Maxigesic Consumer Competition Terms and Conditions

 1.              The Promoter

CW Media PTY LTD ACN 606 548 298, ABN 43 913 252 975, 44-54 Raglan Street Preston, Vic 3072, on behalf of the Chemist Warehouse, My Chemist and My Beauty Spot group.

2.              Terms of Entry

(a)           Competition entries can be made from 00.01am AEST Friday 27 March 2020 until

11.59pm AEST on Thursday 28 May 2020 through the Promoter’s websites


(b)           Entries received outside the Competition period will not be eligible or accepted.  

(c)            Entries that are incomplete, illegible or indecipherable will not be valid and will be deemed void.

(d)           Entry is conditional upon entrants answering the following two questions via 

(i)             What type of pain were you treating when you last purchased Maxigesic?

(ii)            In which Chemist Warehouse store did you last purchase Maxigesic?

(e)           The Promoter takes no responsibility for entries that are lost, stolen, illegible, misdirected or damaged however caused.

(f)             Submitting an entry constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions.

(g)           Multiple entries by eligible entrants are accepted, subject to entrants holding multiple proofs of purchase with different valid purchase receipt numbers. 

3.              Who May Enter

(a)           The Competition is open to Australian permanent residents over 18 years of age. 

(b)           The Competition is not open to:

(i)             Employees of the Promoter;

(ii)            Parties to whom the Promoter has contracted work in relation to this Competition;

(iii)           Parties who are otherwise directly involved with this Competition; and

(iv)           Any immediate family members or any of the abovementioned parties.

4.              Prize

(a)           The five (5) winning entries are required in Melbourne for the elimination activity and grand prize draw.  

(i)             If the winner resides outside of Victoria, one return economy flight valued at up to $750 AUD and one night’s accommodation valued at up to $250 AUD will be provided. 

(b)           Elimination Activity/Grand Prize Draw will run as per below on Thursday 25 June 2020:

(i)             Competition 1 – The order in which the prize draw is conducted will be determined by each contestant drawing a random

ball/envelope/carton, which will be numbered between 1 and 5. Each contestant, in number order from 1 to 5, will then select 1 of the available brief cases (5 in total). 4 x cases will have ‘Congratulations! You are in the draw for a chance to win $10,000’ and 1 x case will say

‘Congratulations! You are in the draw for a chance to win $1 million’. 

(ii)            Competition 2 – There are 100 envelopes in total, from which each of the four (4) contestants that selected a ‘Congratulations! You are in the draw for a chance to win $10,000’ briefcase will choose 1 x envelope in the same sequential order as competition 1. There will be 4 x $10k prizes, 10 x $5k prizes and $86 x $2k prizes. All four (4) contestants will walk away with at least $2k. 

(iii)           Competition 3 – One (1) contestant will get to select 1 envelope out of 100 for the chance to win $1 million. The selection of envelopes will consist of 1 x $1 million, 5 x $10k prizes, and 94 x $5k prizes.  The contestant will win at least $5k.

(c)            Winner must be available to travel on Thursday 25 June 2020.  

(d)           The grand prize event will be held at the Spencer Street Outlet Chemist Warehouse store in Melbourne, Victoria. 

(e)           The total prize value inclusive of flights, accommodation and competition one (1), two (2) and three (3) prizes for all five (5) competition winners, is valued at up to a total of $1,045,000 AUD. 

(f)             If for any reason, the Elimination Activity/Grand Prize Draw are unable to be held on the planned date or at the planned venue, the Promoter reserves the right to change the date and venue. 

(g)           The prize awarded by the Promoter is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for any valuable consideration, in particular for money. Any attempt to sell the prize or attempt to exchange the prize for valuable consideration, will

result in the cancellation of the prize.  The Promoter has the sole and absolute discretion to decide such matters.

5.              Selecting the Winners

(a)           The Competition winners will be selected by 5:00pm Friday 29 May 2020.  

(b)           The Competition winners will be randomly selected using automated competition drawing software (Draw My Comp 949).  The Competition will be drawn at 44 Raglan Street, Preston VIC 3072 at 5:00pm. 

(c)            The Competition winners will be notified by SMS or email by 5:00pm Friday 29 May 2020. Whilst the Promoter will use its best endeavours to contact the winner within the abovementioned time, the decision not to award an entrant who cannot be contacted a prize is at the sole and absolute discretion of the Promoter, and can be made at any time after the Competition winner have been selected.

(d)           If within two weeks after the determination of the winner of the lottery, a prize (other than a prize consisting of perishable goods) has not been claimed by the winner, the promoter must take all reasonable steps to deliver the prize to the prize winner. At the conclusion of the three months if the prize cannot be delivered, the promoter must notify the Office and, subject to the Office’s approval, re-determine the winner of the prize in accordance with any directions by the Office

(e)           Due to the nature of timings, if the prize is unclaimed, the Promoter will re draw on Friday 12 June 2020.

(f)             A person purporting to be a prize winner may be required to provide proof of identity and to verify any other eligibility requirements.  

6.              Publication of winner’s details

            (a)                   The Promoter will publish the Competition winners on the following websites 


within 8 days of acceptance of the prize and that information shall remain posted there for at least 28 days. The competition winners will be published by Friday 5 June 2020.  

7.              Privacy and use of personal information

(a)           In accordance with the Privacy Act (1988) (Cth), the Promoter notifies entrants that entry to the Competition involves the collection of personal information about entrants, such as their name, address, mobile phone number and email address.  This is collected for the purpose of establishing eligibility, carrying out the Competition and notifying the winner.  If the information is not provided, the entrant may not participate in the Competition.  Entrants’ personal information may be disclosed to State Lottery agencies and winner’ name published as required under the relevant lottery legislation.  

(b)           Each entrant consents to the Promoter using their personal information provided in connection with their entry, for the purposes of undertaking any investigation in connection with verifying the identity of an entry or any suspected tampering.  

(c)            Each entrant consents to the Promoter and its authorised licensees using the entrant’s name, likeness, image and/or photograph and voice in the event that they are the winner, in any media for an unlimited period of time, without remuneration or compensation, for the purposes of promoting the outcome of this Competition.  

8.              Discontinuation of the Competition or Disqualification of an Entrant

(a)           Subject to State legislation; The Promoter reserves the right to discontinue the Competition at any time and in its sole and absolute discretion may cancel, terminate or modify the Competition without the need to provide compensation to entrants or attempted entrants.

(b)           The Promoter reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion to verify the validity of entries and entrants and to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with (or whom the Promoter reasonably suspects has tampered with) the entry process or the winner selection process or who has otherwise been misleading or fraudulent in the course of the Competition.

9.              Exclusion of Liability

(a)           The Promoter makes no representation nor provides any warranties as to the quality or suitability of the prizes offered.

(b)           The Promoter is not responsible for any losses associated with any change to the value of any prizes.

(c)            To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter is not liable for any loss suffered or sustained by any person or to personal property including, but not limited to, consequential (including economic) loss by reason of any act or omission, deliberate or negligent, by the Promoter or its servants or agents, in connection with the arrangements for the supply of any goods or services by any person to the prize winner and where applicable, to any person or persons accompanying the prize winner.

(d)           The Promoter’s decision on all matters relating to this Competition will be final.

(e)           The Promoter is under no obligation to provide reasons for any of its decisions.

(f)             The Promoter is under no obligation to engage in any form of correspondence whatsoever with entrants or purported entrants, or their representatives, in any matters relating to the Competition.

Permit No [SA T20/178] [NSW LTPS/20/42056] [ACT TP TP20/00194]

Amended Permit No [SA T20/178] [NSW LTPS/20/42056] [ACT TP TP20/00194.1]

Amended Permit No #2 [SA T20/178] [NSW LTPS/20/42056] [ACT TP TP20/00194.2]


             Dated                   [26.03.2020]