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Stand a chance to win one of ten pairs of Veldskoen Chukka Boots, each branded with ‘The Hedgehog Wine’ logo (each a “Veldskoen Prize”).

1.Promoter: This competition is promoted by Oranjerivier Wynkelders Co-operative Limited (reg. no. 1966/000002/24) (“Orange River Cellars”, “us”, “we” or “our”).


2.Competition Period: This competition runs from 10h00 on 7 December 2020 until 16h00 on 20 December 2020 (“Competition Period”). No entries will be accepted after 16h00 on 20 December 2020.


3.Who can enter: You are entitled to participate in this competition if: (i) you are a natural person who is at least 18 years old and who resides in South Africa; and (ii) it is lawful for you to be awarded the particular prize. You may NOT participate if you are a supplier of goods or services in connection with this competition, or if you are a director, member, partner, employee, agent of, or consultant to Orange River Cellars or Takealot, or any other entity which directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by Orange River Cellars or Takealot, or if you are any of the aforementioned persons’ spouse, life partner, parent, child, brother, sister or business partner.


4.How to enter: This competition is run on the takealot.com website, as well as related Takealot mobi-sites and software applications, and you will need to have a valid Takealot account to participate. To enter you must, during the Competition Period, log in to your Takealot account AND complete in full at least one purchase of any Hedgehog wine product from Takealot (collectively a “Qualifying Entry”). Each Qualifying Entry will be entered into the draw and you will stand a chance to win one of the Veldskoen Prizes. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition.


5.Content of your entry: Your entry may not: (i) contain any foul language, obscenities, defamation, hate speech or any otherwise inappropriate content in our sole discretion; nor (ii) contain any content which may be harmful to Orange River Cellars or Takealot, or any of their associated companies in any way; nor (iii) infringe the intellectual property or other rights of Orange River Cellars or Takealot, their associated companies or any third party. We reserve the right to remove entries which we deem to be in contravention of this section 5.


6.How many times you can enter: You may enter this competition as many times as you wish during the Competition Period. Each Qualifying Entry (completed as described in section 4 above) will give you one entry into the draw. Please note that each additional entry to your first entry must be different.


7.Entry fees: There are no entry fees to participate in this competition, and no additional charges involved in acting as set out in section 4 above.


8.Prize: We will randomly select ten winners after the end of the Competition Period (i.e. ten winners in total), in accordance with section 9 below. Each particular winner will receive a corresponding Veldskoen Prize.


9.Winner: The winners will be chosen by way of random draw, as soon as possible after the end of the Competition Period. Each particular winner will be announced by way of direct message via his/her Takealot login email address the first business day after the relevant draw. We will then send a direct message via the particular winner’s Takealot login email address to request his/her name, surname, email address, ID number, delivery address and telephone number (“Participant Information”). We will make two direct attempts to obtain such information. Once we have received this information and validated the particular winner, we will provide his/her name and contact details to Veldskoen, in order for Veldskoen to be able to deliver the appropriate size of the corresponding Veldskoen Prize to the particular winner as soon as possible, subject to section 10 below. Proof of identity will be required in order to validate the particular winner. We will select winners who have taken the steps set out in section 4 above and who are in compliance with these rules by way of random draw, at our sole discretion. Regarding the application of these rules and the selection of a winner and his/her prize in terms hereof, our decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into with a competition participant other than the winners.


10.Disqualification of winner: There are certain situations in which a winner will be disqualified from receipt of his/her prize, namely: (i) he/she fails to provide Participant Information within 24 hours of it being requested by us for the second time; (ii) he/she is found to have contravened any other rule set out herein; (iii) in anticipation of delivery of the particular prize, he/she refuses to or cannot provide reasonably sufficient documentation to verify his/her identity; or (iv) he/she cancels or returns the applicable qualifying purchase from Takealot within the Competition Period, and such cancellation or return is not occasioned by any fault of Orange River Cellars or Takealot, and is not a ‘Changed My Mind’ return. In the event of disqualification of a particular winner, we will be entitled in our sole discretion to select another winner from amongst the competition participants or to not award the prize at all.


11.Use of participant and winner information: By participating in this competition, you consent to the use by Orange River Cellars and Takealot, or a third party nominated by Orange River Cellars or Takealot, of your Participant Information, so that your name and surname can be announced as a winner and the particular prize can be delivered to you. The particular winner may also be asked to permit the use of his/her image in marketing material, to participate in marketing activities, to permit Orange River Cellars and Takealot the use of the image uploaded in marketing material, and/or be present when the relevant draw is taking place or he/she is announced as a winner, but he/she will be entitled to decline to do so. By entering this competition, you consent that Orange River Cellars and Takealot can use the contents of the competition submission / your winning Qualifying Entry for marketing purposes.


12.Unforeseen events: In the event of unforeseen circumstances or causes beyond our reasonable control, we reserve the right to cancel this competition (before entries are received), to change the number or nature of the prize at any time (on notice to you), or to change the rules at our discretion (provided that we will not change the conditions for participation or conditions for being awarded the particular prize, as stated herein).


13.Rules: By participating in this competition, you agree to all the competition rules set out above, without exception.