By entering you will receive 10 entries into the draw!
"I’ve got nothing to lose!" - Kate McLeod
Our Current Winner
Brandleaders is excited to announce the winner of our 2018 draw - Kate McLeod from Palmerston, New Zealand!
Kate was thrilled to win the $10,000 prize money, telling Brandleaders that she entered the competition thinking "I’ve got nothing to lose!" Bringing her family along for a fun filled day in our Sydney office Kate was asked what was one of the first things she would do as a winner, announcing, "I’d say to my kids, ‘Hey look what I’ve got!’"
Congratulations from the Brandleaders Team.
Previous winners include:
Nicole Lock: Hope Valley SA, $10,000 Cash Prize
Denise McLaughlin: South Brisbane, $10,000 Cash Prize
Dieter Schueller: Millicent SA, $10,000 Cash Prize
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Brandleaders Promotion 2018 - 2019
Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these conditions of entry. Entry into the promotion is deemed acceptance of these conditions of entry.
Entry is open to any person residing in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, the European
Union, United States of America (excluding New York State & Florida), Canada (excluding the Province of Quebec) and South Africa who is aged 18 years and over, void elsewhere and/or where prohibited by law. Employees of the Promoter, the Promoter’s associated companies, the Promoter’s agencies associated with this promotion and their immediate families are ineligible to
Promotional Period - The promotion commences at 12:01am (AEST) on 15 August 2018 and closes at 11:59pm (AEST) on 7 August 2019 ("Promotional Period").
To enter the promotion, Eligible Entrants must, within the Promotional Period, log into any one of the Promoter’s websites, the Promoter’s mobile applications (via their compatible mobile device in the manner required), any affiliated website or mobile application in the Promoter’s partnership program and fully and correctly complete and submit their entry in accordance with the instructions provided, or undertake a Brands of Choice telephone survey (“Eligible Entrant”). NO PURCHASE
Where specifically indicated, individuals will gain entry/ies by undertaking 1 or more of the following actions following the instructions and links provided by the Promoter.
Sharing the promotional details with their friends on Facebook
Liking the Brandleaders Facebook page
Answering survey questions
Clicking on a link in a marketing email message
Clicking on an onsite advertisement
Completing a marketing offer
Watching online videos
Participating in an online market research surveys
Purchasing products or services from an advertiser
Sharing content on social networks
Referring others to join designated sites
Playing online games achieving defined goals
Receiving a mobile marketing SMS message
Verifying their postal address, email address and phone number
Visiting a designated site and logging in.
Using a claim code or voucher on a designated site
Reviewing a product or service
Uploading photos or videos to a designated website
Agreeing to undertake a Brands of Choice telephone survey
All eligible entries will be entered into the applicable prize draw. No responsibility will be taken for entries lost, delayed or not completed properly.
The use of any automated entry software or any mechanical, electronic or other means that allows an Entrant to automatically enter repeatedly is prohibited and will render all entries submitted by that Entrant invalid.
Entrants are responsible for their own costs associated with accessing the internet.
Entrants acknowledge that all content posted on Facebook must be in accordance with the Facebook terms (https://www.facebook.com/policies/pages_groups_events/#).
This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with,
Facebook. Entrants are providing their information to the Promoter and not to Facebook. By
entering and participating, entrant agrees to hold harmless, defend and indemnify Facebook from
and against any and all claims, demands, liability, damages or causes of action (however named or
described), losses, costs or expenses, with respect to or arising out of or related to (i) entrant’s
participation in the Sweepstake, or (ii) entrant’s participation in any Prize related activities,
acceptance of a Prize and/or use or misuse of a Prize (including, without limitation, any property
loss, damage, personal injury or death caused to any person(s).
There will be two draws. The draws will take place at 2.00pm AEDT/AEST at MDSA, Level 2, 40 Yeo
Street, Neutral Bay NSW 2089. All entries received from 15 August 2018 to 15 February 2019 will be
entered in Draw 1 on 19 February 2019, and all entries received from 16 February 2019 to 7 August
2019 will be entered in Draw 2 on 12 August 2019 .
The winners will be notified by phone and in writing (email) within 2 working days of the draw and
their name and locality will be published on www.brandleadersgiveaway.com/competitions/winners
Draw 1 on 21 February 2019, and Draw 2 on 14 August 2019, for a minimum of 28 days.
The Prize Selection.
If the winner of the draw is from Australia or New Zealand the winner will be flown to
Sydney (if required, one return economy airfare to a maximum value of AU$2000 provided
– flight associated taxes included) from their nearest Australian capital city (or Christchurch,
Wellington or Auckland if a New Zealand winner) and transported to the Promoter’s office
at Level 20, 233 Castlereagh Street, Sydney NSW 2000 on 12 March 2019 (Draw 1), and 9
September 2019 (Draw 2)
If the winner of the draw is from the United Kingdom, the European Union or South Africa
the winner will be flown to London (if required, one return economy airfare to a maximum
value of AU$2,000 (or local currency equivalent provided – flight associated taxes included)
from their nearest capital city and transported to the Promoter’s office at 25 Buckingham
Palace Road, Level 2, Warwick House, London, SW1W 0PP,
United Kingdom on 12 March 2019 (Draw 1), and 9 September 2019 (Draw 2).
If the winner of the draw is from the United States of America or Canada the winner will be
flown to Dallas, Texas (if required, one return economy airfare to a maximum value of
AU$2,000 (or local currency equivalent provided – flight associated taxes included) from
their nearest capital city; and transported to 3030 LBJ Freeway, Suite 300, Dallas, Texas
75234 on on 12 March 2019 (Draw 1), and 9 September 2019 (Draw 2)
At 12:00 noon on the specified Prize Selection date for each draw the winner may then select one
envelope from a choice of 100 and will win that envelope’s contents ie. One envelope will contain
the message ‘AU$125,000’ (or local currency equivalent) for the Promoter to provide the winner’s
Major Prize Choice (See Terms & Conditions for full details)’, and ninety nine envelopes will contain
the message ‘AU$10,000’ (or local currency equivalent) in the form of a Bank Transfer paid to the
Winner’s bank account. (See Terms & Conditions for full details). The maximum retail value of the
prize is AU$254,000 (or local currency equivalent), which is correct as at 17 July 2018. For theavoidance of doubt, there are two prizes being awarded in this promotion globally. The maximum
value of each prize is AU$125,000. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any variation of the
value of the prize or foreign exchange rate.
If the winner hasn’t selected the Major Prize envelope, after the winner has chosen & opened their
envelope the contents of the winning Major Prize envelope (containing the AU$125,000 message)
will be revealed to the winner. The chance of a winner selecting the Grand Prize for each draw is
one in one hundred. In the case that a winner is unable to attend the ‘envelope selection’ at the
location of the envelope selection, they may appoint one proxy to attend and choose an envelope in
their absence, or may request that a representative of the Promoter choose the envelope on their
Major Prize. If on the Prize Selection date the winner selects the envelope containing the Major
Prize, their prize will be in the form of the winner's choice of one of the following prize options;
Prize Option A. Any combination of motor vehicles, motorhomes, trucks, marine craft,
caravans/campers, motorbikes, farm machinery, travel, and Cash to a maximum value of
AU$125,000 (or local currency equivalent);OR
Prize Option B. Any combination of flights (flight associated taxes included),
accommodation and cash to a maximum value of AU$125,000 (or local currency
Prize Option C. Any combination of furniture, electrical appliances, home improvement
products, home improvement services and Cash to a maximum value of AU$125,000 (or
local currency equivalent); OR
Prize Option D. AU$125,000 (or local currency equivalent) Cheque payable to a property
developer of the winner’s choice; OR
Prize Option E. A cheque for AU$125,000 (or local currency equivalent)
The maximum retail value of each prize is AU$125,000 including GST. Total maximum prize pool
value is AU$254,000 (or local currency equivalent)
Specific Conditions relating to Prize Option A
The prize includes the first 12 months registration in the winner’s State or Territory or
Country of residence; the first 12 months compulsory third party insurance (or equivalent)
and other on road costs including, stamp duty, dealership charges & statutory charges (or
equivalent), dependent upon the State, Territory or Country of the winner’s usual
The winner is entitled to select the colour of the vehicle based on the standard range
available at the winner’s nearest car dealership.
All ancillary costs or accessories not expressly provided are the responsibility of the winner.
The prize excludes comprehensive insurance, operational costs, fuel, personal costs and
any other ancillary or incidental costs related to the prize or anything else not specifically
mentioned, which is the responsibility of the winner.
Collection of the vehicle is subject to availability of the vehicle, but is anticipated to be
within 8 weeks of the date the winner chooses their preferred model.
If the winner is, through any legal incapacity or otherwise, unable to register the vehicle in
his or her name then they may assign the vehicle prize to another person with legal
capacity for the purpose of registration. The Promoter takes no responsibility for any such
arrangements between the winner and an assignee.
The vehicle will be made available for the winner to collect from the car dealership closest
to the winner’s place of residence as stated in their entry details. All costs associated with
travel to and from the car dealership is at the winner’s own costs.
The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any mechanical, body or paint repairs or
maintenance of any kind relating to the prize after the date and time of prize collection by
Specific Conditions relating to Prize Option B
Travel and accommodation are subject to availability at time of booking for airfares and
hotel. The winner and their chosen guests MUST travel together and share the same
It is the responsibility of the winner to arrange and confirm reservation dates for the
accommodation component of their prize with the relevant hotel upon receipt of their prize
Luggage check-in and extra options (e.g. speedy boarding, seat and/or meal selection,
upgrades etc) will be the cost and responsibility of the winner;
All other expenses including but not limited to ground transportation to and from the
departing and arrivals airport, additional ground transport, all other transfers, meals and
beverages, gratuities, applicable taxes, hotel service charges, airport taxes, surcharges,
travel and medical insurance, additional spending money, personal expenses, souvenirs,
upgrades, incidentals and expenses not expressly specified herein are the sole responsibility
of the winner and their chosen guest/s. The major prize winner may be required to present
their credit card at time of accommodation check in.
Winner must inform the Promoter at least thirty (30) days (prior to their preferred
departure date to arrange airfares. Normal terms and conditions of carriage apply, no
stop-over is permitted and there is a maximum stay of 3 months, subject to visa restrictions.
Airfare tickets are also not applicable on code share services with other operators and the
prize winner is subject to further charges should this not be adhered too.
It is the responsibility of the winner to provide correct names of all persons travelling for
the booking arrangements, as the Promoter reserves the right to charge the winner
AUD$100 (or equivalent value) per guests per change in addition to any airfare tax or
surcharges that may increase related at the time of booking for any corrections that are
required to any of the traveling documents due to misinformation provided by the prize
winner or any change in itinerary made by the winner and/or their guests.
Travel documentation in the form of Gift Certificates, Vouchers & Air tickets provided to the
winner and their chosen guests is to be presented to reservationists for redemption. Failure
to present the correct documentation by the winner and/or their chosen guests means that
redemption will be at the discretion of the provider and the winner and/or their chosen
guests may forfeit or be charged extra costs for their prize.
If the winner fails to notify the Promoter or Prize Partner of a change at least 48 hours prior to departure or no-show will forfeit their prize.
No responsibility is assumed by the Promoter for any cancelled, delayed, suspended or
rescheduled events once any tickets have been issued in relation to the prize for any reason
whatsoever beyond its control.
The winner and their chosen guests will be responsible for ensuring travel insurance and
travel papers, including passports (with more than six months until expiry at the time of
travel) and visa and ,where necessary, for obtaining appropriate vaccinations and
inoculations are in good order and are valid prior or and for the duration of the trip. The
Promoter highly recommends that travellers take out adequate travel insurance.
The Promoter and the associated agencies, make no representation as to the safety,
conditions or other issues that may exist at any destination. It is the sole responsibility of
the Prize winners (and their companion/s) to first check with all government travel advisory
information regarding the safety and situation of the destination of their chosen
destination/event.o The Prize winners (and their companion/s) are advised to consult their healthcare
professional regarding recommended immunisations and/or health checks prior to
travelling and to check for travel warnings and any perceived hazards with appropriate
authorities, including www.dfat.gov.au for Australians.
The Prize, or any part thereof, must be accepted as awarded and is non-negotiable,
non-transferable to another person and non-convertible to cash or credit. It is not possible
to earn or redeem frequent flyer rewards on the Prize. The Prize cannot be used in
conjunction with any other special offer. All aspects of the Prize must be taken together as a
The winner acknowledges that the Prize may be subject to the terms and conditions of the
operators of the relevant accommodation, air and leisure services. The winner must
acquaint themselves with these terms and conditions prior to taking the Prize. The
Promoter does not accept any responsibility and is not liable for any additional conditions
imposed on the taking of the Prize, or for the breach of those terms and conditions by any
This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by any of the Prize
suppliers outlined in condition 10 of these Terms & Conditions.
For Entrants from the USA:
Prize winner (in the case of a minor, the parent/legal guardian (if any) will be confirmed via
email and/or phone, and will be required to sign and return, within seven (7) days of
notification, an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Waiver, a W-9 Form if required and where
allowable, a Publicity Release (collectively, "the Releases"). The Releases will require the
winner to furnish his/her Social Security Number for the sole purpose of tax reporting, as
required by law. Noncompliance will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may
be selected. If a winner is otherwise eligible under these Official Rules, but is nevertheless
deemed a minor in his or her state of primary residence, the prize will be awarded in the
name of winner's parent or legal guardian who will be required to execute, sign, and return
the Releases on minor’s behalf. The prize will be awarded within approximately 45 days
after the winner is verified.
Specific Conditions relating to Prize Option A, B, C, D and E
If proposed prize money is greater than $2000 the prize winner must be paid the amount exceeding $2000
by a crossed cheque made out to the winner (or by EFT if the winner so requests). The full prize amount can be paid in this manner, if desired.
Prize validity is 6 months from the date of the applicable draw.
Prizes and are subject to availability. If any of the prize options are unavailable, for whatever reason,
the Promoter reserves the right to substitute any of the prizes for a prize of equal or greater value,
subject to state regulation and subsequent approval.
Entrants can only enter in their own name and use their own email address. The Promoter reserves
the right to request the winner provide proof of identity, proof of residency, and/or proof of entry
validity. Proof of identification, residency and entry considered suitable for verification is at the
discretion of the Promoter. The Promoter reserves the right to validate and check the authenticity
of any prize claim or entry before awarding the prize.
Entries will be deemed to be accepted at the time of receipt and not at the time of transmission.
Incomplete, incorrect, or incomprehensible entries will be deemed invalid. No responsibility will be
taken for lost, late or misdirected entries.21. Programming and other quality control errors will not invalidate an otherwise valid prize claim.
Unless otherwise due to fraud or ineligibility under these conditions of entry, all valid prize claims in
excess of the advertised prize pool will be honoured.
In the event that for any reason whatsoever the winner does not take an element of the prize at the time stipulated by the Promoter then that element of the prize will be forfeited by the winner and
cash will not be awarded in lieu of that element of the Prize.
All existing claims for prizes and entitlements to claims will be met notwithstanding the advertised prize pool have been exceeded.
The Promoter reserves the right to redraw in the event of an entrant being unable to satisfy these
competition conditions, forfeiting or not claiming a prize. If the prize remains unclaimed or forfeited
through ineligibility or otherwise, the Promoter will conduct a further draw(s) at the same time and
place as the original draw/s on 21 May 2019 for Draw 1 and 14 November 2019 for Draw 2. Subject
to state regulations and the winner/s will be notified by phone and in writing (email) and their
names and localities will be published on www.brandleadersgiveaway.com/competitions/winners
on 23 May 2019 for Draw 1 and 15 November 2019 for Draw 2. If a Prize Selection is required for an
unclaimed prize winner the event will take place on 12 June 2019 for Draw 1 and 10 December
2019 for Draw 2, at the same time and place outlined in condition 8 of these Terms & Conditions.
Printing errors or other quality control matters outside the control of the individual player shall not be used as the sole basis for refusing to award a prize.
The prize must be taken as offered and cannot be varied. Prize values are GST (or equivalent)
inclusive, are in the currency of the participating countries, and are the recommended retail value
as provided by the supplier and are correct at time of printing. The Promoter accepts no
responsibility for any variation in prize value.
In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by
the "Authorized Account Holder" of the email address submitted at time of entry. Authorized
Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access
provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email
addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Promoter may ask any
entrant or potential winner to provide Promoter with proof that such party is the authorized
account holder of the email address associated with the entry. All reasonable steps to notify the
winner will be taken by the Promoter.
The Promoter’s decision in relation to any aspects of the competition is final and binding on every person who enters and no correspondence will be entered into.
The Promoter and their associated agencies, and companies associated with this promotion will
take no responsibility for prizes damaged or lost in transit. Once prizes have left Promoter's
premises, the Promoter will not be responsible for any delay in delivery, or failure of safe delivery of
Prize winners are advised that Tax implications may arise from their prize winning and they should
seek independent financial advice prior to the acceptance of the prize.
The Promoter shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (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.32. The Promoter is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information 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 network failure, theft or
destruction or unauthorised access to or alteration of entries.
The Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who the Promoter
has 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
Promoter’s legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are
It is a condition of entry into the Promotion that the winner consents to the publication of their
name and city of origin in any advertisements or articles relating to the Promotion or the Prize and
participates in any media releases, which may include photographs or videos of the winner by the
All entries become the property of The Promoter. Eligible entrants consent to the use and disclosure
of their information for the purposes of this competition by The Promoter and its agents associated
with this competition. Eligible Entrants agree that by submiƫng an entry, you agree that the
Promoter may use your email address to send information and promotions concerning third party
products and services and also supply your contact information and questionnaire responses to
companies (who may be located overseas in a wide range of countries including Australia, NZ, USA,
Canada, UK, EU, South Africa and the Philippines), so that they may use them to contact you by
mail, phone, SMS, MMS or email to send offers and promote services based on your preferences. If
entrants do not consent to their details being used for future marketing purposes, the entrant
should contact The Promoter on their details set out below. Any request to update, modify or
delete the entrant’s details should be directed to The Promoter. The Promoter’s treatment and
storage of personal information will be handled in accordance with all applicable laws in Australia.
If for any reason this promotion 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 control of the Promoter, which corrupt or affect the administration security,
fairness or integrity or proper conduct of this promotion, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole
discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and, subject to any
written directions given by the various Lottery Departments, to cancel, terminate, modify or
suspend the promotion.
In the case of the intervention of any outside agent or event which naturally changes the result or
prevents or hinders it's determination, including but not limited to vandalism, power failures,
tempests, natural disasters, acts of God, civil unrest, strikes; the Promoter may in its absolute
discretion cancel the event and recommence it from the start on the same conditions subject to
The Promoter is Cohort Australia Pty Ltd (ABN: 54 600 161 386) of Level 20, 233 Castlereagh Street,
Sydney NSW 2000.
Authorised under NSW Permit No. LTPS/18/26646, ACT Permit No. TP18/01462 & SA Licence No.
What is Brandleaders Giveaway?
Brandleaders Giveaway is a consumer brand and lifestyle initiative brought to you by Cohort Digital. The Brandleaders Giveaway programme provides Australian consumers the opportunity to share their thoughts, preferences and general lifestyle activities and have the opportunity to win great prizes.
If the winner is from Australia or New Zealand, they will be flown to our offices in Sydney for the Prize Selection.
At 12:00 noon on the specified Prize Selection date for each draw the winner may select one envelope from a choice of 100 and will win that envelope's contents i.e. One envelope will contain the message ‘AU$125,000’ (or local currency equivalent) for the Promoter to provide the winner's Major Prize Choice, and ninety nine envelopes will contain the message ‘AU$10,000’ (or local currency equivalent) in the form of a Bank Transfer paid to the Winner's bank account.