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Terms and Conditions

1. Instructions on how to enter this Competition form part of the conditions of entry. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.

2. By submitting an entry into this Competition, entrants warrant that they have read, understand and agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.


3. Entrants can enter the MacKillop Family Services (‘MacKillop’) Paws4Kids Photo Competition 2022 (‘the Competition’) through Instagram, Facebook or Twitter.

4. Entrants will not be contacted unless they are the winning Entrant.

5. To update or cancel your entry, you can edit or delete your post before the closing date. Entries will only be considered in the form they are available at the date of closing.

How to enter on Instagram

6. To enter the Competition on Instagram, entrants must submit a post with a picture of their dog and an anecdote of how their dog has helped them or others, using the campaign hashtag, #Paws4KidsComp

7. Entrants must also tag the MacKillop Family Services Instagram account, @mackillopfamilyservices, in the post submission.

How to enter on Facebook

8. To enter the Competition on Facebook, entrants must submit a post with a picture of their dog in the comments of the Paws4Kids Photo Competition Facebook post on the MacKillop Facebook page and an anecdote of how their dog has helped them or others, using the campaign hashtag, #Paws4KidsComp

How to enter on Twitter

9. To enter the Competition on Twitter, entrants must submit a post with a picture of their dog and an anecdote of how their dog has helped them or others, using the campaign hashtag, #Paws4KidsComp

10. Entrants must also tag the MacKillop Family Services Twitter account, @mackillopfs, in the post submission.

Eligibility Criteria

11. Competition entry is open to people aged 13 years and older. If the entrant is under the age of 18 years, the prize will be awarded to the winner’s nominated parent or guardian.

12. Competition entry is open to Australian residents only.

13. Entries open on 20 March 2022 9:00am AEDT to 27 April, 2022 midnight AEDT ('Promotional Period'). Entries outside the Promotional Period will not be considered.

14. Each photo submission can only be posted once per social media platform. Only three submissions per entrant is permitted for the duration of the competition.

15. Entries not completed in accordance with these Terms and Conditions will be deemed invalid.

Submission Criteria

16. Competition entries made to the Competition must meet the following submission criteria:

a. All entries must contain the following elements: a photo of their dog; an anecdote on how their dog has helped them or others; and the competition hashtag #Paws4KidsComp. Instagram and Twitter entries must also tag MacKillop Family Services (IG: @mackillopfamilyservices; Twitter: @mackillopfs)

b. The photo submitted must be an original photo, taken by the entrant. You must have consent of all individuals in the photo before you submit it.

c. Entries must not contain material that is in breach of any intellectual property, offensive, fraudulent, or otherwise unsuitable for display in any media.

d. Entries must not contain any copyright works, except that owned by the entrant.

e. Entries must comply with all relevant Australian laws and regulations.

17. By submitting an entry, entrants agree that they are fully responsible for the information and photos they submit. MacKillop shall not be liable in any way for such entry, to the full extent permitted by law


18. Entrants Personal Information will be collected in accordance with MacKillop’s Privacy Policy.

19. By submitting an entry, entrants consent and authorise MacKillop to use their entry, including their photo and first name, in any manner MacKillop sees fit including to promote the Competition on social media and other publications, announce the winner, or report on the outcome of the Competition.

Drawing and notifying winners

20. All valid entries received during the Promotional Period will be considered by MacKillop.

21. The winner will be selected at random on 28 April 2022. MacKillop’s decision is final and it will not enter into correspondence regarding the Competition result or winning entry.

22. The winner will be notified via private message on Instagram, Twitter and/or Facebook. MacKillop will request the winners send the Promoter a private message with the name, email, address and phone number for prize notifications.

23. If for whatever reason, the winner is unable to redeem the prize or respond, another winner will be drawn and notified.

The Prize

24. The prize is a $100.00 PETstock Voucher.

25. It is a condition of accepting the prize, that the prize is subject to any associated PETstock terms and conditions and the winner must comply with those terms and conditions and any other PETstock requirements. MacKillop takes no responsibility for any actions or decisions of the winner or PETstock associated with redeeming the prize.

26. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferrable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.

27. Delivery of the prize is available to Australian residents only and will be paid for by MacKillop. MacKillop will, at its expense pay for the prize to be sent to the entrant through ordinary prepaid post to Australian residents only. The winner is responsible for organising and paying all other costs and expenses associated with redemption of the prize.


28. MacKillop reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Competition with or without prior notice for any reason.

29. Entrants acknowledge that the Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Facebook or Twitter. In participating in this promotion entrants are providing information to the Promoter and not to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. To the extent permitted by law, each entrant releases Facebook, Instagram and Twitter from any and all liability in relation to this competition.