Copyright and Terms of Use

Copyright Equest Events NZ, 2012, 2013.

The materials found on this website are copyrighted as the property of Equest Events NZ and may not be reproduced without the express written permission of Equest Events NZ.

Privacy Statement

Equest Events NZ maintains this web site as a public service to the NZ equestrian community.  The following is the privacy policy for this site (all publicly accessible pages):

If you send us a message that contains personally identifying information, or fill out a form that transmits this information to us, we will only use the personally identifiable information for the reasons for which it was provided.  We will not sell or pass on your personal information except where directed by a NZ legal demand.

For site management functions, information is collected for analysis and statistical purposes.  This information is not reported or used in any manner that would reveal personally identifiable information.  We use log analysis tools to create summary statistics, which are used for purposes such as assessing what information is of most interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.

Please be aware that all name and contact information accessible on this site is presumed to be public, if you do not want your name or contact details published in relation to an event then please do not submit this information.

HyperLinks

Any links outside the Equest Events NZ web site are provided as a convenience to our viewers.  Equest Events NZ has no control over the content of these linked sites.  Equest Events NZ does not necessarily endorse any products or services sold by any of these linked sites.   Equest Events NZ will link to sites only if they are determined to be aligned with the organisation's own goals and positions.  If you discover an error on one of the sites, contact the webmaster of that linked site.

Linking to the Equest Events NZ Web Site

What you can do:

You do not need to get advance permission to link to the Equest Events NZ web site if you are making a simple link to the Equest Events NZ homepage.

You may also link to one of our sub pages, where appropriate.  We reserve the right to change sub pages at any time without notice, so it is up to you to continuously verify your links to our sub pages.

Any link to our site should be a full forward link that passes the client browser to our site unencumbered.  The BACK button should return the visitor to your site if the visitor wishes to back out.

What you should not do:

Please do not capture our pages within your frames, or otherwise present our content as your own.  You should not link to individual calendars, graphics or tables within our pages, especially in an effort to place the downloading burden on our servers.  Such an action may be considered a misuse of our resources.

Please do not take our RSS feed (or other feeds) and use the information to populate your own calendar with an intent to republish that calendar as if it is your own.  If you take details of individual events with an intent to republish that information then please acknowledge that we were the source of the information for that event and place a live link to our website www.equestevents.co.nz. Please acknowledge each and every event that you source from us.

Please do not copy our html code, images or any other material on our site.

Reciprocal links

The Equest Events NZ Web site does not enter into reciprocal link agreements.  We provide links to sites that are appropriate to our mission.  Our creation of a link to your site does not obligate you to provide a link back to us, but you are, of course, welcome to do so.

Endorsements

Equest Events NZ does not endorse any of the external events, products, vendors, consultants, or documentation referenced in this web site.  Any mention of events, vendors, products, or services is for informational purposes only.

If there are any questions about endorsements or links, please contact Equest Events NZ Web Administration.

Disclaimer

All of the information provided is believed to be accurate and reliable; however, Equest Events NZ assumes no responsibility for any errors in dates, locations or any other information.  Further, Equest Events NZ assumes no responsibility for the use of the information provided.   Equest Events NZ specifically disclaims any and all liability for any claims or damages that may result from providing the information contained on the site, including any web sites maintained by third parties and linked to the Equest Events NZ web site.  The responsibility for external content rests with the organizations that provide the information.

Event details are subject to change, sometimes at short notice.   Often we are not notified of changes to events.  It is your responsibility to check with the event organisers before attending an event to ensure that you have up-to-date event information.

The inclusion of links from this site does not imply endorsement by Equest Events NZ.  Specific questions regarding an event should be directed to the appropriate organisation and not necessarily to the Equest Events NZ Webmaster.  Equest Events NZ makes no effort to independently verify, and does not exert editorial control over, information on pages outside of the Equest Events NZ domain.