Terms & Conditions

By using or participating in The Manning Community News website and online media all participants are deemed to have agreed to, and are bound by, these Terms of Use. A reference to the ‘Manning Community News website’ includes all Manning Community News online media on any platform.

The Manning Community News does not endorse the views or materials contained in the user’s contributions or warrant the accuracy of any material published.

USER PARTICIPATION

All users must ensure and adhere to the following terms:

– Do not be abusive, harass or threaten others;
– Do not impersonate or falsely represent any other person or company;
– Do not make defamatory comments;
– Do not post insulting, provocative or hateful language or material;
– Do not post obscene, offensive or discriminatory language or material;
– Do not post material on the forum that infringes the intellectual property rights of others or breaches their confidential information; and
– Comply with all applicable laws

Manning Community News reserves the right to decline any participation that Manning Community News suspects is being made by or on behalf of a member who has been suspended for violation of these Terms of Use.

CHILDREN’S CONTRIBUTIONS

All children’s contributions and use of the website should be supervised by an adult. Any images of children should be approved by the child’s parent or guardian for distribution on the website.

COPYRIGHT

Material published on the website is protected under the copyright laws of Australia and is not in the public domain. The right to copy material remains with the copyright owner. Unless expressly stated, you are not permitted to copy or republish any material that you find on the internet without the copyright owner’s permission. If you wish to publish someone else’s material, you will need to get permission and you will also need to credit the creator of that material.

When you contribute your own original material to this website, you will own all rights in that material including copyright, however, you give Manning Community News the right to reproduce and use that material in all media in perpetuity and in whatever way Manning Community News chooses to. If Manning Community Needs needs to edit the material, you agree to consent to an infringement of your moral rights including your right of integrity and right of attribution.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Manning Community News is not responsible for, and does not endorse, the content on any linked or referenced external sites.

Manning Community News reserves the right to remove any user-posted links, embedded or other external materials at Manning Community News’s own discretion.