Terms and Conditions

1. Introduction

(a) In these terms and conditions (the Terms and Conditions), “we”, “our” or “us” means arabianexpedition.

(b) Please read the Terms and Conditions carefully as they apply to your use of the internet site www.arabianexpedition.com or any other arabianexpedition owned and operated internet site, including but not limited to  (the Site(s)). By using the Site(s) you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions including those revisions referred to in (c).

(c) We may revise the Terms and Conditions from time to time by updating this posting. The revised terms will take effect when they are posted.

(d) Your use of some parts or features of the Site(s) may be governed by additional terms and conditions. Where this is the case you will be notified accordingly, and those additional terms and conditions:

(i) will apply to your use of such parts or features of the Site(s) in addition to these terms and conditions; and

(ii) will prevail over the Terms and Conditions to the extent of any inconsistency.

2. Intellectual Property Rights

(a) You acknowledge that the Content on the Site(s) is subject to copyright, trade mark and possibly other intellectual property rights. In these Terms and Conditions, “Content” means anything that you may see, read, hear, upload, download or access on or via the Site(s) (including but not limited to messages, files, data, software, images, artwork, graphics, design, photographs, illustrations, text, music, songs, videos, tags and other materials or subject-matter on the Site(s)).

(b) Unless you are expressly authorised by us, or otherwise by law, you must not do any of the following yourself, or permit or authorise any other person to:

(i) sell, reproduce, publish, distribute, communicate to the public (e.g. by making available online or electronically transmitting) modify, display, perform in public, prepare derivative works based on or make an adaptation of, repost or otherwise use any of the Content (or any readily identifiable portion of the Content) in any way without our prior written consent; or

(ii) otherwise infringe the intellectual property rights of any person in using the Site(s) or any Content.

(c) Nothing you do on or in relation to the Site(s) will transfer any intellectual property rights to you or license to you any intellectual property rights unless this is expressly stated.

(d) You agree that arabianexpedition owns the copyright and trade marks in the marketing logo “arabianexpedition “, the domain name(s) arabianexpedition,  the advertising tag line(s) appearing in arabianexpedition advertisements on the Site(s) and the corporate logo “arabianexpedition” (the arabianexpedition Trade Marks). arabianexpedition reserves all rights in relation to the arabianexpedition Trade Marks. You agree not to use any of the arabianexpedition Trade Marks without our prior written consent. All other trade marks appearing on our Site(s) are the property of their respective owners.

(e) Maps that are presented in this website have been provided by NASA. arabianexpedition has to do the following in order to use these maps:

(i) NASA requires that they be provided a credit as the owners of the imagery; and

(ii) a URL be provided to the Visible Earth . More Information can be found at: 

3. Content of the Site(s)

(a) We attempt to keep the Content of the Site(s) up to date. However, we do not warrant the accuracy or currency of the Content.

(b) You acknowledge that the Content on the Site(s) is subject to change at any time.

(c) All prices quoted on the Site(s) are in Australian dollars unless otherwise indicated.

(d) Prices quoted on the Site(s) should be used as a guide only as they may change from time to time.

(e) Some of the Content on the Site(s), including articles, sponsorships and promotions, constitute paid advertising (Sponsored Content). This means that arabianexpedition may have received a payment or other benefit in return for publishing or disseminating the Sponsored Content on the Site(s). arabianexpedition does not verify, endorse or otherwise approve Sponsored Content.

(f) The views which are expressed by members of the public who have uploaded Content to the Site(s) are not our views and we accept no liability in respect of any Content posted on the Site(s) by third parties, nor are we responsible for its content or accuracy. Any reliance you place on Content posted on the Site(s) is at your own risk.

(g) If you consider any Content that has been posted to the Site(s) is offensive, unsuitable or has in some other way breached these Terms and Conditions, please email us at feedback@tourism.australia.com with a link to the relevant Content and your reasons for objecting to it. We will consider your objection and determine whether the Content should be removed at our sole discretion.

4. Your Use of the Site(s)

(a) You must not:

(i) use the Site(s) without the authority and supervision of a parent or guardian, if you have not reached the age of majority under any Applicable Law;

(ii) disrupt or interfere with the Site(s) or servers or other software, hardware or equipment connected to or via the Site(s);

(iii) reproduce any Content from our Site(s) without our express written permission, which we may withhold or grant (on terms acceptable to us), in our absolute discretion;

(iv) violate any applicable law relating to your use of the Site(s); or

(v) use or disseminate personal data or private information about other users of the Site(s).

(b) In these Terms and Conditions, Applicable Law in relation to any person, action or thing means the following in relation to that person, action or thing:

(i) any law, rule or regulation of any country (or political sub-division of a country);

(ii) any obligation under any licence in any country (or political sub-division of a country); and

(iii) any lawful and binding determination, decision or direction of a regulator in any country (or political sub-division of a country).

5. Links, Downloads, Plug-ins, Features and Advertisements

(a) We have not reviewed all of the websites, downloads, plug-ins, features or advertisements linked to the Site(s) and are not responsible for the content or accuracy of any such off-Site materials, including any websites linked to the Site(s) through advertisements or search engines (collectively, Third Party Material). The linking of our Site(s) to any Third Party Material does not imply that we endorse the linked material, and you use the links at your own risk. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for any claims, losses, costs, expenses or damages of any kind (including legal fees) arising out of your use of these links or of the descriptions or information supplied there.

(b) You agree that you will not misuse any downloadable Content included on the Site(s), including but not limited to, reproducing, adapting, communicating the Content to the public, including the Content on another website or making misleading or false representations about the Content, unless expressly authorised by arabianexpedition.

(c) Your correspondence or dealings with, or participation in promotions or business of, advertisers on the Site(s) are solely between you and such advertisers. We will not be liable or responsible for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of advertisements on the Site(s).

6. Posting to the Site(s)

(a) There may be facilities in the Site(s) for you to submit or post Content to the Site(s). For Content you submit for posting to the Site(s) (in whatever format):

(i) you absolutely and unconditionally assign (and agree to use your best endeavours to procure any relevant third parties to absolutely and unconditionally assign) to us all right, title and interest in all intellectual property rights in any Content you submit to the Site(s);

(ii) you agree that whether and in what form the Content is published on the Site(s) is at arabianexpedition’s sole discretion;

(iii) you give unconditional consent for the Content to be altered, edited or adapted as arabianexpedition or a sub-licensee thinks fit, including in a way that would otherwise be a breach of your moral rights. This consent extends to licensees and successors in title, and to all persons who are authorised by the owner or prospective owner, or by such a licensee or successor in title, to do acts comprised in the copyright;

(iv) you agree that you do not require, nor does anyone else require, attribution for the Content; and

(v) you acknowledge that you may be held legally responsible for the Content you submit. You acknowledge that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of such Content.

(b) For Content you submit for posting to the Site(s) (in whatever format) you agree not to:

(i) upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, pornographic, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, related to gambling, libellous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or radically, ethnically or otherwise objectionable, including but not limited to;

(A) Content that depicts or alludes to or promotes offensive or illegal behaviour;

(B) Content that exploits people in a sexual or violent manner;

(C) Content that harasses or advocates harassment of others;

(D) Content that promotes or incites racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual;

(E) Content that contains nudity, violence, or contains a link to an adult website;

(F) Content that provides any telephone numbers, street addresses, last names, personal banking or financial information, URLs or email addresses;

(G) Content that promotes information that the user knows is false or misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libellous;

(H) Content that furthers or promotes any criminal activity or enterprise or provides instructional information about illegal activities including, but not limited to making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone’s privacy or creating computer viruses; or

(I) Content that includes a photograph or image of another person or another person’s property that has been submitted without that person’s consent (or where that person is under the age of majority under an Applicable Law, the consent of their parent or legal guardian);

(i) impersonate any person or entity, or falsely misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

(ii) upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that you do not have the right to make available under any Applicable Law or under any contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as a part of employment relationships);

(iii) upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trade mark, confidential information, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;

(iv) upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising and promotional materials; or

(v) upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any malicious code;