1.          These terms and conditions relate to the “Mainland Crossword Promotion” (“Promotion”).  Information on how to enter and prizes forms part of, and entry into the Promotion is deemed to be acceptance of, these terms and conditions. 

2.          The promoter is Fonterra Brands (New Zealand) Limited (“Promoter”).

3.          The Promotion commences at 9:00 am on 20 July 2018 and closes at 12:00 pm on 3 August 2018 (“Promotional Period”).  Entries received outside of the Promotional Period will not be accepted.

Conditions of Entry

4.          To be eligible to enter into the Promotion you must:

    a.  be a New Zealand resident; and

    b.  have completed the Mainland Crossword as published in one of the following; NZ Herald, Your Weekend, Canvas Magazine, Sunday     Magazine (Crossword) and sent it to 109 Fanshawe St, Auckland 1010 so that it is received no later than Friday 3rd August 2018.

5.          Employees (and their immediate families) of the Promoter, its related companies and any other companies associated with the Promotion are ineligible to enter.

6.          You may only enter once.

7.          The Promoter may access any data sent by an entrant via private message to the Mainland FacebookTM page in relation to the Promotion including any photos and or videos and may share such data through any Fonterra channel for the purposes of advertising the Promotion.


8.          A maximum of fifty (50) prizes will be awarded.

9.          Each winner will receive the following:

    a.    One (1) Mainland prize pack, including one (1) 500g Vintage cheese block, one (1) 250g Vintage cheese block, two (2) 200g Epicure     cheese blocks, one (1) fruit paste, one (1) chutney, one (1) fruit cake, two (2) packets of Crackers.

10.          Winners will be randomly selected by the Promoter.

How to enter

11.          To enter, you must, during the Promotional Period;

    a.    complete your Crossword; and

    b.    post the cut-out of the completed Crossword to –

    Freepost Mainland Crossword

    Private Bag 92032,

    Victoria Street West 

    Auckland 1142

    The “Promotion address”, with your name and email address on the back of     the envelope;

    c.     the cut-out must be received at Promotion address before the Promotion Period ends.

12.       In addition to complying with these terms, you must also comply with any terms of use relating to the publication in which you received the Crossword. The Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or the responsibility of, the publication.

13.       All entries are deemed to be received at the time of the receipt into the Promotion address and not at the time of transmission by you.

Draw and Winner Notification

14.       The prizes will be drawn randomly at the end of the Promotion Period and the winners will be notified by email. If the winner has not responded within 5 days another winner may be drawn at the discretion of the promoter.

15.       All decisions of the Promoter with respect to the Promotion are final and no correspondence will be entered into.

16.       Prizes will be awarded to the person named in the entry to the Promotion.

General Terms

17.       The Promoter reserves the right to change these terms and conditions without prior notice.

18.       Prizes cannot be varied and are not transferable or redeemable for cash.  In the event that a 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.

19.       If the winner is not able to be contacted within a reasonable time period following the draw, that winner shall forfeit the prize and the Promoter may choose to draw another winner, and so on until a winner is contacted to accept the prize.

20.       Unless expressly stated in these terms and conditions, all other expenses become the responsibility of the winner including meals, taxes, transport, insurance and any other ancillary costs of any nature.

21.       The Promoter reserves the right to request the winner to provide proof of identity, proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address and/or proof of entry validity.  In the event that such proof is not provided by the winner or is not suitable to Fonterra, then that winner shall forfeit their rights to any prizes.

22.       The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and to disqualify any entry (including the winning entry) which, in the Promoter’s opinion includes objectionable content, profanity or potentially insulting, inflammatory or defamatory statements. 

23.       The Promoter may disqualify any entry or individual (including any prize winner) who tampers with the entry process, submits an entry not in accordance with the terms and conditions, breaches these terms and conditions, or who has, in the opinion of the Promoter, engaged in conduct which is unlawful, improper, fraudulent, misleading, deceptive or generally damaging to the goodwill or reputation of the Promoter or Promotion.

24.       The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any website, telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, software, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof.

25.       The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alteration of entries.

26.       If for any reason the Promotion is not capable of running as planned for reasons including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other cause beyond the control of the Promoter, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, suspend or modify the Promotion.

27.       The Promoter takes no responsibility for lost, damaged, misdirected, late or illegible entries or any entries that for whatever reason, are not received by the Promoter or are incomplete.

28.       The winner of any prize agrees to co-operate with all reasonable media editorial requests relating to the prize, including being interviewed, photographed or filmed.  The winner permits having their name, image and/or voice appear in connection with the Promotion, the Promoter or the advertising or marketing thereof, in any media whatsoever throughout the world.

29.       To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Promoter and its related companies shall not be liable for any loss, damage, or personal injury whatsoever by or to any person in connection with the Promotion or with winning or benefiting from a prize.

30.       All entries become the property of the Promoter.  The Promoter needs to collect personal information from entrants in order to conduct the Promotion – without this personal information, the Promoter may not be able to provide you with entry into the Promotion.  Unless otherwise authorized by you, your personal information will be held by the Promoter for the purposes of the Promotion and may be shared with partners of the Promoter solely for the purposes of the Promotion.  To access or request correction of your personal information please contact

Mainland Terms and Conditions

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