Late entries will not be eligible to enter. The Promoter reserves the right to extend, withdraw or cancel the competition at their own discretion without any obligation to compensate entrants.


  1. The Promoter of this competition is Luxury Escapes Travel Pty Ltd (ABN 16 150 650 927) of 50—60 York Street, South Melbourne, VIC 3205.






  1. All entries must include the correct contact details including name, postcode, email and phone number. This information will be used to contact you should you be successful.


  1. All entries must be unique and original and not contain extracts from other published material.


  1. Employees (and their immediate family) of the Promoter and related body corporates of the Promoter (as defined in the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth)) are not eligible to enter this competition.



The Prize and Winning

  1. There is one prize to be won. The prize is:
  1. Two nights in a deluxe one-bedroom waterview aparment at The Sebel Docklands
  2. one a la carte breakfast for two at Capri bisro
  3. compimentary bottle of wine on arrival, complimentary parking and late day checkout.



  1. The total value of the prize is approx $928


  1. This competition is a game of skill, and chance plays no part in the results of this competition. Entries will be judged on creativity of the answer given which will be determined at the judge’s sole discretion. The Promoters decision in relation to any aspect of this competition is final and negotiations will not be entered into.



  1. There will be only one winning entrant nominated for the prize. Accompanying ‘friend’ is not defined as a winner in this competition.

  2. Judging will take place at Luxury Escapes head office located at 50—60 York Street, South Melbourne, VIC 3205 on Monday, 10th July 2017.


  1. The nominee will be contacted via email or phone by Wednesday, 12th July 2017. The nominee must confirm their acceptance of the ‘WIN A MELBOURNE GETAWAY WITH THE SEBEL DOCKLANDS & LUXURY ESCAPES’  within five business days of being contacted.



  1. If the nominee does not claim their prize by Wednesday, 19th July 2017 then the Promoters have the right to conduct further judging which will take place at Luxury Escapes headquarters on Friday, 21th July 2017 .



  1. Unused / unclaimed garment value is not redeemable for cash or credit nor is any other portion of the ‘WIN A MELBOURNE GETAWAY WITH THE SEBEL DOCKLANDS & LUXURY ESCAPES’ Winner will need to cover transport arrangements to the Docklands (or Victoria as the case may be) at their own expense.
    Winning entrant is responsible for their own personal insurance and liability.  



  1. Rooms are subject to availability.



  1. The Promoters accept no responsibility for any variations in the value of the prize as quoted in these terms and conditions. In the event that the prize components as listed cannot be offered at the time of fulfilment at the fault of the promoter, a replacement prize will be offered of equivalent value (at the combined discretion of the promoters).


  1. Prize is not transferable, and cannot be sold or exchanged for cash.
  1. Unless expressly stated in these Terms and Conditions, all other expenses are the responsibility of the winner (and their companion) including but not limited to flights, spending money, visas, transport to and from departure and arrival points, incidentals, mini-bar, laundry, room service, telephone calls, additional activities, gratuities, services charges, travel insurance, pre and post accommodation, optional activities or excursions and all other ancillary costs.



  1. The Promoters shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered in connection with this competition (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with any prize/s except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law. Neither are the Promoters responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, either caused by the entrant or for any of the equipment or programming associated with, or utilised in this competition, or for any technical error, or any combination thereof that may occur in the course of the administration of this competition, including any omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line or telephone, mobile or satellite failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alteration of, entries, and reserves the right to take any action that may be available.


  1. If for any reason, this competition is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of the Promoters, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this promotion, the Promoters reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, take any action that may be available and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition subject to any written directions given under State Legislation.


  1. Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, the Promoters (including it officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence) for any personal injury or loss or damage (including loss of opportunity) whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the promotion, including but not limited to, where arising out of the following:



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 on not after receipt by the Promoters) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoters.

d) Any variation in prize value to that stated in these conditions of entry;

e) Any tax liability incurred by a winner or entrant;

f) the broadcast of any program relating to the competition or the publication of any material, including statements made by any compere, staff member, journalist, other entrants or any other person; and/or

g) Participation in the prize.


  1. Once prizes have left the Promoters’ premises, the Promoters and their associated agencies take no responsibility for prizes damaged, delayed or lost in transit.


  1. The Promoters reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who the Promoters have reason to believe has breached any of these conditions, or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the promotion. The Promoters’ legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are reserved.




  1. By entering the‘ WIN A MELBOURNE GETAWAY WITH THE SEBEL DOCKLANDS & LUXURY ESCAPES’ competition and accepting these terms and conditions, entrants acknowledge that the Promoter may publish winner details on their branded social media channels, company blog and/or company websites.
  2. Published winner details will be limited to first name, residing suburb or town and answer to competition question.
  3. For further information regarding Luxury Escapes privacy policy see