Oyster Hunt Terms & Conditions

  1. These are the standard terms and conditions for competitions conducted or promoted by or in association with the Knysna Oyster Festival. Competition-specific rules may apply in addition to these standard terms and conditions to supplement these standard terms and conditions. In the event of a conflict between these standard terms and conditions and any competition-specific rules, the competition-specific rules will apply.
  2. Winners will be notified via email which is provided when downloading the Oyster Hunt game on the TurfHunt mobile application. Daily winners will also be announced at 8 am the following morning via Instagram & Facebook. The promoter will take all reasonable steps to notify the winner, however, in the event that the promoter is unable to contact the winner within 24 hours of selection, then a new winner will be selected.
  3. It is the player’s responsibility to ensure that the correct and true information that is required for you to enter is provided. Should any information prove to be invalid, inaccurate, false or misleading your entry shall be disregarded.
  4. Players must be at least 18 years old, or if not, assisted by a parent or legal guardian.Any prizes won by a minor that are inappropriate for minors (i.e. but not limited to alcohol) will be forfeited.
  5. Holiday prizes are only available to persons under the age of 18 if the prize winner has obtained written consent from a parent or guardian. Minors cannot make use of the holiday prizes unless accompanied by an adult over the age of 18.
  6. The player with the most points by 24h00 each day will win the daily prize for that day, should there be more than one player with the same number of points they will be entered into a random draw. The grand prize winner will be announced by the 20th of July 2022. No participant may win more than one daily prize.
  7. The selected winner will have to provide relevant details including valid identification for the prize to be redeemed. Prizes can be collected at the Visit Knysna Tourism office between 8 am – 5 pm.
  8. Entry to the game is free with no age limitations. 
  9. We and our affiliates are not responsible for any injury or damage to your or any other person’s computer, mobile telephone or other device used by you to enter into or obtain any materials related to the competition.
  10. The promoter reserves the right to request such documents or pictures as it may deem necessary in order to verify the identity of the participant. By entering the competition, the entrants accept permission for the promoter to use and share content across its digital platforms.
  11. Entries will be considered incomplete and thus disqualified if the participant does not provide all required information indicated under rule (2) including, but not limited to, name and surname and email address.
  12. The prize winner will be selected only when meeting the winning criteria first, during the competition period date. Prize winners will be notified by Knysna Oyster Festival using the appropriate personal details of the persons concerned which it has on record. Also, Knysna Oyster Festival reserves the right to publish the name, surname and/or photographs of the winner and the winner’s consents to such publication.
  13. Prize(s) are not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash. Depending on the nature of the prize, winners will have to collect it from the Visit Knysna Tourism office at their own cost.
  14. By virtue of participation, participants consent to the promoter obtaining, processing and retaining their personal information (Protected Personal Information), which may include the involvement of the promoter’s third-party agent. Also, participants consent to the promoter retaining their personal information for as long as is necessary, for the legitimate business interests of the promoter and that the promoter may take reasonable steps to update or destroy such information.
  15. Participants accept that Knysna Oyster Festival takes reasonable and practical steps to safeguard Protected Personal Information in its possession. In addition, it is possible for errors or malfunctions to occur. To the fullest extent permissible by law, participants hereby indemnify and hold harmless Knysna Oyster Festival, its employees and agents against any liability, damages and/or legal action whatsoever and howsoever arising, including negligence on the part of Knysna Oyster Festival, its employees or agents and Knysna Oyster Festival shall not accept liability for any damages or any type of loss suffered by participants who enter this promotional competition.
  16. The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters pertaining to the promotional competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  17. In the event that Knysna Oyster Festival makes an indulgence or deviation of these terms and conditions in favour of participants, then such indulgence or deviation shall not be misconstrued to be a breach or waiver of these terms and conditions or any rights of Knysna Oyster Festival.
  18. The prizes are: 

 Day 1

  • Knysna Rib Adventures for 2px (90 min) 
  • 2x Knysna Water-bike Vouchers 
  • R800 Quintet Voucher 
  • 1x bottle champagne sponsored by Knysna Fine Art Gallery 
  • 2x cappuccinos at Art Cafe on Queen 

Day 2

  • Signed Martin Hatchuel Book 
  • R200 Waterfront Voucher 
  • Breakfast & Cappuccino at Art Cafe on Queen 

Day 3 

  • 34 South Hamper 
  • R500 meal for 2px at Island Cafe (Turbine) 
  • R200 Waterfront Voucher 
  • 2x cappuccinos at Art Cafe on Queen 

Day 4

  • R200 The Farm Voucher 
  • R300 Bow Wow ZA voucher 
  • R500 Bargain Books Voucher 
  • 2x cappuccinos at Art Cafe on Queen 

Day 5

  • 34 South pullover 
  • Ocean Oddessey whale watching tour for 2px
  • R200 The Farm Voucher 
  • 2x Knysna Water-bike Vouchers 
  • 2x cappuccinos at Art Cafe on Queen 

Day 6

  • R200 The Farm Voucher 
  • 2x Knysna Wine Festival Tickets for Friday 
  • 2x cappuccinos at Art Cafe on Queen 
  • 1x 6pack Red Bridge Beers 

Day 7 

  • R250 @Coffee Cafe voucher 
  • 2x tickets to the Survivals at Art Cafe on Queen 
  • 30 min Simola Back Neck & Shoulder Massage 
  • 2x cappuccinos at Art Cafe on Queen 

Day 8

  • R300 waterfront voucher 
  • 45min float session at Ariel Wellness 
  • R200 Quintet Voucher 
  • 2x Knysna Water-bike Vouchers 
  • 2x cappuccinos at Art Cafe on Queen 

Day 9

  • R200 Gastro Pub Voucher 
  • R300 Waterfront Voucher
  • 34 South Cap 
  • 2x cappuccinos at Art Cafe on Queen 

Day 10 (Grand Prize) 

  • 3 Nights Accommodation @ Brenton Haven 
  • Knysna Rib Adventures for 2px (90 Min) 
  • 1x 12 pack red bridge beers 
  • 34 South Hoodie
  • R500 Misa PureCraft Voucher 
  • Couples Back Neck Shoulder Massage at The Turbine Spa 
  1. The prizes are subject to availability and not transferable for cash. The prize does not include transport to or from the hotel or locations or for the delivery of the prize.
  2. We and our affiliates will not be responsible for any harm, damage, loss or claim relating to the provision of any element of a prize or any changes to a prize that may be made at any time.
  3. You may not win a prize if it is unlawful for us to supply such a prize to you. If you do win such a prize, you will forfeit it.
  4. Coupons earned through the TurfHunt mobile application to our affiliate establishments, may only be redeemed within the TurfHunt application and are only redeemable once per player. Coupons are not transferrable for cash. You may not make use of a coupon if it is unlawful for you to use it.
  5. The following persons are excluded from participation in the promotional competition:
  1. a director, member, partner, employee or agent of, or consultant to Knysna Oyster Festival, The Knysna Municipality or the promoter (any person who directly or indirectly promotes, sponsors, organisers or conducts a promotional competition, or for whose benefit the promotional competition is promoted, sponsored, organised or conducted);
  2. any supplier of goods or services in connection with the promotional competition;
  3. the spouse, life partner, business partner, tenant or associate, or the natural or adopted parent, child, or sibling, of any of the persons specified above.