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Terms & Privacy

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by WHILEAWAY GUIDES and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of WHILEAWAY GUIDES. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, WHILEAWAY GUIDES takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS: WHILEAWAY GUIDES attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, WHILEAWAY GUIDES does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by WHILEAWAY GUIDES itself is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.

PRODUCT CONTENT: WHILEAWAY GUIDES attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, WHILEAWAY GUIDES does not warrant that the content in the guides themselves is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by WHILEAWAY GUIDES itself is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (See Terms and Conditions). All intellectual property rights in are owned by WHILEAWAY GUIDES, absolutely. Those rights include, but are not limited to, database rights, copyright, design rights (whether registered or unregistered), trademarks (whether registered or unregistered) and other similar rights, wherever existing in the world, together with the right to apply for protection of the same. All other trademarks, logos, service marks, company or product names referenced on the website or in the guides themselves are the property of their respective owners.

PRIVACY (see Privacy Policy): The personal information (including sensitive personal information) You provide to WHILEAWAY GUIDES will be stored on computers. You consent to Our using this information to build up a profile of interests, preferences and browsing patterns and to allow You to participate in the Service. You also agree to read, review, comply with, uphold and maintain Our terms and conditions thereof.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: In no event will WHILEAWAY GUIDES be liable to You for any incidental, consequential or indirect damages arising from the use of this website or of Our guides. Our liability to you for any cause whatsoever and regardless of the form of the action, will at all time be limited to the amount paid, if any, by You to Us.

This privacy policy sets out how Whileaway Guides uses and protects any information that you give Whileaway Guides when you use this website.

Whileaway Guides is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Whileaway Guides may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from May 15, 2011.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests and birthday
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest and for payment purposes. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at admin@whileawayguides.com.au

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to admin@whileawayguides.com.au

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Reviews, Comments, Emails and other Content

Visitors may post reviews, comments, and other content: and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin the content. WHILEAWAY GUIDES reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content. If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant WHILEAWAY GUIDES and its associates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant WHILEAWAY GUIDES and its associates and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. WHILEAWAY GUIDES takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.

Electronic Communications

When you visit WHILEAWAY GUIDES or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site.

COPYRIGHT: All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of WHILEAWAY GUIDES or its content suppliers and protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of WHILEAWAY GUIDES.

TRADE MARKS: WHILEAWAY GUIDESs trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not WHILEAWAY GUIDESs, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits WHILEAWAY GUIDES. All other trademarks not owned by WHILEAWAY GUIDES or its subsidiaries that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by WHILEAWAY GUIDES or its subsidiaries.

LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS: WHILEAWAY GUIDES grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of WHILEAWAY GUIDES. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents: any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices: any derivative use of this site or its contents: any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant: or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of WHILEAWAY GUIDES. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of WHILEAWAY GUIDES so long as the link does not portray WHILEAWAY GUIDES, its associates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter.

RISK OF LOSS: All items purchased from WHILEAWAY GUIDES are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This basically means that the risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our delivery to the carrier.

DISPUTES: Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to WHILEAWAY GUIDES website or to products you purchase from WHILEAWAY GUIDES shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in NSW, Australia.