2009 Christmas Lights Competition by forrests


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Christmas Lights
Celebrate the joy of Christmas and make our city’s streets
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2009 Gold Coast City Council

Commercial Display First Year Entry

Residential Display Single Feature

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Church/Community Organisation Display Street Entry

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All entrants qualify for the ‘Robina Town Centre Grand Champion’ prize. Enter the street category and you and your neighbours could win the ‘Heritage Building Society Street Party’, a live entertainment program in your street the week before Christmas!

Displays are judged according to the following criteria. All entrants must adhere to the terms and conditions stated on this form:
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Visual appeal Overall impact

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Uniqueness Variety of decorations used

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Safety and tidiness Energy efficient and environmentally friendly options

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Gold Coast Christmas Trees

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Entry Form
Name: Address: Telephone (H) Insurance Policy: Telephone (Wk/Mob): Insurance Company: Email: P/code:

Please tick the Category you wish to enter:
Residential Display Single Feature Commercial Display Church / Community Organisation First Year Entry

Street Entry (in addition to above category) Please ensure you have read the terms and conditions of entry for the competition and your entry form has been signed (overleaf). Entries to be returned by 5pm Monday 23 November, 2009.

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Terms and conditions
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The competition is open to all residents living in the Gold Coast City. Entrants may nominate for one category only, except the ‘Street Entry’ category which may be entered as an extra. The current Robina Town Centre Grand Champion is ineligible to receive the Robina Town Centre Grand Champion prize the following year. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into regarding their decision. Displays will be judged strictly in accordance with the criteria as outlined on this entry form. Judging of all displays will take place between 7 and 10pm from Tuesday 1 December to Sunday 6 December 2009. Your display must be completed and illuminated during this period. All entrants must illuminate their displays between 7 and 10pm during the advertised public viewing nights from Thursday 10 December through to Thursday 24 December 2009. Gold Coast City Council reserves the right to refuse, suspend or cancel an entry or entrant at its discretion. It is the responsibility of each entrant to ensure their display is safe. If in doubt, consult an electrician. Misuse of electricity can cause injury and death. Entries deemed unsafe will be withdrawn from the competition. Gold Coast City Council and Christmas Lights Competition sponsors accept no responsibility for damage, injury or death, which may occur as a result of entry into this competition. Entrants must take into consideration their local environment and neighbours, and must ensure their displays represent no danger to the general public. Consideration also must be given to noise and the levels of light emitted by your display. Entrants must comply with all Council Regulations and By-Laws. Any money collected on properties entered in the competition must be for a registered charity organisation and the name of the organisation must be clearly stated on or close to the collection container. Failure to comply with the conditions of entry herein may lead to cancellation of entry and/or withdrawal of prizes. Prizes will be awarded to the name shown on the entry form at a prize presentation ceremony on Thursday 10 December 2009. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash. Entrant signs (provided by GCCC) must be displayed for the duration of the event. Each entry form submitted is to quote the insurance company name and a householders insurance certificate number. Entries will not be accepted without these details. Late entries will not be accepted. Entries close at 5pm on Monday 23 November 2009. Entrants must retain a copy of the Terms and Conditions of Entry.

Enquiries Visit goldcoastcity.com.au or telephone Gold Coast City Council on 5581 6877

Entry Form 2009 Completed form to be returned by 5pm Monday 23 November to:
2009 Gold Coast City Council Christmas Lights Competition Corporate Communication Branch Gold Coast City Council PO Box 5042 Gold Coast Mail Centre QLD 9729 I have read and hereby agree to all the Terms and Conditions of Entry for the 2009 Gold Coast City Council Christmas Lights Competition. Signature: Name: Date:

Please note late entries will not be accepted

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