Passengers from an Aurora Expedition cruise in the arctic. John Langton

Visit Arctic Voices for your chance to win a $20,400 cruise




    Everyone who visits Arctic Voices can enter to win this amazing Arctic Expedition for two, scheduled for 2 – 15 July 2019. The total prize value is AUD 20,400.

    The Prize: 'Across the Arctic Circle - Scotland, Norway & Spitsbergen'

    Follow the Vikings’ way from northeast Scotland to the land of the midnight sun. Enthusiastic historians and expert naturalists reveal the Orkney and Shetland islands, from Stone Age villages and Viking relics, to world class distilleries and spectacular birdlife. Follow migrating whales along Norway’s dramatic coast, visit picturesque fishing villages and toast your Arctic Circle crossing. In Spitsbergen, enter a polar wonderland, where delicate wildflowers adorn tundra and the summer sun never sets. This spectacular wilderness is the breeding ground of walruses, reindeers, various birds and polar bears.

    Expedition Highlights

    • Visit Stone Age villages in the Orkney Islands
    • Follow humpbacks migration to Norwegian coast
    • Lofoten Islands’ majestic fjords and soaring granite walls
    • Spot puffins, guillemots, fulmars and eagles
    • Toast your crossing of the Arctic Circle
    • Reindeer and ringed seals in Spitsbergen


    This prize is non-transferable, cannot be redeemed for cash and applicable only to the above mentioned expedition dates.

    The winner will be required to complete the Aurora Expeditions medical form which needs to be signed by a fully qualified medical practitioner 3-6 months prior to departure.

    Voyage Inclusions
    • Group sightseeing tour in Longyearbyen upon disembarkation (post voyage)
    • Group transfer from Polar Pioneer to airport in Longyearbyen 1-year membership to National Trust of Australia, including entry into over 300 properties within the UK
    • Accommodation on the Polar Pioneer in a Twin Private Economy cabin with daily cabin service
    • All meals, snacks, tea and coffee during voyage
    • All shore excursions and Zodiac (inflatable boat) cruises
    • Educational lectures and guiding services from our expert team
    • Access to our on-board doctor and basic medical services
    • A custom-designed polar expedition jacket to keep
    • Free gumboot hire during the voyage
    • Comprehensive pre-departure information
    • Professionally produced voyage journal (one per booking)
    • All entry fees to historic landing sites
    • All port taxes and charges

    About Aurora Expeditions

    Aurora Expeditions is an Australian-owned adventure company founded by renowned mountaineer and explorer, Greg Mortimer, and his wife Margaret. Over the past 25 years it has become the leader in small-group, expedition-style travel to polar regions and other wild places.

    Aurora Expeditions offers its passengers intimate experiences in remote destinations through a range of flexible, innovative itineraries. Some voyages offer mountain climbing, sea kayaking, camping, photography, and polar snorkelling and scuba diving options. Aurora Expeditions’ expert naturalists, geologists, historians, guides and crew help unlock the wonders of these special places.

    Committed to the preservation of the environment, Aurora Expeditions was one of the founders of the International Association of Antarctic Tour Operators (IAATO), which created the environmental protocols for all commercial visitors to Antarctica. This was followed up with the establishment of the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators (AECO), to manage respectable, environmentally friendly and safe expeditions in the Arctic. In doing so, Aurora Expeditions encourages its passengers to respectfully visit the planet’s wilderness areas and return as ambassadors charged with protecting these important regions.

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    Arctic Voices

    Terms and Conditions

    Game of chance

    Authorised under NSW Permit LTPS/17/20469.


    1. Information on how to enter and details of the prize form part of the Terms and Conditions. Entry into this competition is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.  
    2. To the extent of any inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions and any other reference to this competition, these Terms and Conditions will prevail.
    3. This game of chance will be titled “Arctic Voices” (‘Competition’)

    Who can enter

    1. Entry is open to all visitors to the Australian National Maritime Museum Arctic Voices exhibition (‘Exhibition’) who are 18 years of age or over. (‘Entrants’).
    2. The Promoter is the Australian National Maritime Museum, 2 Murray Street, Sydney NSW 2009 ph 02 9298 3777. (‘Promoter’).
    3. Employees, and their immediate families of the Promoter are not eligible to enter this competition. Immediate family means any of the following: spouse, ex-spouse, defacto spouse, child or step child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step parent, grandparent, step grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, brother, sister, step brother, step sister or 1st cousin.
    4. The Promotor may declare any or all entries made by the Entrant to be invalid if the Entrant fails to produce evidence of age.  

    How to enter

    1. To enter this competition an Entrant must provide requested information in each of the mandatory fields on a specified tablet provided by the Promoter within the Exhibition.
    2. Entrants must consent to receive promotional messages from the Promoter, including messages sent electronically for an unlimited period of time. The Promoter will provide the Entrant an option to opt out of receiving further promotional messages at each communication.

    When to enter

    1. The competition commences on xxx January 2017 at 9:30am AEST and closes 1st May 2018 AEST at 5pm (‘Promotional Period’).
    2. One winner with the correct answer will be drawn at the end of the Promotional Period,  by Michael Harvey, Assistant Director of Public Engagement and Research, or his nominee.
    3. The Promotor takes no responsibility for suspending or cancelling the competition due to error in services or equipment caused by infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud or technical failures beyond the control of the Promoter.
    4. The Promoter may select additional entry to be used as replacements in the event that the first Entrant chosen as a winner cannot satisfy these Terms and Conditions or refuse the prize.
    5. The winner will be notified by email within 5 days of the draw. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 3 days of notification, the Promoter reserves the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.

    Number of Entries permitted

    1. Entrants may enter the promotion once per visit over the Promotional Period. Only one (1) prize will be awarded per person over the entire Promotional Period.

               Prize on offer

    • 1 x Arctic expedition voyage for 2 adults on “ Across the Arctic Circle” from 2 July 2019 – 15 July 2019 (14 days) in a Twin private Economy cabin with en-suite bathroom facilities. Total value  AUD 20,400

    The following conditions & exclusions apply to the prize expedition:

            Voyage Exclusions

    • Air transport to and from the ship, unless specified
    • Airport arrival or departure taxes
    • Transfers not mentioned in the itinerary
    • Visa, passport, and vaccination charges
    • Travel insurance or emergency evacuation charges
    • Hotels and meals not included in voyage itinerary
    • Optional excursions not included in the voyage itinerary
    • Optional activity surcharge. Please contact us if you wish to book any optional activities, such as sea kayaking
    • All items of a personal nature including but not limited to: alcoholic beverages and soft drinks, laundry services, personal clothing, medical expenses, gratuities, and email or phone charges
    • Non-transferable, cannot be redeemed for cash and applicable only to the above mentioned expedition dates.
    1. By collecting the prize the winner agrees to their details being used in promotional material.

    Further Terms and Conditions

    1. The Promoter reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions if this competition cannot be run as originally planned.  The Promoter may also cancel or suspend this competition if an event beyond the control of the Promoter corrupts or affect the administration security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this competition. The Promoter will disqualify any individual who has tampered with the entry process or any other aspect of this competition.
    2. All entries become the property of the Promoter and cannot be returned. The Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who the Promoter has reason to believe has breached any of these conditions, or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the promotion. The Promoter’s legal rights to recover damages or other compensation are reserved.
    3. Winners are advised that tax implications may arise from them winning a Prize and they should seek independent financial advice prior to accepting a Prize.
    4. If the prize is unavailable, for whatever reason, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize for a prize of equal or greater value, subject to State Regulation. It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner must comply with all the conditions of use of the prize and prize supplier’s requirements. Each prize must be taken as stated and no compensation will be payable if a winner is unable to use the prize as stated.
    5. The prize, or any unused portion of the prize, is not transferable, not exchangeable, not refundable, cannot be sold or exchanged for cash and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
    6. The Promoter highly recommends a current residential street address be provided when requested for ease of correspondence and potential prize delivery. The Promoter makes all reasonable efforts to deliver prizes to the addresses provided by competition Entrants. The Promoter cannot guarantee that any prizes returned to the Promoter due to non-delivery at the provided address will be re-sent to the prize winner.
    7. The Promoter and their associated agencies, and companies associated with this promotion will take no responsibility for prizes delayed, damaged or lost in transit.
    8. The Promoter reserves the right to request winners to sign a winner’s deed of release or any other relevant forms or agreements that the Promoter deems necessary, to provide proof of identity, proof of age, proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address and/or proof of entry validity in order to claim a prize. Proof of identification, residency, age and entry considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of the Promoter. In the event that a winner cannot provide suitable proof, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.
    9. The Promoter reserves the right to rejudge in the event of an Entrant, claiming to be a winner, being unable to satisfy these Terms and Conditions.
    10. The judges’ decision in relation to any aspect of the competition is final and binding on each person who enters. No correspondence will be entered into.


    Copyright, Privacy, Statutory guarantees, Waiver and liability

    1. The Promoter and its related entities, collect competition Entrants’ personal information for the purpose of conducting this competition (including the review of entries received, the determination and notification of winners and analysis of results). By entering this competition an Entrant is providing consent to receiving marketing communications from the Promoter in accordance with clause 9.  An Entrant will not be able to participate in this competition if they do not provide the Promoter with requested contact details for the purposes set out in these Terms and Conditions. After an Entrant has submitted an entry into this competition they may be sent marketing communications, including via email for an unlimited period, from the Promoter.  Such communications may include information about products and services which the Promoter expects to be of interest to the Entrant. An Entrant may opt out of receiving marketing communications at any time. An Entrant may request access to their personal information, seek to correct information held, or lodge a complaint by writing to the Privacy Officer, Australian National Maritime Museum, 2 Murray Street, Sydney NSW 2000. A copy of the Promoter’s Privacy Policy is available at
    2. Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) is not responsible for and excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter's control); (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (d) any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions; (e) any tax liability incurred by a winner or Entrant; or (f) use of a prize.