Hardie Grant grants you an annual license to use Content from Halliday Wine Companion subject to the following conditions:

  • You have accepted these terms and conditions by signing up to a Winery, Distributor or Retail subscription plan for Halliday Wine Companion.
  • You continue to comply with the following terms and conditions.

By Content we mean all wine reviews, including ratings of wines reviewed, reviews of wines and part of reviews, roundels, Awards and all other material of any kind whatsoever and wheresoever published, whether on the Website and any associated applications or in any other publications, digital or analogue.

By Website we mean the website at wineompanion.com.au. By book we mean Halliday Wine Companion.

Your license entitles you to reproduce and use Content in accordance with the category of user (Winery (Vintage & Platinum,) Distributor, Retailer) selected by you solely in connection with the promotion and sale of wines by retail or wholesale, whether from your retail premises, by mail order, in Cellar Door or through an online facility.

You may only use Content for wines you sell.

You must ensure that any Content you use is current and up to date at the time of reproduction, as this Content may change over time.

You may not alter any Content in any way except to abridge it for advertising or marketing purposes provided that such abridgement does not alter, change or misrepresent the sense or meaning of a review or of the rating of the wine reviewed or adversely impact moral rights in that Content.

You may not under any circumstances alter, change or misrepresent the rating of any wine reviewed or any review of any wine or use it otherwise than in connection with the sale and promotion of the wine reviewed.

When you use Content, you must:

  1. acknowledge our copyright in it by including the following copyright notice: © Halliday Wine Companion; and
  2. a link to the Website winecompanion.com.au.

If you use Content otherwise than in accordance with this license, we are entitled to terminate the license forthwith on notice to you, and on receiving such notice you must immediately remove all references and links to the Content from your sales and promotional material forthwith. You will not be entitled to any refund or partial refund of any license fees in the event that we terminate this license for non-compliance.

We reserve the right to monitor your usage of Content to ensure usage is in line with brand guidelines provided to you on subscribing/renewing your membership.

Upon termination of your Winery, Distributor or Retailer subscription you must remove all references to Content from Halliday Wine Companion within 30 days from your marketing material, including online material on your website as well any physical material, including but not limited to flyers, brochures, handouts, and posters.