Finalists

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

2015 Eligibility & Acceptance

Miss Teen Galaxy Australia

Must have never been married as of the start date of the Australia Galaxy Pageants National Final. Must be 14 to 18 years as of July 1st 2015.

Miss Galaxy Australia

Must be unmarried (e.g. single, divorced, widowed, single mother) as of the start date of the Australia Galaxy Pageants National Final. Must be 19 to 29 years as of July 1st 2015.  Must be unmarried as of the start date of the pageant event. This applies to participation in any preliminary pageant (e.g., local, state, provincial, national) leading to the Miss Galaxy International Pageant event as well as the international pageant itself.

Mrs Galaxy Australia 

Must be married as of the start date of the Australia Galaxy Pageants National Final. Must be over 21 years of age as of July 1st 2015.  Cannot be divorced – must be currently married.

 

In order to be eligible to compete for the title of Miss Galaxy Australia, contestants must meet at least one of the following criteria

– Current or prior residency in the country
– Current or prior employment in the country
– Current or prior student status in the country
– Current or prior property owner in the country
– Born in the country
– 25% heritage of that country

Returning Delegates

Former winners of the titles Miss Galaxy International ®, and Miss Teen Galaxy International® are not eligible to compete in the same division but may re-enter once their status changes such that they become eligible for a different division.

Bonus Points

Contestants can earn bonus points by making appearances throughout their reign as state, regional or national titleholders. Each approved appearance will be eligible to be awarded points and more information on Bonus Points will be given in detail to the titleholders. All bonus points, to a maximum of 5, are awarded at the discretion of the Australia Galaxy Pageants Director. The Director’s decision is final and will not enter into debate or discussion with regards to the awarding of bonus points.

Official Language

English is the official language of the Australia Galaxy Pageant. It is a requirement for delegates to speak English.

Gender

Entrant must be a naturally born genetic female.

Code of Conduct

Delegate shall be a person whose background is not likely to bring in to disrepute the Miss Galaxy Australia or Title or the Licensee or the Promoter or any person associated with them. Entrant affirms that she is and will continue to be a person of good moral character; that she has not committed and will not commit any act inconsistent with the highest standards of public morals and conventions or that will reflect unfavorably on the pageant, its representatives, sponsors and/or licensees; that she has not appeared in, or posed for, any nude or provocative photographs prior to, during the preliminary or pageant finals, or during her reign should she become a preliminary Winner or Galaxy International Pageant® Titleholder.

Delegate will conduct herself in a courteous, professional manner at all times during the Australia Galaxy Pageant State Final and National Final, Galaxy International Pageant™ and while representing a Galaxy International Pageant® title.

Delegate will not slander or libel other contestants, judges, Galaxy Pageants, Inc. staff, Australia Galaxy Pageants staff or anyone else involved with or connected to the Galaxy International Pageant®. Defamatory verbal and/or written remarks against Australia Galaxy Pageants, Galaxy Pageants, Inc. and the Galaxy International Pageant® will result in immediate disqualification, forfeiture of any and all prizes and awards won, and legal charges.

Any delegate found publicly posting slanderous remarks on public forums will be immediately disqualified.

Good sportsmanship is expected at all times. Disruptive behavior before, during, or after the pageant may result in disqualification, removal from the premises, and legal charges.

Australia Galaxy Pageants – Limitation of Liability / Responsibility

Australia Galaxy Pageants agree to provide the winner of Miss Galaxy Australia:

a) Paid entry into the Galaxy International Pageant.

b) Payment for return flights from the Australia to the International Pageant state. Australia Galaxy Pageants is not responsible for arranging international travel or intervening / loss of goods / resolving disputes surrounding international travel to the United States of America for the pageant competition.

c) Accommodation at the host hotel for the duration of the Galaxy International Pageant.

d) If the Galaxy International Pageant is cancelled, the above prizes are not transferrable. Flight, accommodation, and pageant entry fee are solely for the Galaxy International Pageant.

Australia Galaxy Entrants agree:

a) To attend the Galaxy International Pageant if selected as the winner in the Australia Galaxy Pageants National Final and further abide by all the required services, rules and regulations governing this pageant. Entrant agrees that in the event of the winner not being able to compete in the Galaxy International Pageant, if any payments have been paid by Australia Galaxy Pageants for the winner’s prize to the Galaxy International Pageant, they will be liable to reimburse Australia Galaxy Pageants in full.

b) To attend the Australia Galaxy Pageants 2016 National Final if selected as a winner at Australia Galaxy Pageant 2015 National Final.

c) If selected as Miss Galaxy Australia, delegate agrees to make a minimum of 15 appearances throughout her year’s reign as approved by the director of Australia Galaxy Pageants, prior to the Galaxy International Finals. Appearances may include but are not limited to parades; radio, television and newspaper interviews; and public appearances at events. Winners are expected to provide Australia Galaxy Pageants with photos of appearances for the Australia Galaxy Pageant website and promotion.

d) If selected as winner of Miss Teen Galaxy Australia, Miss Galaxy Australia or Mrs Galaxy Australia they will not enter or compete in any other national or international pageant or beauty contest during her reign. Winners are expected to give their time and energy to this title and this title only during their year’s reign. Permission for Australia Galaxy Pageant titleholders to participate in other pageants will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

e) If selected as a winner of Miss Teen Galaxy Australia, Miss Galaxy Australia or Mrs Galaxy Australia, the delegate agrees that a contract will be signed pertaining to the code of conduct, appearances and work, including modelling, television and film, that the winners undertake during their reign on behalf of Australia Galaxy Pageants.

f) If selected as a winner of Miss Galaxy Australia, the Australia Galaxy Pageants director’s decision is final with regards to wardrobe choices at the Galaxy International Final. The winners’ dresses will be approved by the Australia Galaxy Pageants Director.

g) That a commission of 20% will be deducted by the directors of Australia Galaxy Pageants from the gross fee for any paid assignment as a Australia Galaxy delegate, which has been organised and booked with Australia Galaxy Pageants.

h) To look solely to the Australia Galaxy Pageant Director with respect to all matters relating to her application, rules, regulations, policies, preparation, rehearsal, performance and selection process, and all other matters relating to the preliminary pageant.

i) That Australia Galaxy Pageants and Galaxy Pageants, Inc., its officers, employees, and pageant personnel are not responsible for accidents, injury or theft incurred at the time of the Australia Galaxy Preliminaries or Final or Galaxy International Pageant® or travel to and from.

j) That Australia Galaxy Pageants and Galaxy Pageants, Inc. is not responsible for negligence or fraud on the part of pageant sponsors, judges, or contract vendors (e.g., photographer, videographer, etc.) who may be providing products or services to delegates and winners at the Australia Galaxy final or Galaxy International Pageant®.

k) That Australia Galaxy Pageants and Galaxy Pageants, Inc. is not responsible for negligence or fraud on the part of the host hotel.

l) That Australia Galaxy Pageants and Galaxy Pageants, Inc. is not responsible for loss, theft, or damage caused to any and all prizes, gifts, and awards bestowed upon entrant after these items become the property of entrant. Entrant agrees to incur replacement and/or repair costs to lost, stolen, or damaged items including but not limited to: crown/tiara, sash, plaques, trophies, etc.

m) That the date/venue of the Australia Galaxy Pageant is subject to change and in such a case, the entrant is not eligible for a refund.

n) That prizes given by Australia Galaxy Sponsors to prize winners are not the responsibility of Australia Galaxy Pageants and Australia Galaxy Pageants cannot be held liable for any sponsor not fulfilling their prizes to winners.

n) That Australia Galaxy Pageants are not responsible for organisation of the venue and location of the Galaxy International Pageant. These are subject to change and are organised by Galaxy Pageants, Inc.

p) That if delegate wins the Australian competition and then continues to win the Galaxy International Pageant in the USA, a new contract with Australia Galaxy Pageants will be signed.

Deadlines

All deadlines for photographs, and contestant information are strictly enforced and must be adhered to by entrant.

Refund Policy

All fees paid to Australia Galaxy Pageants are NOT REFUNDABLE and NOT TRANSFERABLE in full or in part for under any circumstances. This includes, but is not limited to sponsorship fees, advertising fees, pageant admission ticket sales fees, guest meal fees and any other fees paid to Australia Galaxy Pageants by anyone including, but not limited to, delegates, sponsors, and advertisers.

Disqualification / Title Relinquishment.

If delegate is disqualified or relinquishes, for any reason, any title awarded to her, all prizes must be returned in full, and in condition received.

Travel

Delegates make their own travel arrangements. Australia Galaxy Pageants is not responsible for arranging travel or intervening / resolving disputes involving travel to the pageant competition.

Publicity and Promotion.

By virtue of participation in the Australia Galaxy Pageant, delegate agrees to allow Australia Galaxy Pageants the right to use her name, likeness, voice and/or biographical information for purposes of publicity and promotion now and in the future. Delegate understands that her name, likeness, voice, and/or biographical information may be used on the internet, in print advertising, press releases and merchandise related to the Australia Galaxy Pageant (e.g., t-shirts, tote bags, hats, other apparel, mouse pads, and other promotional materials.) Delegate agrees to release Australia Galaxy Pageants from liability for any injury resulting from publicity and promotion. Delegate agrees to waive any and all compensation for use of her name, likeness, voice, and /or biographical information for purposes of publicity and promotion.

Agreement

Australia Galaxy Pageant entrant agrees to abide by the above rules. If an entrant fails to abide by the above rules and/or brings Australia Galaxy Pageants & Galaxy Pageants International, Inc., into disrepute, which a decision will be made at the Director’s digression, the Australia Galaxy Pageant Director and/or Galaxy International Director has the right to terminate the entrants contract immediately, reclaim the entrants sash and authorise the deletion of all photos containing the Galaxy Sash & Galaxy crown.

Delegate agrees to sign a Code of Conduct statement indicating agreement to abide by the terms specified here and also the obligations & terms and conditions of Miss Galaxy Australia. Failure to sign these statements does not in any way release delegate from responsibility to abide by the Code of Conduct and terms and conditions of Australia Galaxy Pageants.

By submitting the entry form and sponsorship fee to Australia Galaxy Pageants, Australia Preliminary Pageant leading to the Galaxy International Pageant®, delegate agrees to abide by all policies, rules and regulations set forth by Galaxy Pageants, Inc on www.galaxypageants.com and Australia Galaxy Pageants on www.australiagalaxypageants.com

Participation in the Australia Galaxy Pageant also indicates acceptance and agreement to abide by all policies, rules and regulations set forth by Australia Galaxy pageants and Galaxy Pageants, Inc. Delegate attests that all information submitted to Australia Galaxy Pageants is true and accurate. Falsification of information and failure to comply with the policies of Australia Galaxy Pageants & Galaxy Pageants, Inc. may result in immediate disqualification and/or forfeiture of prizes won without benefit of refund in full or in part at the sole discretion of Galaxy Pageants, Inc.