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$5,000 cash prize promotion

Win $5,000 and make 2020 your year of adventure

Start the New Year with some extra spending money in your pocket. Buy a TravelCare policy between Monday 20 January and Saturday 29 February 2020, and you'll automatically go into the draw to win $5,000. Make 2020 your year of adventure with all that extra cash.


$5,000 promotion terms and conditions

The promotion

1. The $5,000 promotion (“Promotion”) is promoted by Southern Cross Benefits Limited, trading as Southern Cross Travel Insurance (“SCTI”), Level 7, AMP Centre, 29 Customs Street West, Auckland, New Zealand.

2. The Promotion commences at 00:01 on Monday, 20 January 2020 and concludes at 23:59 on Saturday, 29 February 2020 (“Promotional Period”).


3. The Promotion is open to any person who is a resident in New Zealand aged 18 years or over.

4. The Promotion is not open to any staff (and their immediate family), contractors or agents of any of the businesses in the Southern Cross Healthcare Group and the prize draw will be re-drawn if necessary. Immediate family means your spouse, fiancé, fiancée, parent, stepparent, sibling, child, stepchild, parent-in-law, brother and sister-in-law, son and daughter-in-law.

5. To enter the Promotion, individuals must purchase a TravelCare travel insurance policy from SCTI (in New Zealand) during the Promotional Period. Only fully paid policies will automatically go in the prize draw and there is only one entry per new policy purchased, regardless of the number of people on the policy.

6. Purchase of a TravelCare travel insurance policy during the Promotional Period is deemed acceptance of the Promotion terms and conditions.

7. By entering the Promotion, you agree that you are not eligible to receive a prize if you subsequently cancel your policy or it is voided by us.


8. There is 1 single prize (“Prize”) of NZ$5,000 to be won.

9. The Prize draw will be held on Tuesday, 3 March 2020 at the offices of Southern Cross Travel Insurance, 29 Customs Street West, Auckland.

10. Subject to establishing contact with the winner, the Prize winner will be published on Wednesday, 4 March 2020 on the website and on the SCTI New Zealand Facebook page.

11. The Prize winner will initially be notified by telephone using the details provided to SCTI when the policy was purchased. If contact cannot be made in the initial attempt, up to seven further attempts to notify will be made by telephone over a period of no more than three weeks.

12. If contact cannot be established with the winner by telephone, SCTI will attempt to contact the winner by email. If contact cannot be established with the winner by email within 3 months of the relevant draw, the Prize will be re-drawn at 11am on 4 June 2020 at the offices of Southern Cross Travel Insurance, 29 Customs Street West, Auckland.

13. The Prize will be paid by direct credit to the bank account of the relevant winning TravelCare travel insurance policyholder. The winning policyholder will be solely responsible for payment of any applicable taxes on the prize.

14. The Prize is non-transferable.


15. Nothing in these conditions, excludes or modifies or purports to limit, exclude or modify the application of the Gambling Act 2003 and the Gambling Act (Lottery) Game Rules 2004 to the Promotion.

16. Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, SCTI (including its respective officers, employees and agents) 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 the Promotion.

17. By entering the Promotion, the winner agrees that SCTI may request a photo and/or quote from the winner and use their photo and/or quote and name for promotional and marketing purposes.

18. SCTI’s decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered in to.

19. Facebook and Instagram may be used to advertise or promote the Promotion. By entering the Promotion, entrants agree that the Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram; and to release Facebook or Instagram from all liability in relation to this Promotion. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Promotion should be directed to the Promoter and not Facebook or Instagram.

20. In entering the Promotion, participants warrant to Southern Cross Travel Insurance that:

a) they have the rights to the content of their Entry and that it does not infringe the rights of any third party, including but not limited to, copyright, trademarks, trade secrets, privacy, publicity, personal, confidentiality or proprietary rights;

b) they will comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation, those governing copyright, content, defamation, privacy, publicity and the access or use of others’ computer or communication systems.

21. The governing law of the Promotion is the law of New Zealand.

22. For further information on the TravelCare travel insurance policy or the Promotion visit our website www.scti.co.nz or call us direct on 0800 800 571. 



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“This is by far the biggest thing I have ever won! I wasn't even aware the draw was happening at the time, so it really took me by surprise! With the $5,000 I would like to go and live in Argentina for a year and learn Spanish. I’ve been thinking of doing it for a long time and $5,000 would really help to fund this trip. I am very thankful and feel very lucky to have won!”


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Congratulations to John and Bernie Pringle from Auckland on winning an all inclusive trip to the Maldives. Here's what they said about spending the prize:

“We are still coming to terms with this win, having only ever once won $200 on Lotto - and we thought THAT was remarkable! As John has just (partly) retired, we decided to dip into our savings and splash out on a 7-day cruise around Tasmania. Little did we think that the travel insurance for this trip would bring us a bonus holiday of a lifetime! Our thanks to everybody at Southern Cross Travel Insurance for this awesome opportunity.”


*Terms and conditions apply to the promotion and to the purchase of a TravelCare policy.

Issued and underwritten by Southern Cross Benefits Limited trading as Southern Cross Travel Insurance. 

We are a Registered Financial Service Provider and a member of the Insurance & Financial Services Ombudsman Scheme.  Southern Cross Benefits Limited has an A (Strong) financial strength rating given by Standard & Poor's (Australia) Pty Ltd. The rating scale is: AAA (Extremely Strong) AA (Very Strong) A (Strong) BBB (Good) BB (Marginal) B (Weak) CCC (Very Weak) CC (Extremely Weak) SD or D (Selective Default or Default) R (Regulatory Supervision) NR (Not Rated). Ratings from 'AA' to 'CCC' may be modified by the addition of a plus (+) or minus (-) sign to show relative standing within the major rating categories.  Full details of the rating scale are available at www.standardandpoors.com. Standard & Poor's (Australia) Pty Ltd is an approved agency under the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010.

All our travel insurance policies (including but not limited to the benefits, terms, conditions and exclusions) and premiums quoted are subject to change.

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