(a) Queensland Media Group Pty Ltd ACN 115 436 363 (QMG) operates the website located at the url www.qmg.com.au (Site). As consideration for allowing a browser (User) to view the Content on this Site, Users agree to the following terms and conditions of use (Terms and Conditions).
(b) QMG provides Users with access to the Content and Facilities on this Site pursuant to a non-exclusive, world-wide, non-transferable licence contained in these Terms and Conditions.
(c) By viewing the Content, using the Facilities on the Site, Users acknowledge and agree that they have had sufficient opportunity to read and understand these Terms and Conditions, and that they are legally able to agree to be bound by them. If the User does not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please leave this Site immediately.
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The terms and conditions of using our Services can be found by clicking the links below:
Any changes to these terms and conditions will appear on our Site or otherwise be brought to your attention.
Content means the written material, documents, graphics and all the works shown in physical form on the Site including without limitation all text, alt tags, feedback, graphics, photographs, trademarks, logos, sound, music, artwork and computer code.
Facilities means any feature that appears on the Site for Users to use that is not Content.
(a) Unless otherwise indicated, QMG reserves all copyright in the Content and design of the Site. QMG owns all such copyright and provide it to Users it under the terms of a limited licence embodied in these Terms and Conditions each time Users visit the Site.
(b) Users may download, print or copy Content provided on the Site for their own use. Unless provided with a mechanism to do so, Users must not sell, lease, furnish or otherwise permit or cause others to provide access to the Site.
(c) Users must not use, reproduce, communicate, publish, or distribute any of the Content on this Site, unless this constitutes a fair dealing for the purposes of the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) (Act). In particular, Users must not reproduce or use any of the information on our Site for commercial benefit.
(d) Other than for the purposes of and subject to the conditions prescribed under the Act as otherwise provided for in these Terms and Conditions, no part of the Content may in any form or by any means (including framing, screen scraping, electronic, mechanical, microcopying, photocopying or recording) be reproduced, adapted, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted without prior written permission.
QMG may be the owner of several common law (or where indicated), registered trade marks which appear on the Site. Unauthorised use of these trademarks will infringe QMG’s intellectual property rights. If a User has infringed QMG’s rights in this regard QMG reserves its right to take action against the User.
This Site and the information and facilities contained herein must not be used in any manner that infringes QMG’s rights. Users must not:
(i) data mine or conduct automated searches on this Site or the Content on this Site, whether through the use of additional software or otherwise;
(ii) frame or mirror this Site;
(iii) tamper with, hinder the operation of, or make unauthorised modifications to the Site or any of its Content;
(iv) transmit any virus, worm or other disabling feature to or via this Site;
(v) abuse, defame, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate QMG’s legal rights;
(vi) advertise or offer to sell any goods or services, or conduct or forward surveys, contests, or chain letters from this Site or the domain; and
(vii) delete any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels in any file that is uploaded by a User.
QMG may without notice suspend access to the Site or disconnect or deny Users access to any part of the Site during any technical failure or maintenance period.
QMG may also choose at QMG’s sole discretion to block or deny any particular User with access to any of the Content or Facilities contained on the Site.
QMG may make improvements and or changes to Site and the Content at any time without notice. QMG does not warrant that the information architecture or navigation will not change now or at any time in future.
(a) Users access the Site at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of their jurisdiction in addition to these Terms and Conditions.
(b) QMG makes the Site available for Users to use, however it do not assume a duty of care to Users. QMG makes no representation and provide no warranty regarding the quality, accuracy, completeness, merchantability or fitness for purpose of the Content on the Site.
(c) If relying on the Content, Users must make their own investigations to ensure its accuracy before relying on the Content.
(d) No warranty or representation that the QMG Site and the Content will not cause damage or are free from any computer virus or any other defects or errors is made.
(e) Where any law implies a warranty into these Terms and Conditions which may not lawfully be excluded, then to the maximum extent permitted by law, QMG’s liability for breach of the warranty will at the option of QMG be limited to the supply of the product or services again, or the payment of the cost of having them supplied again.
(f) Where liability cannot be excluded, any liability incurred in relation to the use of the Site or the Content is limited as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth).
(g) Under no circumstances will QMG be liable for any incidental, special or consequential damages, including damages for loss of business or other profits arising in relation to use or reliance on Content on the Site.
QMG do not represent that the Content on other websites to which this Site contains links to, does not inadvertently infringe the intellectual property rights of any person anywhere in the world.
By inadvertently linking to infringing third party content, QMG are not authorising infringement of any intellectual property rights contained on those websites. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to notify us of any links you allege are infringements.
No representation or warranty is made that the Content on the Website complies with the laws of any country outside the Jurisdiction of Australia. If Users access the Site from outside Australia, You do so at your own risk.
QMG may change the Terms and Conditions at its discretion by providing notice on this Website. The version of the Terms and Conditions that applies to Users will be available on the Site each time a User visits the Site.
These Terms and Conditions and any warranties implied by law which are not capable of being excluded or modified amount to the entire agreement with the Users. Any contact with QMG Officers, Agents or Authorised Representatives that includes any statements representations, warranties (if any) whether expressed or implied, including any collateral agreement or warranty, with reference to the subject matter or the intentions of either of the parties are merged and otherwise are excluded and cancelled by those contained in these Terms and Conditions.
By using the Site, Users indemnify QMG and QMG’s respective officers, employees, subsidiaries and agents against any claim or proceeding that is made, threatened or commenced, and any liability, loss, damage or expense (including reasonable legal costs on a full indemnity basis) that QMG may incur or suffer as a direct or indirect result of:
(i) a breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use;
(ii) an actual or alleged breach by you of any law, legislation, regulation, by-law or code of conduct caused by data uploaded or downloaded from this Website;
(iii) any claims brought by or on behalf of any third party relating to any act or omission by you, including breach of a third parties copyright or trade mark.
Users irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Queensland, Australia. In any dispute between the parties to these Terms and Conditions will be heard by a Court in that Jurisdiction.
The Parties to these Term and Conditions contract at arm’s length as separate entities. Nothing contained in these Terms and Conditions is to be deemed as creating, giving effect to or otherwise recognising a relationship of partnership, agency, joint venture or other form of relationship between the parties.
If any part of these Terms and Conditions are found to be void, unlawful or unenforceable then that part will be deemed to be severable from the balance of the document and the severed part will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms and conditions.
If QMG does not act in relation to a particular breach by Users of these Terms and Conditions, this will not be treated as a waiver of QMG’s right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.