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Once again, RACQ is proud to support the Premier’s Reading Challenge in 2019.  Last year we gave away over 5000 free books to Queensland school students through the Premier's Reading Challenge.

To show our support for this year’s challenge, RACQ is giving away books from the Premier’s Reading Lists to kids from Prep to Year 9.

To get your free book visit one of our stores from July 2 – 9.  But get in quick, stocks are limited and will run out fast. Limited to one book per child.

RACQ is owned by members which means we do more for our community like providing education programs about road safety and financial literacy.  We are proud to support the education of Queensland students and look forward to continuing to support Queensland schools for years to come.   See what programs are available to your school at racq.com/moreeducation

RACQ has been a proud sponsor of the annual Premier’s Reading Challenge, a state-wide initiative aiming to improve literacy, learning and encourage reading for pleasure. The initiative is open to all Queensland students from Prep to Year 9.

This year we're giving away free books!

2019 Premier's reading challenge

About the Premier's Reading Challenge

The Premier's Reading Challenge is not a competition but a way to encourage students to develop a love of reading for life.

Through the challenge children and students are given an opportunity to develop their appreciation of the English language, and additional languages, and are encouraged to explore and enjoy a wide range of literary texts.

Find out more

  1. This promotion is run by [RACQ Operations Pty Limited ABN 80 009 663 414. (“Promoter”).
  2. Participation in the PRC constitutes acceptance of these Terms.
  3. The PRC is open to Qld school students in Prep through to Year 9.
  4. The Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who the Promoter has reason to believe breached any of these conditions, or engaged in any unlawful or otherwise improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the PRC. The Promoter’s legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are reserved.
  5. The PRC commences at Monday 1/7/19 at 9.00am until stocks run out. (Promotion Period).
  6. The PRC promotion is limited to one book per child throughout the promotional period or until stocks run out, whichever comes first.
  7. Times quoted are local Queensland times.
  8. The information that participants may provide will be used by the Promoter for the purpose of conducting the PRC and to periodically keep entrants informed about the goods and services provided by the Promoter, related entities and its service providers. Participants consent to the use of their contact details for the purposes described in this clause. The Promoter may use or disclose entrants’ personal information to related entities or other appropriate third parties in accordance with its privacy policy available on its Internet site at racq.com.
  9. Participants agree to cooperate as required in all editorial activities relating to this promotion, including but not limited to being interviewed, video-recorded and photographed. Participants agree to grant the Promoter and its related entities a perpetual, non-exclusive licence to use such audio, footage and/or photographs in all media worldwide and will not be entitled to any fee for such use. Participants agree that they will not sell or otherwise provide their story, video and/or photographs to any media or other organisation.
  10. Participants consent to the Promoter and its related entities using their name, likeness, image and/or voice in the event they are requested to participate (including photograph, film and/or recording of the same) in any media for an unlimited period without remuneration for the purpose of promoting the promotion (including any outcome), and promoting products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter or its related entities.
  11. If for any reason this activity is not capable of being conducted by the Promoter as intended, whether because of computer virus, mobile phone failure, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter which in the Promoter’s opinion affects the administration of the PRC, security, fairness or integrity, the Promoter may in its sole discretion, cancel, modify or suspend the PRC, subject to the approval of the Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation in Queensland as may be required.
  12. Without limiting any other paragraph, the Promoter may at its discretion amend any aspect of this PRC or these terms, subject to applicable laws and subject to the approval of the relevant regulatory authorities.
  13. The Promoter, its related entities, and the directors, officers, management, employees and other staff of the Promoter and its related entities (Promoter’s Agents) will not be liable for any loss or damage or for any personal injury sustained as a result of participating in the PRC. The Promoter and the Promoter’s Agents make no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability or merchantability or any goods or services offered. To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter and the Promoter’s Agents are not liable for any loss suffered to person or property by reason of any act or omission, deliberate or negligent, by the Promoter or the Promoter’s Agents, in connection with the arrangement for the supply, or the supply, of goods and services by any person and, where applicable, to any persons accompanying the participants.
  14. If, notwithstanding the above, the Promoter or the Promoter’s Agents are found to be liable to any person in connection with the PRC the Promoter’s and the Promoter’s Agents’ maximum aggregate liability is limited to $1.00.
  15. To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Promoter and the Promoter’s Agents will not be liable to any person for indirect or consequential loss or damage suffered by any person in connection with participating in the PRC. This applies to all claims, whether such claims are made in tort (including without limitation negligence), in equity, under statute or any other basis.
  16. The laws of Queensland govern the Promoter’s activities.