Terms & Conditions
2023 ST JOHN CHRISTMAS HOME LOTTERY
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
St John Christmas Home Lottery (“Lottery”) is conducted by St John Ambulance Australia SA Ltd (ABN 42 947 425 570) of 85 Edmund Avenue, Unley SA 5061 (“St John”, “we”, “us” or “our”). These terms and conditions apply to the conduct of the Lottery. By purchasing a ticket in the Lottery you agree to be bound by these terms and any other terms attached to specific prizes including the terms of redemption. The Lottery is conducted in South Australia under Lottery Licence No: M14453
KEY DATES AND LOCATIONS
Ticket Start Date 8 August 2023
Ticket End Date 10 December 2023
DAILY CASHTEMBER SEPTEMBER DRAWS
To be eligible for the daily Cashtember September Prize Draws (Cashtember Draws), an individual must have purchased ticket(s) prior to midnight on the previous business day except for Monday Prize Draws. Monday Prize Draws will include all previous ticket purchasers from 11:59pm the previous Sunday.
The daily Cashtember Draws are held on each business day from and including Monday 4 September and the final one takes place on Friday 29 September.
There will be a total of 20 Cashtember daily draws for 1 prize each draw. Each Cashtember Prize Draw will be drawn at 10:00am at St John Ambulance Australia SA Ltd 85 Edmund Avenue Unley SA 5061 under supervision by representatives from an independent scrutineer. All tickets in all Cashtember Prize Draws will be returned to the ticket pool to be eligible for the remaining Cashtember Prize Draws, Weekly Draws and the Main Draw.
The relevant dates for these draws are:
|Weekly Deadline Date (11:59PM)||Weekly Draw Date|
|Week 1||1 October 2023||4 October 2023|
|Week 2||8 October 2023||11 October 2023|
|Week 3||15 October 2023||18 October 2023|
|Week 4||22 October 2023||25 October 2023|
|Week 5||29 October 2023||1 November 2023|
|Week 6||5 November 2023||8 November 2023|
|Week 7||12 November 2023||15 November 2023|
|Week 8||19 November 2023||22 November 2023|
|Week 9||26 November 2023||29 November 2023|
|Week 10||3 December 2023||6 December 2023|
WEEKLY PRIZE DRAWS
To be eligible for the Weekly Prize Draw, an individual must have purchased ticket(s) prior to midnight on the relevant Weekly Deadline Date set out in the table above.
Each Weekly Prize Draw will be drawn at 10:00am at St John Ambulance Australia SA Ltd 85 Edmund Avenue Unley SA 5061 under supervision by representatives from an independent scrutineer on the relevant Weekly Draw Date set out in the table above. All tickets in all Weekly Prize Draws will be returned to the ticket pool to be eligible for the remaining Weekly Prize Draws and the Main Draw.
MAIN DRAW AND MEMBER DRAW
13 December 2023
The Main Draw (including the Grand Prize) and Member Draw will be drawn at 10:00am at St John Ambulance Australia SA Ltd 85 Edmund Avenue Unley SA 5061 under supervision by an independent scrutineer. Ticket sales close at midnight on 10 December 2023.
To be eligible for the Member Draw, an individual must:
(a) be a member of the St John Christmas Home Lottery (membership is subject to the terms expressed in these terms and conditions);
(b) have a valid ticket purchased before the Lottery Deadline of 11:59pm 10 December 2023: and
(c) remain a member of the St John Christmas Lottery until the Member Draw at 10:00am 13 December 2023.
Membership may be cancelled at any time. If membership is cancelled prior to the Main and Member Draw Deadline Date of 11:59pm 10 December 2023, the ticket holder will not be eligible to participate in the Member Draw.
The Member Draw will be drawn at 10:00am, 13 December 2023.
All tickets in the Member Draw will be returned to the ticket pool to be eligible for the Main Draw.
Available prize pool of $8,348,520. The value of the prize pool is approximate as at the date of print of these terms. A total of 189,000 tickets are available for purchase. A total of 13,768 prizes are up for grabs. A list of all the prizes (including all inclusions and exclusions) will be available on our website at www.stjohnlottery.com.au. Prizes awarded may not be exactly as illustrated. The Lottery only comprises the Daily Cashtember Draws, Weekly Prize Draws, Member Draw, and the Main Draw. Tickets are priced at 1 for $100, 3 for $250, 5 for $375 or 7 for $500. Subject to the total number of tickets available, there is no limit on the number of individual tickets a person may purchase. Assuming all tickets are sold, each ticket has an equal 1 in 14 chance of being drawn in the Main Draw. We will use all proceeds raised through the Lottery (less costs and expenses) to continue our operations, activities, programs and services to the community.
Ticket holders must be 18 years or older. The Lottery is open to all Australian residents other than any of the following, who are ineligible to purchase tickets in any capacity:
• any board member, committee member or staff member at St John Ambulance Australia SA Ltd; or
• any HLB Mann Judd employee or partner.
Every individual listed on a ticket warrants that they are at least 18 years of age and, to the fullest extent permitted by law, permitted to receive any of the prizes forming part of the draw at the time of purchasing the ticket.
TICKETS AND PAYMENT
Tickets can be purchased online at www.stjohnlottery.com.au by credit card or PayPal or by phoning our call centre on 1300 946 466. Purchases by credit card, cash, cheque and money order can be made at our offices at 85 Edmund Avenue, Unley SA 5061. Purchases by cheque will only be eligible for future Draws if they are received, cleared and processed prior to the relevant draw deadline. We do not accept any responsibility for cheques that have not cleared or been processed by the cut-off times for the relevant draws, or any cheques or money orders that we do not receive in time for the draw.
Tickets may be purchased in multiple names. The first named individual on a ticket will be regarded as the primary contact individual. All prizes will be issued to the primary contact individual. We are not responsible, nor will we consider or enter into any correspondence regarding any dispute between individuals named on a ticket regarding the issuing of prizes. When purchasing multiple tickets in a single transaction, ticket numbers will be printed on a single sheet.
We do not accept any responsibility for any entries not received for any reason during the Lottery period nor do we take any responsibility for lost, late or misdirected entries. We are not responsible for any unforeseen technical difficulties with the ordering process and nor do we warrant the availability of the ordering process.
DAILY CASTHEMBER PRIZE DRAW AND WEEKLY PRIZE DRAW WINNERS ANNOUNCED
The lucky winners of the Daily Cashtember Prize Draws and Weekly Prize Draws will be notified directly and will also be announced online at www.stjohnlottery.com.au within 7 days.
GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE WINNER ANNOUNCED
The lucky winner of the Grand Prize Package will be notified by telephone and email on the date the Grand Prize Package is drawn. The Grand Prize winner will also be announced online at www.stjohnlottery.com.au by no later than 15 December 2023.
ALL OTHER WINNERS ANNOUNCED
All other winners will be notified by email no later than 15 December 2023. An email will be sent to all participants no later than 15 December 2023 announcing all prize winners (with a link to the winner’s list). A complete list of prize winners will be available at www.stjohnlottery.com.au. Details on how to redeem the prizes will be provided at the time of notification.
All prizes must be claimed by the winners within 3 months of the Main Draw date. It is the responsibility of each winner to redeem their prize.
In the instance the winner cannot be contacted on their supplied phone number, email or postal address and remains uncontactable for 3 months, the prize will be forfeited. Any unclaimed prizes will be retained by us to be used in other fundraising campaigns.
Requests for refunds will only be accepted prior to 5:00pm Friday 1 September upon verification of payment. No refunds will be accepted after this date. Upon processing a refund, the corresponding ticket(s) will become void. Refunds can only be requested by calling 1300 946 466 or emailing [email protected].
So that an opportunity to participate in future fundraising campaigns is never missed, by purchasing a ticket each participant can opt-in to become a member of the St John Christmas Home Lotteries, receive our marketing emails and participate in future lotteries. We will notify each participant prior to the opening of the next lottery. Participants will be able to opt-out at the point of purchase when purchasing tickets online or by calling 1300 946 466.
The Cashtember Prize Draws comprise $400,000 in cash. There will be 20 Draws for a $20,000 cash prize each.
The Weekly Prize Draws comprises a total value of $1,188,850 with 26 winners in various prizes as outlined on our website at www.stjohnlottery.com.au
The Member Prize Draw comprises a Hindmarsh Island Waterfront Holiday home including $100,000 Cash appropriating a total value of $822,325.
The winner of the Grand Prize Package for the Main Draw will be required to choose between 2 options. The 2 options of the Grand Prize Package are:
OPTION A: A fully furnished West Lakes Home valued at approximately $4,724,520, a Premium wine cellar valued at approximately $60,480, a Porsche Cayenne valued at $165,390 and $250,000 cash. The total Grand Prize Package value is approximately $5,200,390;
OPTION B: $4,500,000 cash to be deposited into an Australian bank account nominated by the winner.
For the avoidance of any doubt, the winner of the Grand Prize package may only choose ONE of either Option A or Option B as set out above. The choice of Grand Prize must be evidenced in writing by the winner. Upon selection of either Option A or Option B, the winner is unable to change their selection.
There are 13,720 various other items to be won including electrical equipment from Harvey Norman Gepps Cross, wine, gift cards, and experiences. The total combined prize pool of all other items is $736,955.
The market value of the houses at the time of redemption may be different from the value as stated in these terms and at www.stjohnlottery.com.au due to fluctuations in the Australian housing market. For the avoidance of any doubt, the cash value of the Grand Prize Package Option B will not change irrespective of whether there is any change to the valuation West Lakes Home in Grand Prize Package Option A. The value of the other prizes at the time of redemption may also be different from their stated value in these terms and at www.stjohnlottery.com.au. The winner is not entitled to the difference, if any, between the stated value of the prize and the actual value of the prize as at the date and time of redemption. Details of all prizes listed herein are also available at www.stjohnlottery.com.au. All prizes must be accepted as awarded. No cash equivalents are available. All prizes will be issued to the primary contact individual. Letters and notifications will be addressed to the primary contact individual named on the official lottery ticket.
Each prize winner indemnifies us and keeps us indemnified against all claims, losses, damages, costs and expenses suffered or incurred by us, HLB Mann Judd, Cowell Clarke, the independent scrutineer or any third party arising out of a breach of these terms by the participant.
Where a ticket holder has, in our view, violated these terms and conditions in a material manner, we reserve our rights to invalidate any ticket issued to that individual (including where they may be one of the multiple individuals named on a single ticket). All invalid tickets will be withdrawn from the Daily Cashtember Prize, Weekly Prize, Member Prize and Main Prize draws. Any determination of St John regarding the validity of a ticket or breach of these terms and conditions is final.