Go Study Australia presents the User-generated content competition: “Win the Surf Camp of your dreams with Go Study”.

The winner will enjoy a free Surf Camp in Gerroa with Surf Camp Australia on the 16th-18th of March 2018.  There are 3 different prizes (one for the participant submitting the photo and one for his/her colleges tagged in the picture):

  1. Surf Camp weekend (16th-18th of March 2018), that includes:
  • Transportation from Sydney to Gerroa (surf camp) and from Gerroa to Sydney (Central Station)
  • Two nights of accommodation in a cabin of 6-8 people (linen and blankets are provided)
  • Surf Gear (Wetsuit & board)
  • Two surf lessons on Saturday and 1 surf lesson on Sunday
  • All meals, except dinner on Friday 16th of March.
  1. Massages voucher (for 2 people).
  1. Cinema tickets (for 2 people).

The conditions to enter the contest are the following:

  • The contest is for any person over 18 years old
  • The participant must be an American or European citizen (European passport) living in Sydney.
  • The picture must be surf related and the participant must be in it.
  • By entering the competition you agree to have your image used for promotional purpose by Go Study Australia.
  • All information provided by entrants must be authentic. We reserve the right to disqualify entrants if we believe that a contestant is in breach of the terms.
  • Do not proceed in this contest if do not agree to attend the photo and videos shoots or provide your image rights for Go Study Australia promotional purposes.
  • Further eligibility restrictions are contained in the official rules below.


The contest is open to anyone, who is at least 18 years old on 1st June 2018. Entries must be from individuals only; groups, organizations and multiple-party entries are not eligible.

The participant must be an European or American citizen living in Sydney with a Working Holiday Visa, a Work & Holiday Visa or a Student Visa in Australia.


Go Study Australia is conducting this Contest to promote its services. Eligible entrants are asked to submit 1 picture related to surf and they must be in it. Participants must do their best to choose an original caption that will grab the Jury’s attention (examples can be found on Go Study Instagram account Gostudyaustralia)

The participants must comply with the following requirements/steps for their entry to be considered as complete:

  • Follow Go Study on Instagram: gostudyaustralia
  • Submit a photo on Instagram related to surf. The participant must be in the caption
  • Include at least these 3 hashtags: #surfcampaustralia #gostudyaustralia #gostudysurfcamp
  • Mention us in the caption, by adding @gostudyaustralia.
  • Tag your 2 best mates on the picture (that way if your picture is the chosen one, they will enjoy the 2nd and 3rd prize).

Incomplete entries will not be accepted. Entrants must have all ownership rights for the image submitted in order to have a valid entry, and the Entry must not infringe the rights of any third party and must be suitable for publication and use. Go Study Australia reserves the right to disqualify, without notice, any Entry if found in Go study Australia’s sole discretion to be incomplete, fraudulent, infringing upon existing rights of others, inappropriate, libellous, plagiarized, obscene, vulgar, offensive or otherwise unsuitable in any way for print or publication.

The Application must be completed online and entrants must complete all required fields. All information provided by entrants must be authentic and can be checked by Go Study Australia.

Entrants are not required to be students.


  • Entry Period: Entries will be accepted from 22nd February 2018 at 6:00 pm (GMT +10) to 12th March 2018 at 9 am.(GMT +10).
  • Winner Announcement:: Winner will be announced on 13th March 2018 at 12:00pm  (GMT+10) on the Go Study Australia Facebook Page.
  • Prize Claim: The prize must be claimed before the 15th of March 2018 (GMT +10) (issuance of a CEO before this date).


There will be one winner photo that will be selected by a jury that will consist of five members of Go Study and Surf Camp Australia, this jury will vote for the most creative photo between all the participants. The judge’s decision is final and binding.

The winner will be notified by e-mail. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable. If Go Study Australia is unable to contact the potential winner after reasonable effort, or failure of potential winner to respond within two days of first attempted notification, or If the winner does not attend Eligibility requirement. it will result in forfeiture of prize.

Should there be any attempt to manipulate the voting or winner selection process, Go Study Australia reserves the right to select the finalists, disqualify any votes, disqualify any entry, and take any other action it deems appropriate in order to conduct this Contest fairly and equitably.


The winner will be asked to document their adventure in Australia and on Sydney on the social media, tagging Go Study Australia. Further details will be discussed with the marketing teams.


There are 3 different prizes. The main prize (free Surf Camp) will be granted to one of the participant who submitted the picture on Instagram. The second and third prize will be given to the 2 people tagged in the caption.

  1. First prize – Surf Camp weekend (16th-18th of March 2018), that includes:
  • Transportation from Sydney to Gerroa (surf camp) and from Gerroa to Sydney (Central Station)
  • Two nights of accommodation in a cabin of 6-8 people (linen and blankets are provided)
  • Surf Gear (Wetsuit & board)
  • Two surf lessons on Saturday and 1 surf lesson on Sunday
  • All meals, except dinner on Friday 16th of March.
  1. Second prize – Massages voucher (for 2 people).
  1. Third prize – Tickets for the cinema (for 2 people).


By submitting an Entry, entrants grant to Go Study Australia and its affiliated companies an irrevocable, nonexclusive, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free right and license to use, display, modify, reproduce, publish, distribute, make derivative works of, sublicense, and otherwise commercially and non-commercially exploit the images and all intellectual property rights therein, including copyrights, in any manner or medium now existing or hereafter developed (including but not limited to print, film, or electronic storage devices), without compensation of any kind to entrant or any third party and (2) the right, except where prohibited by law, to use entrant’s name, likeness, picture, address (city and state), e-mail address, voice, biographical information and written or oral statements, for advertising and promotional purposes in promoting or publicizing Go Study Australia and its products or services, without compensation unless required by law. Entrant shall have no right of approval, no claim to compensation, and no claim (including, without limitation, claims based on invasion of privacy, defamation, or right of publicity) arising out of any use, blurring, alteration, or use in composite form of entrant’s name, picture, likeness, address (city and state), e mail address, biographical information, or Entry. The rights granted under this paragraph shall extend to Go Study Australia and its affiliated companies with respect to all entrants in the Contest, including non-winners and winners. Go study Australia respects the copyright ownership rights of photographers, and should Go Study Australia wish in the future to use an Image for a purpose other than in connection with promotion of future contests, Go Study will contact the owner to purchase the rights for this use for a reasonable fee.


The Winner remains solely responsible for paying all federal and other taxes in accordance with the laws that apply in the Winner’s state of residence.  Go Study Australia reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend or terminate the Contest should the administration or security of the Contest become compromised. Go Study Australia is not responsible for late, lost, incomplete, or misdirected Entries. By entering, entrant agrees to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of Go Study Australia (including but not limited to eligibility determinations) which are final and binding in all respects; (b) agrees to release Go study Australia and its employees and agents from any and all liability, loss, damage or injury resulting from participation in this Contest or awarding, receipt, possession use and misuse of any prize awarded herein and acknowledge that Go Study Australia and its employees and agents have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize; and (c) consents to use of entrant’s name, Contest Entry and/or likeness for advertising and promotional purposes in connection with this Contest without additional compensation.


This Contest is governed by the laws of the New South Wales – Australia, without respect to conflict of law doctrines. As a condition of participating in this Contest, participants agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in New South Wales having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participants be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (e.g., costs associated with entering), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.


The sponsor of this contest is Go Study Australia at level 5,  507 Kent St, Sydney NSW 2000 .