Terms and Conditions of Use

This website (the “website”) is owned and operated by The Shalom Institute, of Shalom College, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia. The use of this website is governed by the following terms and conditions, as amended by us from time to time (the “Terms and Conditions”).

By using the website, you acknowledge that you have read and understood these Terms and Conditions, and agree to be bound by them. You should read and familiarise yourself with these Terms and Conditions prior to using the website. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the website.


We do not represent or warrant that the website will be accessible or available on a timely basis, or that access to the website will be uninterrupted or error free.  Nothing in these Terms and Conditions obliges us to continue operating all or any part of the website. We may modify or close down the website (or any part of it) at any time without any liability on our part.


We have implemented technical security measures to protect the content of information sent by you to us through this website. However, you acknowledge that we do not guarantee the security of the content of any such information, and it is entirely your responsibility to satisfy yourself as to whether our security measures are sufficient for your requirements.

Links to Third Party Sites

This website contains links to other websites maintained by third parties. We do not make any 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 the conduct, content or products or services of those other websites.

If this website contains third party advertisements (such as banner ads or referral buttons) which contain embedded links to other sites where goods or services are advertised, the placement of such advertisements on this site does not constitute the recommendation or endorsement by us of any goods or services advertised by the third party. The third party advertiser is solely responsible to you for any representations or offers made by it, and for any goods or services which you agree to purchase from those third parties.

Intellectual Property 

Unless otherwise indicated, intellectual property in all information, data, images, logos and trade marks contained in this website is owned by or licensed to us and all rights are reserved. Except as required for the purpose of using this website, or as otherwise permitted under by laws, you must not copy, reproduce, adapt, transmit, broadcast, make available, redistribute, publish or otherwise deal with any part of this website without our prior written consent. You must not use any trade marks, service marks or logos which appear or are used on this website, nor do anything to prejudice the rights of the owner or licensee of such trade marks, service marks or logos.


We do not warrant that any data (including any file) obtained through this website is free from computer viruses or other faults or defects.  It is your responsibility to ensure that you use appropriate virus scanning software. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused (whether negligently or otherwise) by any virus transmitted through this website.

Disclaimer and Indemnity

While we will attempt to ensure that the information provided on the website (including illustrations and specifications for products) is correct, we cannot guarantee its reliability, accuracy or completeness.  Such information is provided on an “as is” basis, without warranties of any kind, either express or implied.

In no event shall we, or any of our subsidiary companies or each of these companies’ officers, employees, agents, contractors or agents (altogether “Company and Staff”) be liable for any loss, damage, claim, expense, cost or liability arising from, or relating to, your use or non-use of the website, or your reliance upon information contained upon the website.

This does not exclude, restrict or modify any non-excludable condition, warranty, right or remedy conferred on you, or implied by the Trade Practices Act 1974 or any other consumer protection legislation whose operation cannot be excluded..  If we breach any condition or warranty implied by any such Act, our liability will (where permitted) be limited to whichever we see fit to provide of:

(a) in the case of the supply of goods – replacing or repairing the goods or supplying equivalent goods, or paying the cost of replacing or repairing the goods or of acquiring equivalent goods; and

(b) in the case of the supply of services – supplying the services again, or paying the cost of having the services supplied again.

You indemnify the Company and Staff and keep the Company and Staff indemnified in respect of any claim, liability, loss, damage, cost (including any legal cost) or expense which the Company and Staff or any of them may suffer or incur as a direct or indirect result of your wilful or negligent act or omission with regard to the website (or any part of it) or your breach of these Terms and Conditions.


Your ability to access and use the website may be terminated by us at any time without notice and without any liability to the Company and Staff.  Any indemnities given by you and limitations on the Company and Staff’s liability will survive such termination.

Compliance with Laws

You must comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and codes in relation to your access to, or use of the website.


A right relating to these Terms and Conditions may only be waived by us in writing. Our failure to exercise or enforce any rights or any provision of these Terms and Conditions will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by us in writing.

These Terms and Conditions are governed by, and are to be construed in accordance with, the laws in force in the State of New South Wales and Australia, you irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in that State.

If any provision of these terms and Conditions is held void, unenforceable or illegal, that provision will be severed, and the rest of these Terms and Conditions will have full force and effect.