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Win your dream $10,000 holiday!

2 May 2022

Entry has now closed.

The People's Choice Voting is now closed. The competition winner will be announced on Monday 30 May 2022.

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Get creative and show us where in the world you want to travel to first to be in to win your dream $10,000 holiday!

Turn your living room or backyard into your dream destination, film and share your #WLGWheretoFirst video to be in to win.

Follow these steps to be in to win:

  1. Create a short video showing where you would like to travel to first.
  2. Share onto your preferred social media (FacebookInstagramTiktokTwitter or YouTube )
  3. Include the hashtag #WLGWheretoFirst and tag Wellington Airport
  4. If you want to ensure we see your entry video you can also register it on our online entry registration form.

The rules for entering the competition are as follows:

Entry:

  • Entry is open from Friday 1 April 2022 and closes at 12 noon on Monday 2 May 2022.
  • Entries is open to all New Zealand residents.
  • You may enter as many times as you like.
  • Entry is by posting your Where to First onto your preferred social media (Facebook, Instagram, Tiktok, Twitter or YouTube).
  • Entries must include the hashtags #WLGWheretoFirst and tag Wellington Airport (or use #wellingtonairport)
    Wellington Airport tags: Facebook: @WellingtonAirport, Instagram: @wellingtonairport, Tiktok: @wellingtonairport use #wellingtonairport, Twitter: @WLGAirport, YouTube: use #wellingtonairport.
  • For entries to be eligible, either users profile needs to be public or the post settings need to be set to public.
  • To make sure we see your entry video it must be registered on the online entry registration form If you are creating multiple entries, you only need to complete the form once.
  • You cannot enter if you are a Wellington Airport employee, or an immediate family member of a Wellington Airport employee.

Entry age restrictions

  • Entrants must be over the age of 13.
  • Entrants and video participants under the age of 18 must have their parent or guardian’s permission to enter the competition or participate in a video.
  • Children under the age of 13 may participate in a video with their parent or guardians' permission.
  • If the winning entrant is aged between 13-18, a parent or guardian will need to claim the prize on their behalf.

Prize

  • The prize is for an NZD $10,000 travel voucher.
  • The voucher must be used towards international travel
  • The prize cannot be redeemed for cash and cannot be transferred or exchanged.
  • The international departure point for your travel must be via Wellington Airport.
  • The winner is responsible for paying all additional costs associated with the prize that are not specifically included, including transport, spending money, insurance, accommodation, meals, passports, visas, covid testing requirements and all other incidentals.
  • The prize is taken entirely at the prize winner's own risk. You acknowledge that (to the extent permitted by law) Wellington Airport is not liable, and you release and indemnify Wellington Airport and any persons associated with the competition in respect of any claim, for any accident, injury, death, property damage and other losses that may occur in connection with the competition or any prize.
  • If you win the overall prize and Wellington Airport is unable to contact you within seven days, the prize will be forfeited. In these circumstances, Wellington Airport reserves the right to offer the prize to another entrant of their choosing.

Judging

  • A Wellington Airport judging panel will select five video entries that will move through as finalists to the People’s Choice overall winner selection. The judges will be looking for entries that are fun, creative, and travel inspirational. The finalist selection is entirely at the discretion of Wellington Airport.
  • The five finalist video entries will be contacted by Wellington Airport on Friday 6 May 2022. If you are selected as a finalist and Wellington Airport does not receive a response from you by 9am Monday 9 May 2022 to confirm your spot in the People’s Choice vote, your spot will be forfeited, and Wellington Airport will select an alternative finalist.
  • Finalist videos may be used by Wellington Airport to promote the competition and travel from Wellington Airport, in each case without compensation.
  • The five finalists will be officially announced by Wellington Airport on Friday 13 May 2022 and put to a people’s choice vote by Wellington Airport.
  • The People’s Choice vote will be determined by number of votes received via the official People’s Choice voting form.
  • The People’s Choice vote will close 9am on Friday 27 May 2022.
  • Wellington Airport’s determination of the finalists and prize winner will be final and binding, and no correspondence or other communication will be entered into.

Promotion

  • Entry videos using the hashtags #WLGWheretoFirst may be used by Wellington Airport to promote the competition and travel from Wellington Airport, in each case without compensation.
  • If you win the prize, Wellington Airport may use your name and entry video for promotional and media purposes and you will participate in any publicity arrangements which Wellington Airport reasonably require, in each case without compensation.

Privacy

  • Wellington Airport respects your privacy rights under the Privacy Act 1993. You authorise Wellington Airport, and other entities involved in events and related services, and our authorised service providers to collect, hold, use and disclose personal information about you (including your name, contact details, social media handles, and entry video) to conduct the competition. Failure to provide the personal information requested in the entry process will result in the entry being invalid.
  • Entrants may opt-in to receive promotional emails from Wellington Airport.
  • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram, Tiktok, Twitter or YouTube or their partners or application developers. By completing the entry registration form you are providing your information to Wellington Airport and not to Facebook, Instagram, Tiktok, Twitter or YouTube or their partners or application developers.