Rent and win Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Terms and Conditions

1. Thrifty is the Official Car Rental – Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Information on how to enter the “GC2018 Share the Dream – Thrifty Rent and Win” competition (Promotion) and prize details form part of these Terms and Conditions.
2. Participation in this Promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
3. The promoter is Kingmill Pty Limited, trading as Thrifty Car Rental ABN 58 003 966 649 of Level 1, 52-60 Kent Rd Mascot NSW 2020 (Promoter).
4. The Promotion commences on 1 October 2017 at 12:00am and entries close on 28 February 2018 at 11:59pm AEDST (Promotional Period). 
5. Entry is only open to Australian residents aged 21 years or over with a current valid Driver Licence.
How to Enter 
6. To enter this Promotion, you must during the Promotional Period commence and complete a Thrifty rental by booking, picking up, and returning a Thrifty rental vehicle to a Thrifty Australia location quoting one of eight (8) promotional codes specified in clause 9.
Best rate of the day will apply, and a valid promotion code must be included on the rental to be eligible for the draw. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion, special offer or coupon. All car rentals must meet the standard age, driver licence and credit requirements of Thrifty. All vehicle rentals are subject to the terms and conditions of the Rental Agreement.
7. This is a game of chance and skill plays no part. The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into with entrants. Only (1) entry is permitted per rental.
8. All entries, once submitted, become the property of the Promoter. 
Draws and Prizes
9. At the time of booking a Thrifty vehicle, participants must choose and quote one (1) of the following eight (8) Promotion Codes listed on all promotional POS and digital communication. 
Promotional Code
Each Promotion code represents an event at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. These events and their corresponding Promotion codes are specified below:
Promotional Code - Event
GCBEACHVOLLEY - Beach Volleyball
GCCYCLING Cycling - Track
GCGYMART Artistic - Gymnastics
GCGYMRYTHM - Rhythmic Gymnastics
GCRUGBY - Rugby Sevens
GCSWIM - Swimming
GCOPENING - Opening Ceremony
10. The Promotion Code each participant quotes at time of booking will determine the random prize draw into which the participant is entered. There will be eight (8) random prize draws conducted, one (1) for each of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games events specified in clause 9.
11. The first valid entry drawn in each random draw will win:
Two (2) GC2018 Games Tickets as specified in clause 12.
One (1) night’s accommodation for two (2) persons in a Spa Suite at RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast.
Merchandise pack including assorted GC2018 merchandise.
One (1) day Thrifty Car Rental voucher valued at up to $100 valid for pick up and return at Thrifty Brisbane and Coolangatta locations.
All prizes must be redeemed in accordance with Games tickets and related accommodation dates. Thrifty Car Rental vouchers must be redeemed between 1 April 2018 and 20 April 2018.
12. Prize GC2018 Games Tickets are to the following  sessions:
Promotion Code - Event - Session - Session - Type - Date - Time - Venue - Tickets
Opening Ceremony - ZO0401 - Ceremony
Wed 4 Apr 2018, 6pm, Gold Coast Carrara Stadium
2 tickets
Cycling Track - CT0702 - Final
Sat 7 Apr 2018, 6.30pm, Anna Mears Velodrome
2 tickets
Gymnastics Artistic - GA0801 - Final
Sun 8 Apr 2018, 2:30pm, Coomera Indoor Sports Centre
2 tickets
Swimming - SW0802 - Final
Sun 8 Apr 2018, 7:30pm, Gold Coast Aquatic Centre, QLD
2 tickets
Beach Volleyball - BV1101 - Semi-Final
Wed 11 Apr 2018, 4:00pm,  Coolangatta Beachfront, QLD
2 tickets
Gymnastics Rhythmic - GR1201 - Final
Thu 12 Apr 2018, 2.45pm, Coomera Indoor Sports Centre
2 tickets
Athletics - AT1401 - Super Final
Saturday 14 April, 2.30pm, Carrara Sporting Stadium
2 tickets
Rugby Sevens - RU1501 -Final
Sun 15 Apr 2018, 9:30am, Robina Stadium
2 tickets
13. In the event that a draw receives no valid entries during the promotional period, the promoter will draw an entry from all entries received for all other random draws. The first valid entry drawn from the total number of entries received will win that draw prize.
14. The Prize Draws will take place at Accelerate Creative Strategies, Level 40, 100 Miller Street, North Sydney NSW 2060 between 3:00pm and 5:00pm AEDST on 7 March 2018. 
15. The Promoter may draw additional reserve entries in each random draw and record them in order in case an invalid entry or ineligible entrant is drawn. 
16. If any prize remains unclaimed by 2:00pm AEDST on 12 March 2018, a re-draw will take place at 3:00pm AEDST on 12 March 2018 at the same place as the original draws, subject to any directions from a regulatory authority. If an unclaimed prize draw falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the draw will take place on the next business day at 3:00pm. Winners will be notified by telephone and/or email by 15 March 2018 and their name published on the Thrifty Australia website (
17. If any prize (or part of any prize) is unavailable, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize (or part of the prize) with a prize of equal value or specification, subject to any written directions given by the appropriate State or Territory Lottery Departments. No responsibility or liability is accepted for any variation in the value of the prizes. The prize is valued in Australian dollars. 
18. The prize values of each draw prize are as follows:
Two (2) GC2018 Games tickets specified in clause 12 – values specified below
One (1) night’s accommodation for two (2) persons in a Spa Suite at RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast – valued at $880
Merchandise pack including assorted GC2018 merchandise - valued at up to $500
One (1) day Thrifty Car Rental voucher valued at up to $100 valid for pick up and return at Thrifty Brisbane and Coolangatta locations.
Promotion Code - Event - Session - Session - Type - Date Tickets Ticket Category &  Price Value
GCOPENING Opening Ceremony ZO0401 Ceremony Wed 4 Apr 2018 2 Category B $380.00 $760.00
GCCYCLING Cycling Track CT0702 Final Sat 7 Apr 2018 2 Category B $120.00 $240.00
GCGYMART Gymnastics Artistic GA0801 Final Sun 8 Apr 2018 2 Category A $90.00 $180.00
GCSWIM Swimming SW0802 Final Sun 8 Apr 2018 2 Category B $150.00 $300.00
GCBEACHVOLLEY Beach Volleyball BV1101 Semi-Final Wed 11 Apr 2018 2 Category A $80.00 $160.00
GCGYMRYTHM Gymnastics Rhythmic GR1201 Final Thu 12 Apr 2018 2 Category A $60.00 $120.00
GCATHLETICS Athletics AT1401 Super Final Saturday 14 April 2 Category A $150.00 $300.00
GCRUGBY Rugby Sevens RU1501 Final Sun 15 Apr 2018 2 Category A $100.00 $200.00
19. Total promotion prize pool value is $14,100.00.
20. In the event of war, terrorism, state of emergency or disaster, the Promoter reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion, subject to any written directions from a relevant regulatory authority.
21. Any ancillary costs associated with redeeming the prize are not included and are at the responsibility of the winner. 
22. If for any reason a winner does not redeem the prize or an element of the prize by the time stipulated by the Promoter, then the prize or that element of the prize will be forfeited.
23. Prizes, or any unused portion of a prize, are not transferable, exchangeable or saleable and cannot be taken or sold as or for cash or any monetary value. If you are unable to use the prize at the time of the event, please notify Thrifty so another eligible winner can be selected.
24. Employees (and their immediate families) of the Promoter and agencies associated with this Promotion are ineligible to enter. Immediate family means any of the following: spouse, ex-spouse, de-facto spouse, child or step-child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step-parent, grandparent, step-grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, brother, sister, step-brother, step-sister or 1st cousin.
25. To protect the integrity of this competition, the Promoter reserves the right, at any time and its sole discretion, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including an entrant’s identity, age and place of residence during and after the Promotion) and to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with the entry process. 
Personal Information and Privacy 
26. The details contained in your entry are protected by security safeguards as detailed in the Promoter’s Privacy Policy, which is available at  Personal Information will only be used in accordance with the Promoter’s Privacy Policy. The Promoter will also endeavour to provide you with an option to opt out of receipt of such communications. You should direct any request to access, update or correct information to the Promoter. 
27. You can contact the Promoter’s Privacy Officer if you would like details of the personal information that the Promoter may hold about you or if you would like it to be corrected. The Privacy Officer details are:
Privacy Officer 
Level 1, 52-60 Kent Road
Mascot, NSW, 2020
Or via email at
28. Entrants consent to the Promoter using the entrant's name, likeness, image and/or voice in the event they are a winner (including photograph, film and/or recording of the same) in any media for an unlimited period without remuneration for the purpose of promoting this competition (including any outcome), and promoting any products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter.
Limitation of Liability 
29. The Promoter makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability or merchantability of any goods or services offered as part of the Promotion. To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter is not liable for any loss (including indirect and consequential loss) suffered to person or property by reason of any act or omission, deliberate or negligent by the Promoter or its employees or agents, in connection with the arrangement for the supply, or the supply, of goods and services by any person to the prize winner and, where applicable, to any persons accompanying the prize winner. This clause does not affect any rights a consumer may have which are unable to be excluded under Australian Consumer law. To the fullest extent permitted by law, any liability of the Promoter or its employees or agents for breach of any such rights is limited to the payment of the costs of having the prize supplied again. 
30. Subject to the approval of the relevant State and Territory Lottery Departments, the Promoter may:
(a) modify or suspend the Promotion if all entrants participating in the competition until that point are notified of the changes to these Terms and Conditions, upon notification of any such changes, the affected entrants may terminate their participating in the competition without any liability to the entrant; or
(b) terminate or cancel the Promotion. 
The Promoter will not be liable for any modification, suspension, termination or cancellation. 
31. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
32. The Promoter has obtained the following permits in regard to the Promotion: NSW Permit No. LTPS/17/16308. ACT Permit No. ACT TP 17/01457 and SA Permit No. T17/1354.