MetService Instagram Winter Photo Competition, July 2016

  1. These terms and conditions apply to the MetService Instagram Winter Photo Competition (“Competition“) to be held between 13th July and 1st of August. (“Competition Period“). Information published by Meteorological Service of New Zealand Limited (“MetService“) on how to enter and the rules of this Competition form part of these terms and conditions.
  2. Any entry not complying with these terms and conditions is invalid. Entry into the Competition is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  3. The Prize to be awarded to one winner, is a $300 Helloworld travel voucher. Helloworld is not a participant in or sponsor of this promotion. 
  4. The Prize winner will be notified on 2nd of August, 2016 from all complete and valid entries.
  5. To enter the Competition to win the Prize, entrants must successfully upload a winter weather photo between 13th July – 1st August 2016 and include @metservicenz in the photo comment and the hashtag #winterwithmet. The winner must follow the official MetService Instagram account @metservicenz. A winner will be drawn randomly from all valid entries.
  6. The winner of the Prize will be notified by @metservicenz on Instagram on Tuesday 2nd August. If a winner does not respond within 7 days of being notified, the relevant prize will be forfeited and another winner will be chosen.
  7. By participating, all entrants consent to MetService using their name and photo in any media for any purpose without remuneration.
  8. Entry is open to individuals residing in New Zealand who are aged 18 years old or over. Employees of MetService, its associated companies and any agencies associated with this Competition and their immediate families are ineligible to enter.
  9. MetService reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and to disqualify any entrant, including but not limited to, for tampering with the entry process, or submitting an entry that is not in accordance with these terms and conditions.
  10. Prizes are not exchangeable or transferable and cannot be taken as cash.
  11. The decision of MetService is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  12. MetService reserves the right to extend, cancel or amend the terms and conditions of this Competition at any time.
  13. To the extent permitted by law, MetService will not be liable for any claim, loss or damage whatsoever (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or for any personal injury to any person arising out of: (1) any entrant’s participation in this Competition or any Competition-related activities, (2) or as a result of the acceptance and use, misuse or possession of any prize awarded under this Competition.
  14. The promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.
  15. For queries related to the MetService Competition, please contact