Ticket Entry Conditions



Sale and Entry Terms & Conditions V7.0

The terms and conditions set out below shall constitute a binding contract between Australian Airdisplays Pty Ltd (ABN 73 164 102 146), GNL Ventures Pty Ltd, (ABN 56 200 106 909) trading as Red Thunder Airshow, and or Red Thunder, the Red Thunder Director, the Red Thunder Airshow Director the Red Thunder Organisers, the Red Thunder Airshow Organisers, the Red Thunder Assistants, the Red Thunder Airshow Assistances, and any Sponsors (“the Event Holders”) and the individual holding or using a ticket (“Ticket Holder” or “Patron”) in relation to the event known as the Red Thunder Airshow 2018 or Red Thunder 2018 (“the Event”) to be held at Watts Bridge Memorial Airfield, Brisbane (“the Venue”), on Saturday, 26 May 2018 and Sunday, 27 May 2018. All terms and conditions set out below (the “Sale and Entry Terms”) are to be read in conjunction with any other Terms and Conditions applicable to the patron.

1 Conditions of Entry

1.1 Entry into an Australian Airdisplays Pty Ltd Airshow event is conditional upon the acceptance of these terms and conditions;

1.2 Entry into and attendance at the Event is in accordance with these Event Terms and any other Event Terms and Conditions viewable at www.redthunder.com.au and www.qldwarbirds.com.au, displayed at the Event or communicated by the Event Holders from time to time in any other format.

2 Valid Ticket

2.1 You must have a valid Event ticket to enter the Venue and Event entertainment precinct.

3 Right of Event Holders to evict Patron

3.1 The Event Holders reserve the right to refuse entry or evict any person from the Venue who does not comply with these Event Terms or who engages in an illegal activity or activity deemed in the Event Holders’ sole discretion to be antisocial, including without limitation, being affected by alcohol or illicit drugs.

3.2 Patrons will be removed from the Venue if, in the opinion of the Event Holders or delegated staff members, they behave or act in a threatening or inappropriate manner, including without limitation, any aggressive, riotous, abusive, offensive, racist, sexist or insulting actions towards other patrons, Event staff or any other persons working at or attending the Event. Protest and political paraphernalia and banners are not allowed in the Event or at the Venue, and the Event Holders reserve the right to remove any person in possession of or displaying these items.

4 Patrons must follow reasonable directions

4.1 Patrons are required to follow the reasonable directions of the Event Holders and Event staff at all times.

5 Lost, stolen and tickets purchased from other sources than ticket merchant

5.1 Tickets are not refundable and will not be replaced or refunded if lost, stolen or damaged, except as required by law or as otherwise specified by the Event Holders. Damaged or defaced tickets will not be accepted. Do not share your ticket barcode with anyone else or you may be denied entry. Ticket purchased from a source other than the official ticket merchant will not be honored at the Event.

6 Change of program

6.1 The Event Holders reserves the right to change the Event program, and vary the Event date or venue at its discretion without prior notification. To the extent permitted by law, the Event Holders are not liable for any loss, injury, damage or compensation, as a result of the Event being cancelled, postponed relocated or changed for whatever reason.

7 Refunds & Force majeure

7.1 If any act or omission, event or circumstance occurs which is beyond the reasonable control of the Red Thunder Organisers and or Red Thunder Airshow Organisers, and which prevents the Red Thunder Organisers and or Red Thunder Airshow Organisers from complying with these Terms and Conditions, the Red Thunder Organisers and or Red Thunder Airshow Organisers will not be liable for any failure to perform or delay in performing their obligations, and the Red Thunder Organisers and or Red Thunder Airshow Organisers reserve the right (subject to any applicable law) to at any time cancel, terminate, modify or suspend any Red Thunder events with or without refund of ticket sales to Patrons. No ticket refunds or compensation will be made in circumstances where the Event program varies due to the non-appearance of program participants. There will be no refund of any unused portion of an Event Ticket if you are asked or forced to leave the Event for any of the reasons set out in the Event Terms or if you decide not to attend the Event.

8 Resale of tickets

8.1 The sale or attempted re-sale of a ticket by the Ticket Holder (including via on-line auction sites) without the prior consent of the Event Holders is prohibited. If a ticket is sold or used in breach of these Event Terms, the Event Holders retain the right to: cancel the ticket without a refund, refuse entry to or eject the Ticket Holder from the Event and/or commence legal proceedings. Should the Event Holders offer a resale facility this will be the only legitimate way to on-sell any unwanted tickets. Use of tickets for or in conjunction with any advertising, promotion, marketing or competition is strictly prohibited (unless authorised by the Event Holders in writing).

9 Event name Trade Mark

9.1 The Event name (and variations) is a trademark of the Event Holders and protected by law. The Event Holders owns all copyright in the Event name, logo, images, tickets or other works and materials associated with the Event, and these cannot be used in any way (including promotions, advertising and ticket giveaways or for any commercial purpose) unless authorised by the Event Holders in writing.

10 Purchasing alcohol

10.1 The Ticket Holder must comply with the law at all times during the Event. Proof of Age identification is required to buy and consume alcohol and may be requested at any time.

11 Intoxication and anti-social behavior

11.1 Excessive drinkers, illegal drug users or Patrons displaying antisocial behaviour may be ejected from the Event (at the Event Holders discretion) or be dealt with by police.

12 Illegal drugs

12.1 Possession, sale or use of illegal drugs or illicit substances is strictly prohibited at the Event. Any persons found with illegal drugs or illicit substances in their possession may be removed from the Venue and be subject to Police action.

13 Lost or stolen items

13.1 The Event Holders is not responsible or liable for any unattended, lost or stolen items. Patrons agree to enter the Venue at their own risk and shall be responsible for their own property and personal items.

14 Damage of Event property and grounds

14.1 Patrons must not cause damage to, improperly use or tamper with any public or Venue facility or Event infrastructure, or cause any damage to flora and fauna on or surrounding the Venue. Patrons must not remove or attempt to remove any item or object from the Venue or surrounding area. Patrons accept full liability and responsibility for any loss or damage caused in contravention of this clause or these Event Terms.

15 Prohibited items

15.1 The following items (without limitation) are prohibited and cannot be brought on to the Venue or to the Event: animals (with the exception of registered guide dogs), alcohol, glass, illegal substances, drones, lasers, flares, fireworks, sparklers, flammable items, explosives, BBQs and anything that could be used as a weapon or any other item deemed by the Event Holders or Event staff (in their discretion) to be dangerous, potentially dangerous or offensive material. Ticket Holders and their property may be searched for prohibited items upon entry to, or at any time during, the Event. Ticket Holders found with prohibited items or who refuse to make their clothes, bags, or other possessions available for search by the Event Staff, may be refused entry to the Event, ejected and/or have the prohibited items confiscated. Confiscated items will not be returned, replaced or reimbursed.

16 Food, beverages and alcohol

16.1 No food, beverages or alcohol are allowed to be brought into the Event. There a food and beverage stalls as well as liquor licensed venues within the event where you may purchase food, beverages and alcohol.

17 Tampered tickets

17.1 The Event Holders reserves the right to deny admission to the Event to any person holding a ticket that appears to be tampered with, counterfeited or duplicated. Anyone found on site without a valid Event ticket or accreditation will be deemed to have trespassed, will be evicted from the Event and may be handed over to the Police.

18 Entry at own risk

18.1 Entry to the Event is at the Ticket Holder’s own risk. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, appropriate footwear and clothing must be worn at all times at the Event. The Event Holders recommends that due to noise levels, ear plugs should be carried/worn by Patrons. To the extent permitted by law, the Event Holders takes no responsibility for any hearing damage or loss caused by excessive noise or any injury caused by the Ticket Holder’s failure to follow the Event Holders’s directions or Event rules.

19 Medical Assistance

19.1 In the event of Patron injury or illness, the Event Holders may at its discretion, and at the cost of the Patron, arrange medical treatment and/or emergency evacuation as deemed essential or necessary for the safety of the Patron (and/or other Patrons at the Event).

20 Emergency

20.1 In the case of an emergency or serious injury, Patrons must follow all official directives of the the Event Holders or Event’s staff and personnel.

21 Jurisdiction of applicable law

21.1 The Terms and Conditions that apply to these Event Terms are governed by the law in the jurisdiction of Queensland. The Event Holders and the Ticket Holder submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of Queensland with respect to any proceedings arising out of or relating to the Event.

22 Exclusion of contra proferentem rule

22.1 No provision of these Terms and Conditions, or the Privacy Policy, may be construed to the disadvantage of the GNL Ventures Pty Ltd, Australian Airdisplays Pty Ltd, Red Thunder, Red Thunder Airshow, the Red Thunder Director, the Red Thunder Airshow Director the Red Thunder Organisers, the Red Thunder Airshow Organisers, the Red Thunder Assistants, the Red Thunder Airshow Assistances, and any Sponsors merely because the Red Thunder Organisers or Red Thunder Airshow Organisers prepared them.





Australian Airdisplays Pty Ltd


The Red Thunder Airshow or Other Airshow managed by AA

Event Holders

Australian Airdisplays Pty Ltd, GNL Ventures Pty Ltd, Red Thunder, Red Thunder Airshow, the Red Thunder Director, the Red Thunder Airshow Director the Red Thunder Organisers, the Red Thunder Airshow Organisers, the Red Thunder Assistants, the Red Thunder Airshow Assistances, and any Sponsors.


Red Thunder Airshow Event.


Any person who has a ticket to the Red Thunder Airshow.

Red Thunder

GNL Ventures Pty Ltd trading as Red Thunder.

Red Thunder Airshow

An area designated for the purpose of conducting Trading Activity or any other area which Red Thunder Airshows has License to control, operate or regulate as a Red Thunder Airshow or place where Trading Activity may be undertaken. The Red Thunder Airshow includes any roadways, car parking and areas of access under the control of Red Thunder Airshows for the purpose of operating the Red Thunder Airshow.

Red Thunder Airshows

Australian Airdisplays Pty Ltd trading as Red Thunder Airshows.

Red Thunder Airshows Director

The Red Thunder Airshows person with full responsibility and authority for the governance compliance and operation of the Red Thunder Airshow which extends to the management standards of all Red Thunder Airshows staff, contractors and suppliers.

Red Thunder Airshow Air Boss, Manager Ground Operations or Ground Support Manager

The person nominated and authorised by Red Thunder Airshows to manage, operate, regulate and control the Red Thunder Airshow on trading days. The authority granted extends to the provision to consent or withhold consent to any legal entity to attend, occupy or undertake Trading Activity or undertaking at the Red Thunder Airshow.

Red Thunder Airshow Staff

Persons nominated by Red Thunder Airshows to work within the Red Thunder Airshow (Red Thunder Airshow Ground Support Manager, Red Thunder Airshow Director, Red Thunder Volunteers, or other persons as nominated).


Watts Bridge Memorial Airfield, Brisbane.