Some of the legal stuff

Some of the legal stuff

This blog is written by Mel Kettle.

The information and opinions expressed on this website, are for general information only.


I can be contacted on 0404 600 889 during business hours (I am based in Brisbane, Australia) or by email mel [at]

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  • I always disclose any products or experiences that were provided for free or subsidised cost or that are sponsored in any way
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T&Cs for events

  1. Substitutions and Cancellations – Delegates may nominate an alternative person from their same organisation to attend the event in their place at anytime at no extra charge.
  2. Payments – All bookings must be paid in full to guarantee registration. Once payment has been received, an email confirmation and a receipted invoice will be sent. If payment is not made at the time of booking, registration will be provisional and can be cancelled.
  3. Speakers Views – Views expressed by the event speakers are their own. We cannot accept liability for advice given, or views expressed, by any speaker at the event or in any material provided to delegates by our guest speakers.
  4. Photography & Filming – For promotional purposes, there may be a professional photographer and video production taking place during our events. Delegates who do not wish to be filmed or recorded should advise the organisers by email to prior to the event. By registering for this event you authorise us to take photos at the event. You further agree that we are the owner of the copyright and photographs and that they may be used for any purpose we consider appropriate, including publicity, education or other activities and may earn income for our own benefit.
  5. Cancellations – Cancellations must be in writing and incur an AUD $55 administration fee. Cancellations within 21 days of the event incur a 50% fee. Refunds are not available within 7 days of the event.
  6. Data Protection – By registering for this event, you consent to having your name and organisation distributed to event attendees. Your details may be accessed by our staff and our database software company to enable the provision of this service. They may also be provided to event sponsors. If you wish to opt out please email no later than 7 days before the event.
  7. Alterations to Programme – Cancellation/Postponement of Event  – We reserve the right to make alterations to our event programs, venues and timings. In the unlikely event of an event being cancelled, a full refund of the registration fee will be made. Liability will be limited to the amount of the fee paid by the delegate. In the event of it being found necessary, for whatever reason, that the event is being postponed or the dates being changed, the organisers shall not be liable for any expenditure, damage or loss incurred by the delegate. If by re-arrangement or postponement the event can take place, the booking between the delegate and the organisers shall remain in force.