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Wētā Workshop Unleashed - Contest Rules

These are the rules for participation in ‘Wētā Workshop Unleashed’s Creature and Character Hunt’ contest (referred to below as the “Contest”). These Rules make a contract between you (the person signing up for the Contest), and us (Wētā Workshop Limited, incorporated in New Zealand, the promoter of the Contest).

When you sign up for the Contest, you must use your real name. You promise us that all information you provide when you sign up is complete and accurate.

If you are under 15 your parent or legal guardian must provide their consent and must agree to these Rules and ensure you follow them. Otherwise, we may disqualify you from the Contest and/or collecting any prizes. .


The prizes are as follows:

  • • Voucher to spend at both Wētā Workshop’s tour and experience and retail locations, located in Wellington and Auckland, valued at approximately $500. Bundled with a family ticket to the SkyTower in Auckland valued at $75.

How to enter

To enter guests will be invited to play a simple game when embarking on a Wētā Workshop Unleashed tour and will enter by filling out the entry form that will be given to them before their experience starts, and handing it to a member of the Wētā Workshop Unleashed crew.

Entries open at midnight at the start of Saturday 1st October 2022 and close at midnight at the end of Sunday 16th October 2022 (New Zealand time).


To be eligible, you must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Have bought a ticket and embarked on a Wētā Workshop Unleashed experience during the dates of the Contest.

Employees and contractors of Wētā Workshop and their immediate families are not eligible to enter.

Prize draw

The prize winners will be randomly drawn on Monday 17th October 2022 from all eligible entries.

We will use reasonable efforts to contact the winners by phone and email.  If by Friday 21st October 2022 the winner has not claimed their prize, the prize will be forfeited and we may conduct a re-draw to award the prize to another eligible entrant.

Winner notification: The winner will be contacted by private message on the Wētā Workshop Unleashed Instagram page. If the winner is not contactable for 48 hours after being notified of winning, then Wētā Workshop can allocate the prize to another participant at its sole discretion.

No correspondence: Wētā Workshop’s decision regarding the Winner is final and no correspondence will be entered.

Prize rules

The prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable, non-exchangeable and cannot be redeemed for cash. We may substitute any of the prizes for alternative items of greater or equal value.

If the winner is under 15 years old, a parent or guardian must accompany him/her when accepting and/or using the prize.

Except as specified in these Rules, each winner is responsible for all costs that he or she might need to incur to accept or use any prize, or as a result of accepting or using any prize (including, for example, taxes, insurance, travel, accommodation, and/or other incidental expenses).

We will not be required to replace or repair a prize that is lost, stolen or damaged in transit after it has been dispatched to the delivery address provided by the winner.

General terms and conditions

We may disqualify you from participating in the Contest and/or collecting any prize if there are reasonable grounds to believe that you have violated any of these Rules or acted in a fraudulent or deceptive manner. 

By accepting the prize, each winner agrees that we may use his / her name and photo for publicity, promotional and media purposes without any further reference, payment or other compensation to them.

We will collect and use the information that you provide us when you sign up for the Contest, for the purposes of operating the Contest, and managing our relationship with you in connection with the Contest.  We may also use this information for internal market research and providing you with information about our products and services, although you can opt-out of receiving marketing messages at any time. We may also provide your information to our service providers for these purposes.  If you do not provide us with the information required by the Contest you may not be able to participate in the Contest. 

We may also use web analytics tools (including ‘cookies’) to track your usage of any apps or websites through which you participate in the Contest (including your mouse click activity and your IP address). 

You have a right to request access to, and correction of, the personal information we hold about you. 

Exclusion of liability
As far as allowed by law, Wētā Workshop will not be liable for any loss, damage or injury of any kind as a result of or in connection with the prize draw, the prizes or these terms, and in particular, any loss, damage or injury that the winner (or his or her guest, if applicable) might suffer in receiving or using any prize.

You acknowledge that the Contest  is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook and that Facebook does not have any liability to you in relation to the Contest.  You agree to fully release Facebook from any and all liability in relation to your participation in the Contest and use of any app or website through which you participate in the Contest.]

Other terms
These terms will be governed by New Zealand law.  Any dispute relating to the Contest, any prize or these terms will be a matter for the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the New Zealand courts.