Brisbane Kids understands your privacy is important and we are committed to ensuring that any data collection is transparent both in purpose and method and that we follow processes expected under the law to protect your data and privacy as is your legal right.
Who we are
We are https://www.brisbanekids.com.au.
We are an Australian company Brisbane Kids Pty Ltd owned in full by The Stirling Family, Gerrard and Ngaire who can be contacted on 0410391952 or [email protected]
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website by way of submitting an event or through a contact form, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
When you leave comments and information in a contact form on the site you can have the choice to opt-in for a newsletter, enter competitions and provide information. We will provide clear information on these forms as to the intent of the data collection and the use of the data.
Cookies & Pixels
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Our Site includes remarketing pixels provided by third parties. That allows these parties to collect the information that you have visited our Site and were interested in certain offers. As such we may display offers to you based on the products you currently own or have recently viewed and deliver other communication more relevant to you and your interests outside of our Site, on other websites part of the third party’s network. You can also modify your Cookie and tracking preferences straight from your browser.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We use Google Analytics for the purpose of traffic analysis. Google Analytics does not collect personal identifiable information. We use Hotjar to analyse traffic activity once on the site. Hotjar does not collect personal identifiable information.
When Brisbane Kids runs competitions, we often need to receive personal information, email addresses, and physical addresses. We will not share your information as part of entry unless you have explicitly opted in, or as a winner when we need to pass this information onto the sponsors to allow you to receive your prize.
Who we share your data with
Except as described below we do not share your data with any third parties and will not do so unless we are instructed by a legal authority.
We do work with some third party software to provide services to you that may include the delivery of newsletter, search engine optimisation services and information to assist with targeted advertising. Where any of your data is used for such a purpose we will take all reasonable steps to make sure the third party is compliant with the GDPR within the EU and that in their entirety they manage your data securely.
Service providers include:
Mailchimp of The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308 USA; for the purposes of Marketing and Email Campaigns
Siteground SiteGround Hosting Ltd. 3rd Floor, 11-12 St. James’s Square London SW1Y 4LB Australia for the purposes of website hosting
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
If you have any questions or concerns contact us at [email protected] and one of the team can talk you through it and take any action you deem necessary including the removal of any personal data.
How we protect your data
What data breach procedures we have in place
We host through WP-Engine who are GDPR compliant in the way in which they protect our website and as a result our data. you can read about that here. https://wpengine.com.au/support/wp-engines-security-environment/. In addition, we have additional protections on our website to ensure the integrity of our website including Sucuri Security, Anti Spam softwares, Cloudflare to block any external attacks on our site and an SSL certificate. In the event that there is a data breach we will contact our technicians immediately to ensure all actions take place to protect data depending on what sort of breech has occurred.