Terms and Conditions

Welcome to our Site. These are our Terms & Conditions for use of the Site which you 

may access in several ways, including but not limited to the web, PDAs, mobile 

phones and RSS feeds. These Terms & Conditions apply whenever you access the 

Site, regardless of how you access the Site.  

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content (including ads) you use across this site and use it to make both advertising and 

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Use of this site

1. News Limited (News) is the owner and operator of this Site. 

2. Users of this Site (Users) agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions. 

Your use of and access to this Site indicates your acceptance of these Terms & 

Conditions, as they exist at the time of use. 

3. News may amend these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes 

on the Site.  If you use the Site (other than to review the amended terms) after 

a notice of change has been provided, you will be deemed to have accepted the 

new terms and conditions.    

Intellectual Property

3. All intellectual property in relation to content on this Site belongs to News or 

its licensors, advertisers or affiliates. You obtain no interest in that intellectual 

property. All content on this Site is protected by Australian and international 

copyright and other intellectual property laws. You may not do anything 

which interferes with or breaches those laws or the intellectual property rights 

in the content. 

4. You may download and view content or print a copy of material on this Site 

for personal, non-commercial use provided you do not modify the content in 

any way (including any copyright notice). All rights not expressly granted 

under these terms of use are reserved by News. Unless expressly stated 

otherwise, you are not permitted to copy, or republish anything you find on the 

Site without the copyright or trademark owners’ permission. 

5. The logos of the Site and of the newspaper mastheads on any News sites are 

trademarks of News or its related bodies corporate. Other trademarks may be 

displayed on the Site from time to time. These may belong to third parties. 

Nothing displayed on the Site should be construed as granting any licence or 

right of use of any logo, trademark or masthead displayed on the Site, without 

the express written permission of the relevant owner. 

Liability & Indemnity

6. News does not exclude any rights and remedies in respect of goods or services 

under the Australian Consumer Law in the Competition and Consumer Act 

2010 (ACL) which cannot be excluded, restricted or modified.  However, 

News excludes all rights, remedies, guarantees, conditions and warranties in 

respect of goods or services from your use of the Site whether based in statute, 

common law or otherwise to the extent permitted by law.  To the fullest extent 

possible and subject to News’ liabilities and obligations under the ACL:

a) News does not warrant the accuracy of the content which you access 

through this Site. The content is provided to you "as is" and on an "as 

available" basis and on the condition that you undertake all 

responsibility for assessing the accuracy of the content and rely on it at 

your own risk. All content which you access through this Site may be 

changed at News' sole discretion and without notice. 

b) News will have no responsibility or liability in relation to any loss or 

damage that you incur, including damage to your software or 

hardware, arising from your use of or access to this Site. 

c) News does not warrant that functions of this Site or which you access 

through this Site, such as hyperlinks, will be uninterrupted or error 

free, that defects will be corrected or that News or the server that 

makes it available, are free of viruses or bugs. 

d) You indemnify News and its affiliated companies, and each of their 

directors, officers, employees and agents against any action, claim, loss 

or expense which it incurs which arises from your use of this Site.

Third Party Content & Links

7. This Site may include third party content which is subject to that third party's 

terms and conditions of use. Nothing on this Site should be construed as 

granting any licence or right for you to use that content. 

8. This Site may include links to third party sites which are not related to News 

and in relation to which News has no control or interest. The appearance of 

those links on this site does not indicate any relationship between News and 

that third party or any endorsement by News of that third party, its site or the 

products or services which it is advertising on this Site. 

Contributing Content

9. When you submit content to News in any format, including any text, 

photographs, graphics, video or audio, you grant News a non-exclusive, 

royalty-free, perpetual licence to publish, transmit or otherwise use that 

content in our published materials, now and in the future and to attribute you, 

using the details you have provided to us, as the author/provider of that 


10. News reserves the right not to use the content you submit. 

11. You warrant that you have all of the necessary rights, including copyright, in 

the content you contribute, that your content is not defamatory and that it does 

not infringe any law. 

12. You indemnify News against any and all legal fees, damages and other 

expenses that may be incurred by News as a result of a breach of the above 


13. You waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its 

submission to and use by News in accordance with these terms. 


14. Users will not use this site for any purpose or in any way which is unlawful. 

15. These Terms & Conditions shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance 

with the laws of New South Wales.