Win a Scenic River Cruise

11-day South of France river cruise for two in 2022 valued at $26,000

Thank you to all who entered. This competition is now closed. The winner will be announced in the coming days and contacted by Scenic directly.

This amazing prize includes a truly all-inclusive river cruise in a Balcony Suite with return economy airfares, all meals, premium beverages, Scenic Enrich experiences and Scenic Freechoice activities. The prize is valued at over $26,000. The river cruise commences on 7 August 2022. 
Over 11 magical days, the tastes, sights and smells of southern France will unravel as you cruise the magical Saône and Rhône rivers. Taste the gourmet offerings in Lyon, the food capital of France and immerse yourself in the acclaimed Burgundy wine region. Marvel at iconic sights such as the Palais des Papes in Avignon, visit Arles and see the sights Vincent Van Gogh so famously painted during his time here. Learn new cooking skills in our exclusive on board cooking school, Scenic Culinaire. 
With no more than 149 guests on board and a variety of public spaces, dining, wellness and relaxation areas it’s easy to find a quiet space to yourself on board Scenic Sapphire. The Sun Deck, an expansive rooftop area that runs the length and width of the Space-Ship, features a vitality pool and the ever-changing views are always stunning.  

Learn more about our truly all-inclusive river cruises in France 

You simply must experience a France river cruise with Scenic at least once in your life. As a Scenic guest you’ll enjoy the best truly all-inclusive river cruising experience of your life. As you travel through France, beauty is around every river bend and the country’s respect for art, history and gastronomy make every day a unique and memorable experience. 

Prize Terms & Conditions

  1. This is a game of skill. Chance plays no part in determining the winner. Each entry will be individually judged, based upon individual creative merit. All entries must be an independent creation by the entrant and free of any claims that they infringe any third-party rights. Entries must not have been published previously and/or have been used to win prizes in any other competitions. 
  2. Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these terms & conditions.  Any entry not complying with these terms and conditions is invalid. 
  3. Entry is open to residents of Australia, aged 18 years and above only. Employees and their immediate families of Scenic Group, the promotional Partners, associated companies, and travel agents linked to Scenic and their related corporate bodies are not eligible to enter this promotion.  
  4. The Promotion commences at 12:01am AEDT on Monday 16 November 2020 and closes at 5pm AEDT on Tuesday 15 December 2020 (‘promotion period’). 
  5. To enter the promotion, participants must visit and submit the online entry form during the promotion period and provide Promoter with their contact details, including (but not limited to) name, email address and phone number and agree to sign-up to receive mail and/or email newsletters from Scenic Group and Atout France. All eligible entries are entered into the competition. Irrespective of the number of users, only one entry per email address is permitted. (‘Eligible entry’). The Prize can be used towards new bookings only. 
  6. Judging will take place at on Wednesday 16 December 2020 at Level 15, 56 Pitt Street Sydney NSW 2000. All eligible entries received during the promotion period will be entered into the competition. The winner will be notified by phone and/or email and announced on by Friday 18 December 2020. 
  7. The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and reserves the right to disqualify any entrant for tampering with the entry process or for submitting an entry that is not in accordance with these Conditions of Entry. 
  8. The Prize includes a luxury, 11 day South of France river cruise for two people in a Balcony Suite (Category BB). Tour Code FRAC070822.1. Total maximum value of the prize is AUD$26,100 per couple which is correct as of 27 October 2020. Scenic takes no responsibility for any variation in the prize value. 
  9. The Prize is valid only on the 7 August 2022 departure of the South of France river cruise and is strictly non-transferable and non-negotiable and may not be replaced or refunded. 
  10. The Prize Voucher consists of a truly all-inclusive river cruise with economy class flights for two people with the below inclusions:  
    • Two return economy airfares on an airline of Scenic’s choice from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide or Perth to Lyon valued up to $2,000 per person (including all flight-associated taxes). Any costs associated with returning to the place of the Winner’s residence are at the Winner’s own expense. Airfares are subject to availability on the class specified. 
    • 2 exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences 
    • Scenic Culinaire 
    • Your choice of 26 Scenic Freechoice activities 
    • Up to five on board dining options, from casual to fine dining with all 29 meals – 10 breakfasts, 9 lunches and 10 dinners 
    • Complimentary premium beverages all day 
    • Butler service for all guests 
    • Exclusive Scenic Tailormade available 
    • The freedom of our e-bikes – electronically assisted bicycles 
    • Cruise Directors to guide and assist and expert local guides 
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board 
    • Return airport transfers in Lyon 
    • All tipping and gratuities
  11. Please consult the brochure or visit South of France itinerary for full details of the itinerary and inclusions. 
  12. Travel must be booked with Scenic Reservations within three months of the winner being selected and is subject to availability of all elements of the Prize. The Prize cannot be refunded for cash, exchanged or transferred and cannot be used in conjunction with any Frequent Flyer Program or the Scenic Loyalty Program, Scenic Club. The Prize is subject to dates already scheduled for the river cruise, as well as any prevailing terms and conditions of Scenic. See pertinent brochure for details. 
  13. The Prize does not cover any other travel costs not included in Clause 8. All components of the Prize must be taken together. Travel restrictions may apply. The Prize Winner and their travel companion must travel together. Meals as specified in the itinerary are included, but transfer fees (other than specified in the itinerary) domestic travel to and from departure point, passports, Visas, telephone charges, laundry, additional nights or upgrades and any other personal expenses and travel insurances are the responsibility of the winner. 
  14. Any travel or entry documentation and arrival fees are the responsibility of the Winner and their travel companion. It is the Winner’s responsibility to check with all government travel advisory and immigration authorities regarding travel requirements and eligibility. Any fines, penalties, payments and expenditure incurred as a result of not meeting such requirements are the sole responsibility of the Winner and his/her guest. If for any reason the winner is unable to accept the Prize as stated, and/or within the date indicated, the winner will forfeit that Prize and no compensation will be given in lieu. 
  15. If any portion of the Prize is unavailable, for whatever reason, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the Prize, or that element of the Prize, for a Prize of similar theme and of equal value, subject to State regulation and subsequent approval. 
  16. In the event of war, terrorism, state of emergency, disaster, pandemic or any other force majeure event as defined in our booking terms and conditions which are beyond the control of the Promoter, the Promoter reserves the right to either provide an alternative travel destination to the same value as the original Prize or, subject to any applicable laws or written directions made under applicable legislation, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion. The Promoter and the associated agencies make no representation as to the safety, conditions or other issues that may exist at any destination. It is the sole responsibility of the Winner and guest to first check with all government travel advisory information regarding the safety and situation of the destination of their chosen destination/event. 
  17. The Promoter does not exclude any rights and remedies in respect of goods or services under the Australian Consumer Law in the Competition and Consumer Act (2010) (Australian Consumer Law) which cannot be excluded, restricted or modified.  However, the remainder of this clause will apply to the fullest extent permitted by law and the Promoter shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with any prize/s except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law. The Promoter is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, either caused by entrant or for any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilised in this competition, or for any technical error, or any combination thereof that may occur in the course of the administration of this competition including any omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line or telephone, mobile or satellite network failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to or alteration of entries. 
  18. The Promoter is not responsible for any cancellation, postponement, delay or rescheduling of transport and any costs incurred as a result, including, without limitation, any accommodation costs will be the sole responsibility of the Prize winner. 
  19. The Promoter reserves the right to rejudge in the event of any entrant not claiming the Prize. If the Prize remains unclaimed or forfeited through ineligibility or otherwise, the Promoter will conduct a further rejudgement, as required, at the same time and place as the original on 30 March 2021. The winner, if any, will be notified by phone and email. Their name will be published on on 30 March 2021.
  20. Promoter’s decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into. 
  21. The winner agrees to the use of their name, image and photograph/s for publicity and promotional purposes including social media, without compensation, and agrees that the Promoter will own copyright in any such images and photograph/s and in all material incorporating the photograph/s. 
  22. If for any reason this promotion is not capable of running as planned (whether caused by infection by computer virus, line drop out, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other cause beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or integrity of the promotion), the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion, (subject to any written direction given by a relevant Regulatory Authority), to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion. The Promoter may in its sole discretion disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. 
  23. Scenic Tours Pty Ltd, trading as Scenic, collects personal information of entrants for the purpose of conducting and promoting this competition (including but not limited to determining the winner). If you are not willing for this to occur, you cannot participate in the promotion. 
  24. Entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt into the Promoter’s database. The Promoter is not responsible for receipt of incorrect, inaccurate or incomplete information either caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated or utilised in this competition, or by any technical error that may occur in the course of administration of this competition. The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to or alteration of entries. 
  25. The Promoter collects information about entrants to include them in the promotion and, where appropriate, to award prizes and may also use the information to assist it in improving its goods and services and to contact entrants, including by electronic communication methods (including email, mail, phone and SMS) in the future, with special offers.    
  26. By entering this Promotion, entrants' consent to the storage of their entry information on the databases of the Promoter. The Promoter may use this information for future promotional and marketing purposes regarding their products and services, including contacting entrants via any contact details provided by the entrant without further reference or compensation to the entrant, for an indefinite period or until the entrant opts out from any Partner involved with this Promotion. 
  27. The Promoter collects information about entrants, including for example their name and contact details which are provided when registering or using the Promoter’s services as well as information from data houses, social media services, our affiliates and other entities entrants deal or interact with for example by using their services.  The Promoter collects and uses that information to provide entrants with their goods and services, to promote and improve their goods and services, to provide entrants with targeted advertising based on their online activities, for the purposes described in the Promoter’s Privacy Policy and for any other purposes that the Promoter describes at the time of collection. The Promoter may disclose personal information on entrants to authorities if they are a prize winner or otherwise as required by law. Further information about how the Promoter handles personal information, how entrants can complain about a breach of the Australian Privacy Principles, how the Promoter will deal with a complaint of that nature, how entrants can access or seek correction of their personal information and the Promoter’s contact details can be found in their Privacy Policy  
  28. The Promoter is Scenic Tours Pty Ltd trading as Scenic (ABN 85 002 715 602) Lic. No 2TA 002 633 of Level 15, 56 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000.