Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

This website is the property of the Mornington Peninsula Regional Tourism Board, 4/2a Carbine Way, Mornington VIC 3931 Australia.

While Hands Up Mornington Peninsula endeavours to take reasonable care in preparing and maintaining the information on this website we do not warrant the accuracy, reliability, adequacy or completeness of any of the website content. You acknowledge and accept that the website content may include technical inaccuracies and typographical errors. The website content is subject to change at any time without notice and may not necessarily be up to date or accurate at the time you view it. It is your responsibility to enquire with Hands Up Mornington Peninsula directly to ensure the accuracy and currency of the material or information you seek to rely upon. To the extent permitted by law, including the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth), Hands Up Mornington Peninsula disclaims all liability for loss directly or indirectly arising from your use of or reliance on the website and the website content. Hands Up Mornington Peninsula does not guarantee that access to the Hands Up Mornington Peninsula website will be uninterrupted or that the website is free from viruses or anything else which may damage any computer which accesses the Hands Up Mornington Peninsula website or any data on such a computer.  The information provided to you through this website is solely for your personal and/or internal business needs. The use of this information is restricted in that you may not remove any proprietary rights notices, change the information or make it available to third parties. 

This website contains links to other websites operated by organisations other than Hands Up Mornington Peninsula. These links are provided for your convenience and should not be seen as an endorsement of those sites or the information they provide.  Unless otherwise indicated, Hands Up Mornington Peninsula does not control, endorse, sponsor or approve any such third party websites or their content, nor does Hands Up Mornington Peninsula provide any warranty or take any responsibility whatsoever for any aspect of those websites or their content.

Intellectual Property

The materials displayed on this website, including without limitation all editorial materials, information, photographs, illustrations, artwork and other graphic materials, and names, logos and trademarks, are the property of Hands Up Mornington Peninsula and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. Any such content may be displayed and printed solely for your personal, non-commercial use within your organisation provided that any copyright notice on such a display or page is not removed. You agree not to reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate any such material to any third party without the express prior written consent of Hands Up Mornington Peninsula. 

Save for the above, and unless expressly granted, Hands Up Mornington Peninsula does not grant any licence or right in, or assign all or part of, its intellectual property rights in the content or applications incorporated into the Hands Up Mornington Peninsula website or in the user interface of the Hands Up Mornington Peninsula website.

Operation of the site

a.  The Hands Up Mornington Peninsula Site enables volunteers to access volunteer opportunities, these opportunities will be posted electronically by participating organisations.

b.  While we operate the Hands Up Mornington Peninsula Site, we exercise no editorial control over much of the content on the site and in most cases the content on the Hands Up Mornington Peninsula site is provided by the individual volunteer or organisations or other third parties.

c.  Hands Up Mornington Peninsula aims to match your interest in pursuing volunteering with similar opportunities offered by the participating organisations. Once you have applied for an opportunity and been approved by the participating organisation, the organisation will contact you directly via the contact details provided through your profile to discuss the opportunity further.

d.  Correspondence or dealings between volunteer and involving organisation or any other third parties are solely between you and those organisations or third parties. Hands up Mornington Peninsula are making no recommendation in relation to the appropriateness of any volunteering opportunity. Hands Up Mornington Peninsula does not contract with you and are not responsible in any way for any legal or other requirements relating to any volunteering opportunity. By signing up to Hands Up Mornington Peninsula and applying for opportunities you agree that we will not be liable or responsible for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of your dealings with an organisation.

e.  Hands Up Mornington Peninsula do not monitor or exercise editorial content over third party content, however Hands Up Mornington Peninsula reserve the right at our discretion to;

- Access or examine third party content

- Refuse to provide any content provided by you to an organisation (regardless of whether you were responding to an opportunity) and

- Move, remove or disable access to third party content which we consider, in our sole opinion to breach any applicable law or to be otherwise unacceptable.

Your use of the site

a.  As a volunteer or organisation utilising Hands Up Mornington Peninsula, you must not post any content that:

- You do not have the right to post

- Is defamatory or in contempt of any legal or other proceedings

- Is misleading or deceptive

- Incites hatred or discrimination against any group of persons being a group defined by reference to colour, race, sex, origin, nationality or ethnic or national origins

- Denounces religious or political beliefs

- Includes religious or political material which is or is likely to be offensive

- Is indecent, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, offensive or of doubtful propriety or of a menacing character or is likely to annoy or concern

- Infringes any copyright, trademark, patent or other intellectual property right of another person

- Impersonates any person or misrepresents your relationship with any person

- Contains any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material

Use of the Hands Up Mornington Peninsula site is at your own risk

      a.  The use of Hands Up Mornington Peninsula is at your own risk, you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any content, including reliance on the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any content.

      b.  Hands Up Mornington Peninsula endeavours to provide a convenient and functional site but cannot guarantee that the content will be error free or that the site or server that operates it are free of viruses or other harmful components.


The collection, use, and disclosure of your personal and health information via this website is governed by the Hands Up Mornington Peninsula Privacy Policy.


You may request certain information be treated as confidential; however, the final decision for making the document confidential resides with Hands Up Mornington Peninsula

Website security 

The Transactions are facilitated via a secure website(s). However, website security cannot be guaranteed, and you acknowledge that any information you send via the website may be intercepted by others. Hands Up Mornington Peninsula shall have no liability for the interception or loss of information through the website by unauthorised third parties.

Accuracy of Transaction information

It is your responsibility to verify that all Transaction information submitted is correct. You will not be able to change it once it has been submitted. Printing of the Transaction confirmation for future reference is recommended. Hands Up Mornington Peninsula shall have no liability for transactions which are incorrect due to inaccurate information or for loss of information caused by factors outside Hands Up Mornington Peninsula’s control.

Limitation of liability

Except as expressly provided by law, Hands Up Mornington Peninsula accepts no liability for any loss, damage or expense incurred or suffered as a direct or indirect result of the use of this website or a Transaction. You agree that any dispute in relation to your use of the website will be governed by the laws of Victoria and shall be determined in that jurisdiction.

Service Availability

Hands Up Mornington Peninsula makes no representation or warranty, express or implied, about the availability or response time of this website. Hands Up Mornington Peninsula has the right at any time without prior notice or any liability to you, to cancel or suspend the website or any or all of the Transaction services available and /or to substitute alternative services.


Hands Up Mornington Peninsula may vary these terms and conditions from time to time without notification and it is your responsibility to ensure you are familiar with them before each use of the website.


These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the State of Victoria, Australia. In the event that a dispute arises from these Website Terms and Conditions, each of Hands Up Mornington Peninsula and you agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria, Australia.