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Terms of Use

Please read these Website Terms of Use carefully before using this website (the “Website”). These Website Terms of Use (The “Terms of Use”) govern your access to and use of the Website. The Website is available for your use only on the condition that you agree to be bound by and adhere to the Terms of Use set forth below. If you do not agree to all of the Terms of Use, do not access or use the Website. By accessing or using the Website you and the entity you are authorised to represent signify your agreement to be bound by these Terms of Use.

User Eligibility

This Website may be accessed from locations within and outside Australia. Access to and use of the Website, including functionality and features and services available through the Website, may be inappropriate, prohibited or restricted in certain jurisdictions outside of Australia. In addition, the services referred to in this Website are only available in specific municipalities of the State of Victoria, Australia. Eastern Volunteers makes no representations or warranty that the Website is appropriate or available for use outside of Australia. If you access or use the Website from outside of Australia, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for complying with the laws and regulations of the territory from which you access and use the Website.

This is a general audience website and users of all ages are welcome to browse the Website. However, if you are under the age of legal majority to form a legally binding agreement under applicable law, you should not use any of the features or services offered on the Website, download any Materials or Software, or provide any information about yourself through the Website. The Privacy Policy governs the use and disclosure of personal information collected from or provided by you at the Website.

Scope of Terms of Use

These Terms of Use govern your use of the Website and all applications, features, functionality, programs, and services available on the Website, except to the extent such applications, features, functionality, programs or services are the subject of a separate agreement.


The name Eastern Volunteer Resource Centre Inc. or Eastern Volunteers (EV), and logo are protected. The name, service marks, photos, trade names, logos, trade dress, icons and domain names (“Marks”) located on this Website are the property of Eastern Volunteers. Other product and company names mentioned on the Website may be the Marks of third parties and such Marks may not be used, copied or reproduced without the permission of their respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to Eastern Volunteers or such third parties.

Use of Site

Eastern Volunteers authorises you to access and view the Website in the manner provided by Eastern Volunteers and to download certain authorised content or materials (“Materials”) at this Website only for your limited, personal, non-commercial use, provided that Eastern Volunteers retains all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials and on any copies of the Materials. Except to the extent required by law or as expressly provided in these Terms of Use, you may not modify, reproduce, publicly display, perform, distribute, sell, resell, import, retransmit, translate, republish, reverse engineer or otherwise use the Website or any Materials at this Website for any purpose, without the prior written permission of Eastern Volunteers. Any use of the Materials on any other website or networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited. If you breach any of these Terms of Use, your authorisation to use this Website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed Materials.

User Submissions

Eastern Volunteers maintains a policy of not reviewing or accepting any unsolicited submissions of ideas, inventions, designs, and other materials. Any materials, information, suggestions, ideas, inventions, designs, know-how, concepts, techniques or other communications you transmit or post to this Website or to Eastern Volunteers by any means, including, without limitation, through electronic mail will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary (“Communications”). Eastern Volunteers will have no obligations with respect to the Communications.

You acknowledge you are responsible for whatever Communications you submit and you, not Eastern Volunteers, have full responsibility for the message, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright. Eastern Volunteers will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use the Communications and all data, text, images, sounds, and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes without acknowledgement or compensation to you or any other person sending the Communications. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Website any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or other material that would violate any law.

Availability of Services or Programs and Website Content

Information published at this Website may refer to programs, or services that are not available in all parts of Australia. The Materials at this Website may be out of date, and Eastern Volunteers makes no commitment to update the Materials at this Website.

Links To Other Websites

Links to third party websites from this Website, including, without limitation, web pages posted by Eastern Volunteers, are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this Website. Eastern Volunteers has not reviewed all of these third party sites and does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. Thus, Eastern Volunteers does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, the accuracy, performance or quality of any contents, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Website, you do this entirely at your own risk. In addition, your use of such third party websites is subject to any applicable policies and terms and conditions of use, including, without limitation, the privacy policy listed on such third party site, which may contain different terms from those provided at this Website.

Guidelines for Linking to the Eastern Volunteers Website

A site that wishes to link to the Eastern Volunteers Website, must comply with the following guidelines:

  • Must have express written authority from Eastern Volunteers prior to linking of any kind or manner.
  • May link to, but not replicate, the Eastern Volunteers content.
  • Should not create a browser or border environment around the Eastern Volunteers content.
  • Should not imply that Eastern Volunteers is endorsing it or its products, programs or services.
  • Should not misrepresent its relationship with Eastern Volunteers.
  • Should not present false information about Eastern Volunteers programs or services.
  • Should not use the Eastern Volunteers logo or tagline without express written permission from Eastern Volunteers.
  • Should not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive or controversial, and should contain only content that is appropriate for all age groups.

Prohibited Activities

You shall not disguise the origin of information transmitted through the Website. You shall not place false or misleading information on the Website. You shall not input or upload to the Website any information or content that infringes on the intellectual property or personal or proprietary rights of another or that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, interfere with, intercept, or expropriate, any system, the Website or information. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilising the Eastern Volunteers name or trademarks without the prior express written permission of Eastern Volunteers. You are further prohibited from using the Website or any of its content or Materials: (i) to advertise or sell any products, programs, or services; (ii) for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use; (iii) in any manner which could damage or disparage Eastern Volunteers; (iv) in any manner that could disable, overburden, or impair the Website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website; or (v) to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Website. Tampering with the Website, misrepresenting your identity as a user or conducting any fraudulent activities on the Website are strictly prohibited.


The Website and all features, functionality, materials and software provided at this Website are provided “AS IS” without any warranties of any kind, express or implied, including warranties or merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property, and all such warranties are hereby disclaimed to the fullest extent permitted by law. In addition, Eastern Volunteersy does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the Materials at this Website, nor does it warrant that the software, features or functionality of this Website or as contained in the Materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.

Limitation of Liability

Your use of the Website is at your own risk. To the extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will Eastern Volunteers, be liable for any direct or indirect damages whatsoever, or any special, punitive, consequential or other damages arising  out of the use, inability to use, or the results of use of this Website, any websites linked to this site, or the materials, software, features, programs, service, or information contained at any or all such websites, whether based  on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages. If your use of the materials, software, features, programs, services or information from this Website results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment or data, you assume all costs thereof. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion or limitations of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.


Eastern Volunteers may make changes to the features, functionality, and Materials at this Website, or to the prgrams, services and fees described in them, at any time without notice. Eastern Volunteers may revise these Terms of Use at any time by updating this posting. Your continued usage of the Website after any changes to these Terms of Use will mean that you accept those changes to the Terms of Use. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current Terms of Use because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these Terms of Use may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this Website.


Eastern Volunteers shall have the right, but no obligation, to monitor content of the Website provided by third parties to determine compliance with these Terms of Use, any other operating rules established by Eastern Volunteers for this Website or compliance with any law, regulation or authorised government request.


Eastern Volunteers’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Eastern Volunteers may assign its rights and duties under these Terms of Use at any time without notice to you. Note: Anyone linking to the Eastern Volunteers Website must comply with the Guidelines for Linking to Eastern Volunteers Website (stated above) and all applicable laws.

Last Update

These Terms of Use were last updated on 6 November 2015

Contact Information

If you have questions or comments regarding this Website, please contact clare.grundy@easternvolunteers.org.au.