Terms of Use

Website Terms and Conditions of Use

Please read the terms and conditions as this is a binding contract between you and Hang With a Star Pty Ltd and your use of the website www.hangwithastar.com

If you do not agree to these terms and conditions please do not visit the websites listed above.

1.About the Website

1.1Welcome to the website, Hang With a Star (HWAS). The Website provides you with an opportunity to browse and donate to various experiences that have been listed through the Website (the ‘Products’). The Website provides this service by way of granting you access to the content on the Website (the ‘Donation Services’).

1.2.  The Website is operated by Hang With a Star Pty Ltd. (ABN 78 623 387 904). Access to and use of the Website, or any of its associated Products or Purchase Services, is provided by HWAS. Please read these terms and conditions (the ‘Terms’) carefully. By using, browsing and/or reading the Website, this signifies that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by the Terms. If you do not agree with the Terms, you must cease usage of the Website, or any of the Donation Services, immediately.

1.3.  HWAS reserves the right to review and change any of the Terms by updating this page at its sole discretion. When HWAS updates the Terms, it will use reasonable endeavours to provide you with notice of updates to the Terms. Any changes to the Terms take immediate effect from the date of their publication. Before you continue, we recommend you keep a copy of the Terms for your records. If you do not agree with any new Terms we recommend you stop using the website immediately.

1.4 The website acts to generate funds for the charity of choice of a celebrity. Each donation allows the person donating the chance to have a unique experience with this celebrity.

  1. Acceptance of the Terms

You accept the Terms by remaining on the Website and/or donating to charities and experiences being offered.

  1. Registration to use the Donations Services

3.1. In order to access the Donation Services, you must first register as a user of the Website. As part of the registration process, or as part of your continued use of the Purchase Services, you may be required to provide personal information about yourself (such as identification or contact details), including:

(a) an email address.

3.2.  You warrant that any information you give to HWAS in the course of completing the registration process will always be accurate, correct and up to date.

3.3.  Once you have completed the registration process, you will be a registered member of the Website (‘Member’) and agree to be bound by the Terms. As a Member you will be granted immediate access to the Donation Services.

3.4.  You may not use the Donation Services and may not accept the Terms if:

(a)  you are not of legal age (if applicable) to form a binding contract with HWAS; or

(b)  you are a person barred from receiving the ‘experience’ under the laws of Australia or other countries including the country in which you are resident or from which you use the Purchase Services.

  1. Your obligations as a Member

4.1. As a Member, you agree to comply with the following:

You will use the Donation Services only for purposes that are permitted by:

(a)  the Terms;

(b)  any applicable law, regulation or generally accepted practices or guidelines in the relevant jurisdictions;

(c)  you have the sole responsibility for protecting the confidentiality of your password and/or email address. Use of your password by any other person may result in the immediate cancellation of the Donation Services;

(d)  any use of your registration information by any other person, or third parties, is strictly prohibited. You agree to immediately notify HWAS of any unauthorised use of your password or email address or any breach of security of which you have become aware;

(e)  access and use of the Website is limited, non-transferable and allows for the sole use of the Website by you for the purposes of HWAS providing the Donation Services;

(f)  you will not use the Donation Services or Website for any illegal and/or unauthorised use which includes collecting email addresses of Members by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or unauthorised framing of or linking to the Website;

(g)  you agree that commercial advertisements, affiliate links, and other forms of solicitation may be removed from the Website without notice and may result in termination of the Donation Services. Appropriate legal action will be taken by HWAS for any illegal or unauthorised use of the Website; and

  1. Donations Policy

5.1.  In using the Donation Services to Donate to a course through the Website, you will agree to the payment of the donation price listed on the Website for the Donation (the ‘Donation Price’).

5.2.  Payment of the Donation Price may be made through one of the following third party providers: (a) Paypal(b) SecurePay(the ‘Payment Gateway Providers’) In using the Donation Services, you warrant that you have familiarised yourself with, and agree to be bound by, the applicable Terms and Conditions of Use, Privacy Policy and other relevant legal documentation provided by the Payment Gateway Providers.

5.3.  Following payment of the Donation Price being confirmed by HWAS, you will be issued with a receipt to confirm that the payment has been received and HWAS may record your donation details for future use.

  1. Copyright and Intellectual Property

6.1. The Website, the Donation Services and all of the related products, services and experiences of HWAS are subject to copyright. The material on the Website is protected by copyright under the laws of Australia and through international treaties. Unless otherwise indicated, all rights (including copyright) in the site content and compilation of the website (including text, graphics, logos, button icons, video images, audio clips and software) (the ‘Content’) are owned or controlled for these purposes, and are reserved by HWAS or its contributors.

6.2.  HWAS retains all rights, title and interest in and to the Website and all related content. Nothing you do on or in relation to the Website will transfer to you:

(a)  the business name, trading name, domain name, trade mark, industrial design, patent, registered design or copyright of HWAS; or

(b)  the right to use or exploit a business name, trading name, domain name, trade mark or industrial design; or

(c)  a system or process that is the subject of a patent, registered design or copyright (or an adaptation or modification of such a system or process).

7.Privacy

HWAS takes your privacy seriously and any information provided through your use of the Application and/or the Donation Services are subject to HWAS’s Privacy Policy, which is available separately on the Website.

8.General Disclaimer

8.1.  You acknowledge that HWAS does not make any terms, guarantees, representations or conditions whatsoever regarding the Donations other than provided for pursuant to these Terms.

8.2.  HWAS will make every effort to ensure an experience is accurately depicted on the Website.

8.3.  Nothing in these Terms limits or excludes any guarantees, warranties, representations or conditions implied or imposed by law, including the Australian Consumer Law (or any liability under them) which by law may not be limited or excluded.

8.4.  Subject to this clause, and to the extent permitted by law:

(a)  all terms, representations or conditions which are not expressly stated in these Terms are excluded; and

(b)  HWAS we will not be liable for any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage (unless such loss or damage is reasonably foreseeable resulting from our failure to meet an applicable Consumer Guarantee), loss of profit or opportunity, or damage to goodwill arising out of or in connection with the Donation Services or these Terms (including as a result of not being able to use the Donation Services or the late supply of the Durchase Services), whether at common law, under contract, tort (including negligence), in equity, pursuant to statute or otherwise.

8.5. Use of the Website, the Donation Services, and any of the products or services of HWAS is at your own risk. Everything on Website, the Donation Services, and the Products of HWAS, are provided to you on an “as is” and “as available” basis, without warranty or condition of any kind. None of the affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contributors, third party content providers or licensors of HWAS make any express or implied representation or warranty about its Content or any products or Donation Services (including the products or Donation Services of HWAS) referred to on the Website. This includes (but is not restricted to) loss or damage you might suffer as a result of any of the following:

(a)  failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, failure to correct defects, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or other harmful component, loss of data, communication line failure, unlawful third party conduct, or theft, destruction, alteration or unauthorised access to records;

(b)  the accuracy, suitability or currency of any information on the Website, the Purchase Service, or any of its Content related products (including third party material and advertisements on the Website);

(c)  costs incurred as a result of you using the Website, the Donation Services or any of the Products;

(d)  the Content or operation in respect to links which are provided for the User’s convenience;

(e)  any failure to complete a transaction, or any loss arising from e-commerce transacted on the Website; or

(f)  any defamatory, threatening, offensive or unlawful conduct of third parties or publication of any materials relating to or constituting such conduct.

  1. Limitation of Liability

9.1.  HWAS’s total liability arising out of or in connection with the Donation Services or these Terms, however arising, including under contract, tort (including negligence), in equity, under statute or otherwise, will not exceed the most recent Purchase Price paid by you under these Terms or where you have not paid the Purchase, then the total liability of HWAS is the resupply of information or Purchase Services to you.

9.2.  You expressly understand and agree that HWAS, its affiliates, employees, agents, contributors, third party content providers and licensors shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special consequential or exemplary damages which may be incurred by you, however caused and under any theory of liability. This shall include, but is not limited to, any loss of profit (whether incurred directly or indirectly), any loss of goodwill or business reputation and any other intangible loss.

9.3.  HWAS is not responsible or liable in any manner for any site content (including the Content and Third Party Content) posted on the Website or in connection with the Purchase Services, whether posted or caused by users of the website of HWAS, by third parties or by any of the Donation Services offered by HWAS.

  1. Indemnity

10.1. You agree to indemnify HWAS, its affiliates, employees, agents, contributors, third party content providers and licensors from and against:

(a) all actions, suits, claims, demands, liabilities, costs, expenses, loss and damage (including legal fees on a full indemnity basis) incurred, suffered or arising out of or in connection with any Content you post through the Website;

(b)  any direct or indirect consequences of you accessing, using or transacting on the Website or attempts to do so and any breach by you or your agents of these Terms; and/or

(c)  any breach of the Terms.

  1. Dispute Resolution

11.1. Compulsory:

If a dispute arises out of or relates to the Terms, either party may not commence any Tribunal or Court proceedings in relation to the dispute, unless the following clauses have been complied with (except where urgent interlocutory relief is sought).

11.2. Notice:

A party to the Terms claiming a dispute (‘Dispute’) has arisen under the Terms, must give written notice to the other party detailing the nature of the dispute, the desired outcome and the action required to settle the Dispute.

11.3. Resolution:On receipt of that notice (‘Notice’) by that other party, the parties to the Terms

(‘Parties’) must:

(a)  Within 2 days of the Notice endeavour in good faith to resolve the Dispute expeditiously by negotiation or such other means upon which they may mutually agree;

(b)  If for any reason whatsoever, 2 days after the date of the Notice, the Dispute has not been resolved, the Parties must either agree upon selection of a mediator or request that an appropriate mediator be appointed by the President of the or his or her nominee;

(c)  The Parties are equally liable for the fees and reasonable expenses of a mediator and the cost of the venue of the mediation and without limiting the foregoing undertake to pay any amounts requested by the mediator as a pre-condition to the mediation commencing. The Parties must each pay their own costs associated with the mediation;

(d)  The mediation will be held in New South Wales, Australia.

11.4. Confidential

All communications concerning negotiations made by the Parties arising out of and in connection with this dispute resolution clause are confidential and to the extent possible, must be treated as “without prejudice” negotiations for the purpose of applicable laws of evidence.

11.5. Termination of Mediation:

If 12 weeks have elapsed after the start of a mediation of the Dispute and the Dispute has not been resolved, either Party may ask the mediator to terminate the mediation and the mediator must do so.  

12.Venue and Jurisdiction

The Donation Services offered by HWAS is intended to be viewed by residents of Australia and residents overseas. In the event of any dispute arising out of or in relation to the Website, you agree that the exclusive venue for resolving any dispute shall be in the courts of New South Wales, Australia.

13.Governing Law

The Terms are governed by the laws of New South Wales, Australia. Any dispute, controversy, proceeding or claim of whatever nature arising out of or in any way relating to the Terms and the rights created hereby shall be governed, interpreted and construed by, under and pursuant to the laws of New South Wales, Australia, without reference to conflict of law principles, notwithstanding mandatory rules. The validity of this governing law clause is not contested. The Terms shall be binding to the benefit of the parties hereto and their successors and assigns.

14.Independent Legal Advice

Both parties confirm and declare that the provisions of the Terms are fair and reasonable and both parties having taken the opportunity to obtain independent legal advice and declare the Terms are not against public policy on the grounds of inequality or bargaining power or general grounds of restraint of trade.

15.Severance

If any part of these Terms is found to be void or unenforceable by a Court of competent jurisdiction, that part shall be severed and the rest of the Terms shall remain in force.

16.Content

Content means any content including images, videos, logo, photographs, text

16.1 Ownership of content:

HWAS owns all content provided by you or created by you during the process from registration on the Website to an experience and all content created around you from registration on the Website to the end of an experience.

16.2 Use of content:

HWAS may use any content you are in or have created on a perpetual basis without any royalties. HWAS may use any content for advertising or marketing purposes and has the right to edit, reformat or translate any content.