Website and Online Services Terms of Use



These terms of use (“Terms”) govern your use of the Success Directory website located at www.successdirectory.org, and all associated Success Directory websites, including any online services offered on those websites (the “Site”).

The Site is the property of Media National Pty Limited (“Media National”) and its licensors. By using the Site, you agree to these Terms. If you do not agree – do not use the Site. Media National reserves the right to change, add or remove portions of these Terms at any time by posting those changes to the Site. It is your responsibility to check these Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes will mean that you accept and agree to the changes. As long as you comply with these Terms, Media National grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use the Site.

1. Intellectual Property Rights

Subject to clause 2b, all text, graphics, interfaces, photographs, trademarks, logos, sounds, music, artwork and computer code (collectively, “Content”), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, “look and feel” and arrangement of such Content, contained on the Site is owned, controlled or licensed by or to Media National, and is protected by intellectual property rights and laws in Australian and other countries.

Except as expressly provided in these Terms, no part of the Site and no Content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted or distributed in any way to any other computer, server, Web Site or other medium for publication or distribution or for any commercial enterprise, without Media National’s express prior written consent.

You are not permitted to use Media National's trade marks except: (a) by saving or printing a copy of Media National's Site as permitted below under the copyright permission; (b) through a legitimate reference to Media National or a Media National product or service with proper recognition of the trade mark's status; or (c) with Media National's prior written consent.

You may (a) save an electronic copy, or print out a copy, of any part of this Site for your own personal information and research; or (b) reproduce and communicate to the public any part of this Site in connection with non-commercial use of social media websites, provided that in each case you do not modify the reproduction and you include the copyright notice "© Media National Pty Ltd" on or in close proximity to the reproduction.

You may use information on Media National products and services purposely made available by Media National for downloading from the Site, provided that you: (a) not remove any proprietary notice language in all copies of such documents; (b) use such information only for your personal, non- commercial informational purpose and do not copy or post such information on any networked computer or broadcast it in any media; (c) make no modifications to any such information; and (d) not make any additional representations or warranties relating to such documents.

2. Use of the Site

a. Use of the Site 


You agree not to do any act or use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person’s use of the Site. 

You may not use the Site or any Content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of Media National or others. If you breach any of these Terms, Media National may block your further use of the Site, or exercise any other right it has under these Terms, at law or equity. 

Media National reserves the right to do anything at any time without notice: (a) to modify, suspend or terminate the Site or any part or feature of the Site; and (b) to interrupt the operation of the Site or any part or feature of the Site as necessary to perform maintenance, error corrections or other changes.

b. User Generated Content

You retain all ownership rights in the content you generate on the Site (including but not limited to comments, posts, photographs or other files you upload). However, while Media National does not claim ownership rights over your content, we do need certain licenses in order to operate the Site and provide services and products. When you upload or submit content to our Site, you grant Media National (and our affiliated companies) a worldwide, royalty free, perpetual licence to use, distribute, copy, publish, host, modify, adapt, make derivative works, publically display and perform, publish, reproduce and store such content for the purpose of operating, marketing, improving the Site or any other services or products we offer.

You must not submit or upload any content that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of Media National or others or that Media National considers to be offensive or inappropriate, or could bring Media National, the Site or any other person into disrepute.

Media National may delete, modify, refuse to display or remove any user generated content, and take steps to prevent the user from submitting or uploading any further content, if Media National considers such content to violate these Terms. You are responsible for any user generated content you submit or upload to the Site and Media National does not represent that it will monitor, review or moderate any user generated content.

c. Links and Third Party Sites

This Site may contain links to external or third party sites (“third party sites”). Media National is not responsible for the condition or the content of third party sites and makes no warranties, and accepts no liability, in connection with any material contained on third party sites. 

Links to, or framing of, third party sites should not be construed as any endorsement, approval, recommendation or preference by Media National of the owners or operators of the third party sites, or for any information, products or services referred to on the third party sites unless expressly indicated on this Site.

You may link to this Site from other websites provided that you must permanently remove any such link if requested to do so by Media National in its absolute discretion.

3. Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of data stored on the web browser on your computer. This Site and third party sites (including those you reach by clicking on links or advertising) may store cookies on your web browser. The main reasons we store cookies are to improve your use of the Site and to enable us to provide customised and appropriate Content to you. We also use cookies to gather statistics on Site usage.

Most web browsers allow you to set your preferences in relation to cookies, including allowing you to receive notification or disable the use of cookies. If you disable the use of cookies from this Site or linked sites, you may not be able to gain access to all the Content and facilities of this Site.

4. Privacy


Media National Australia is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with applicable privacy law. Please [click here (insert link)] to see our Privacy Policy which sets out how and why we collect, use and disclose your personal information under the Australian Privacy Principles. Notwithstanding the above, you acknowledge and agree that internet transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any message or information you send to the Site may be read or intercepted by others.

5. Security 

To access certain parts of the Site you may be asked to create an account and password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account information and are fully responsible for all conduct carried out under this password and account. Media National is not liable for any loss of confidentiality or for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these security measures. Media National requests that you regularly change your password, and requires that you promptly report to us any unauthorised use of your password or breach of security.

You may be held liable for losses incurred by Media National or any other user of the Site due to someone else using your password or account as a result of your failing to keep your account information secure and confidential.

You may not use anyone else’s password or account at any time without that person’s written permission.

6. Liability

a. Disclaimers


Certain statutory warranties under consumer protection laws will be implied for the benefit of consumers. Nothing in these Terms is intended to exclude or restrict the application of such laws; however Media National does not provide any guarantee or warranties or make any representation of any kind, express or implied, with respect to use of the Site outside these laws. Subject to the above, Media National is not liable to you or anyone else:

i. for any loss or damage of any kind however caused (including for negligence, breach of contract or tort) which is suffered directly or indirectly in connection with any use of this Site, or any user generated content which you or any other user submits or uploads to the Site;

ii. for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental or punitive damages, including lost profits, even if Media National has been advised of the possibility of such damages;

iii. for disruptions to this website, howsoever arising. Media National does not promise that the Site or any Content, service or feature of the Site will be available, uninterrupted, error-free or that any defects will be corrected. The Site is provided on an ‘as is, where available’ basis;

iv. if interference with or damage to your computer systems occurs in connection with use of this Site or a third party sites. You must take your own precautions to ensure that whatever you select for use from this Site is free of viruses or anything else that may interfere with or damage the operation of your computer systems; and

v. if the Content on the Site is not accurate, complete or current. Media National does not, nor does any other party who provides Content to the Site, make any warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or currency of the Content. As a user of the Site, you should make your own enquiries before entering into any transaction on the basis of or in reliance upon the Content.

b. Indemnity

You must indemnify and hold harmless Media National and its employees, officers and agents and keep them indemnified, against all loss, actions, proceedings, costs, expenses (including legal fees), claims and damages arising from or in connection with your use of the Site. If Media National does take any legal action against you as a result of your violation of these Terms of Use, Media National will be entitled to recover from you, and you agree to pay, all reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs of such action, in addition to any other relief granted to Media National. 

c. Limitation of liability

To the extent permitted by law, if, notwithstanding the provisions of these Terms, Media National is found to be liable to you for any damage or loss which arises out of or is in any way connected with your use of the Site or any Content, Media National’s liability is limited to, at Media National’s discretion:

i. in connection with the supply of any goods, the replacement of the goods or supply of equivalent goods, the repair of the goods, the payment of the cost or replacing the goods or of acquiring equivalent goods or the payment of the cost of having the goods repaired; and

ii. in connection with the supply of any services, the supplying of the services again; or the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.

7. Online Purchases and Services

Additional terms and conditions may apply to online services we offer on the Site, purchases of goods or services and to specific portions or features of the Site, including contests, promotions or other similar features, all of which terms are made a part of these Terms by this reference. You agree to abide by such other terms and conditions. If there is a conflict between these Terms of Use and the terms posted for or applicable to a specific portion of the Site or for any service offered on or through the Site, the latter terms shall control with respect to your use of that portion of the Site or the specific service.

Media National may make changes to any products or services offered on the Site, or to the applicable prices for any such products or services, at any time, without notice. The materials on the Site with respect to products and services may be out of date, and Media National makes no commitment to update the materials on the Site with respect to such products and services.

8. Applicable Laws

By accessing this Site, you accept that any disputes about or in connection with this Site and/or your use of the Site are to be determined by the courts having jurisdiction in the Australian Capital Territory in accordance with the laws in force in the Australian Capital Territory.

Media National makes no representation that the Content complies with the laws of any country outside Australia. If you access this Site from outside Australia, you do so on your own responsibility and are responsible for ensuring compliance with all laws in the place where you are located.