3207 PORT
3207 PORT

HOWL-O-Ween 2018

Video “Tricks” Competition

We’re looking for clever pooches, party pups and doggone funny dogs to share their talents with Australia! If your pooch has a talent or trick worth sharing, get out your camera and capture that moment for our HOWL-O-Ween Tricks for Treats Video Competition!

Submit your clever canine video for a chance to win a trip for you and your dog to lead Port Melbourne’s HOWL-O-Ween Parade on Sunday, 28 October 2018. The winner will be flown from any major airport in Australia for a weekend stay in a dog-friendly Melbourne hotel, plus $500 spending money.

How to Enter

To enter the Competition, you must submit your entry during the Promotional Period (see Terms and Conditions below). Submission must include to qualify:

  • Submit entry by posting on our Facebook page or Instagram profile
    Instagram @3207port

  • Use the following hashtag #HOWLTricks when posting your video

  • You may post multiple entries each time using a different trick

  • Entries close Monday 8 October at midnight.

  • Winner to be announced Wednesday, 10 October 2018 at 10am.

Terms & Conditions

Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these Terms and Conditions of entry. Entry into the competition is acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

The competition commences on Friday 31 August 2018 and ends at midnight on Monday 08 October 2018 ("Promotional Period").

Entry is free and open to all Australian residents, 18 years or older. Port Melbourne Business Association Committee Members, Employees of the Association and their immediate families are ineligible to enter.

The Promoter of the HOWL-O-Ween Video “Tricks” Competition is the Port Melbourne Business Association (“Promoter”), ABN 22 089 928 327

The Prize

The winning Tricks for Treats video will be selected by a panel of judges including Guide Dogs Australia, Dogs Victoria, Port Melb Business Association and the Port Phillip Mayor.

Winner to be announced Wednesday, 10 October 2018 at 10am.

Prize includes return airfare from the following major Australian cities, 2 nights in a dog-friendly accommodation, $500 spending money and the dog with the winning trick leads the Port’s HOWL-O-Ween Paw Parade together with its owner on Sunday 28 October 2018.

Must be able to fly to Melbourne on Fri 26 Oct and return Sun 28 Oct 2018

  • One (1) owner must fly with same dog performing the winning trick

  • From any of the major Australian cities below:
    - Adelaide – ADL
    - Brisbane – BNE
    - Cairns – CNS
    - Darwin – DRW
    - Melbourne – MEL
    - Perth – PER
    - Sydney – SYD
    - Tasmania – HBA


  • The winner will be announced on 10 October via the following online channels:
    1) Website: www.3207port.com.au
    2) Facebook: www.facebook.com/3207port/
    3) Instagram: @3207port

  • The winner will be notified by phone and email. In the event that the prize notification email is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected.

  • The Promoter may award the prize to the second chosen entry if the prize remains unclaimed within a 48-hour period after the prize notification email is sent. A minimum of 6 phone calls will be made in an attempt to reach the Winner, separately from the email announcement.

  • Names of the winners (first name, last initial and city/state of residence) will be announced on our social media networks

  • All components of the prize must be taken together or otherwise are deemed to be forfeited. Travel times are subject to booking availability and the size and fitness of your dog to fly.

  • Prize, or any unused portion of the prize, is not transferable nor exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash.

  • In the event of a state of emergency, disaster or any other circumstance, the Promoter reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion

  • The Promoter also 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 from such an offender are reserved.

  • All entries and any copyright subsisting in the entries become and remain the property of the Promoter. The Promoter collects contact information about entrants in order to contact them about the promotion and where appropriate award prizes and may also use the information to assist the Promoter in improving goods and services and to contact entrants in the future with special offers via any medium including mail and commercial electronic messages. If you do not provide the information, you cannot participate.

  • Photography & Recordings. I acknowledge that should I be selected the winner of the Video Tricks Competition, I consent to photographs/recordings being taken of my dog and myself for the during of our stay and participation from Friday 26 to Sunday 28 at the Port's HOWL-O'Ween event. I acknowledge that the photographs/recordings are owned by the Port Melbourne Business Association (PMBA) and that the PMBA may use the images/recordings for promotional or other purposes both in Australia and internationally across all channels without further consent being obtained. If you do not consent to photographs/recordings being taken of your dog or yourself in the aforementioned period, then the prize is forfeited and an alternative winner will be selected.