TERMS OF USE

Last updated 15 November 2019

Thank you for visiting our website. This website is owned and operated by Yugambeh Region Aboriginal Corporation Alliance (YRACA) (ICN 8952). By accessing and/or using this website and/or registering as a member, you agree to these Terms and Conditions, which include our Privacy Policy (available at [https://www.yraca.org.au/privacy-policy]) (Terms). You should review our Privacy Policy and these Terms carefully and immediately cease using our website if you do not agree to these Terms. 

In these Terms, 'us', 'we' and 'our' means YRACA.

1. Registration as a member

To the extent that you apply for membership with us, this section 1 applies to you.

 

A person can apply for membership by completing the online Membership Application Form or downloading and complete the PDF version of the form and emailing it to info@yraca.org.au or posting to YRACA, PO Box 2588, Burleigh Waters Qld 4220.

To become a member of YRACA, you must:

  • be a Traditional Custodian of the Yugambeh Language Group region and demonstrate your apical ancestor links;

  • be at least 18 years of age;

  • agree and warrant that you have read the Rule Book, understand its contents, understand the rights and responsibilities of being a member, and that you will abide by its terms;

  • possess the legal right and ability to enter into a legally binding agreement with us; and

  • agree and warrant to use the website in accordance with these Terms.

 

When you register, you will provide us with personal information such as your name and contact details.  You must ensure that this information is accurate and current. We will handle all personal information we collect in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

2. Collection notice

We collect personal information about you in order to respond to your enquiry, process your registration and for purposes otherwise set out in our Privacy Policy.

We may disclose that information to third parties that help us deliver our services (including information technology suppliers, communication suppliers and our business partners) or as required by law. If you do not provide this information, we may not be able to provide all of our services to you.

 

By providing your personal information to us, you consent to the collection, use, storage and disclosure of that information as described in the Privacy Policy and these Terms.

 

3. Accuracy, completeness and timeliness of information

The information on our website is not comprehensive and is intended to provide a summary of the subject matter covered. While we use all reasonable attempts to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information on our website, to the extent permitted by law, including the Australian Consumer Law, we make no warranty regarding the information on this website. You should monitor any changes to the information contained on this website.

 

We are not liable to you or anyone else if interference with or damage to your computer systems occurs in connection with the use of this website or a linked website. You must take your own precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use from our website is free of viruses or anything else (such as worms or Trojan horses) that may interfere with or damage the operations of your computer systems.

 

We may, from time to time and without notice, change or add to the website (including the Terms) or the information, products or services described in it. However, we do not undertake to keep the website updated. We are not liable to you or anyone else if errors occur in the information on the website or if that information is not up-to-date.

4. Linked sites

 

Our website may contain links to websites operated by third parties. Those links are provided for convenience and may not remain current or be maintained. Unless expressly stated otherwise, we do not endorse and are not responsible for the content on those linked websites and have no control over or rights in those linked websites.

5. Intellectual property rights

Unless otherwise indicated, we own or license from third parties all rights, title and interest (including copyright, designs, patents, trademarks and other intellectual property rights) in this website and in all of the material (including all text, graphics, logos, audio and software) made available on this website (Content).

 

Your use of this website and use of and access to any Content does not grant or transfer any rights, title or interest to you in relation to this website or the Content. However we do grant you a licence to access the website and view the Content on the terms and conditions set out in this Agreement and, where applicable, as expressly authorised by us and/or our third party licensors.

Any reproduction or redistribution of this website or the Content is prohibited and may result in civil and criminal penalties. In addition, you must not copy the Content to any other server, location or support for publication, reproduction or distribution is expressly prohibited. 

All other use, copying or reproduction of this website, the Content or any part of it is prohibited, except to the extent permitted by law. However, you are permitted to make one copy of each document or page on the website for the purpose of viewing the Content for your own personal use.

6. Linking to our website

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.  You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.  You must not establish a link to our website in any website that is not owned by you. Our website must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our website other than the home page.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

If you wish to make any use of content on our website other than that set out above, please contact us.

7. No commercial use 

 

This website is for your personal, non-commercial use only. Unless we provide you with our written permission, you may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, commercially exploit, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any Content, software, products or services contained within this website. You may not use this website, or any of its Content, to further any commercial purpose, including any advertising or advertising revenue generation activity on your own website.

8. Unacceptable activity

 

You must not do any act that we would deem to be inappropriate, is unlawful or is prohibited by any laws applicable to our website, including but not limited to:

  • any act that would constitute a breach of either the privacy (including uploading private or personal information without an individual's consent) or any other of the legal rights of individuals;

  • using this website to defame or libel us, our employees or other individuals;

  • uploading files that contain viruses that may cause damage to our property or the property of other individuals, or sending such files to us;

  • posting or transmitting to this website or to us any non-authorised material including, but not limited to, material that is, in our opinion, likely to cause annoyance, or which is defamatory, racist, obscene, threatening, pornographic or otherwise or which is detrimental to or in violation of our systems or a third party's systems or network security. 

 

If we allow you to post any information to our website, we have the right to take down this information at our sole discretion and without notice.

9. Warranties and disclaimers

To the maximum extent permitted by law, including the Australian Consumer Law, we make no warranties or representations about this website or the Content, including but not limited to warranties or representations that they will be complete, accurate or up-to-date, that access will be uninterrupted or error-free or free from viruses, or that this website will be secure.

We reserve the right to restrict, suspend or terminate without notice your access to this website, any Content, or any feature of this website at any time without notice and we will not be responsible for any loss, cost, damage or liability that may arise as a result. 

10. Liability

 

To the maximum extent permitted by law, including the Australian Consumer Law, in no event shall we be liable for any direct and indirect loss, damage or expense – irrespective of the manner in which it occurs - which may be suffered due to your use of our website and/or the information or materials contained on it, or as a result of the inaccessibility of this website and/or the fact that certain information or materials contained on it are incorrect, incomplete or not up-to-date.

11. General

 

If a provision of these terms of use is invalid or unenforceable it is to be read down or severed to the extent necessary without affecting the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions.  

Your use of the website and these Terms are governed by the law of Queensland and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts exercising jurisdiction in Queensland.

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