Win with Travelstart!
(27 Aug 2018)

Win with Travelstart!

Win with Travelstart!

Happy 12th birthday Travelstart!

To celebrate their birthday, Travelstart is giving you the chance to win flights to Mauritius. Who can say no to a holiday?! Read the terms and conditions below to see how you can win.

How to enter: Visit the Expresso Morning Show - SABC3 Facebook page and reply to the Travelstart 12th Birthday Celebration competition post on the page during the Competition Period by answering the question: If you were to win two tickets to Mauritius from Travelstart, who would you take with you and why? Tag the person in your comment and use #travelstartturns12

Only replies to this competition post will be eligible for the prize. You may enter only once.


Competition opens: Monday, 27 August 2018 06:00

Competition closes: Monday, 27 August 2018 23:59



Important clauses which may limit our responsibility, place an obligation on you to indemnify us, involve an acknowledgment of any fact or involve some risk for you will be in bold and italics. You must pay special attention to these clauses.

1. Introduction

1.1. The Expresso Travelstart 12th Birthday Celebration Competition (Competition) will be run by Cardova Trading (Pty) Ltd in association with the Travelstart Online Operations Proprietary Limited (Travelstart) (collectively the organisers/we/us/our).
1.2. Each person entering the Competition (entrants/you/your) and/or accepting the Prize in terms of this Competition agrees and accepts that the Competition rules as set out in these terms and conditions are binding on him/her.

2. Competition Period

Entries for the Competition will open at 6h30 on Monday, 27 August 2018 and will close at 23h59 on Monday, 27 August 2018 (Competition Period).

3. Who can enter

3.1. In order to be eligible to enter the Competition:
3.1.1. you must be a legal, permanent resident of the Republic of South Africa;
3.1.2. you must be 18 (eighteen) years of age or older; and
3.1.3. you must be a natural person.
3.2. Notwithstanding clause 3.1, you are not eligible to enter this Competition if:
3.2.1. you are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the organisers of the Competition, or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the organisers;
3.2.2. you are an immediate family member of any of the persons specified in clause 3.2.1; or
3.2.3. you are a supplier of goods or services in connection with the Competition.

4. How to Enter

4.1. To enter you must:
4.1.1. Like the Expresso Facebook page (if you have not already done so previously);
4.1.2. Reply to the Expresso Travelstart 12th Birthday Celebration competition post on the Expresso Facebook page ( during the Competition Period by answering the competition question included on the post.
4.2. You may only enter once for this Competition.
4.3. Once you meet the requirements set out in clause 3 above and this clause 4, you will automatically be entered into the Competition.
4.4. No automated entries will be allowed. Entries must be made manually by a natural person.
4.5. If your entry is submitted in a manner that in the sole discretion of the Organisers will provide you with an unfair advantage over other entrants, you will be disqualified from the Competition.
4.6. You are required to attend to the cost for your entry, including standard internet costs.

5. How the winners are determined

5.1. We will randomly draw 1 (one) person (Winner) by means of an automated system within 3 (three) days from the closing date of the Competition. The results of the draw will be final and we will not
5.2. We will notify the Winner by commenting on the Winner’s entry post within 48 (forty-eight)) hours from determination of the Winner to request further contact details. If the Winner does not reply to our message and provide the requested contact details within 24 (twenty-four) hours from our message being sent, the Winner will forfeit the prize and have no claim against us.
5.3. The Winner will be required to provide a copy of his/her Identification Document as required in terms of the Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008. If the Winner fails to provide a copy of his/her Identification Document within 48 (forty-eight) hours from being requested to do so, the Winner will forfeit the Prize and shall have no claim against us.
5.4. The Winner may also be announced live on the Expresso show and on digital media once the Winner is confirmed.

6. The Prize

6.1. The Winner will receive 2 (two) economy class return flights from either Cape Town, Johannesburg or Durban to Mauritius and back (for the Winner and a guest) worth up to a total of R 15 000.00 (fifteen thousand rand) (Prize/Flights), including airport taxes, subject to the below provisions.
6.2.  The Winner will be contacted by means of the contact details provided to us. If we are unable to contact a Winner within seven working days of first notification, the Winner will forfeit the Prize and we reserve the right to re-draw a new Winner under the same conditions.
6.3. The Winner may share the Prize with a person of his/her choice.
6.4. Winner and his/her travel partner must book their flights by emailing copies of both travellers’ passports, departure destination, travel dates, email addresses and cell numbers to the relevant Travelstart agent specified in the prize letter that will be sent to the Winner.
6.5. It is the Winner’s responsibility to ensure that any information provided to us is accurate, complete and up to date.
6.6. Flights must be booked by 31 October 2018, failing which it will be forfeited and the Winner shall have no claim against us.
6.7. Flights must be used before 31 May 2019.
6.8. Travel may not take place in December 2018, January 2019 and/or April 2019.
6.9. Flights are subject to availability and will be limited over high season, school holidays and public holidays.
6.10. Travelstart will select carrier and flights at their sole discretion with consideration of travel dates provided by the Winner.
6.11. No re-routing or changes to the tickets is permitted once tickets have been issued.
6.12. No voyager miles shall accrue on these tickets.
6.13. Winner and his/her travel partner need to fly together at all times.
6.14. The Prize is limited to the Flights only and excludes all items not specifically mentioned in clause 6.1. Without limiting the generality of the aforesaid, the Prize excludes (without limitation) any visa costs, transfers, accommodation, car hire, spending money, travel insurance, overweight charges or all other incidentals, which will be for the Winner’s account.
6.15. The Winner and/or guest will be responsible obtaining a valid passport and the necessary visas (if applicable) in order to redeem the Prize. If the Winner is for any reason not able to redeem the Prize, the Prize will be forfeited and the Winner shall have no claim against us.
6.16. The Prize, or any part thereof, may not be exchanged for cash any other item. The Prize is strictly non-transferable and non-negotiable.
6.17. We reserve the right to substitute the Prize, or part thereof, with any other prize of a similar commercial value.

7. General

7.1. Any reference to the organisers includes the directors, members, partners, agents or consultants of the organisers, where the context allows for it.
7.2. We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions should it be deemed necessary in our sole and unfettered discretion.
7.3. Travelstart reserves the right to cancel this Competition at any time during the Competition Period for any reason at their sole discretion.
7.4. The organisers' decision regarding any matter concerning the Competition and/or arising out of these terms and conditions, including the determination of the Winner, is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
7.5. Where relevant, if a Winner does not accept the Prize as required herein, if an entry is not valid for whatever reason, if a Winner has breached these terms and conditions, if a Winner renounces the Prize or we deem such Winner to have renounced the Prize, we reserve the right to declare the Prize forfeited and/or choose a new Winner.
7.6. Nothing in these terms and conditions is intended to, or must be understood to, unlawfully restrict, limit or avoid any rights or obligations, as the case may be, created for either the entrants or the organisers in terms of the Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008.
7.7. We will need to process your personal information to validate your entry as well as to contact you for marketing purposes and, if you are a Winner, to make the Prize available to you. By entering this Competition, you specifically and expressly consent to us processing your personal information for these purposes and for Travelstart contacting you for marketing purposes. You may unsubscribe from the Travelstart database at any time.
7.8. We assume no risk and/or liability whatsoever for the failure of any technical element in the Competition which may result in your entry not being successfully submitted and/or the Winner not successfully receiving or taking up the Prize.
7.9. Once the Winner accepts the Prize, the Winner accepts the Prize at his/her own risk.
7.10. We assume no liability whatsoever for any direct or indirect loss, harm or damage arising from your participation and/or any use of the Prize. All persons, entering this Competition, indemnify and hold us harmless for any loss, damage, harm, death or injury (whether arising from negligence or otherwise) which may be sustained as a result of his/her participation in this Competition and/or his/her use of the Prize, or the use of the Prize by a third party.
7.11. If required by the Minister of Trade and Industry, the National Consumer Commission or for whatever other reason, we will have the right to modify or terminate this Competition with immediate effect and without notice of such modification or termination. In such event, all entrants hereby waive any rights, which they may have against us and hereby acknowledge that they will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against us.
7.12. The Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Facebook and any correspondence related to the Competition should be directed at us and not Facebook.

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