Terms & Conditions

A Luxury Weekend Escape

  1. This promotion is subject to the general terms and conditions noted on this page below and the specific terms set out immediately below.
  2. Please retain the gold WIN sticker as proof of purchase.
  3. To enter, purchase a specially marked pack of Food Snob Havarti. The Havarti unit must have a gold promotional sticker applied to the unit. Peel off the sticker and enter the unique code and enter via our website – click here
  4. Multiple entries are permitted for each individual subject to only one entry being permitted for each specially marked pack of Food Snob Havarti purchased.
  5. Entries into the competition are eligible only if entered between Monday 11th March 2019 12.00am and Sunday 28th April 2019 11.59pm (‘Promotion Period’).
  6. There will only be a maximum of up to 30,000 specially marked packs of Food Snob Havarti with the gold promotional stickers available for purchase during the Promotion Period (as Bluerock may produce in its absolute direction).
  7. Bluerock Limited (‘Bluerock’) will by random draw determine one winner only from the eligible entries.
  8. This winner will be notified by their nominated email or contact number.
  9. The winner will also be announced on Food Snob’s Facebook and Instagram page once contact has been made.
  10. The winner will receive the prizes described below on the following terms and conditions (collectively and each a ‘Prize’):
    • Two Nights stay at The Black Barn in Hawkes Bay.

    • The Black Barn in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand offers seventeen unique properties. The winner will stay specifically in The Black Barn – click here
    • Accommodation is subject to availability
    • Winner must adhere to the Black Barns Terms and Conditions on click here
    • The winner must book their stay at the Black Barn using the Prize by 31 December 2019. No extensions are available.
    • The Prize is subject to availability and terms and conditions of Black Barn as made available to the winner at the time of booking.
    • The winner must coordinate booking the Prize with Bluerock.
    • $500 Black Barn Voucher

    • Black Barn gift vouchers that can be only used in the Bistro, Black Barn Kitchen Store and Cellar Door at the Black Barn.
    • Winner must redeem this voucher, as they please, on the same weekend they use the Prize to stay at the Black Barn. The voucher will expire after this weekend.
    • Airport Transfers

    • Transfers will be organised from Napier Airport to Black Barn and from Black Barn to Napier Airport for up to four people maximum only.
    • Transfers are subject to availability.
    • Food Snob Large Hamper on Arrival

    • A large Food Snob Hamper will be in the fridge at Black Barn in time for the arrival of the winner.
    • $500 Air New Zealand Credit

    • Air NZ $500 credit voucher (excluding service fees (if any)) will be provided to the winner.
    • Travel must be completed by 1 March 2020.
    • Use of the $500 Air New Zealand is subject to terms and conditions of Air NZ and Tandem Travel as made available to the winner at the time of booking.
    • The winner must redeem their voucher and coordinate their travel with Tandem Travel.
  11. Entrants acknowledge that while Bluerock is providing the Prize, the Black Barn, Air New Zealand and Tandem Travel are the third party suppliers who are fulfilling the Prize (except the Food Snob Large Hamper).
  12. Any costs associated with accepting the Prize which are not already covered by the Prize (such as spending money or meals), must be paid by the winner.
  13. We reserve the right to require an entrant to provide proof of identity and/or proof of compliance with any eligibility requirements and these terms and conditions.
  14. If the competition is interfered with in any way or we cannot run the competition as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond our reasonable control, including but not limited to technical difficulties, unauthorised intervention or fraud, we reserve the right at our sole discretion to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the competition, as appropriate.
  15. Entrants agree that by entering the draw their personal details will be stored and otherwise processed by Bluerock, Air New Zealand Limited, and Rush Cottage Limited for the purposes of administering the promotion and for marketing purposes. Entrants consent to receiving commercial electronic messages from Bluerock. Any personal information Bluerock collects will be held and used in accordance with Bluerock’s privacy policy which can be found at Food Snob privacy

Food Snob Competition Terms and Conditions

  1. These terms and conditions apply to all promotions, giveaways and competitions (collectively “the Competition”) run by Bluerock Limited (“we”, “us” or “our”) through our website or any social media channels that we have a presence on (“Platform”).
  2. The Competition is not endorsed, sponsored or administered by or associated with Facebook, Instagram or any other social media channel. By entering the Competition, you completely release Facebook and/or Instagram and/or other social media channels of any responsibility in relation to the Competition.
  3. By entering the Competition you accept, and agree to comply with, these terms and conditions and any Competition rules published by us on the applicable Platform (“Competition Rules”).
  4. The means of validly entering the Competition will be set out in the Competition Rules. In addition to satisfaction of any eligibly criteria set out in these terms and conditions, all information set out in the Competition Rules must be provided otherwise we may not accept your entry. Please note that acceptance of any entry to the Competition is at our sole discretion. Entrants may be disqualified or removed from the Competition at any time at our discretion.
  5. You must follow or like the relevant Platform page on which the Competition is run in order to validly enter the Competition.
  6. No Competition entries will be permitted after the closing date specified in the Competition Rules.
  7. Unless expressly stated otherwise in the Competition Rules, only residents of New Zealand are eligible to enter the Competition. Our employees or the employees of any companies associated with the Competition and their immediate families are not eligible to enter the Competition nor can anyone assisting with the Competition.
  8. If you are under the age of 18 at the time of entering the Competition, you must ensure your parent or legal guardian accepts these terms and conditions and the Competition Rules before you enter the Competition.
  9. We reserve the right to:
    • amend these terms and conditions and/or the Competition Rules; and
    • cancel the Competition, at any time without notice to you.
  1. We are not responsible for any late, lost or misdirected entries nor are we responsible for any network, computer or software failures which may result in a failure or delay to validly enter the Competition.
  2. Generally the winner of the Competition will be selected by us randomly or in the manner as specified in the Competition Rules no later than 14 days after the Competition closing date. However, please note that we reserve the right to change the manner of selection of a winner at any time and selection of the winner is at our absolute discretion.
  3. The winner’s name or social media profile will be announced by us on the applicable Platform. We will contact the winner using any of the details provided to us when entering the Competition (including by way of direct message through any social media channel) to arrange collection or delivery of the prize.
  4. We reserve the right to redraw the prize if we have any difficulty in contacting the winner (including a failure to respond promptly to any communications we may send) or the winner fails to collect the prize by the required time.
  5. The winner will receive the prize specified in the Competition Rules. The prize cannot be transferred, exchanged or redeemed for cash or other alternatives. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute or amend any prize with a prize of equivalent value without giving notice to you (whether or not you are the winner).
  6. Our decisions on all matters relating to the Competition are final and no correspondence will be entered into. We reserve the right to verify the validity of an entry or a winner’s right to collect the prize in accordance with these terms and conditions and the Competition Rules.
  7. We reserve the right to disqualify at any time any entries where we suspect unlawful or improper conduct or there has otherwise been a breach of these terms and conditions and/or the Competition Rules.
  8. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude any liability we may have to you arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with the Competition. We are not responsible for any damage or loss that may occur to the prize once it has been released from our control, including where a winner provides incorrect or incomplete postage details.
  9. Any personal information collected as part of this Competition will be held by us and used to contact you if you are a winner. Winners of the Competition agree to publication or their names and/or social media profile on our relevant social media channels and/or a range of other media formats including on our website.
  10. All entries in the Competition are our property and you agree we may use your entry (whether or not it wins the Competition) to contact you for our own promotional purposes and/or to pass your personal information onto a third party involved in the Competition for their promotional purposes. By entering into this Competition, you consent to the use of your personal information for these purposes.
  11. Any personal information relating to you will be used solely in accordance with current New Zealand legislation. You have the right to access, update and correct such personal information.
  12. These terms and conditions are governed by, and are subject to, the laws of New Zealand.