Terms

Terms of use of this website.

Terms of use of this website.

Acceptance of Terms

These terms and conditions of services are a legally binding contract between the website user and Kowhai Media Ltd, which includes but is not limited to products that link to the site. By using the site, you agree to be bound by the terms. The site’s privacy policy follows, which also governs your use of the site. If you do not agree, please discontinue using the site. Kowhai Media reserves the right to change the terms at any time without prior notice. Your continued access or use of the site after such changes indicates your acceptance of the terms as modified. The terms were last updated on March 31, 2016. Your use and browsing of the site is at your risk. If you are dissatisfied with any of the materials contained in the site, with the quality of service, or with these terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue accessing and using the site.

Registration

In order to utilise certain functionality of the site, you must complete a registration process. As a registered user of the site, you agree to (a) provide true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself as prompted by the site registration form, and (b) update the registration data to keep it true, accurate, current, and complete. Upon completing the registration process, you shall receive confirmation of a password and user name. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and user name, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or user name. You agree to notify New Zealand Geographic of any unauthorised use of your password or user name or any other breach of security; exit from your account at the end of each session; and defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Kowhai Media from any loss or damage arising from unauthorized use of your password or user name.

By registering, you consent to the collection of your data and processing of such data by Kowhai Media in connection with your use of the site. You consent to the technical processing and transmission involved in your use of the site, and you acknowledge that such process may involve transmission of such data over various networks; and modifying such data to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

Intellectual Property Issues

The site is owned by Kowhai Media. All of the content featured or displayed on the site, including, but not limited to, still images, text, pictorial works, video, graphic designs, audio recordings, multimedia combinations, and computer programs, including web-based programs is owned or licensed by Kowhai Media.

Shopping

You agree to be financially responsible for all purchases made by you or someone acting on your behalf through the site. You agree to use the site, and to purchase services or products through the site, for legitimate, non-commercial purposes only. You also agree not to make any purchases for speculative, false or fraudulent purposes or for the purpose of anticipating demand for a particular product or service. You agree to only purchase goods or services for yourself or for another person for whom you are legally permitted to do so.

The site may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other sites or resources. Because Kowhai Media has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Kowhai Media is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Kowhai Media shall not be responsible or liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused in connection with use of or reliance on any such linked content, goods or services available on or through any such linked site or resource.

Refunds and Cancellations

Any goods lost or damaged in the mail will be replaced by Kowhai Media (damaged goods will need to be returned before a replacement can be sent). Refunds will only be issued if Kowhai Media is unable to replace lost or damaged goods. Subscriptions may be cancelled and refunded up to 7 days before the first issue of the subscription is mailed. Subscriptions cannot be refunded after the first issue has been mailed.

Kowhai Media makes no warranty that the site or any of its functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that any part of this site, including the servers that make it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components. Kowhai Media neither warrants nor makes any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the site or materials on this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or otherwise.

Copyright © 2016 Kowhai Media Ltd. All rights reserved.

Privacy Policy

Information Collected

If you are interested in obtaining information, products or services from Kowhai Media, we may ask you to provide us with information about yourself. We may supplement information that you provide with information obtained from other Kowhai Media services and other organisations. We keep track of your interactions with our site and our services to offer a personalised experience.

Third-Party Online Advertising

Third parties that deliver some of the advertisements you see on this site and other websites collect information through technology about your online activities, which may be supplemented with information about audience that we provide such as your age, gender or interactions with our site, in an effort to understand audience interests and deliver to you advertisements tailored to your interests. Data will not include personally identifiable information of any individual.

Uses of Information

We use the information we collect to provide the services you request. Our services may include the display of personalised content and advertising. We use your information to inform you of other products or services offered by Kowhai Media. We do not share your e-mail address or other particulars with other organisations for offers of their products and services.

Your Privacy Choices

You may direct us not to send you promotional materials.