Terms and Conditions

Sleep At The ’G Terms and Conditions

By registering to attend Sleep At The ’G (Event) you agree to the following Event Terms and Conditions and the Terms and Conditions of entry to the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) which can be found at https://www.mcg.org.au/the-stadium/visitor-information/conditions-of-entry.

All prices are inclusive of GST.

Age restrictions

All participants must be aged 18 years or over as of the date of the Event, 13 October 2021. Melbourne City Mission (MCM), its agents and partners, reserves the right to refuse entry to any person deemed under the age of 18 years or who does not otherwise comply with these terms. 

Venue

The right of admission is reserved exclusively for valid ticket holders and is subject to MCM and the MCG’s terms of admission. Entry to the venue is at your own risk. Late arrival may result in admission to the Event being refused. It is a condition of your attendance at the Event that a search of person and/or their possession may be required at the time of entry to the venue.  You acknowledge that neither MCM nor the MCG will be responsible for any loss or damage to property (including personal property such as bags, money or other personal items) brought to the Event by you.  Entry may be refused if your ticket is damaged or defaced in any way or is not a genuine ticket issued by MCM at the time of your registration to participate in the Event.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Safety

This event will be conducted in line with the Victorian Government COVID-19-safety for events guidelines in place at the time of the event. You should not attend the event if you have any symptoms of COVID-19, have been to an exposure site or have been exposed to someone known to have COVID-19 or who has been exposed to the risk of contracting COVID-19. It is a condition of entry that all participants must complete a QR code sign-in upon arrival at the entry gate. All patrons must follow the COVID-safe guidelines in place during the event at the MCG. This Event may be cancelled or postponed at short notice, if it is no longer permitted under the Victorian Government guidelines. Please visit the event website for full details about refunds. Note that these guidelines are subject to change without notice. Please check the Sleep At The ‘G website for last minute updates.

Program and content

 Sleep At The ’G may contain program content that is sensitive or confronting as it contains first-hand stories of young people experiencing homelessness in Melbourne. MCM’s clinical staff will be onsite should you require assistance during the Event. The program content will be provided prior to the Event and is subject to change at MCM’s discretion.

Behaviour

It is a condition of entry that a search of your person and/or possessions may be required at the time of entry. Glass, alcohol, weapons, illegal substances or any item that MCM or the MCG consider may be used in an illegal or offensive manner may be confiscated. MCM’s staff reserve the right to prohibit entry of any person to the Event or eject any person from the Event based on behaviour deemed inappropriate by MCM or its agents acting on behalf of MCM at their discretion, including, but not limited to, behaving in an intoxicated, disorderly, offensive, threatening or inappropriate manner, towards any person. You must ensure that you behave in an orderly manner. Participants who behave in a disorderly, disruptive or inappropriate manner may, at the sole discretion of MCM’s staff or agents acting on its behalf, be required to leave the Event.

Safety

In case of a major incident, emergency or serious injury, you must follow all official directives of emergency services personnel, MCM, the MCG and their authorised agents, staff, and partners.

Privacy notice

 MCM’S Privacy Policy will be followed and can be found here.

Image release

As a condition of entry participants grant permission to MCM, its agents and others working under its authority, to take and to have full and free use of video/photographs containing their image/likeness. It is understood these images may be used for promotional, news, on-line/multimedia, research and/or educational purposes by and for MCM and any Event partners. The Event may also be published in print or broadcast on television, radio or over the internet. As a result of your participation in the Event, you may appear in these publications or broadcasts.  Participants agree that they are not entitled to remuneration, residuals, royalties or any other payment from MCM in respect of their image/likeness or its use. All recordings are the sole property of MCM and by entering the premises you release MCM from liability arising on account of such usage. Security cameras are operating on the premises and you acknowledge that you may be filmed.

Refund

Participants are not entitled to refunds of registration fees should their circumstances change and they cannot attend the Event. Tickets are transferable to substitute participants if requested to MCM by contacting 1800 626 572 or email events@mcm.org.au a minimum of ten business days prior to the Event.

Liability

To the fullest extent permitted by law, MCM does not accept liability of any nature for the acts, omissions or default of those providing services in connection with the Event or any liability for any injury, damage, loss, delay or additional expenses which are incurred at or in association with this Event. Where legislation implies any condition or warranty which cannot be excluded or modified, that condition or warranty will be deemed to be included in this agreement. However, our liability for any breach of such condition or warranty will be limited, at MCM’s option, to the resupply of the services or the cost of having the services supplied again. In no event will MCM be liable for any indirect, consequential, exemplary or special damages. You will be liable for any loss or damage caused at the Event by you or your invitees.

Laws

The laws of the state of Victoria apply to these Terms and Conditions and you submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria with respect to any proceedings arising out of, or in relation to, these Terms and Conditions.

Note

This is an alcohol, glass and drug free event, with respectful intentions towards our clients and the young people we work with. We want to ensure an inclusive atmosphere where all sleepers can feel comfortable.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.

Melbourne City Mission
Sleep At The ’G Team
164–180 Kings Way
South Melbourne VIC 3205

Tel: 1800 626 572
Email: events@mcm.org.au