Now that spring is in the air, it’s the perfect time to get out there, get active and get sweaty! Take part in the Active and Healthy Sweaty Selfie Competition to be in the running to win a share of the $800 prize pool! The competition is open from Monday, 8 October to Sunday, 18 November (see full Terms and Conditions at the bottom of this page).

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#1    Register for an Active and Healthy Ipswich activity via the button below
#2    Snap a ‘Sweaty Selfie’ at the end of your exercise session
#3    Share on Instagram to #ActiveIpswich


  • Overall winner: The winner of the Sweaty Selfie Competition receives a $500 Rebel Sport gift card.  The winner is selected at random - so the more entries, the better your chances!
  • Weekly winners: to help keep you motivated along the way, a weekly $50 Rebel Sport gift card will go to the Sweaty Selfie Competition entry with the most ‘likes’ – get creative with your selfie and get your friends involved too!

#ActiveIpswich Entries

See some of the selfies submitted by your sweaty competitors and get yours out there!

Sweaty Selfie Photo Competition 2018 Terms and Conditions

  1. The Promoter of the ‘Sweaty Selfie’ Photo Competition 2018 (the “Competition”) is the Ipswich City Council.
  2. Entry to the competition is free and open to all members of the public. An entrant must be an individual and not a company or organisation.
  3. Entrants under 18 years of age must have the consent of their parent or guardian to enter.
  4. Each entry must be entered in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. By entering the Competition, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. The Promoter may in its discretion refuse to award any prize to any entrant who fails to comply with these Terms and Conditions.
  5. The Competition opens at Midnight, Monday, 8 October 2018 and closes at Midnight, Sunday 11 November 2018 (“Competition Period”). Any entry received after the expiry of the Competition Period will be deemed invalid. No responsibility is accepted for late, lost, delayed or misdirected entries.
  6. Information on how to enter the competition and prizes form part of these entry terms.
  7. The prizes will be:
    1. Grand Prize – one randomly selected winner with a valid entry will receive a $500 gift card to Rebel Sport.
    2. Instagram ‘Photo of the Week’ category winners will each receive a gift card prize valued at up to $50. The winners of this category (one winner each week of the competition period – total six prizes) will be the photo with the most likes through Instagram. Votes are taken by calculating the number of “likes” on the Instagram image, however, in order to be “eligible” for consideration under this category the photo remains subject to these Terms and Conditions which is determined at the Promoter’s discretion. All eligible images entered up until each week’s draw date will automatically be entered into the draw.
  8. Weekly competition periods run as follows:
  • Draw 1: Monday, 8 October 2018 – Sunday, 14October 2018
  • Draw 2: Monday, 15 October 2018 – Sunday, 21 October 2018
  • Draw 3: Monday, 22October 2018 – Sunday, 28 October 2018
  • Draw 4: Monday, 29October 2018 – Sunday, 4 November 2018
  • Draw 5: Monday, 5 November 2018 – Sunday, 11 November 2018
  • Draw 6: Monday, 12 November 2018 – Sunday, 18 November 2018
  1. A weekly winner will be determined at the following times (with respect to the competition period ending the day immediately beforehand)  – 9am Monday 15th October 2018; 9am Monday 22nd October 2018; 9am Monday 29 October 2018; 9am Monday 5th November 2018; 9am Monday 12th November; and 9am Monday 19th November.
  2. Images entered in the previous weeks draws will not be entered into subsequent draws during the promotional period. The winner will be the eligible photo from that relevant period with the most likes. If there is a tie for number of likes these entries will be placed into a random draw. Entrants over the age of 13 years may enter via Instagram using the hashtag #ActiveIpswich. Use of this hashtag is evidence of the entrant’s consent to these Terms and Conditions. Images can be uploaded by the website and/or Instagram at the entrant’s discretion but the same image will only count as one single entry.
  3. Entries must not contain any material that is defamatory, discriminating, obscene, indecent, harassing, or threatening or is otherwise unlawful. Any entry that at the discretion of the Promoter, is deemed to be offensive, discriminatory, defamatory, obscene, indecent, harassing, or threatening, will immediately be disqualified from entering the Competition.
  4. Entries submitted via Instagram are bound by the Terms of Use provided by Instagram, further to these Terms and Conditions.
  5. The Entrant warrants that:
    1. the Entry is their own creation; and
    2. the Entry is attributable only to the Entrant;
    3. the Entry and the acts of the Promoter in relation to the Entry do not infringe upon the  copyright, intellectual property rights, or moral rights of any person;
    4. they have the right to grant the rights under this clause and clauses 14 and 15 below.
  6. Entrants agree that by entering the Competition they authorise and grant the Promoter consent to use their image together with a non-exclusive and non-transferable licence to exercise intellectual property rights in the Entry (which may include, but is not necessarily limited to the use, modification, reproduction and or exhibition of Entries) for the purpose of advertising and promoting the Competition and/or other Ipswich City Council documents, activities, programs, and/or events. Entries may be exhibited or reproduced in any medium. The Promoter is not required to pay a fee to exercise any intellectual property rights
  7. Entrants agree that the Promoter may modify the Entrant’s Entry as it sees fit to meet its requirements without further reference to the Entrant.
  8. By submitting your photograph for entry, you the Entrant, warrants that:
    1. Prior to submitting the photograph into the competition you have gained consent of all identifiable persons featured in the photograph.
    2. Photographs must be previously unpublished and the Entrant warrants that all photographs entered into the competition are their own work.
  9. This entry form does not constitute permission to enter private property. Such permission must be obtained from the landholder.
  10. Entrants must not engage in any unlawful or improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the Competition.
  11. The Promoter is not responsible for any costs arising from entry into the competition, including but not limited to: costs to access internet or phone providers, equipment costs and so on.
  12. By entering the Competition each entrant agrees to indemnify the Promoter against all claims, loss, damage, costs (including legal costs), or liability whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the Entrant’s breach of these Terms and Conditions.
  13. The Entrant (or where the Entrant is a minor, then the parent or guardian) shall indemnify and release the Promoter in respect of any judgment, action, or liability for all claims, loss, damage, or injury to persons or property arising from the negligence of the Entrant (or where the Entrant is a minor, then the parent or guardian); or against any breach by the Entrant of any third party intellectual property rights and against any act or omission by the Entrant (or where the Entrant is a minor, then the parent or guardian) commenced by a third party against the Promoter.
  14. Any decision made by the Promoter with respect to these Terms and conditions and/or the Competition, is final and at the sole discretion of the Promoter. No correspondence and/or discussion will be entered into.