How can we help you?

New Zealand Gardener of the Year 2020

Last Updated: 7 July 2020

Ryman Healthcare New Zealand Gardener of the Year 2020 Terms and Conditions:

Information on how to enter and the prize(s) form part of these terms and conditions. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

ELIGIBILITY: Employees and their immediate families of Stuff Limited, Neighbourly, Ryman Healthcare and associated sponsor(s) and their immediate families are not eligible to enter. The competition is open to New Zealand residents only.

HOW TO ENTER: To enter or nominate a person or group complete this form or visit Neighbourly and go to the Gardener of the Year Page and explain why you wish to nominate yourself, this person or group to be the 2020 Ryman Healthcare Gardener of the Year. Up to 5 photos with your entry are requested. 

DATES: The 5 finalists will be selected by the NZ Gardener editor  on August 31, 2020 with voting commencing September 28, 2020. Voters will include readers of NZ Gardener magazine, Neighbourly members and users of any Stuff platform or publication.  The winner will be announced on November 30, 2020. 

PRIZE: The 2020 voted winner from the 5 finalists will receive $1000 worth of products from our Silver Partner Mr Fothergill’s. All 5 finalists (including the winner) will receive a prize pack of amazing gardening goodies worth over $1000 from our Bronze Sponsors (Burnets, Palmers, Gardena, Resene, Kings Seeds, Waimea Nurseries and MAtthews Nurseries), along with a 1-year subscription to NZ Gardener Magazine. There’s also a special category for the Most Colourful Character selected from the 5 finalists who will win $1000 worth of Resene paint.

PRIZE DELIVERY: The prize can be sent to New Zealand addresses only. Stuff is not liable for damage to prizes sent by post or courier.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: The winner will be contacted using details provided. If a winner cannot be contacted within 10 days, NZ Gardener reserves the right to redraw the prize. 

THE PROMOTER: is NZ Gardener, 4 Williamson Ave, Auckland, New Zealand.

NO CORRESPONDENCE: The Promoter’s decision regarding the finalists and winner is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

NOT REDEEMABLE: The prize is not transferable, exchangeable nor redeemable for cash.

INFORMATION: By entering the Competition, finalists and the winner agree to their names being published, and to be photographed and/or interviewed by NZ Gardener (including for the October 2020 edition of NZ Gardener) and that NZ Gardener, Neighbourly, Stuff Limited or promotional partners may use their names and photographs and/or interviews for publicity, marketing and advertising purposes. 

OWNERSHIP OF ENTRIES: Competition entries become the property of Stuff Limited, which will keep the personal information it holds about entrants confidential and will not disclose it to third parties.

DATABASE: By agreeing “yes”  on the entry form to receiving promotional information, entrants to the Competition permit Stuff Limited and Neighbourly to enter their personal information into a database for the purpose of contacting them directly about any of other Stuff publications or promotional partner’s special offers, samples and other promotions. Pursuant to the Privacy Act 1993, entrants have the right to access and correct any personal information.

NO LIABILITY: The Promoter, Stuff Limited  and its associated agencies & companies shall not be liable in any way (including, without limitation, in negligence) for any loss or damage whatsoever suffered (including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss) or for any loss or damage or personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with promotion except any liability that cannot be excluded by law.Stuff Limited takes no responsibility for prizes that are damaged or lost in transit.

The Promoter is not liable for any tax implications that may arise as a result of winning.

SOCIAL TERMS: This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Facebook. Any information provided by you in the course of this Promotion is provided to the Promoter and not to Facebook. All entrants release and indemnify Facebook and the Promoter from any and all direct or indirect loss or injury suffered by Facebook or the Promoter and arising in connection with the Promotion or the Prize.