Terms & conditions

If you browse, access or submit content on the Canterbury-Bankstown Council’s Where Interesting Happens website, you as the user agree to be bounded by the following terms and conditions:

1. Canterbury-Bankstown Council have taken due care and responsibility to verify all information on this website is correct at the time of publication. However, as this information is supplied or from external sources including but not limited to, businesses and third-party websites, Canterbury-Bankstown Council accepts no responsibility for any inaccuracy or misinformation contained within this website. If an inaccuracy is noted, please contact our team directly to rectify.

2. Canterbury-Bankstown Council does not accept responsibility for any changes in variation of services and products as shown on this website. All services, events, descriptions and special deals featured on this website are subject to change without notice at the discretion of the Where Interesting Happens team.

3. All maps, photographs, illustrations and graphics included on this website form part of destination marketing campaigns or serve for general marketing purposes only, and therefore are not always representative of the subject matter or advertised experience. i.e., Hotel room photographs may not always be specific to the actual room advertised but represent the accommodation offering overall. Please also note maps featured are not to scale and do not represent the actual distance of travel between suburbs or attractions, but function for illustrative purposes only.

4. This website contains links to other external websites. These linked third party sites are not under the control of the Where Interesting Happens website or Canterbury-Bankstown Council. Canterbury-Bankstown Council is not not responsible for the management or protection of any personal information you provide to those external sites. Before disclosing information on any other website, it is recommended you examine their own terms and conditions of use too.

5. In submitting Content**, you agree you’re fully responsible for any content submitted and/or materials submitted via this Website, including but not limited to: articles, business information, event information, comments, videos, images (“Content”). You acknowledge and agree that the Where Interesting Happens website and Canterbury-Bankstown Council will not be liable in any way for your Content to the full extent permitted by law.

6. Canterbury-Bankstown Council reserve the right to alter, remove, delete, or decline to publish any Content without notice for any reason whatsoever.

7. You warrant and agree that:

· you will not submit any Content that is unlawful or fraudulent, or that the Where Interesting Happens website or Canterbury-Bankstown Council may deem in breach of any intellectual property, privacy, publicity or other rights, defamatory, obscene, derogatory, pornographic, sexually inappropriate, violent, abusive, harassing, threatening, objectionable with respect to race, religion, origin or gender, not suitable for children aged under 15, or otherwise unsuitable for publication;

· your Content shall not contain viruses or cause injury or harm to any person or entity;

· you will obtain prior consent from any person or from the owner(s) of any property that appears in your Content;

· you will obtain full prior consent from any person who has jointly created or has any rights in the Content to the uses contemplated by these Terms and Conditions, and the Content does not infringe the rights of any third party;

· you consent to any use of the Content which may otherwise infringe your moral rights pursuant to the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) and warrant that you have the full authority to grant these rights; and

· you will comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation, those governing copyright, content, defamation, privacy, publicity and the access or use of others’ computer or communication systems.

8. Without limiting any other terms herein, you agree to indemnify Where Interesting Happens website and Canterbury-Bankstown Council for any breach of these terms and conditions

9. You licence and grant the Where Interesting Happens website, Canterbury-Bankstown Council and their affiliates and sub-licensees a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, and sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish and display your Content for any purpose, including but not limited to future promotional, marketing or publicity purposes, in any media, without compensation, restriction on use, attribution or liability.

10. By adding a Business Listing, event listing or story on this website you agree any information supplied or provided by you, directly or indirectly, attached to your business listing on this website may be selected as a featured listing arbitrarily on a month-by-month basis. You acknowledge it is at the sole discretion of the Canterbury-Bankstown Council as to which business appears as a featured business across the Where Interesting Happens website. It is at the sole discretion of Canterbury-Bankstown Council and the Where Interesting Happens website team to upload and showcase each business listing, event or story on the site based on specific criteria.

11. You acknowledge and accept the Canterbury-Bankstown Council and Where Interesting Happens makes no warranty, undertaking, whether expressed or implied, nor does it assume any legal liability, whether direct or indirect, in relation to your use of the Where Interesting Happens website.

12. You acknowledge and accept Where Interesting Happens website may collect your personal information in order to allow you to submit Content and may, for this purpose, disclose such personal information to third parties, including but not limited to agents, contractors, service providers and suppliers. Participation is conditional on providing this information.

13. Where Interesting Happens website will use and handle your information as set out in its Privacy Policy which can be viewed at https://www.whereinterestinghappens/privacy-policy.com.au. Your information will be used for the purpose for which it was collected, and your information may be used to understand community and customer needs to improve our services. Reasonable steps are taken to protect the personal information we hold from misuse, unauthorised access, and modification. The Where Interesting Happens website and Council will not disclose personal information to any entity outside of Australia.

14. The laws of New South Wales, Australia apply to these Terms and Conditions to the exclusion of any other law. By submitting Content you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales, Australia.

15. These Terms and Conditions are subject to change without notice. When updated we will revise the ‘last updated’ date.

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**Canterbury-Bankstown Council’s Team has equipment to facilitate basic photography for businesses who don’t have appropriate images available for their new business listing on the Where Interesting Happens website and social channels. Please contact us directly via email if you’d like us to review your content and assist in the production of imagery if/where new assets are needed.