Terms and conditions


Please read this carefully. It contains important information about your rights and obligations, as well as limitations and exclusions, which may apply to you.

1. To participate in this competition, entrants must locate and take a photo of their nearest community defibrillator, tag @stjohnvic and post on Instagram (must be in feed post) with the hashtag #mynearestdefib . The entrant will be sent a link via Direct Message to then nominate their organisation of choice to receive the St John G5 Defibrillator should they be deemed a winner.
2. This competition will run from 9:00am AEST Friday 1 October 2021 until 23:59 AEDT on Sunday 31st October 2021 (the Promotional Period).
3. There will be no more than 10 winners who will be selected based on their submission, after the competition deadline of 23:59 AEST on 31st October, who has fulfilled the criteria in 1) above. Entries made after this point will not be counted. The winners will be announced on our story and contacted via DM.
4. The competition is open to residents 18+ residing in Victoria, Australia except for St John Ambulance (Vic) employees, all contractors and families or anyone directly connected with the organisation, and operators of its brands and concessions.
5. The prize consists of up to but no more than 10 St John G5 Fully Automatic defibrillators (product code 88GS) RRP $2,300. Total prize pool valued at $23,000.
6. Winners will need to provide email address, contact phone number and address as instructed at the time of being announced as our winner. Winners will be notified using these details.
7. We reserve the right to provide an alternative prize of equal or greater value in the event of unforeseen circumstances.
8. Only one entry per person will be accepted. In the event of multiple entries being received from the same Instagram account, the first entry only will be accepted.
9. No purchase is necessary; however you will need an internet connection and access to Instagram. No refund may be claimed for expenses incurred in participating in the competition, including in relation to the use of the internet.
10. We reserve the right to exclude any entries which we believe to be inappropriate, fraudulent or based on misconduct.
11. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winners. The Promoter’s judging panel will review all valid entries received during the Promotional Period and each entry will be individually judged based on merit. The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
12. The prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for any cash alternatives in whole or in part.
13. Winners will be responsible for the installation, accessories for the defibrillator and ongoing defibrillator maintenance and any associated costs.
14. The winner will have 48 hours to claim their prize from the date that they are announced as a winner. After this time, we reserve the right to select a new winner.
15. The decisions of the promoter are final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
16. Where a prize is unavailable for any reason, the Promoter may substitute the prize for a prize of equal or higher value and/or specifications, as determined by the Promoter.
17. By taking part in this competition, all entrants consent to us collecting, storing and using their personal data submitted with their entry for the purposes of this competition.
18. This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. You are providing your information to St John Ambulance (Vic) and not to Instagram. By participating in this competition you agree to a complete release of Instagram from any claims.
19. The promoter does not accept responsibility for entries that are lost, damaged or delayed. For example, as a result of network, system development, computer or telecommunications failures or fault of any kind - including any hardware, programming code, databases or software used in the competition.
20. The promoter reserves the right to withdraw or amend without notice this promotion in the event of any unforeseen circumstances outside of its reasonable control.
21. This promotion is subject to Instagram’s terms of services which can be found at https://instagram.com/about/legal/terms/.
22. The Promoter is St John Ambulance (Vic), 170 Forster Road, Mount Waverley, Victoria 3149, Australia. ABN 69 061 844 380.