1. The Longest Table 2017 event is owned and organised by The Hospital Research Foundation (ABN 86 248830078) (Organiser)
2. The objectives of The Longest Table 2017 are to engage the community and raise funds for The Hospital Research Foundation Inc. (THRF).
3. The campaign will commence on Monday 1st May 2017. Registered participants will be notified of the start time and any change in date.
4. Registration for The Longest Table 2017 will close on Monday 31st July 2017.
5. The Organiser reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to accept or decline any application from a prospective participant. If an application is declined, the registration donation will not be refunded in full.
6. All amounts referred to in these terms and conditions are in Australian dollars.
7. THRF is a deductible gift recipient and donations over $2.00 will be tax deductible to the donor
8. All fundraising donations must be made through the participant’s dinner page OR direct to the campaign supporting cancer research via the event website (www.thelongesttable.com.au).
9. Donations will not be refunded in any circumstances, including where the relevant participant is unable to participate in the event or the event is cancelled.
12. The Organiser reserves the right to remove any persons from the event (including prior to the event) which it considers it necessary to do so for any reason.
Communications and changes
13. All communications for The Longest Table 2017 will be made by email to the email address nominated on the registration form. It is each participant’s responsibility to provide a valid email address on the registration form, and to notify the Organiser of any change in address and other contact details in the lead-up to the event. The Organiser can be contacted by email at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org Participants should also monitor The Longest Table 2017 website (www.thelongesttable.com.au) for updates and information released in the lead-up to the event.
14. Third party comments via social media are the responsibility of the author. Offensive material will not be accepted and if applicable will be referred to the police for investigation
15. If any material published on The Longest Table website is deemed to cause offence, the material will be removed. All material published by THRF will be vetted to ensure it complies with relevant laws, ethical codes and community standards. The Organiser will not be held responsible for any offence caused or taken by members of the public accessing the site.
16. The Organiser may amend these terms and conditions from time to time and any such changes will be communicated in writing to the participants.
17. By choosing to opt-out of receiving The Hospital Research Foundation e-newsletter you will still receive communication from The Longest Table. To opt-out of receiving The Longest Table e-newsletter, use the ‘unsubscribe’ functionality in the footer of the email.
Cancellation and re-scheduling
18. The Organiser reserves the right to change, re-schedule or cancel the event (even after its commencement) as a result of unforseen events or circumstances beyond the control of the Organiser. The Organiser will use its best endeavours to change or re-schedule where possible, rather than cancelling the event.
19. Any donations raised for cancer research will not be refundable in the event of changes, re-scheduling or cancellation of the event.
By accessing or using The Longest Table website, you agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions of use as they may be modified and posted on our website from time to time.
We reserve the right to alter, suspend or discontinue any aspect of our website or the content or services available through it, including your access to it. Unless explicitly stated, any new and current features including new content, and/or the release of new interactive tools or downloadable resources shall be subject to these terms and conditions.
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Medical Information Disclaimer
The Hospital Research Foundation information about research, diseases, treatments and general matters has been written and edited by people internally and externally of the Foundation. The Hospital Research Foundation makes every effort to ensure that information provided is as up-to-date and accurate as possible. However the Foundation does not accept liability for misinterpreted or incorrect information. It is also not the intention of The Hospital Research Foundation and you must not use the information on this website to recommend any particular form of research or treatment for self-diagnosis or treatment therapy. At all times you need to discuss the information you find on this website, or any other source, with your doctors or health team, given your unique situation and status.