Disclaimer, Terms & Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

This policy is valid from 06 August 2014

The Vintage Post website is an online information service provided by The Vintage Post subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth below.

PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH BELOW.
IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE.
THE VINTAGE POST MAY MODIFY THIS AGREEMENT AT ANY TIME, AND SUCH MODIFICATIONS SHALL BE EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT ON THE SITE. YOU AGREE TO REVIEW THE AGREEMENT PERIODICALLY TO BE AWARE OF SUCH MODIFICATIONS AND YOUR CONTINUED ACCESS OR USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE DEEMED YOUR CONCLUSIVE ACCEPTANCE OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT.

 

DISCLAIMER

The information contained on this website is for your interest and information only. The Vintage Post does not guarantee, and accepts no legal liability whatsoever arising from or connected to, the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of any material contained on this website or on any linked site.

The Vintage Post recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to their use of this website and that users carefully evaluate the accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance of the material on the website for their purposes.

The material on this website is a guide only of the subject matter covered, and is not intended to be nor should it be relied on as a substitute for professional advice.  Users should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances.

The material on this website may include the views or recommendations of third parties, which do not necessarily reflect the views of The Vintage Post.

Some material on this website contains advertisements and information provided by third parties. There may be technical inaccuracies, not current information, typographical or other errors.

The Vintage Post makes no representations about the accuracy or suitability of the information or links provided on this web site. The information is provided ‘as is’, without express or implied warranty. You use the information and links at your own risk.

The Vintage Post website may occasionally be unavailable and The Vintage Post accepts no responsibility for lack of service due to downtime.

The Vintage Post is not responsible for content that third parties publish, post, upload, distribute, disseminate or otherwise transmit to The Vintage Post website.

Users are reminded that The Vintage Post website and social media pages are a public space on the internet and many interactions are publicly viewable and searchable over time.

 

COPYRIGHT, LICENSES and IDEA SUBMISSIONS

The entire contents of the The Vintage Post are protected by international copyright laws.
The owner of the copyrights, The Vintage Post, its affiliates or other third party licensors.

YOU MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH, UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING TEXT, IMAGES, GRAPHICS, CODE AND/OR SOFTWARE WITHOUT WRITTEN APPROVAL.

Users of The Vintage Post may print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for your own non-commercial use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials.

Users of The Vintage Post agree to grant to The Vintage Post a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license, with the right to sub-license, to reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly perform any materials and other information (including, without limitation, ideas contained therein for new or improved products and services) you submit to any public areas of the Site (such as forums and comments) or by e-mail to The Vintage Post by all means and in any media now known or hereafter developed.

Users of The Vintage Post also grant to The Vintage Post the right to use your name in connection with the submitted materials and other information as well as in connection with all advertising, marketing and promotional material related thereto. You agree that you shall have no recourse against The Vintage Post for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your communications to The Vintage Post.

 

LINKS TO EXTERNAL WEBSITES

This website contains links to other websites that are external to The Vintage Post.

The Vintage Post takes reasonable care in linking to websites but has no control over the content of the linked sites, or the changes that may occur to the content on those sites. It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external websites.

Links to external websites do not constitute an endorsement or a recommendation of any material on those sites or of any third party products or services offered by, from or through those sites.

 

RIGHT OF REFUSAL

The Vintage Post retains the right of refusal to publish web resources or links, without notice or explanation.

 

LINKING TO THE VINTAGE POST WEBSITE

You may link to The Vintage Post website at your full expense and responsibility.
However, we do not permit the display of pages from this site within frames on another site.

 

SECURITY OF THE VINTAGE POST WEBSITE
The Vintage Post applies a range of security controls to protect its website from unauthorised access. However, users should be aware that the World Wide Web is an insecure public network that gives rise to a potential risk that a user’s transactions are being viewed, intercepted or modified by third parties or that files which the user downloads may contain computer viruses, disabling codes, worms or other devices or defects.
The Vintage Post does not warrant or represent that the material will not cause damage, or is free from any computer virus or any other defects or errors. The Vintage Post accepts no liability for any interference with or damage to a user’s computer system, software or data occurring in connection with or relating to this website or its use. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from this site is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage the user’s computer system, software or data.
The Vintage Post is not liable to users of the material for any loss or damage however caused resulting from the use of the material.

DISCLAIMER FOR SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS

The Vintage Post uses a number of social media services to complement its traditional public outreach activities. These services include Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and social bookmarking and sharing buttons on The Vintage Post’s websites. The number and nature of social media services used by The Vintage Post will change over time. The following disclaimer applies to all social media services in use by The Vintage Post at any given time, regardless of whether they are listed on this page.

Any content, views, opinions and/or responses to questions uploaded, expressed or submitted by the creators, sponsors, advertisers or users of social media services utilised by The Vintage Post, other than the content provided by The Vintage Post, are solely the views, opinions and responsibility of the person submitting them and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of The Vintage Post. The Vintage Post is not responsible for content that third parties publish, post, upload, distribute, disseminate or otherwise transmit via social media services.

Social media services may occasionally be unavailable and The Vintage Post accepts no responsibility for lack of service due to downtime.

While The Vintage Post will endeavour to maintain the currency and accuracy of information published via social media services, The Vintage Post does not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of the information available on its social media channels.

The Vintage Post, its staff, agents and contractors, accept no liability in any way for the currency, accuracy or completeness of any material posted on social media sites and disclaims all responsibility for any loss or damage which may arise from the use of information provided via this vehicle. Users should check the accuracy and currency of information before taking any action. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We may include links to other web pages, but these links are not an endorsement of those pages unless mentioned. The Vintage Post is not responsible for the content of any web site not operated by The Vintage Post.

 

COMMENT MODERATION

Users must not post or upload any comments or links to The Vintage Post website or The Vintage Post-managed social media pages that are unlawful, or may defame, discriminate, offend, interfere with privacy or infringe copyright or other intellectual property rights.

The Vintage Post will use their own discretion when moderating comments and endeavour to remove anything that breaches the following points to the best of their ability.  The Vintage Post is not responsible for the comments or posts that are approved by any third party.

When contributing your views to The Vintage Post website or social media service, please ensure that you:

  • Do protect your personal privacy and that of others by not including personal information about yourself or others in your comments, (such as names, email addresses, private addresses or phone numbers)
  • Do post material to the forum that is relevant to the issues being consulted on
  • Do represent your own views and do not impersonate or falsely represent any other person
  • Do not abuse, harass or threaten others
  • Do not make defamatory or slanderous comments
  • Do not use insulting, provocative or hateful language
  • Do not use obscene or offensive language
  • Do not post material to the forum that infringes the intellectual property rights of others
  • Do not post multiple versions of the same view to the forum (‘talk’) or as comments on posts.
  • Do not incite, encourage or make reference to conduct that may constitute a criminal or civil offence or otherwise violate Australian law

Do not post anything which:

  • Racially or religiously vilifies others,
  • Incites, induces or aids violence, discrimination, harassment, victimisation or hatred towards others, or
  • Is likely to offend, insult or humiliate others, particularly on the basis of their race, colour, descent, national origin, religion, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation or any disability.

 

USE OF THE SITE

Except for information, products or services clearly identified as being supplied by The Vintage Post, The Vintage Post does not operate, control or endorse any information, products or services on the Internet in any way.

Except for The Vintage Post- identified information, products or services, all information, products and services offered through the site or on the Internet generally are offered by third parties, that are not affiliated with The Vintage Post.

Users must assume total responsibility and risk for the use of the site and the internet.   The Vintage Post provides the site and related information “AS IS.”

Users must understand further that the pure nature of the internet contains unedited materials, some of which are sexually explicit or may be offensive to you.  Your access to such materials is at your own risk.  The Vintage Post has no control over and accepts no responsibility whatsoever for such materials.

GOOGLE MAP DISCLAIMER

The maps displayed on pages of The Vintage Post are not produced or maintained by The Vintage Post, and The Vintage Post does not guarantee it to be free from error or omission.

The Vintage Post, and its employees disclaim any liability for any act done or omission made on the information on the map and any consequences of such act or omission.

 

SPONSORSHIPS

The Vintage Post is a collaborative website by editor Trish Hunter, with submissions written by other individuals and businesses.
For questions about this website, please contact  trish@thevintagepost.com.au.

This website accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation. – If a post is sponsored posts will always be mentioned for full transparency.

This website believes in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity, so although The Vintage Post is sometimes compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products.

The views and opinions expressed on The Vintage Post are purely the writers’ own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.