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Who can enter the competition?
The competition is open to children aged 5 to 12 years who create a poster. But here’s a bit more detail:
There’s a lot more detail about your eligibility in the competition rules
What can I win?
There will be five (5) Regional Winners. One (1) Regional Winner from each of the regions below will receive a prize consisting of a $1,500 cheque plus a Home Network Security (RRP$399) and a 24 month Maximum Security product (RRP$259)
There will be one (1) Ultimate Winner who will receive a cheque for an additional $1,500.
One (1) School Winner. A prize of $1500 will be awarded to the school where the Ultimate Winner is studying (to be awarded in the form of a cheque to the school)
The total prize value of all seven (7 ) prizes awarded to winners is $13,790.
What should my poster be about?
“We are connecting to the internet in more ways than ever, so what would you do to make the internet a safer place?”
The internet’s been around for a while and we can’t imagine life without it. So many good things have happened because of it: easy access to information, social networks, apps, YouTube videos, gaming, shopping, streaming music, raising awareness for great causes, and more.
But like anything else, it’s not perfect. There are trolls and hackers, ads we don’t care about, spam and fake news, and a lot less privacy. And now more than ever, it seems it’s harder to tell who you can trust and what’s actually true online.
Don’t get us wrong. We all love the internet. But there’s room for it to get better. So, if you could change one thing about the internet, what would it be? And how would you do it?
How to get started
Your poster entry must be:
You must register and upload your poster to this website in order to compete. Your poster must be:
Once you have uploaded your poster, you can also post it to us:
And we can’t stress it enough; please read the official rules for a lot more details. Good luck!
I am a teacher, can I upload multiple entries to the site?
Yes, you can upload a maximum of 30 entries per class.
I am a parent, can I upload multiple entries to the site?
Yes, you can upload a maximum of 3 entries.
What do I do after I upload my poster?
Get the word out to your friends and family! Winning this competition includes getting people to view and rate your poster, as well as the input of the judging panel. So don’t waste time – the sooner the better!
How will the posters be judged?
Winning posters will be selected based on a combination of ratings and number of views, as well as scores assigned by an objective, independent panel of judges scoring on:
When does the competition end?
You must submit your poster by 11:59:59 PM AEST November 1st , 2017.
People can view, comment and rate your video or poster entry until 11:59:59 PM AEST on November 8th, 2017.
How will I know if I’m a finalist or if I’ve won anything?
You will be contacted sometime on our around November 16th 2017 if you’re a finalist or winner.
Who needs to register on the competition site?
Anyone can view posters during the competition, but if you want to enter the competition, rate or comment on someone else’s poster, you need to register on the site.
Who do I contact for help?
Have a question not answered here, or a comment about the website or competition? Contact us.