Privacy Policy

This privacy policy applies to your use of the site located at  www.australianberries.com.au.

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association complies with the National Privacy Principles contained in the Commonwealth Privacy Act and this privacy statement sets out details of:

  • How Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association collects your personal information
  • What information Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association may collect
  • How Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association uses your information
  • How Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association stores your information
  • Who can access your information
  • Your access to your information

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association updates this privacy policy and you should review this section of the site regularly for updates. All personal information collected and held by Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association is held in accordance with the current version of this privacy policy.

How Australian Blueberry Growers' Association collects your information

Automatic Data Collection

If you access the site, the Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association server may automatically log and store certain information provided by your computer or web browser.

The site uses "cookies" to automatically collect information from site users. Cookies are small pieces of data that allow Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association to identify your computer and details of your previous visits including user preferences for the site. Unless you have configured your browser to alert you to the site using Cookies, this information is collected automatically. By using this site you are deemed to consent to the use of Cookies. If you have configured your browser to disable, reject or delete cookies, you may not be able to access all of the content at the site.

Web Forms

To access certain information on the site or to sign up to any notification, you may be asked to provide personal information by completing and submitting an online form. By clicking on the submit link, you consent to Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association collecting, storing and using the information submitted in accordance with this privacy policy. Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association notes that information submitted through online forms are not necessarily secure and may be intercepted or viewed by a third party.

What information Australian Blueberry Growers' Association may collect

By using the site you consent to Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association collecting your information including:

Web Form Information

  • your name
  • your gender
  • your email address
  • your telephone number

Automatic Data Information

  • your IP address;
  • the type of browser and operating system you are using
  • the IP address or URL of any site which referred you to the site
  • the date and time of your visit
  • what information you access at the site
  • how often you access the site
  • what third party links, content or sites you access through links at the site

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association does not use this site to collect sensitive information about you (eg. racial or ethnic origin, membership of political bodies, religion, membership of a trade union or professional or trade association, sexual preferences, criminal record or health).

How Australian Blueberry Growers' Association uses your informtion

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association may use your web form information, automatic information or any compilation of the information for the following purposes:

  • providing you with information about Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association including announcements, reports, newsletters, marketing materials; offers, information updates and, where you have consented legal notices
  • providing you with third party information and offers which may be interested in based on your information
  • evaluating, reviewing and auditing site user data, including to improve or alter the site
  • complying with Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association's regulatory or other legal requirements including for the purposes of the Horticulture Code
  • any other purpose advised to you at the time at which your information was collected or to which you have given your consent

Australian Blueberry Growers' Association will not:

  • sell your information to a third party for the purposes of marketing
  • provide your information to any person outside Australia (except where compelled to do so under Australian law)
  • use your information for any purpose which is illegal

How Australian Blueberry Growers' Association stores your information

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association maintains a database of your information and may from time to time compare the information collected on this site with other information collected from you.

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association uses its best endeavours to secure its electronic information by locating your information on secured servers. Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association limits access to your information to only those employees or officers who need to know or use your information to perform their duties.

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association regularly reviews the information and storage procedures and takes steps to delete, remove, encode, de-identify or otherwise obscure your information once it is no longer required by Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association for the uses above.

Who Can Access Your Information

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association may disclose your information to:

  • any person including any regulatory authority where compelled to do so by a court order, exercise of a statutory power or otherwise where compelled by law (but only as required to comply with such order or law)
  • professional advisers of Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association including accountants and lawyers for the purposes of such advisers providing advice to Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association;
  • a third party service provider or contractor for the purpose of such third party providing the service or performing the contract (but only where the third party is bound to keep your information confidential)
  • an associate or related body corporate of Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association. Where Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association discloses your information to any of the above, it will take reasonable steps to ensure that your information remains confidential, and will only disclose such information as is necessary to comply with the purpose or requirement for which it is disclosed

Your Access To Your Information

You will update your automatically collected information each time you visit the site or access content, and you can request an update to your information here.

Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association will, if requested by you in accordance with the Privacy Act, allow reasonable access to you to access your information. If your information is incorrect, you may request that Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association corrects your information. Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association may charge a fee for providing you with access to or correction of your information. Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association will only correct your information if we are reasonably satisfied that it is incorrect.

To request an access or correction form or to enquire about this privacy policy, click here for details on how you can contact Australian Blueberry Growers’ Association.