Terms & Conditions


  1. Information on how to enter this promotion forms part of these Terms and Conditions of entry. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
  2. The promoter is LJ Hooker Limited (ABN 61 003 890 453) of 191 Botany Road, Alexandria, NSW 2015 (Ph: 02 8303 7000) ('Promoter').
  3. The promotion commences at 9a.m. (AEST) on Tuesday, 1st June 2011 and closes at 5p.m. (AEST) on Sunday, 31st July 2011 ('Promotional Period').
  4. Entry is open only to Australian residents who:
    1. are aged between 3-13 years of age as at 31st July, 2011
    2. fall under one of three age brackets (3-6, 7-10 or 11-13)
      (‘Eligible Entrants’), excluding:
    3. family members of the participating LJ Hooker Offices and our sponsors;
  5. The Participating LJ Hooker Offices are identified in clause 30.
  6. To enter, Eligible Entrants must:
  7. Draw a picture of their home and submit it to their local LJ Hooker office by 31st July 2011.
  8. An Eligible Entrant is only eligible for entry once.
  9. Entries must be submitted upon successful completion of a drawing. All completed entry forms can be submitted in person, or by fax, or email or post to their local LJ Hooker office (unless specified otherwise by the participating LJ Hooker office).
  10. All submissions must be received by participating LJ Hooker offices before Sunday, 31st July 2011 (unless specified otherwise by the participating LJ Hooker office).
  11. Competition ends at 5pm on Sunday, 31st July 2011.
  12. Details collected on the entry form are for promotional use only and are not collected for future correspondence that does not relate to the National Draw My House Competition.
  13. Individual LJ Hooker offices may choose the ‘best entries’ from their office by a judging panel formed by the participating LJ Hooker office and winners will be decided on creative merit. Chance plays no role in determining the winners.
  14. Participating LJ Hooker offices will submit entries for the national People’s Choice judging.
  15. Decision by the national judging panel is final. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winners. Winners are decided on creative merit. 
  16. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected entries. An entry is invalid if not validated, illegible or incomplete.
  17. The People’s Choice voting button will go live on all entries uploaded to drawmyhouse.com.au at 10am (AEST) on Monday, 8th August 2011 for the People’s Choice national judging.
  18. The People’s Choice judging will close at midnight on Wednesday 31st August (AEST), where public votes will be tallied.
  19. The People’s Choice winner from each age group in each state / territory will be determined by the drawing with the highest amount of public votes on drawmyhouse.com.au
  20. The three major prizes will be determined by a Judging Panel who will view all entries posted online and determine one winner in each age group who will win the major prize.
  21. Our ‘special judge’ will determine the $200 art supply gift voucher from all entries posted online.
  22. Winners will be announced on Wednesday 14th September 2011 and the winner’s details will be displayed on drawmyhouse.com.au. Winners will also be notified within 7 working days and will be sent a confirmation letter.
  23. There will be three (3) major prizes of $2000 cash and a $3000 CUBE Extreme Marquee branded for the child’s school / community group. There will be twenty four (24) state prizes of a $200 giftpack from the KLUTZ creative educational range and there will be one (1) prize of a $200 art supply giftpack. The total retail value of the prizes is a maximum AUD$20,000 based on prize packages at the time of the prize being redeemed.
  24. The Promoter does not accept any responsibility or liability for any variation in the value of the prize.
  25. All prizes will be despatched by 30th November 2011.
  26. Each prize must be taken as stated and no compensation will be payable if a winner is unable to use the prize as stated. Prizes are not exchangeable or redeemable for cash. 
  27. The $2000 cash will be direct deposited into the winner’s bank account. In the event the winner does not have a bank account we will allow 10 business days for one to be created. In the event the winner’s parent / guardian does not wish to have a bank account for their child we will direct deposit the $2000 cash into a nominated bank account of the winner’s parent / guardian. These details will need to be received in writing by 5pm October 14th 2011.
  28. Neither the Promoter or the participating LJ Hooker Offices, their related bodies corporate, employees, contractors or agents will be liable for any loss, damage or personal injury whatsoever (including but not limited to direct, indirect and consequential loss) suffered or sustained in connection with this promotion, the advertisement of this promotion or the use of any prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law (in which case that liability is limited to the minimum allowable by law).
  29. If any act, omission, event or circumstance occurs which is beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter and which prevents the Promoter or the participating LJ Hooker Offices from complying with these Terms and Conditions, neither the Promoter nor the Participating LJ Hooker Offices will be liable for any failure to perform or delay in performing its obligations and the Promoter reserves the right (subject to any applicable law) to cancel, terminate or modify or suspend this promotion.
  30. Entry details remain the property of the Promoter. The name and photograph of the winners may be used for promotional purposes by the Promoter and the participating LJ Hooker Offices, except where a winner otherwise notifies the Promoter at the time of accepting their prize. By entering this promotion, entrants provide personal information to the Promoter and the participating LJ Hooker Office(s). The Promoter and the participating LJ Hooker Offices will use this information in connection with this promotion for the purposes of facilitating the conduct of this promotion and the awarding the prize. Each entrant consents to such use and to the participating
    LJ Hooker Offices or the Promoter providing their entry details to Extreme Marquees, LJ Hooker Finance or Scholastic for the purpose of LJ Hooker awarding the prizes to the winners. This personal information will not be used for any other marketing or similar activities by the Promoter or the participating LJ Hooker Offices. Without limiting the foregoing, entrants’ personal information provided in connection with this promotion will be handled by the Promoter and the participating LJ Hooker Offices in accordance with the privacy statement located on the LJ Hooker website
    (www.ljhooker.com.au/page/aboutus/privacypolicy) and in accordance with its privacy statement, a copy of which is available at ljhooker.com.au
  31. This promotion is only valid at participating LJ Hooker Offices in the Australian
    LJ Hooker network – this includes residential, commercial, business broking, land marketing and finance.
  32. Entrants, being under 14 years of age, must obtain the consent of their parent or legal guardian to enter the promotion and provide personal information about them. All entries of entrants who are under the age of 14 years and enter the promotion without disclosing (or who attempt to conceal) their age (as and where required) and/or do not provide the required parental consent (as and where required) will be deemed invalid. The Conditions of Entry will bind the entrants and any parent or legal guardian who gives their consent (for entrants aged 14 years and under).
  33. Any entry that contains content that the Promoter, in its sole discretion, considers to be offensive or inappropriate in any way or that the Promoter considers, in its sole discretion, to infringe any intellectual property rights or other rights of any person, corporation or entity, will be considered ineligible. The decision to accept or reject an entry is at the Promoter’s sole discretion and no correspondence will be entered into.
  34. The Promoter is not responsible for any problems, delays or technical malfunction of any telephone or network or lines, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, technical problems or traffic congestion on a network, or any combination thereof, or any other technical failures including any damage to entrant's or any other person's computer or peripherals related to, or resulting from, participation in this promotion or the downloading of any materials related to this promotion.
  35. If for any reason this promotion is not capable of running as planned because of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, technical failures or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this promotion, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion.
  36. Caution: Any attempt, deliberate or otherwise, to cause malicious damage or interference with the normal functioning of the Promotional Website or the information on the Promotional Website, or to otherwise undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, whether successful or not, the Promoter reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. If the Promoter suffers loss or incurs any costs in connection with any breach of these conditions of entry or any other legal obligation by an entrant, the entrant agrees to indemnify the promoter for those losses, damages and costs.