Garnier Mother's Day

Garnier Mothers’ Day Classic Instagram Promotion

Conditions of entry



L’Oréal Australia Pty Ltd (ABN 40 004 191 673), 564 St Kilda Road, Melbourne VIC 3004.

Entry Restrictions

Open only to Australian residents who:

(a)              participated in the Mothers’ Day Classic fun run in Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide, Ballarat, Darwin, Hobart, Geelong, Gold Coast or Western Sydney on 10/05/15 (Event); and

(b)             received a specially marked Garnier sample box at the Event (Sample Box).

Directors, officers, management and employees (and the immediate families of directors, officers, management and employees) of the Promoter or of the agencies or companies associated with this competition are not eligible to enter.

Competition Period

7.00am (AEST) on 10/05/15 to 5.00pm (AEST) on 10/06/15.

Entry Method

During the Competition Period, entrants must:

(a)              if they haven’t already done so, download the Instagram app or access the app on their smartphone or tablet;

(b)             follow @GarnierAU on Instagram;

(c)              take a creative photo of themselves with their Sample Box and, if the entrant chooses to, edit the photo using the Instagram functions;

(d)             upload the photo to Instagram tagging @GarnierAU; and

(e)             ensure their Instagram privacy settings are set to ‘public’ in order for the Promoter to retrieve the entrant’s photo.

Photographs must not appear to promote or make reference to any supplier of goods or services other than the Promoter.

Winner Determination

The best valid entry received during the Competition Period as determined by the judges, will win the prize. 

Prize Details

There is 1 prize to be won.

The prize is a hamper containing a selection of Garnier Skin Naturals products (as determined by the Promoter) valued at up to $500 (inc GST).

Prize Pool

The total prize pool is valued at $500 (inc GST).

Entry Limits

One entry per person.

Winner Notification

The winner will be notified in writing via Instagram (the winner will be tagged in a post uploaded by @GarnierAU).

Prize Claim Date and Time

Prizes must be claimed by 5.00pm (AEST) on 02/07/15.  


1                Information regarding prizes and how to enter forms part of these conditions.  By entering, entrants accept these conditions.

2                The competition will be conducted during the Competition Period.

3                Entries must be received during the Competition Period.  Entries are deemed to be received at the time they are received by the Promoter’s database and not at the time of submission by the entrant. The Promoter is not liable for late, lost, incomplete, incorrectly submitted, delayed, illegible, corrupted or misdirected entries, claims or correspondence due to error, omission, tampering, deletion, theft, communications failure or otherwise.  The Promoter has no control over communications networks and is not liable for any problems associated with them due to traffic congestion, technical malfunction or otherwise.  The Promoter is not liable for any consequences of user error including (without limitation) costs incurred.  Entrants who enter using multiple email addresses or aliases may be disqualified. Consumers are responsible for their own costs associated with accessing the Internet. Automatically generated entries will not be accepted.

4                 Entrants must follow @GarnierAU up to the time of the determination of the winner.  Entrants who are not followers of @GarnierAU at the time of the determination of the winner will be deemed invalid.

5                 This is a game of skill; chance plays no part in determining the winner. Each valid entry will be individually judged (by representatives of the Promoter) based on, among other things, innovation and creative merit. 

6                 All entries become the property of the Promoter and will not be returned to the entrant.  Each photograph must be the entrant’s original work. By entering this competition entrants:

(a)       consent to the Promoter making copies of or publishing the whole or any part of their entry (including their photograph) and otherwise exploiting the entry and any rights in relation to the entry, to publicise this competition or for any other purposes;

(b)       undertake to the Promoter that their entry is not, and its use by the Promoter will not be, in breach of any third party intellectual property rights;

(c)       grant the Promoter a world-wide, royalty free, perpetual, irrevocable, transferrable licence (with a right to sublicense) to use their entry (including their photograph) submitted as part of this competition for any purpose;

(d)       permit the Promoter to edit, adapt and alter their entry (including their photograph) for inclusion on the @GarnierAU Instagram account and on the Garnier Facebook page

(e)       acknowledge that their entry, image and their name may be made publicly available by the Promoter (in its absolute discretion) and will be accessible to the general public to view;

(f)        warrant that they own or have the right to license the copyright  in each entry submitted into this competition, for the purposes of this competition, that no rights have been granted to any third party in respect of the entry which would prevent the entry being used as contemplated by this competition, and that the use by the Promoter of the entry will not breach any laws or infringe the rights of any person (including without limitation with respect to privacy, intellectual property and defamation);  

(g)       warrant that any person featured in any photograph has consented to the entrant submitting that photograph into this competition;

(h)       warrant that their entry does not include any content that contravenes any law, infringes the rights of any third party, is obscene, offensive, discriminatory, indecent, otherwise objectionable or inappropriate or makes any improper or inappropriate invasion of the privacy of any person.  Without limitation, entrants must not include any content that involves nudity, malice or which may be defamatory or in contempt of court;

(i)         warrant that their entry does not include any literary, dramatic or artistic work, or any other item in which copyright subsists, unless the entrant is entitled to do so;

(j)         warrant that their entry contains no viruses or other computer code or material embedded in it which may have a negative impact on the @GarnierAU Instagram account orthe Garnier Facebook or any network or third party computer systems; and

(k)       warrant that all persons appearing in their photograph are 18 years of age or older or, if any person is under 18 years of age, that their parental or guardian consent has been provided.

7                 The Promoter may (but is not obliged to) determine at any time, in its absolute discretion, whether or not to publish any entries on the Garnier Facebook Page or on the @GarnierAU Instagram account, remove any entries once published, or amend, edit or modify any entries (or any part thereof), or disqualify or invalidate any entry including (without limitation) if the Promoter is of the view that:

(a)       the entry does not comply with paragraph 6; or

(b)       the entry otherwise breaches these conditions of entry.

The Promoter will have no liability to entrants if it exercises this right.

8                 The prize is as stated in the Prize Details.

9                 The winner will be notified in accordance with the Winner Notification.

10              The winner must, at the Promoter’s request, participate in all promotional activity (such as publicity and photography) surrounding the winning of the prize, free of charge, and they consent to the Promoter using their names and images in promotional material.

11              The Promoter may require the winner to provide proof of identity, proof of age and proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address. Identification considered suitable for verification is at the Promoter’s discretion.

12              Entries not fully complying with these conditions of entry may be deemed invalid at the Promoter’s discretion.  If a winning entry is deemed not to comply with these conditions of entry, the entry will be discarded and the prize will be awarded to the entrant who submitted the next best valid entry.

13              The Promoter may, in its sole discretion, disqualify all entries from, and prohibit further participation in this competition by, any person (including, without limitation, any winner) who tampers with or benefits from any tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the competition or acts in violation of these conditions, acts in a disruptive manner or acts with the intent or effect of annoying, abusing, threatening or harassing any other person or behaves in a manner which may diminish the good name or reputation of the Promoter or any of its related bodies corporate or the agencies or companies associated with this competition, is contrary to law or is otherwise inappropriate.

14              The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

15              The prize is not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be redeemed for cash. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any variation in prize value. If the prize or any element of the prize is unavailable for any reason, the Promoter may substitute for that prize or element of that prize another item of equal or higher value as determined by the Promoter.

16              If the prize has not been accepted or claimed in accordance with the Prize Claim Date and Time, the winner’s entry will be deemed invalid and the Promoter will distribute the prize to the entrant who submitted the next best valid entry.

17              The Promoter and its associated agencies and companies will not be liable for any loss (including, without limitation, indirect, special or consequential loss or loss of profits), expense, damage, personal injury (including, without limitation, allergies, skin conditions or other reactions), illness or death which is suffered or sustained (whether or not arising from any person’s negligence) in connection with this competition or accepting or using 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).  Nothing in these conditions restricts, excludes or modifies or purports to restrict, exclude or modify any statutory consumer rights under any applicable law including the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth).

18              Without limiting the previous paragraph, the Promoter and its associated agencies and companies will not be liable for any damage, loss or delay in transit to the prize. Delivery of prizes is within Australia only and the winner should allow 30 days for delivery.

19              This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Instagram.  Entrants are providing their information to the Promoter and not to Facebook or Instagram.  Each entrant completely releases Facebook and Instagram from any and all liability.

20              If for any reason any aspect of this competition is not capable of running as planned, including by reason of computer virus, communications network failure, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failure or any cause beyond the control of the Promoter, the Promoter may in its sole discretion cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition, or invalidate any affected entries.

21              The Promoter is not liable for any tax implications arising from prize winnings.  Independent financial advice should be sought.  Where this competition involves, for GST purposes, supplies being made for non-monetary consideration, entrants will follow the Australian Taxation Office’s stated view that where the parties are at arm’s length, goods and services exchanged are of equal GST inclusive market values.

22              All entries will be the property of the Promoter.  The information entrants provide will be used by the Promoter for the purpose of conducting this competition. The Promoter may collect entrants’ personal information (including through its contractors or agents) or disclose entrants’ personal information to its contractors and agents to assist in conducting this competition or communicating with, or developing a relationship with  entrants including to overseas locations such as New Zealand, the USA, Canada, Singapore and other countries in Asia and the EU. By entering this competition, entrants consent to the storage of their personal information on the Promoter’s database and the Promoter may use this information for future competition and marketing purposes regarding its products, including contacting the entrant via electronic messaging. By entering this competition, entrants consent to receiving SMS or email messages from the Promoter.  The Promoter is bound by the Privacy Principles in the Privacy Act 1988.  Entrants can request access to the personal information the Promoter holds about them by contacting the Promoter at the address stated in the Promoter section of these conditions. The Promoter’s Privacy Policy, located at, contains information about:

(a)              how entrants can seek access to the personal information the Promoter holds about them and seek the correction of such information; and

(b)             how entrants can complain about a privacy breach and how the Promoter will deal with such a complaint.

You will be able to download the Mother's Day terms and conditions here.