30 Jun 2017 - 12:45 PM  UPDATED 10 Jul 2017 - 2:37 PM


  1. Information on how to enter forms part of the terms of entry. Entry into the competition is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  1. Entry is open to Australian residents only and prize delivery is only available within Australia.  Employees of SBS, their associated companies and their immediate families are ineligible.
  1. The competition period starts on Friday, 30th June 2017 at 10:00 AM AEST and ends on Tuesday, 25th July 2017 at 10:00AM AEST (the “Competition Period”).
  1. To enter, entrants must:
  • Go to http://www.sbs.com.au/cyclingcentral/OlympusRides and follow the directions on the website;
  • Upload a photo to Twitter or Instagram, using the #OlympusRides, this photo must feature a Bicycle or Cycling image.
  • Social Media account (Twitter or Instagram) must be set to public.
  • Photo must be have been taken by the competition entrant.
  • Allow SBS to house the prize entry aggregated by #OlympusRides on SBS
  • If your photo is selected as a winning entry, you must be able to provide an Australian postal address for the prize delivery. Prize delivery is only available within Australia. 
  1. Entries are subject to the following:
  • Entry must be submitted in accordance with entry requirements to be deemed valid.
  1. SBS reserves the right to request winners to provide proof of identity, proof of Australian residency status at the nominated prize delivery address and/or proof of entry validity, in order to claim a prize. Acceptance of proof of identification, Australian residency status and entry considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of SBS. In the event that a winner cannot provide proof, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.
  1. Incomprehensible and incomplete entries will be deemed invalid.


  1. Prize will consist of:
  • Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Pro Camera Kit
    • The Pro kit would contain the following:
    • Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II
    • 12-40mm f2.8 PRO Lens
    • 40-150mm f2.8 PRO Lens
    • FL-900R
    • Olympus camera backpack
    • Valued at AUD$6,500 each (RRP) inclusive of GST.
    • There are three to be won.
    1. An SBS representative will judge all valid entries on Tuesday, 1st August 2017 at 10:00am AEST at SBS Corporation, 14 Herbert Street, Artarmon, NSW 2064.  The Major Prize winner will be notified by Social Media. The names of the prize winners will be published on the SBS website www.sbs.com.au/OlympusRides on Friday, 10th August 2017 at 10:00AM.
    1. If any of the Prize winners cannot be contacted by Thursday, 25th August 2017 at 10:00am AEST, SBS or its nominated agent will award the Prize to the next best entry from all remaining valid entries (“Second Chance Draw”). The Second Chance Draw winner will be notified by Social Media (Twitter, Instagram) Monday 4th, September 2017 10:00am AEST.  
    1. There may be circumstances in which the Promoter cannot provide the prizes as described for reasons beyond its reasonable control.  In those circumstances, the Promoter will provide an alternative prize or prizes of equal or greater value to the promoted prizes.
    1. Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash.
    1. SBS accepts no responsibility for any loss, damages, or injury incurred to enter the competition or in connection with taking up the prizes.
    1. Once prizes have left the prize supplier’s premises, we take no responsibility for prizes damaged, delayed or lost in transit. 


    1. SBS takes no liability for any tax issues which may arise from accepting a prize in this competition. Consult an independent tax adviser if this is a concern.
    2. Prize values are based upon the recommended retail prices at the time of printing (inclusive of GST). SBS accepts no responsibility for change in prize value between now and the ultimate prize redemption date.
    3. It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner must comply with all the conditions of use of the prize and the prize supplier’s requirements 
    4. Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, SBS (including its officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal or permanent injury or loss of life; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the promotion.
    5. SBS assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alterations of entries, and reserves the right to take any action that may be available. If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, due to causes including, but not limited to tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of SBS which corrupt or affect the administration security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this competition, SBS reserves the right in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, take any action that may be available, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition. Subject to state regulations.
    6. This is a game of skill. Chance plays no part in determining the winner.  Each entry will be individually judged, based upon literary and creative merit.  All entries must be the original independent creation of the entrant and free of any claims that they infringe any third party rights.  Entries must not have been published previously and/or have been used to win prizes in any other competitions.
    7. The judges reserve the right to disqualify any entrant submitting an entry which, in the opinion of the judges, includes objectionable content, including but not limited to profanity, nudity, potentially insulting, scandalous, inflammatory or defamatory images or language.  SBS’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
    8. All entries become and remain the property of SBS.  SBS may use the entrants' names and addresses for promotional, marketing and publicity purposes.
    9. All details of the entrants will be used and preserved in accordance with the Information Privacy Principles and SBS Privacy Policy.  A request to access, update or correct any information should be directed to the SBS Privacy Contact Officer. Unless otherwise notified, SBS may use the entries and details of entrants for promotional and publicity purposes.  Entrants consent to their full names and/or their entries being used in all media by SBS.
    10. Entrants acknowledge this competition is in no way associated with or endorsed by Facebook. Any information disclosed by entrants entering this competition is not provided to Facebook.
    11. The promoter is Special Broadcasting Service Corporation (SBS) of 14 Herbert Street, Artarmon NSW 2064 (ABN 91 314 398 574).  SBS phone:  1800 500 727.