Terms & Conditions
Terms & Conditions
Boomtown is a collective of media owners, comprising Imparja Television Pty Ltd, Nationwide News Pty Limited, Nine Entertainment Co Holdings Limited, oOh!media Operations Pty Limited, Prime Media Group Limited, Rural Press Pty Ltd trading as Australian Community Media, Southern Cross Austereo Pty Ltd, The Radio Sales Network Pty Limited trading as TRSN and Win Corporation Limited.
In these terms, “we”, “us”, “our” and “SCA” means Southern Cross Austereo Pty Limited ACN 109 243 110 and its related bodies corporate, and any successors or assigns.
To access and use our Digital Assets, you must be:
aged 18 years or older or have first obtained a parent or legal guardian’s consent; and
located within Australia or, for PodcastOne Digital Assets, New Zealand.
Services & Fees
The Digital Assets provide (among other things) an entertainment service by which you can interact with us online by (among other things) viewing, listening to and/or posting Content. We may provide different levels of interaction from time to time at our discretion.
We reserve the right at any time to charge or amend any fees payable by you and to vary or amend the terms and conditions which cover such fees for access or use of our Digital Assets.
License to Use the Digital Assets
We grant you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable licence to access and use the Digital Assets solely for your personal, non-commercial purposes.
The text, images, designs, graphics, pictures, applications, software, music, sound files, animation files, video files and their arrangement on the Digital Assets (Objects) are all subject to copyright and other intellectual property protection laws in Australia and other countries, including but not limited to the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) (Copyright Act) and through international treaties. Apart from any use that is permitted under the Copyright Act we reserve all of our rights. The Objects (or any part of the Objects) must not be copied, reproduced, adapted, transmitted, communicated or distributed, nor may they be modified, reposted to, or otherwise made available from other sites or services in any manner. This includes using any in-line links, frames, web feeds, or any other form of linking to communicate or make available the Objects (or any part of the Objects) from another site or service. Some Objects may be subject to the intellectual property rights of third party providers.
You agree that you will not commercialise any aspect of the Digital Assets or use our trademarks or logos, without our prior written consent.
Subject to any applicable law, we may revoke the permissions referred to in this section 4 at any time and may suspend or deny you access to all or any part of the Digital Assets without notice.
You may be required to register with us in order to access or use some of our Digital Assets. You may also be required to register with us when you Post User Content (having the definition set out in section 6 below). Where you are required to register:
you must provide accurate, up-to-date and complete information about yourself when completing your registration, and you must maintain that information to ensure that it remains accurate, up to date and complete;
you must safeguard any user name and password which we provide to you;
where your user name and/or password is specific to you, you must not allow anyone else to use your username and/or password;
you agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorised use of your user name and/or password or any breach of security of which you become aware;
The Digital Assets may contain material uploaded, posted, emailed or otherwise electronically transmitted (Posted) by users of the Digital Assets including you (User Content). Any User Content you Post may, at our sole discretion, form part of the Content available on the Digital Assets.
When you Post User Content on our Digital Assets you grant us an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty free licence to, and to authorise and sublicense other persons to:
access and examine that User Content;
use, reproduce, modify, adapt, create derivative works from, incorporate in other works, publicly perform, publicly communicate and commercially exploit that User Content, including but not limited to, on and in connection with any current or future services which include (without limitation) any communication platforms in any media;
move, remove or disable access to User Content which we consider to breach any law or to be otherwise unacceptable;
use your name and likeness (and the names and likenesses of any other persons or entities who own or are associated with the User Content you Post), for any advertising and promotional purposes in connection with the User Content.
You unconditionally and irrevocably consent to all or any acts or omission by us or any person authorised by us in relation to the User Content which may infringe any moral rights you hold, including but not limited to your right:
to be identified as the author of any User Content;
not to have your authorship falsely attributed; and
to integrity of authorship, in particular, the right not to have your User Content subjected to derogatory treatment.
To the extent such consent is ineffective in any jurisdiction, you unconditionally and irrevocably waive all moral rights you hold in the User Content in favour of us.
You acknowledge that we may remove any User Content Posted by you and that we have no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any communications or content Posted on the Digital Assets.
In using the Digital Assets, you must not:
violate any applicable laws;
impersonate any person;
Post any User Content or use the Service to communicate any material that:
infringes the intellectual property rights or any other rights of any third party;
is, or could reasonably be expected to be, unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, untrue, inaccurate, misleading, invasive of another’s privacy, confidential, harassing, defamatory, slanderous, vulgar, obscene, hateful, racist, embarrassing or otherwise objectionable to any other person or entity;
contains any unsanctioned advertising, promotional materials, or any other forms of unsanctioned solicitation, including without limitation junk mail, spam, chain letters, or any unsolicited mass distribution of email;
contains a survey, contest, or pyramid scheme; or
contains an improper question;
stalk, harass or otherwise harm others;
distribute viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of any computer hardware or software;
collect or store personal data about other users of the Digital Assets; or
engage in any other conduct that inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Digital Assets.
Your representations and warranties
You represent and warrant that:
Use is at your Own Risk
You use the Digital Assets entirely at your own risk. You must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any Content, including reliance on the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any Content. In particular:
we endeavour to provide convenient and functional Digital Assets, but we do not guarantee that that your requirements will be met or that your access and use will be uninterrupted and error free or that the Digital Assets or the server that operates them are free of viruses or other harmful components; and
while we may attempt to keep information on the Digital Assets current and accurate, we do not make any warranties or representations about the currency and accuracy of any such information.
You must take your own precautions to ensure that your access to the Digital Assets does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer codes or other forms of interference which may damage your computer system or data. If your use of the Digital Assets results in the need for servicing or replacing property, material, equipment or data, we will not be responsible for such costs under any circumstances.
You must ensure that your access to the Digital Assets (and any linked websites or online material or data) is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to you.
Limitation of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by law:
we will not be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential or indirect damages, loss or corruption of data, loss of profits, goodwill, bargain or opportunity, loss of anticipated savings or any other similar or analogous loss resulting from your access to, or use of, or inability to use Digital Assets whether based on warranty, contract, tort, negligence, in equity or any other legal theory, and whether or not we know of the possibility of such damage; and
our liability for breach of any implied warranty or condition which cannot be excluded by law is limited to the minimum amount allowable by law.
Variation of the Digital Assets
You acknowledge that we may vary, modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, any or all of the Digital Assets and you agree that we are not liable to you or any third party for such variation, modification or discontinuance.
Links & Advertisements
The Digital Assets may contain links to other sites that are owned by third parties. These links are provided solely for your convenience and do not indicate either express or implied endorsement by us of the products or services that are provided by that site. When accessing third party sites and using their products and services you agree and undertake to do so at your own risk.
For the avoidance of any doubt, we hereby acknowledge that:
the Digital Asset is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Apple, Facebook, Google and/or Twitter; and
any information provided by a user in connection with the Digital Asset is provided to SCA and not to Apple, Facebook, Google and/or Twitter; and
any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Digital Asset must be directed to SCA, not to Apple, Facebook, Google and/or Twitter.
Your use of the Digital Assets is conducted electronically and you agree that we may communicate with you electronically for all aspects of your use of the Digital Assets, including sending you electronic notices.
Last updates: 21 June 2018
How to read the Nielsen Consumer & Media View and RDA Research GeoCMV survey data:
The survey data in Boomtown’s Industry Portal is sourced from “GeoCMV 2019 Survey 10, Nielsen Consumer & Media View and RDA Research, People Aged 15+, Boomtown”
All references to ‘Boomtown’ mean the geographic area as defined in Boomtown Footprint.
Population means the estimated population, aged 15+, within Boomtown.
Size means the gross household spend per annum within Boomtown.
% means the estimated category population within Boomtown, represented as a percentage of the total population within Boomtown.
For spend data, this means the average spend per annum, per household within Boomtown.
Index against Nation
Means Boomtown penetration indexed against the national penetration.
Population means the estimated national population, aged 15+.
Size means the national gross household spend per annum.
% means the estimated category national population, represented as a percentage of the total national population.
For spend data, this means the average spend per annum, per household nationally.
The Boomtown Footprint is defined as:
- Any Statistical Area Level 3 (SA3) outside the 5 main greater capital cities (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide & Perth), plus
- Statistical Area Level 3 being either Gosford (SA3 code ‘10201’) or Wyong (SA3 code ‘10202’), plus
- The following postcodes: 2083 2173 2174 2555 2556 2558 2559 2560 2563 2564 2565 2566 2567 2568 2569 2570 o 2571 2572 2573 2574 2775 3139 3435 3763 3775 3777 3781 3783 3785 3797 3799 3809 o 3810 3812 3813 3814 3815 3981 4114 4121 4207 4280 4285 4306 4341 4342 4504 4505 o 4506 4507 4508 4509 4510