Website Terms and Conditions

  1. General Terms and Conditions for all users

    1. The website (“this website”) is owned and operated by Newcastle Machine Shop (“Newcastle Machine Shop”) ABN 72  057 320 911.

    2. Your access to this website is subject to these terms and conditions. If you use any of the services identified on this website for which additional or alternative terms and conditions are referred to, those additional terms for those other services (referred to collectively as “Terms of Use”).  By accessing, viewing or otherwise using this website, you agree to be subject to these Terms of Use.

    3. Newcastle Machine Shop may in its sole discretion, vary or modify these Terms of Use without notice.  Any subsequent access to, or use by you of the website will constitute an acceptance of those modifications.

    4. All information contained on this website is given in good faith and has been derived from sources believed to be accurate.  However, the information is selective and Newcastle Machine Shop have verified the information, which may not be complete or accurate for your purposes.  Newcastle Machine Shop make no representation or warranty of any kind as to the accuracy or completeness of the information. It is general information only and should not be considered as a comprehensive statement on any matter and should not be relied upon as such.

    5. Neither Newcastle Machine Shop nor any of their directors, employees and associates guarantees the security of this website, gives any warranty of reliability or accuracy nor accepts any responsibility arising in any other way including by reason of negligence for, errors in, or omissions from, the information on this website and does not accept any liability for any loss or damage, however caused, as a result of any person relying on this website or being unable to access this website.  This includes but is not limited to loss or damage which may arise as a result of inaccuracies, errors, omissions or delays in relation to this website, the loss, modification, damage or destruction of hardware or software caused by computer viruses or program bugs or similar causes; unauthorised access to your account or any breach of security arising in relation to this website; the failure of this website to perform in whole or in part any function which we have specified it will perform; this website being unavailable at any particular time or inaccessible from any particular time or inaccessible from any particular location.  

    6. Should you leave this site via a link contained in this website, and view content that is not provided by Newcastle Machine Shop the following points apply:

      1. You do so at your own risk.  The content to which you link will not have been produced, checked for accuracy, or otherwise reviewed by Newcastle Machine Shop.  Newcastle Machine Shop is not responsible for damages or losses caused by any delays, defects or omissions that may exist in the services, information or other content provided in such site, whether actual, alleged, consequential or otherwise.  Newcastle Machine Shop does not make any guarantees or representations as to, and shall have no liability for, any electronic content delivered by any third party.

      2. Links to other websites are provided for convenience only and do not represent any endorsement by Newcastle Machine Shop of the products or services offered by the website owner.

      3. Our website may contain links to third party websites.  The terms of this Policy do not apply to external websites.  If you wish to find out how any third parties handle your personal information, you will need to obtain a copy of their privacy policy.

  2. Cookies

    1. A cookie is a small text file which is placed on your Internet browser.  As you browse, cookies gather information about your use of our website. We may access this cookie each time you visit our website to provide you with a better, more customised service and provide a more effective website.  These cookies are used for a variety of purposes, including for security, marketing and personalisation reasons.

    2. Cookies are frequently used on websites and you can choose if and how a cookie will be accepted by configuring your preferences and options in your browser.  If your browser is configured to reject all cookies you may be unable to use certain services on the Newcastle Machine Shop website that require cookies in order to participate.

    3. Accessing your cookie data does not allow use to collect personally identifiable information about you.  The cookies are used for security, marketing and personalisation purposes including:

      1. To determine if you have previously visited the Newcastle Machine Shop website and remembering your settings/preferences;

      2. Tracking and reporting on website usage;

      3. Identifying other pages on third parties’ websites your browser has accessed;

      4. Personalising your experience, including your access to services that we provide on our website, for example, providing customised content, support and advertising that may be relevant to your interests;

      5. Providing enhanced security and fraud detection.

  3. Advertising

    1. Newcastle Machine Shop uses advertising companies, for example Google and Facebook to deliver online advertising where Newcastle Machine Shop advertisements are placed on Third Party websites.

    2. When you view a Newcastle Machine Shop advertisement on a third party website, the advertising company uses cookies to collect information such as:

      1. Your browser type

      2. The date and time of your visit; and

      3. The performance of their marketing efforts.

    3. When you access the Newcastle Machine Shop website after viewing a Newcastle Machine Shop advertisement on a third party website, the advertising company collects information on how you use the website, for example, which pages you view, and whether you complete a desired action, for example, an online enquiry.

    4. We may also use cookies to tell you about things that be relevant to your interests.  You are able to opt out of the interest based cookies at any time. Additionally, Newcastle Machine Shop uses Google Analytics to collect information on how you use the Newcastle Machine Shop website, using cookies to collect information similar to that collected by the advertising company.  You can opt out of your data being used by Google Analytics here:

    5. The advertising companies and Newcastle Machine Shop use this information to perform statistical analysis of aggregate user behaviour, but this analysis is not based on personal information.  Newcastle Machine Shop uses this information to measure advertising effectiveness and relative consumer interest in the various areas of the Newcastle Machine Shop website. No personal information is collected in this process.

  4. Copyright

    1. Copyright in the information contained on this website is owned by Newcastle Machine Shop.  You may use this information for your own personal reference only. The information may not be reproduced and must not be distributed or transmitted to any other person or incorporated in any way into another document or other material.