March Madness terms & conditions

  1. Information on how to enter the competition forms part of the conditions of entry. Entry into the promotion is deemed as acceptance of its terms and conditions.

  2. Entry is only open to New Zealand residents. 

  3. Conditions of Entry:
    How to Enter:
    An eligible participant making a booking for, or purchasing, a "March Madness Product" during the Promotional Period, for travel/use during the Travel Period, will automatically be entered into the promotion. If you do not wish to participate in the promotion, you can send a request to or Air New Zealand Competitions, Private Bag 92007, Auckland, New Zealand before the close of the Promotional Period to be excluded from the promotion. 

  4. Terms:
    "March Madness Product" means any of the following products booked through an Air New Zealand channel:
    • Travel insurance policy;
    • Avis, Budget or Apex rental car booking;
    • Expedia hotel booking;
    • Campervan booking;
    • Taxi booking; and/or
    • Parking online pre-booking (includes Valet pre-booking in Wellington)

    "Travel Period" means the March Madness Product is used or travel commences before 30 June 2018 (excluding Travel insurance which immediately qualifies for entry in to the draw).

  5. There is no limit to the number of entries per eligible participant, provided all conditions of entry are met.  Bookings made during the Promotional Period that are cancelled before use will be ineligible for entry into the promotion.

  6. Air New Zealand (the "Promoter") its employees and their immediate families, participating product or service suppliers and their associated agencies are ineligible to enter (including Avis Rent A Car System, LLC, Budget Rent A Car Limited, Apex Car Rentals, Viator Inc., Bookme Limited, Cover-More Limited, Expedia Inc., Wellington International Airport Limited, and Online Republic). The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries.
  7. Promotion commences 5 March 2018 at 00:01am and closes 13 April 2018 at 11.59pm (the "Promotional Period"). Bookings received after this closing time will be ineligible for entry.
  8. Five winners will be randomly drawn from one prize pool on 5 July 2018 at 10:00. Attempts will be made to notify the winners by phone at the contact telephone number provided in the winners’ relevant product bookings. If the Promoter, having used reasonable efforts, is unable to contact a winner prior to 10 July 2018, then the prize is forfeited and a further draw(s) will be conducted. The judge's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  9. The first valid entry drawn will win the prize of:
    • 1,400 NZD Airpoints Dollars credited to the winner's Airpoints account;
    • $1,000 NZD hotel voucher;
    • $250 NZD car rental voucher;
    • $250 NZD travel insurance voucher; and
    • Choice of either airport valet / parking voucher or taxi voucher valued at $100 NZD.

    Total value $3,000 NZD.

    Each element of the prize (other than Airpoints Dollars) will be awarded by way of a one time use voucher with expiry by 30 June 2019.

  10. The prize cannot be converted into cash and is not transferable. If the winner is not a member of the Airpoints Programme, they will have the option of having an Airpoints membership created for them in order to receive the Airpoints Dollars portion of the prize, or forfeit that portion of the prize.
  11. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any variation in prize value.
  12. The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize in whole (or any of its components), with a substitute prize of equal or greater value.

  13. All prize travel will be subject to Air New Zealand's Conditions of carriage.
  14. The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to or alteration of entries. The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any injury or damage to participants or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation in or down-loading any materials in this promotion. Entries into this promotion will be stored only in the Air New Zealand booking database.

  15. Neither the Promoter nor any other person or party associated with this promotion shall be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with either participation in this promotion or with any prizes offered.

  16. The Promoter collects entrants' personal information in order to conduct the promotion. If the information requested is not provided, the entrant may not participate in the promotion. Please refer to Air New Zealand's Privacy statement regarding the storage of personal information.

  17. The Promoter of this competition is Air New Zealand Limited, Private Bag 92007, Auckland, New Zealand.