Celebrate #10YearsOfGautrain with us – and win!

09 June 2020 - 14 July 2020

The Gautrain turns 10 this month and we want to celebrate with you, our passengers – because you are our golden lifeblood! We're running four weeks of competitions to toast #10YearsofGautrain as we look forward to many more #GautrainJourneys to come.

Simply follow the instructions on our Twitter, Facebook and Instagram posts between 9 June and 3 July 2020, and you stand a chance to walk away with Takealot vouchers, Gautrain cards and more!

Good luck! Terms and conditions apply.

Terms & Conditions – #10YearsOfGautrain competition

Terms and Conditions pertaining to the #10YearsOfGautrain social media competition (June-July 2020).

The promoter of the competition is the Gautrain Management Agency (GMA). This competition is open to any person who is 18 years or older. Participants need to be residents of South Africa or South African citizens.

In order to enter and be considered for a prize, participants must:

Week 1 (8-12 June 2020)

  • Respond to the Gautrain Twitter and Facebook posts with an emoji representing the Gautrain, explain why and use the hashtag #10YearsofGautrain
  • Post their favourite Gautrain memories on Instagram, using the hashtags #10YearsOfGautrain and #HappyBirthDayGautrain

Week 2 (15-19 June 2020)

  • Respond the Gautrain Twitter and Facebook posts with their favourite memories of using the Gautrain, using the hashtag #10YearsofGautrain

Week 3 (22-26 June 2020)

  • Respond the Gautrain Twitter and Facebook posts by inserting Gautrain into a movie title, using the hashtag #10YearsofGautrain

Week 4 (29 June to 3 July 2020)

  • Respond the Gautrain Twitter and Facebook posts by saying why they are Gautrain’s biggest and most loyal fan, using the hashtag #10YearsofGautrain

The competition starts on Tuesday 9 June 2020 and runs until Monday 13 July 2020. 

Winners will be selected (by Flow Communications/GMA) and announced on or before Monday 13 July 2020.

Weekly winners will each win a R500 Takealot voucher and a R1 000 Gautrain card. The grand prize winner will receive R2 700 free travel on the Gautrain and a R1 000 Takealot voucher.

The winners may not exchange or resell their Gautrain cards for cash.

The GMA or its digital marketing agency will contact each winner in order to make arrangements for him/her to collect their prize post-lockdown (please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery of prizes). Positive identification will be required.

The GMA reserves the right to remove/delete any posts it may deem inappropriate. The GMA reserves the right to withdraw and/or alter any of the terms & conditions of this offer at any time without prior notice.

Employees of the GMA, the Bombela Concession Company, Flow Communications and the Gautrain’s advertising and promotion agencies and associated companies, and their immediate families, are not eligible to enter the competition.

The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Winners will be notified as soon as the decision is made, via email, telephone and social media, where applicable.

By accepting the prize, winners agree that the GMA will be entitled to publish their names and photographs, at no cost, in any advertising, promotional, print, point of sale or public relations material for a period of 12 (twelve) months from the end of the competition period. The winners also authorise the GMA or its digital agency to photograph them for sharing on social media.

All participants and winners indemnify the organisers, associated companies, their advertising and promotion agencies, and their directors, officers, employees and agents, against any and all claims for any loss or damages, whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise, arising from any cause whatsoever in connection with their participation in any way whatsoever in this promotion. Prior to awarding the prize, the GMA may require the winner to sign such an authorisation/indemnity.

By entering the competition, all entrants agree that any participation in this competition is subject to these terms and conditions, which will be interpreted by the GMA at its sole discretion, and that the GMA’s decision regarding any dispute will be final and binding. All information relating to this competition published on any promotional or advertising material in any media at any time before or during the competition period will form part of the terms and conditions of entry.

Indemnity and Waiver

By entering, the participant agrees to the following: the GMA, their directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, suppliers, contractors and sponsors assume no liability whatsoever for any direct or indirect loss or damage, howsoever arising from or as a result of a participant’s participation in the competition or for any loss or damage, howsoever arising.

The GMA reserves the right, at any time, to vary the nature of the competition or the prizes or to vary these terms and conditions or to withdraw the competition. In such event, all participants hereby waive any rights that they may have against the GMA and hereby acknowledge that they will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against the GMA, their directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, sponsors, agents or consultants. Any amended terms and conditions published in any media will form part of the terms and conditions of the competition, to which terms entrants agree the competition is subject.