Social Media Terms of Use

Tourism Tasmania's Social Media Terms of Use

Thank you for sharing your Tasmania photos and videos on social media.

By   using #DiscoverTasmania, #TassieStyle or tagging @Tasmania when you   upload a photo, video or article ('Content') to Instagram, Twitter, or   to the Discover Tasmania Facebook Page, you agree to allow Tourism   Tasmania to share your Content on our Instagram, Facebook and Twitter   accounts, and social media channels or feeds ('In-Platform)  on Tourism   Tasmania's digital platforms (including DiscoverTasmania.com.au and   GoBehindTheScenery.com.au) utilising a partner social media aggregation   tool, with your applicable social media handle always being created, and   you agree to comply with the respective Terms of Use of Instagram,   Facebook and Twitter and Tourism Tasmania's current @Tasmania Instagram,   Twitter and 'Discover Tasmania' Facebook Terms of Use outlined below.

Facebook

The following are Tourism Tasmania's current Discover Tasmania Facebook terms of use:

Tourism   Tasmania has developed the Discover Tasmania Facebook Page as a hub for   people who are planning to visit, have visited, or simply have a great   love for holidays in Tasmania. Here you'll find general information and   tips on travelling in Tasmania, as well as plenty of images and videos   that help capture the Tasmanian experience. We hope it will serve as a   useful resource for communicating with other fans and sharing your   experiences.

Tourism Tasmania does not accept responsibility for   the comments of fans on the page. Public posts to the Discover Tasmania   Facebook Page are not representative of the opinions of Tourism Tasmania   or the Tasmanian Government; nor do we confirm their accuracy.

We   encourage the expression of opinions and free, frank and fearless   discussion, but we do want people to act responsibly and courteously.

We reserve the right to remove comments or posts if they contain:

  • violent,   obscene, profane, hateful, derogatory, illegal or racist comments,   content, links or images or incite such comment or behaviour
  • comments that threaten or defame any person or organisation
  • solicitations, advertisements, or endorsements of any financial or commercial organisations
  • multiple successive off-topic posts by a single user
  • repetitive posts copied and pasted or duplicated by single or multiple users
  • offensive, inaccurate, false, misleading or deceptive comments or content
  • material which infringes third party intellectual property rights
  • any other inappropriate content or comments as determined at Tourism Tasmania's absolute discretion

Tourism Tasmania reserves the right to ban users who do not comply with this policy.

Tourism   Tasmania does NOT claim ANY ownership rights to photos or videos posted   to the Discover Tasmania Facebook Page wall or tagged to the Discover   Tasmania Facebook Page. However, by posting a photo or video on our page   wall or by tagging us, Tourism Tasmania is granted, by virtue of and   subject to Facebook's Statement of Rights and Responsibilities, a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, revocable,   non-transferable, perpetual sub-licence (subject to revocation) to   share, repost, use and/or publicly display your photo or video,   including and without limitation through any relevant social media   channels, pages or accounts administered by Tourism Tasmania and on   In-Platform social media feeds on Tourism Tasmania's digital platforms   (including DiscoverTasmania.com.au and GoBehindTheScenery.com.au)   utilising a partner social media aggregation tool. Further, by   submitting content to the Discover Tasmania Facebook Page or tagging the   Discover Tasmania Facebook Page, and consistent with the Facebook's   Statement of Rights and Responsibilities in relation to public posts,   you acknowledge that no royalties or other remuneration will be paid or   payable to you for your content, or for the granting of the rights   described above (for uses and rights beyond Facebook please see the   paragraph below). You will   be credited for any Content shared on Tourism Tasmania's official   social media channels and In-Platform social media feeds on Tourism   Tasmania's digital platforms. You retain ownership of all intellectual   property rights in the Content, and the right to use the Content for   your own purposes or let others use your Content for their purposes. You   must ensure that you have all necessary rights (without infringing any   third party rights, including intellectual property rights, privacy   rights, and moral rights) to that Content.

If Tourism Tasmania wishes to modify, delete from, add to,  and/or reproduce your photo or video, including editing, compiling and  assembling video works, with or without captioning or the use of photographic  works as underlying works compiled into moving image without limitation through  relevant social media channels, pages or accounts administered by Tourism  Tasmania, Tourism Tasmania will contact the rights holder for written  permission. You acknowledge that no royalties or other remuneration will be  paid or payable to you for your content, or for the granting of the rights  described above. You will be credited for any Content shared on Tourism  Tasmania's official social media channels. You retain ownership of all  intellectual property rights in the Content, and the right to use the Content  for your own purposes or let others use your Content for their purposes. You  must ensure that you have all necessary rights (without infringing any third  party rights, including intellectual property rights, privacy rights, and moral  rights) to that Content.

The rights holder may opt out of the agreement  at any time by emailing socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au.

Uploading a photo or   video to the Discover Tasmania Facebook Page or tagging the Discover   Tasmania Facebook page to a post does not guarantee that your Content   will be used and we reserve the right to refuse to accept, post or   transmit the Content for any reason or remove the Content for any reason   and at any time, at our discretion.

If your photo or video is   used on In-Platform social media feeds on Tourism Tasmania's digital   platforms (including DiscoverTasmania.com.au and   GoBehindTheScenery.com.au) utilising a social media aggregation tool,   your social media handle will always be credited and, where possible,   linked back to the social media account from which the content was   posted.

When utilising social media aggregation tools to display a   social media feed on digital screens other than personal media devices   (i.e. fixed digital display installations, temporary event digital   displays, etc), Tourism Tasmania will contact the owner of the Content   as a courtesy to check if the rights holder is happy for their photo or   video uploaded to the Discover Tasmania Facebook Page or tagged to the   Discover Tasmania Facebook page to be included on said in-platform   social media feeds. Tourism Tasmania does not claim ownership rights to   third party content accessed via social media (displayed or otherwise).   Where agreement has been secured to use hashtagged or tagged social   media content, the rights holder may opt out of the agreement at any   time by emailing socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au.

Tourism   Tasmania will not use your Content outside of these social media   channels or social media aggregation tools, nor will content be posted   without credit to the rights holder.

If your Content is identified   to fill the needs of our Visual Library and/or owned content database,   Tourism Tasmania will contact the rights holder to negotiate the correct   licencing options.

If you have any questions about this policy, or you wish to revoke this licence at any time, you may contact us in writing at socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au and inform us that you no longer want us to use your photo or video.

Tourism Tasmania acts in good faith in accordance with Facebook's Statement of Rights and Responsibilities.

Instagram

The following are Tourism Tasmania's current @Tasmania Instagram terms of use.

Tourism   Tasmania has created this profile to be a hub for people who are   planning to visit, have visited, or simply have a great love for   holidays in Tasmania. Here you'll find general information and tips on   travelling to Tasmania, as well as plenty of images and videos that help   capture the Tasmanian experience. We welcome people to share their   Tasmanian images, videos and comments.

Tourism Tasmania does not   accept responsibility for the comments of followers of this profile.   Furthermore, public posts to the Tourism Tasmania @Tasmania Instagram   profile are not representative of the opinions of Tourism Tasmania or   the Tasmanian Government, nor do we confirm their accuracy.

We   encourage the expression of opinions and free, frank and fearless   discussion, but we do want people to act responsibly and courteously.

We reserve the right to remove comments or posts if they contain:

  • violent,   obscene, profane, hateful, derogatory, illegal or racist comments,   content, links or images or incite such comment or behaviour
  • comments that threaten or defame any person or organisation
  • solicitations, advertisements, or endorsements of any financial or commercial organisations
  • multiple successive off-topic posts by a single user
  • repetitive posts copied and pasted or duplicated by single or multiple users
  • offensive, inaccurate, false, misleading or deceptive comments or content
  • material which infringes third party intellectual property rights
  • any other inappropriate content or comments as determined at Tourism Tasmania's absolute discretion

Tourism Tasmania reserves the right to ban users who do not comply with this policy.

Tourism   Tasmania does NOT claim ANY ownership rights to photos and videos that   you hashtag with #DiscoverTasmania or #TassieStyle or tag @Tasmania.   However, by using these tags Tourism Tasmania is granted, by virtue of   and subject to Instagram's Terms of Use, a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, revocable,   non-transferable, perpetual sub-licence (subject to revocation) to   share, repost, use, and/or publicly display your photo or video,   including and without limitation through any relevant social media   channels, pages or accounts administered by Tourism Tasmania and on   In-Platform social media feeds on Tourism Tasmania's digital platforms   (including DiscoverTasmania.com.au and GoBehindTheScenery.com.au)   utilising a partner social media aggregation tool. Further, by   submitting content using these tags and consistent with Instagram's   Terms of Use, you acknowledge that no royalties or other remuneration   will be paid or payable to you for your user content, or for the   granting of the rights described above (for uses and rights beyond   Instagram please see the paragraph below). You will be credited for any Content shared on Tourism   Tasmania's official social media channels and In-Platform social media   feeds on Tourism Tasmania's digital platforms. You retain ownership of   all intellectual property rights in the Content, and the right to use   the Content for your own purposes or let others use your Content for   their purposes. You must ensure that you have all necessary rights   (without infringing any third party rights, including intellectual   property rights, privacy rights, and moral rights) to that Content.

If Tourism Tasmania wishes to modify, delete from, add to,  and/or reproduce your photo or video, including editing, compiling and  assembling video works, with or without captioning or the use of photographic  works as underlying works compiled into moving image without limitation through  relevant social media channels, pages or accounts administered by Tourism  Tasmania, Tourism Tasmania will contact the rights holder for written  permission. You acknowledge that no royalties or other remuneration will be  paid or payable to you for your content, or for the granting of the rights  described above. You will be credited for any Content shared on Tourism  Tasmania's official social media channels. You retain ownership of all  intellectual property rights in the Content, and the right to use the Content  for your own purposes or let others use your Content for their purposes. You  must ensure that you have all necessary rights (without infringing any third  party rights, including intellectual property rights, privacy rights, and moral  rights) to that Content.

The rights holder may opt out of the agreement  at any time by emailing socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au

Hashtagging   your photos and videos with #DiscoverTasmania, #TassieStyle or tagging   @Tasmania does not guarantee that your Content will be used and we   reserve the right to refuse to accept, post or transmit the Content for   any reason or remove the Content for any reason and at any time, at our   discretion.

If your photo or video is used on In-Platform social   media feeds on Tourism Tasmania's digital platforms (including   DiscoverTasmania.com.au and GoBehindTheScenery.com.au) utilising a   social media aggregation tool, your social media handle will always be   credited and, where possible, linked back to the social media account   from which the content was posted.

When utilising social media   aggregation tools to display a social media feed on digital screens   other than personal media devices (i.e.: fixed digital display   installations, temporary event digital displays, etc), Tourism Tasmania   will contact the owner of the Content as a courtesy to check if the   rights holder is happy for their photo or video hashtagged   #DiscoverTasmania or #TassieStyle or tagged with @Tasmania to be   included on said In-Platform social media feeds. Tourism Tasmania does   not claim ownership rights to third party content accessed via social   media (displayed or otherwise). Where agreement has been secured to use   hashtagged or tagged social media content, the rights holder may opt out   of the agreement at any time by emailing socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au.

Tourism   Tasmania will not use your Content outside of these social media   channels or social media aggregation tools, nor will content be posted   without credit to the rights holder.

If your Content is identified   to fill the needs of our Visual Library and/or owned content database,   Tourism Tasmania will contact the rights holder to negotiate the correct   licencing options.

If you have any questions about this policy, or you wish to revoke this licence, you may contact us in writing at socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au and inform us that you no longer want us to use your photo or video.

Tourism Tasmania acts in good faith in accordance with Instagram's Terms of Use.

Twitter

The following are Tourism Tasmania's current @Tasmania Twitter terms of use:

Tourism   Tasmania has created this profile to be a hub for people who are   planning to visit, have visited, or simply have a great love for   holidays in Tasmania. Here you'll find general information and tips on   travelling to Tasmania, as well as plenty of images, videos and articles   that help capture the Tasmanian experience. We welcome people to share   their Tasmanian images, videos and comments.

Tourism Tasmania does   not accept responsibility for the comments of followers of the profile.   It's also important to note that engagements with Tourism Tasmania's   @Tasmania Twitter profile are not representative of the opinions of   Tourism Tasmania or the Tasmanian Government, nor do we confirm their   accuracy.

We encourage the expression of opinions and free, frank   and fearless discussion, but we do want people to act responsibly and   courteously.

We reserve the right to remove comments or posts if they contain:

  • violent,   obscene, profane, hateful, derogatory, illegal or racist comments,   content, links or images or incite such comment or behaviour
  • comments that threaten or defame any person or organisation
  • solicitations, advertisements, or endorsements of any financial or commercial organisations
  • multiple successive off-topic posts by a single user
  • repetitive posts copied and pasted or duplicated by single or multiple users
  • offensive, inaccurate, false, misleading or deceptive comments or content
  • material which infringes third party intellectual property rights
  • any other inappropriate content or comments as determined at Tourism Tasmania's absolute discretion

Tourism Tasmania reserves the right to ban users who do not comply with this policy.

Tourism   Tasmania does NOT claim ANY ownership rights to photos, videos and   articles that you tag @Tasmania or hashtag with #DiscoverTasmania or   #TassieStyle. However, by using these tags Tourism Tasmania is granted,   by virtue of and subject to Twitter's Terms of Use, a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, revocable,   non-transferable, perpetual sub-licence (subject to revocation) to   share, repost, use, and/or publicly display and/or reproduce, your   photo, video or article including and without limitation through any   relevant social media channels, pages or accounts administered by   Tourism Tasmania and on In-Platform social media feeds on Tourism   Tasmania's digital platforms (including DiscoverTasmania.com.au and   GoBehindTheScenery.com.au) utilising a partner social media aggregation   tool. Further, by submitting content using these tags and consistent   with Twitter's Terms of Use you acknowledge that no royalties or other   remuneration will be paid or payable to you for your user content, or   for the granting of the rights described above (for uses and rights   beyond Twitter please see the paragraph below.) You will be credited for any Content shared on   Tourism Tasmania's official social media channels and In-Platform   social media feeds on Tourism Tasmania's digital platforms. You retain   ownership of all intellectual property rights in the Content, and the   right to use the Content for your own purposes or let others use your   Content for their purposes. You must ensure that you have all necessary   rights (without infringing any third party rights, including   intellectual property rights, privacy rights, and moral rights) to that   Content.

If Tourism Tasmania wishes to modify, delete from, add to,  and/or reproduce your photo or video, including editing, compiling and assembling  video works, with or without captioning or the use of photographic works as  underlying works compiled into moving image without limitation through relevant  social media channels, pages or accounts administered by Tourism Tasmania,  Tourism Tasmania will contact the rights holder for written permission. You  acknowledge that no royalties or other remuneration will be paid or payable to  you for your content, or for the granting of the rights described above. You  will be credited for any Content shared on Tourism Tasmania's official social  media channels. You retain ownership of all intellectual property rights in the  Content, and the right to use the Content for your own purposes or let others  use your Content for their purposes. You must ensure that you have all  necessary rights (without infringing any third party rights, including  intellectual property rights, privacy rights, and moral rights) to that  Content.

The rights holder may opt out of the agreement  at any time by emailing socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au

Hashtagging your photos, videos and articles with   #DiscoverTasmania, #TassieStyle or tagging @Tasmania does not guarantee   that your Content will be used and we reserve the right to refuse to   accept, post or transmit the Content for any reason or remove the   Content for any reason and at any time, at our discretion.

If your   photo, video or article is used In-Platform social media feeds on   Tourism Tasmania's digital platforms (including DiscoverTasmania.com.au   and GoBehindTheScenery.com.au) utilising a social media aggregation   tool, your social media handle will always be credited and, where   possible, linked back to the social media account from which the content   was posted.

When utilising social media aggregation tools to   display a social media feed on digital screens other than personal media   devices (i.e.fixed digital display installations, temporary event   digital displays etc), Tourism Tasmania will contact the owner of the   Content as a courtesy to check if the rights holder is happy for their   photo, video or article hashtagged #DiscoverTasmania or #TassieStyle or   tagged with @Tasmania to be included on said In-Platform social media   feeds. Tourism Tasmania does not claim ownership rights to third party   content accessed via social media (displayed or otherwise). Where   agreement has been secured to use hashtagged or tagged social media   content, the rights holder may opt out of the agreement at any time by   contacting socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au.

Tourism   Tasmania will not use your Content outside of these social media   channels or social media aggregation tools, nor will content be posted   without credit to the rights holder.

If your Content is identified   to fill the needs of our Visual Library and/or owned content database,   Tourism Tasmania will contact the rights holder to negotiate the correct   licencing options.

If you have any questions about this policy, or you wish to revoke this licence, you may contact us in writing at socialmedia@tourismtasmania.com.au and inform us that you no longer want us to use your photo or video.

Tourism Tasmania acts in good faith in accordance with Twitter's Terms of Service.