Terms and Conditions

  1. Applications close on 24th June 2019.
  2. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted week commencing 1st July 2019 to go through to the next stage of selections.
  3. The successful applicant will be named on or before 8th July 2019.
  4. The winner will receive a place on Real Gap Experience’s Paid Work in Australia package and an Australian Working Holiday Visa (subclass 417).
  5. The prize must be used by the named winner, it is non-transferrable.
  6. The winner must be aged between 18-30 at the time of travel and not have previously held an Australian Working Holiday Visa.
  7. The winner is able to travel on any start date, providing availability, departing before 31st December 2020.
  8. The Paid Work in Australia trip itinerary is subject to change by the operator.
  9. Travel insurance and flights are not provided as part of the prize and must be obtained by the winner, at their own expense.
  10. Extra nights, transfers, upgrades, food and activities not included within the Paid Work in Australia trip itinerary will be at the winner’s own expense.
  11. Once the prize agreement has been accepted and agreed by the winner, the winner will be liable for any costs incurred, for example date changes.
  12. If they are chosen as the winner, applicants agree to the use of their name and photo being used on Real Gap Experience’s social media pages, websites and in any other marketing/press.
  13. The winner is required to provide Real Gap Experience with blogs, photos and video content from their trip to be used across Real Gap Experience’s website, blog pages, social media pages, marketing emails, press releases and any other marketing or press activities.
  14. Blogs, photos and video content must be provided by the winner a maximum of 2 weeks after their trip end date.
  15. The winner grants Real Gap Experience permission to share all content the winner creates or obtains during the trip on Real Gap Experience’s marketing channels.
  16. The winner must hold a passport eligible for the Australian Working Holiday Visa (subclass 417) and meet the full eligibility criteria for the visa. In the instance that a medical examination is required as part of the visa application process, this will be at the winner’s expense.
  17. In the event that the winner has a criminal record, the Australian Working Holiday Visa must be obtained by themselves, at their own cost. The winner will not be entitled to any compensation towards the cost of the Australian Working Holiday Visa.
  18. Once the Australian Working Holiday Visa has been approved the winner will have 12 months to enter Australia. If they do not enter Australia within this time frame the visa will expire. In the event of an expired visa the winner will not be entitled to an additional visa or compensation.
  19. Real Gap Experience holds no responsibility in the event that the Australian Working Holiday Visa is declined. In this instance the winner will not be entitled to compensation.
  20. The promoter is Gap 360 Ltd is a UK Limited Liability company whose registered office is at 30 City Rd, London, EC1Y 2AB, and whose trading office is at 121/123 Mt Pleasant Rd, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1QR.
  21. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend this promotion and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter's control. Any changes will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
  22. Applicants that selected to subscribe to the Real Gap Experience email updates when entering this competition will receive information about new travel deals or travel inspiration by email. Applicants can unsubscribe from these messages at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link with the email.
  23. The winner will be selected by Real Gap Experience, and the judges' decision is final.