BAA Website Terms and Conditions

The Bowen Association of Australia (” the Association”) is the owner of this website ( A reference to “you” in these terms and conditions means all visitors to the Web Site, including Members of the Association. The Web Site is offered to you conditional on your acceptance of these terms and conditions. Your use of the Web Site constitutes your agreement to these terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions you should immediately cease using the Web Site.

The Association reserves the right to change these terms and conditions, without prior notice to you. You should review this page when re-visiting the Web Site as your continued use of the Web Site will indicate your acceptance of any changes to these terms and conditions.

The Web Site may contain links to other Web Sites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of the Association and the Association is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site. The inclusion of any Linked Site does not imply endorsement by the Association with its operators.

Access to the Web Site is given to you on an “as is” basis. The Association does not warrant that access to the Web Site will be uninterrupted or error free or that the Web Site or the server are free of viruses or other harmful components. The Association does not guarantee against third party interference nor that the Web Site will be compatible with third party software or hardware.

The information contained on this Web Site is general information only and should not be considered as advice for you. You should seek professional assistance from a qualified practitioner if you concerns or questions about your health.

The content of practitioner listings on this site is produced by the individual practitioner. Before consulting a practitioner advertising on this website it is your responsibility to evaluate your own medical and physical condition, and to independently determine whether to consult that practitioner.

As a condition of your use of the Web Site, you warrant that you will not use the Web Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Web Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Web Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Web Site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Web Site.

Members who have access to the Association Membership Portal agree to only use the Web Site and the content available through the portal in good faith and so as to not bring disrepute or cause reputational damage to the Association.

The following behaviour is prohibited. You may not use the Web Site in a way that is:
· fraudulent;
· unlawful;
· invasive of another’s privacy;
· infringes the intellectual or other proprietary interests of third parties;
· facilitating the distribution of viruses or other harmful components that are designed to interrupt, destroy, change or limit the functionality of the Web Site or   any other computer software, hardware or other electronic equipment;
· using or launching any automated system to access other user’s systems or data;
· collecting information for the benefit of yourself or another party;
· involves downloading any image or content and passing it off as your own, and
· you may not encourage any other person or entity to engage in the above.

The Association grants you this licence to use the Web Site for personal use and information source, and for Members to obtain resources (“the Purpose”). This is a non-exclusive, revocable licence to use the Web Site and all of its content (“Intellectual Property”) for the Purpose. The Association represents and warrants to you that it has the right to licence the Intellectual Property to you and that your use of Intellectual Property in accordance with these terms will not infringe the rights of any third party. You cannot assign or sub-licence this licence. You acknowledge that the Association is the absolute owner of all rights in the Intellectual Property and that ownership of the Intellectual Property remains vested with the Association. You must not alter, remove or obscure any copyright or trade mark symbol or legend or other property mark on any content provided by the Association.

You may only use the Intellectual Property for the Purpose. This is an essential term which survives termination of this agreement. You must ensure that all copies of any Intellectual Property made, printed, published or reproduced by you, including in electronic form, will bear whatever proprietary statement is required by us. You undertake to ensure that the Intellectual Property is not subjected to any treatment that is prejudicial to our reputation or that infringes our moral rights. If you become aware of any conduct which is prejudicial to our rights in the Intellectual Property you must immediately provide written notice to us of this conduct including all details available.

You are not permitted to sell, charge, mortgage or otherwise encumber the Intellectual Property in any way. You are not permitted to claim or hold yourself out, engage in any conduct or make any representation the effect of which would suggest that you are our agent. The Association indemnifies and holds you harmless from and against any loss, liability, cost or expense that you suffer directly or indirectly because of any claim by a third party of rights in the Intellectual Property. You indemnify and will hold the Association harmless and you promise to keep the Association indemnified against any loss, claim, action, settlement, award, judgement, expense or damage of whatsoever kind or nature and howsoever arising that the Association might suffer as a result of any use of the Intellectual Property by you.

Without limiting the operation of the Australian Consumer Law, the Association excludes all conditions, warranties, terms and guarantees otherwise implied by law. The Association is not liable for any misuse of the Program by you. To the extent permitted by law the Association is not liable to pay for any indirect, economic, special or consequential loss or damage including but not limited to loss of revenue, profit, goodwill, business or claims made against it arising from your use of the Web Site and the Intellectual Property.

You agree to indemnify keep the Association fully indemnified against all claims by any person whatsoever for injury, loss or damage suffered in connection with your use of the Web Site where the claim arises from your breach of these terms and conditions.

The Association reserves the right to take any of the following action if we reasonably suspect that a breach of these terms and conditions has occurred:
(a) issue a formal warning;
(b) suspend or prohibit access to the Program;
(d) block access to the Program and/or Facebook group;
(f) take legal action against you,
(g) suspend or delete your account, and
(h) report a matter to law enforcement.
If we suspend or prohibit or block your access to the Web Site, action taken by you to circumvent suspension or prohibition or blocking will be considered as a further breach of these terms and conditions.

If any provision of this Agreement is invalid under any law the provision will be deleted from the Agreement to the extent of the invalidity and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of New South Wales and Australia and any claim arising out of this Agreement will be determined in New South Wales.

The Association reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Web Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.

All contents of the Web Site are copyright of the Association and/or its suppliers. All rights reserved.