The Gardener and Friends Competition Terms and Conditions

The Home Channel Competition Terms & Conditions –

The Gardener & Friends September – December Competition

  1. The competition runs from 5 September to 4 December 2023.
  2. The closing date for the competition is binding and no late entries will be considered.
  3. Winners will be drawn weekly for the duration of the competition period.
  4. Entrants may enter as many times as they wish.
  5. To enter, sms the keyword STIHL to 41703.
  6. Entry smses cost R1.50.
  7. Free smses do not apply.
  8. The competition shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of South Africa.
  9. The competition is limited to South African citizens and is open to all, except employees, directors, members, partners, agents, suppliers and/or consultants and their immediate family members, business partners or associates of the relevant company, its associated companies and all participating parties and retail outlets.
  10. Any person who has not yet attained the age of majority should be duly assisted by a parent or legal guardian in entering the competition and/or using any prize.
  11. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible or fails to timeously (1 month from the date of announcement) claim a prize, the prize may be forfeited at the discretion of the judges and an alternative winner may be selected.
  12. The prizes are not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash or any other goods.
  13. Prizes may differ from the prizes advertised.
  14. The judges’ decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
  15. The winners will be notified telephonically.
  16. Winners’ names may be publicly announced and by accepting and/or using a prize, winners agree to the use of their names, photographs, voices
  17. and/or likenesses for the purpose of advertising, trade or promotion without further compensation.
  18. The promoters reserve the right to amend, modify or change these rules without notice, at any time during the competition.
  19. Participation in this competition constitutes acceptance of these rules.
  20. By entering into this competition, all entrants and winners agree to indemnify the sponsor and the channel, its associated companies, all participating retail outlet and employees, directors, members, partners, agents, suppliers and/or consultants of the company, its associated companies and all participating retail outlets against any costs, damages, liability, penalties or claims of any nature whatsoever arising out of, and their participation in the competition, its associated companies and all participating retail outlets.
  21. The winners agree to use and accept the prize at their own risk.
  22. If required by the Minister for Trade and Industry, the Lotteries Board or for any other reason whatsoever, the client will be entitled to terminate the competition immediately without notice to entrants. In such an event all entrants hereby waive any rights which they may have against the sponsor/client and acknowledge that they will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against the sponsor/client, its associated companies, all participating retail outlets, and/or directors, members, partners, employees, agents, suppliers, consultants, subsidiaries, its associated companies and/or the participating retail outlets.
  23. Winners may be required to sign and return a release of liability, declaration of eligibility and a publicity consent agreement, when accepting the prize.
  24. Prizes are not exchangeable for another model/colour.
  25. Prizes will be delivered to a Stihl agent closest to your location for collection. No prizes will be delivered door to door.
  26. Weekly Competition Dates:
    • Episode 1: 5 September – 12pm 11 September 2023
    • Episode 2: 12 September – 12pm 18 September 2023
    • Episode 3: 19 September – 12pm 25 September 2023
    • Episode 4: 26 September – 12pm 2 October 2023
    • Episode 5: 3 October – 12pm 9 October 2023
    • Episode 6: 10 October – 12pm 16 October 2023
    • Episode 7: 17 October – 12pm 23 October 2023
    • Episode 8: 24 October – 12pm 30 October 2023
    • Episode 9: 31 October – 12pm 6 November 2023
    • Episode 10: 7 November – 12pm 13 November 2023
    • Episode 11: 14 November – 12pm 20 November 2023
    • Episode 12: 21 November – 12pm 27 November 2023
    • Episode 13: 28 November – 12pm 4 December 2023