Privacy Policy

Introductory

This web site is maintained and administered by Scoop Digital. This privacy policy sets out the manner in which Scoop Digital will deal with information submitted to it through this web site by members of the public. Our privacy policy is based on, and is consistent with, the National Principles of the Fair Handling of Personal Information, published by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner. The National Principles may be viewed on the Australian Privacy Commissioner's web site at www.privacy.gov.au.

General

When you visit this web site, a record of your visit is kept for statistical and research purposes. The information kept for these purposes is:

  • your server address
  • your top level domain name (e.g. .com, .gov, .au, .uk, etc.)
  • the date and time you visited this site
  • the pages of this site you accessed, and the documents you downloaded
  • the previous site you visited
  • the type of web browser you used

We will not attempt to use this information to identify you or your browsing activities. However, this information may be used for those purposes in the unlikely event that a law enforcement agency or other party obtains and exercises a warrant, subpoena, or similar order to obtain access to our service provider's logs.

Some of the interactive features found in this web site may require you to enter personal information, such as your name, address, or credit card number. Scoop Digital stores this information in encrypted form, and disposes of it once the purpose for which it was collected has been achieved. The length of time for which such information is stored may vary according to the purpose for which it has been collected. No such information will be released to any third party without your prior consent, unless Scoop Digital is compelled to do so by law.

Registered Users

If you decide to register as a user of this web site, you will be asked to submit various items of personal and other information. This information will be stored so that we may use it:

  • for research purposes;
  • to identify your interests;
  • to add your name to our mailing list (with your consent).

The information you provide will not be released to any third party without your consent, which may be given during the registration process, or at any time afterwards.

If you withdraw your consent to the provision of the information you submit to our subscribing tourism partners, we will remove your name from our mailing list.

Access to information

Any person or organisation, whether or not a registered user of this web site, who believes that we have gathered and stored personal information relating to them, whether through this web site or otherwise, may contact us and request to view that information. They may also request the alteration of that information or its removal from our records.

Cookies

This web site uses cookies to:

  • Collect the information referred to under the heading "General" in this policy statement, and
  • Save any preferences you may record whilst visiting this web site.

A cookie is a small string of text data that a web site can send to your web browser. A cookie cannot extract information from your computer, transmit computer viruses, or capture and transmit your email address.