Terms and Conditions


Schedule to Conditions of Entry:

Promotion NameBarastoc Baby Pics – Australia’s favourite foal competition
PermitsNot Required
PromoterThe promoter is Ridley AgriProducts Pty Ltd ABN 94 006 544 145 (Ridley AgriProducts). Barastoc is a registered trademark of Ridley AgriProducts, whose address and telephone number appears below.
Promotional PeriodThe Promotion starts at 12:01am AEST on 1st August 2024 and concludes 11:59pm AEST on 16th December 2024.

Entry into the ‘Barastoc Baby Pics – Australia’s favourite foal competition’: Entry of Foal Photo or video stage of competition commences 12:01am AEST on 1st August 2024 and closes at 11:59pm AEST on 30th November 2024.

The voting stage of the ‘Barastoc Baby Pics – Australia’s favourite foal competition’ commences 12:01am AEST on 3rd December 2024 closes at 11:59pm AEST on 16th December 2024.
Entry RestrictionsEntry is open to residents of New South Wales (including the Australian Capital Territory), Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria (Eligible States) who are over the age of 18.
Entry MethodStage 1 – Entry into the ‘Barastoc Baby Pics – Australia’s favourite foal competition’: Entrants must submit an online entry form and upload a photo or video of their foal via the competition site at: www.favouritefoals.com.au. The entry portion of the competition runs until 30th November 2024. Photos or video submitted and the foal depicted in the entry must be the property of the entrant.

Public Voting entry commences AEST on 3rd December 2024 and closes at 11:59pm AEST on 16th December 2024 (2 week voting period).

During the nominated period PUBLIC VOTES for their favourite Foal (‘finalists’) by filling in the ‘Voting’ entry form during the 2 week voting period.

The winner and place holders of ‘AUSTRALIA’S FAVOURITE FOAL’ are selected based on highest number of votes received.
Maximum Entries PermittedOne entry per person (identified by email address)
Only one foal can be voted on in each entry
Value of Prize PoolUp to $5,600
Prize Breakdown by State (excluding second chance draw prize packs)MINOR Prizes
1 x 1st Runner-up
Prize – Assorted gift pack for horse and owner valued at $600
1 x 2nd Runner-up
Prize – 1 x Barastoc Horse Feed valued at $500
1 x public voter
Prize -1 x Barastoc Horse Feed valued at $500

1 x Major Prize Winner (Australia’s Favourite Foal)
Prize – 1 x $4,000 Portrait by Jill Barber Richardson – valued at $4,000
Total prize pool $5,600
Major Prize Draw DetailsThe overall winner will be announced at 2pm on 20th December 2024 on the Barastoc website. There will be a total of one (1) overall winner.
Conditions of PrizeAs per conditions of entry. Prizes are not transferable & cannot be converted to cash (unless cash is offered as a prize). The Promoter may require proof of ownership of the foal that is submitted into the competition to claim the prize. By participating entrants are deemed to have accepted these Conditions of Entry as to how the Promotion is to be conducted.
Prize Winner NotificationsPrize Winner will be notified by email and phone call. Any notice will be conclusively taken to be duly given or made and received three hours after the time the email is sent (as recorded on the device from which the Promoter sent the email).
Major Prize Winner Publication DetailsThe first name of the Prize Winners will be published on Barastoc Horse Facebook page on 20th December 2024 by 5:00pm AEST.
Prize Claim DateAll prizes must be claimed by 30th January 2025 at 5:00pm AEDT. If the prize is not claimed by the Prize Claim Date, the prize will be forfeited and the Promoter will determine an alternative winner, in the case of the major prize, by awarding the prize to the owner of the foal with the next largest total of votes and, in the case of the minor prizes, by awarding the prize to the owner of the foal judged next best from the relevant week’s entries. Any unclaimed prize draw will be forfeited.

Conditions of Entry

  1. These Conditions of Entry are to be read in conjunction with the Schedule to Conditions of Entry. To the extent that there is any inconsistency between the Conditions of Entry and the Schedule to Conditions of Entry, the Schedule to Conditions of Entry prevails.
  2. Information on how to enter & prizes form part of these terms & conditions. Any entry not complying with these Conditions of Entry and Schedule to Conditions of Entry is invalid.
  3. Standard entry restriction: Employees of the Promoter, the Promoter’s associated companies, the Promoter’s agencies associated with the Promotion and their immediate families are ineligible to enter.
  4. Promotional Period: The Promotion will take place during the Promotional Period. Any entry that occurs outside this period is invalid.
  5. Receipt of entries for electronic entries: Entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt into the Promoter’s database. The Promoter is not responsible for incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, late, lost or misdirected information caused by an entrant or occurring during transmission.
  6. Games of Skill: The competition is a game of skill. All judgments and decisions are at the discretion of the Promoter and no correspondence will be entered into in this regard.
  7. Verification Requirements: The Promoter may require the entrant to provide proof of identity, age, residency and ownership of the foal depicted in their entry. If the Promotion requires the purchase of a product(s), the Promoter reserves the absolute discretion to require any prize winner to produce the original purchase receipt/s for every entry they or their household made during the Promotion period in order to claim a prize. If an entry cannot be verified to the Promoter’s satisfaction, the entry will be invalid.
  8. Vouchers: If a voucher is offered as a prize, the prize will be subject to the issuer’s terms of use and are valid until the voucher expiry date stated on the voucher itself. The card cannot be converted to cash nor replaced if lost, stolen or defaced.
  9. Standard Prize Restriction: All prizes unless stated to the contrary are not transferable & cannot be converted to cash.
  10. Prize Value: Prize value is correct at time of printing but no responsibility is accepted for any variation in the value of any prize.
  11. Prize Delivery: Prizes will only be delivered in Australia and each winner should allow 28 days from prize winner determination for delivery of their prize.
  12. If the prize becomes unavailable: The Promoter may substitute a different prize item of equal or greater value in the event that any prize item is unavailable despite the Promoter’s reasonable endeavours to procure within Australia. This substitution may be subject to any approval process required by any relevant gaming or lotteries authority if the Promotion is a game of chance.
  13. Australian Consumer Law: The winner should look to the manufacturer of products and provider of services awarded as prizes for all warranties. These terms and conditions do not exclude or limit the application of any statutory provision (including a provision of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010) where to do so would contravene that statute or cause any part of these terms and conditions to be void.
  14. Tampering: The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify any individual entrant or group of entrants for tampering with the entry process. Tampering includes but is not limited to the utilisation of techniques designed to make of multiple entries that are not associated with a separate Eligible entrant, or submitting an entry which is not otherwise in accordance with these Conditions of Entry and Schedule to Conditions of Entry. Should the Promoter find evidence of tampering by an individual, in addition to declaring any or all entries made by that individual invalid, the Promoter may also preclude that entrant from participation future promotions of the Promoter.
  15. Risks: The entrant acknowledges that participation in the Promotion and prize fulfilment may involve risk. The Promoter may require a winner (and their companions) to sign an indemnity and release prior to participation in the prize fulfilment or participation in the Promotion.
  16. Technical Malfunction: If for any reason this Promotion is not capable of running as planned, whether caused by computer virus, mobile phone failure, line drop out, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other cause beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or integrity of the Promotion, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion, (subject to any written direction given by a relevant Regulatory Authority), to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone, telephone or computer network, or lines, servers, or telephone or internet providers, traffic congestion on any phone or computer network, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participants or any other person’s handset or computer related to or resulting from participation or sending or receiving of any communication or of any materials in this Promotion.
  17. Publicity: Winners may be required to participate in a follow-up interviews and publicity. By entering the Promotion and claiming a prize, the winner agrees that the Promoter may use their name, image and photograph/s for publicity and Promotion purposes, without compensation, and agrees that the Promoter will own copyright in any such images and photograph/s and in all material incorporating the photograph/s.
  18. Entry Content: The Promoter may use any entry content, name, likeness, images, photograph/s, film and sound recordings and any other material created during participation in the Promotion for publicity and promotion purposes for an unlimited period throughout the world without compensation in any media, social media, advertising and/or and promoting any products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter.
  19. Copyright: It is a condition of participating in the Promotion that the entrant warrants that their entry is original and does not infringe the intellectual property of any third parties. The entrant assigns all rights, title and interest in their entry to the Promoter without compensation. The entrant further agrees not to object to the Promoters use of the entry material on the basis of any moral right. The Promoter may, if required request that an entrant complete any documentation necessary to give effect to this assignment of right, title and interest.
  20. Liability: The Promoter and its respective related bodies corporate, officers, employees and agents, are not liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered, including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss, or for personal injury suffered or sustained during the course of accepting or using the prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.
  21. Disruptive, abusive, unsuitable entries: The Promoter may determine all entries invalid and/or preclude participation by an entrant if an entrant disrupts, annoys, abuses, acts contrary to law or engages in fraudulent misleading and deceptive conduct.
  22. Tax: Winners should obtain their own independent financial advice in relation to any tax liability that may arise as a result of their participation in the Promotion.
  23. Promoters Decisions: All decisions of the Promoter are at their complete discretion and are final. No correspondence will be entered into.
  24. Social Media: The Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Entrants completely release Facebook, Instagram or Twitter from any and all liability relating to the Promotion.
  25. Privacy: Each entry becomes the property of the Promoter. Ridley collects personal information about entrants to include entrants in the Promotion and where appropriate award prizes. If the personal information requested is not provided, the entrant may not participate in the Promotion. At Ridley, we value privacy and the information we collect is for the competition and prize distribution. If you agreed to follow-up contacts by us or asked to be put on our mailing list when you registered, we may also contact you from time to time. You can always change your preference for follow-up contacts by e-mailing us at any time. All details will be held in accordance with the Ridley Corporation Privacy Policy which can be accessed by visiting www.ridley.com.au/privacy-policy/
  26. Ridley and its related entities and participating retail stockists (including store owners) and agencies associated with this Promotion (each an ‘Ineligible Entrant’) and all owners, employees, contractors and their immediate families (including spouse, de-facto spouse, parent, guardian, child or sibling) of an Ineligible Entrant and any person who has breached the terms and conditions of any promotion run by or on behalf of the Ridley are ineligible to enter.
  27. These Conditions of Entry are governed by the laws of Victoria. By participating in this Promotion all entrants irrevocably

Promoter Postal Address
Ridley AgriProducts Pty. Ltd PO Box 16187, Collins Street West, VIC 8007 Phone: 1300 666 657

Promoter Registered Address
Level 9, Rialto South Tower, 565 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000