Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

This website and its contents (“Website“) is owned and operated by The Melbourne Greyhounds Racing Association of The Meadows 80 Northcorp Bvd Broadmeadows, Victoria 3047 (MGRA). The use of this Site is governed by the following terms and conditions, as amended from time to time (the “Terms and Conditions“).

By using this Website you acknowledge that you have read and understood these Terms and Conditions and agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions (including any amendments to them) you should immediately cease using the Website.

The Website will be updated from time to time, including these Terms and Conditions and the purpose for or manner in which you may use information obtained from the Website. MGRA encourages you to check these Terms and Conditions regularly. By continuing to use this Website after these Terms and Conditions have been updated, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the updated Terms and Conditions and agree to be bound by them.

Intellectual Property
The Website is subject to copyright under Australian law and, under international treaties, the laws of many other countries. Unless otherwise indicated, the copyright is owned by MGRA which reserves all rights. Except for the direct purpose of viewing, printing, accessing or interacting with the Website for your own personal use or as otherwise indicated on the Website or these Terms and Conditions, you must not copy, reproduce, modify, communicate to the public, adapt, transfer, distribute, download or store any of the contents of the Website (including Race Information as described below), or incorporate any part of the Website into another website without MGRA’s written consent.

The Website also includes registered and unregistered trade marks. Except to the extent that it is expressly indicated to the contrary, your access to or use of this Website does not constitute or create a licence or any other right to use the name, trade dress, trade marks, copyrights or any other intellectual property of MGRA or any other party whose intellectual property appears on the Website.

MGRA reserves the right to revise the content of, amend links from or withdraw access to the Website at any time without notice and without liability to you or any other person.

Greyhound Race Information
Information and data on this Website includes information and data on various greyhounds’ race history, form and ratings as well as comments, selections, projected prices and other race related information (“Race Information“). Race Information has been placed on this Website solely for the purposes of permitting personal wagering to be conducted by individuals through authorised wagering agencies and organisations and/or to enable MGRA to provide certain agreed administrative services to parties (including owners, trainers, race attendants, breeders and clubs).

Copyright and all rights in the Race Information and the format, layout and design of the Race Information is owned by MGRA. Without limiting any other Terms or Conditions, you are not authorised to make any copies or reproduce the Race Information (in any form) unless expressly authorised by these Terms and Conditions.

You are strictly prohibited from using Race Information for a purpose or in a manner other than as permitted under these Terms and Conditions (or as otherwise stated on the Website), unless you have entered into a separate written agreement with MGRA. If you require such use, you should contact the CEO of the MGRA.

Links to Third Party Sites
MGRA assumes no responsibility and accepts no liability for the condition or content of third party websites which may be linked to or accessed from the website. Except as MGRA may specifically direct otherwise, MGRA does not authorise the content of those third party websites.

Software and other digital materials available for download
From time to time certain software and related digital materials may be expressly made available by MGRA for downloading from the Website. Unless those software or materials are expressed to be pursuant to specific conditions (in which case those conditions will apply), MGRA grants to you a personal, non-transferable, and non-exclusive licence with no rights of sub-licence to use the relevant software or materials for your own private use, provided that you do not copy, communicate to the public, modify, reverse engineer, or otherwise transfer or purport to transfer any right in them, and provided also that you ensure that all copies of such software and materials retain any copyright or other intellectual property notices. Except as otherwise provided for in the terms of any express licence agreement, MGRA gives no warranties (either express or implied) as to the completeness, accuracy or reliability of such software or materials, and they are downloaded and used by you entirely at your own risk.

Personal Information
MGRA may collect, use and disclose personal information about you obtained by MGRA from your use of the Website, including from users who register with the Web Site. MGRA’s management of this information is governed by the Privacy Policy.

Products and Services offered for sale on the Web Site/Advertisements
MGRA accepts no responsibility for any information conveyed in any advertisement contained on this Web Site. MGRA is not to be taken to endorse, recommend or make any other comment pertaining to the quality or suitability of any of the products or services advertised in this Web Site, nor does it warrant that these produces or services are suitable for use and/or consumption in connection with greyhounds or any other canine. MGRA does not independently ascertain whether any claims made in the advertisements contained on this Web Site are true, nor does it make any representation as to the capacity, abilities or reputation of any of the breeders and/or trainers mentioned in the advertisements.

MGRA collects information about the content you use across the site through Google Analytics and uses it to make both advertising and content more relevant to you on our network and other websites. This is also known as Online Behavioural Advertising. If you do not wish for MGRA (and other websites) to store this information, you can opt-out of Google Analytics Advertising Features here https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/

Competitions and promotions
Certain parts of the Website may, from time to time, contain competitions or promotions from MGRA or third parties. The terms and conditions for those competitions and promotions will be specified on the relevant part of the Website. By entering or participating in the relevant competition or promotion you agree to be bound by the relevant terms and conditions. Notwithstanding any specific terms and conditions, MGRA specifically retains the right, at any time and without notice, to remove, alter or add to competitions or promotions on the Website without any liability to you.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
The Website and its entire contents are provided on an “as is” basis. MGRA and its directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors give or make no representation or warranty (either express or implied) as to the completeness, accuracy, reliability or availability of the Website or its contents nor do they accept any responsibility arising in any way (including from negligence) for errors in, or omissions from, the contents of this Website. You should be aware that information current to a particular time or date as placed on the Website does not mean that more recent information of the relevant type does not exist, or is not available through other means, or that circumstances have not changed, such that the information does not reflect the state of affairs at any subsequent time. Further, for various reasons, substantial delays may occur before particular information on this Website is updated.

MGRA and its directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors are not liable for any loss, damage, claim, expense, cost (including legal costs) or liability arising from your use or non use of the Website (including Race Information), or your reliance upon information obtained from it (whether arising from MGRA’s or any other person’s negligence or otherwise). Where any Act of Parliament implies any term, condition, representation or warranty into the contents of this Website or your use of or access to the Website, and that Act prohibits exclusion of that term, condition, representation or warranty, then that term, condition, representation or warranty is included. If so, and to the extent permitted by the Act, MGRA’s liability for any breach of such term, condition, representation or warranty is limited to the supplying of the relevant good or services again, as MGRA may choose.

You agree to indemnify and keep indemnified MGRA and its directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors in respect of any claim, liability, loss, damage, cost (including legal cost) or expense which MGRA and its directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors may suffer or incur as a direct or indirect result of your wilful or negligent act or omission with respect to the Website (or any part of it) or your breach of these Terms and Conditions.

Refund Policy
MGRA policy with respect to refunding of fees is that it does not refund fees, however in the event that a persons membership is cancelled, MGRA will refund the unused portion of the fees.

A right relating to these Terms and Conditions may only be waived by MGRA in writing. These Terms and Conditions are governed by and to be construed in accordance with the laws of Victoria, Australia. By using the Website you irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions are found to be invalid or unenforceable by a Court of Law, such invalidity or unenforceability will not affect the remaining provisions, which will continue in full force and effect. MGRA’s failure to exercise or enforce any rights or any provision of these Terms and Conditions will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by MGRA in writing.

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LAST UPDATED: 22 AUG 2023, 13:40 PM