Terms of Use

  1. Website Terms and Conditions

This website and the publications, content and other materials made available through it (together, “Website”) is operated by Ascension Magazine (“us”).

Your access to, and use of, the Website is conditional on you agreeing to the terms set out here and elsewhere on the Website (together “Terms”). We may amend the Terms at any time, and will flag such amendments on the homepage. You should visit this page to review the Terms when that happens.

In continuing to access the Website, you accept, and agree to comply with, the Terms and any such amendments. If you disagree with them, you may (as your sole remedy) immediately discontinue using the Website. If you breach the Terms, your right to use and access the Website automatically ceases.

Please review our privacy policy to understand our practices regarding the information we collect about you through the Website. The privacy policy is located at https://www.ascensionmag.com/.  By registering on or using the Website, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your information in accordance with the privacy policy.

  1. Intellectual Property Rights

Information, graphics, images, videos, advertisements and other content (“Material”) on this Website has been provided by a variety of sources. Ownership of copyright in that Material is owned by us or our suppliers and contributors. The Material may not be passed off as your own. You may display the Material on a computer screen, but you must not copy, modify, publish, re-transmit, distribute, perform or create derivate works from the Material, or frame any part of this Website, without our prior written permission.

  1. Your Use of the Website

You must not use this Website in any way or for any purpose that is unlawful, or violates our intellectual property or other rights, or those of any third party, or that breaches these Terms. You must also not:

  • disrupt or interfere with the Website or any servers, software, hardware or equipment connected to it;
  • restrict or inhibit any other user from using or enjoying the Website;
  • use the Website to transmit any material that is defamatory, offensive, vulgar, racist, obscene, abusive, threatening, harassing, invasive of another’s privacy or confidentiality, or similarly inappropriate;
  • introduce into the Website, any “back door”, “logic/time bomb”, “Trojan Horse”, “worm”, “drop dead device”, “virus” or other software intended or designed to permit unauthorised access to or use of any systems or data, or to disable, damage, corrupt or erase, or disrupt or impair the normal operation of, computer systems or associated data (together, “Harmful Code”); or
  • breach any applicable law (in any country) regarding your use of the Website;
  1. User-Generated Content

4.1 If you wish to contribute creative content to this Website (including the magazine published through it), please visit our contributor page at https://www.ascensionmag.com/.  You agree to the terms on that page in contributing any such content

4.2 You agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback or other information about the Website (“Submissions”) which you provide us are non-confidential and will become our sole property. We will own all intellectual property rights in, and will be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of, these Submissions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

  1. Indemnity

You indemnify us, and will keep us indemnified, against all loss, damage, liability, expense or cost of any nature (including all legal and other professional costs on a full indemnity basis) (“Loss”) incurred by us in connection with your use of or access to the Website, or any breach of the Terms (except to the extent we directly caused the Loss).

  1. Advertisements

The Website may contain third party advertisements. Such advertisements do not in any way imply that we endorse or recommend the advertiser, its products, services or websites (even if linked). You must deal with the relevant advertiser regarding the advertiser and its products and/or services. To the extent permitted by law, we disclaim all responsibility for any interaction between you and the third party and have no liability in relation to such interaction.

  1. Disclaimer

We will attempt to ensure that the Material on this Website is correct, however we cannot guarantee its accuracy, suitability or completeness. That Material is provided to you on an “as is basis” without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability arising from or relating to your use of this Website or your reliance on Material contained on it – and to the extent this exclusion is prohibited by applicable law, we limit our warranties and liability to the maximum extent allowed by applicable law and otherwise as set out in clause 8.

This Website may contain links to other websites operated by third parties. We make no representation as to the accuracy or suitability of any of the information contained on those other websites, and do not accept any responsibility or liability for, or give any endorsement in respect of, the conduct, content or products or services of those other websites or their operators.

Although we take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of Harmful Code to the Website, we do not guarantee or warrant that it or materials that may be downloaded through it do not contain such code. We are not liable for any damages or harm attributable to such Harmful Code.

  1. Limitation of Liability

To the fullest extent allowed by law, neither we, nor our suppliers or contributors are liable for any Loss whatsoever (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special and/or consequential damages or lost profits) resulting from your use of or access to, or your inability to use or access, the Website or any Material – and to the extent of any liability that cannot be so excluded, our liability (and the liability of our suppliers and contributors) is limited at our option to the following:

  • In the case of services:
    • The supply of the services again; or
    • The payment of the cost of having services supplied again; and
  • In the case of goods:
    • The replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods;
    • The repair of such goods;
    • The payment of the cost of replacing the goods or acquiring equivalent goods; or
    • The payment of the cost of having the goods repaired.
  1. Termination

We may terminate these Terms and your access to the Website at any time without notice. You must then immediately cease accessing and using the Website. All restrictions imposed on you, licences granted by you and all disclaimers, indemnities and limitations of liability set out in the Terms will survive.

  1. Miscellaneous

If any provision of the Terms is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of law, such invalidity or unenforceability will not affect the remainder of the Terms, which will continue in full force and effect. The Terms are governed by and will be interpreted in accordance with the laws of Victoria, Australia and all disputes arising from the Terms will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of that State.