Website Terms & Conditions

Tamborine Mountain Rural Fire Brigade


You agree to abide by the rules including changes to these rules from time to time. If you are a registered website member, you may request deregistration at any time.

Working together, we can achieve more than working as individuals! Remember that errors will occur and we are all volunteers doing our best, so if there is a problem please be patient.

Registered Members of the Website & Privacy!

Access to this web site is open to the Public but some of its content is only available to Members, so please include the following in your user details at all times:

  • Full name including at least your first initial and full family name
  • Use the email address that you supplied for your Tamborine Mountain Rural Fire Brigade membership

Your registration will only be effective if the administrator is able to confirm these details. You may change these details after your registration is activated. If you have author status, you may also specify a nickname for articles you may author. However, we request you use a name that other members will recognise as you.

You also agree that any information you enter on this website system is stored in a database, and that “cookies” are stored on your computer to save your login information.

Limited personal details are needed being your registered email address, your user name and password. However, you may wish to provide more details in the preferences provided. This information is kept securely within the hosting server’s database. No guarantee can be given that a member will not disclose this information outside the website. If you wish to have your details removed, please contact us by email. It is imperative that all users of this site respect the privacy of other individuals and not publish anything which may be regarded as personal details of individuals, or anything that may contravene Australian privacy regulations.

Authors & Above: Your Responsibility for What You Post!

By registering on this internet system you agree that you will not add any material which is knowingly false, inaccurate, abusive, hateful, harassing, sexually orientated, threatening or invasive of a person’s privacy, or any other material which may violate any applicable laws including copyright and defamation laws. Particularly, do not submit material, or links to it, with racist remarks or links thereto, shocking material or images, promotion of another web site. You are responsible for what you submit to the website and this includes awareness of the following:

  • Your articles submitted to the website may remain permanently on the website to be read as long as the website exists
  • Material on the website may be used within printed matter of the Brigade
  • The website was created for the long-term improvement of the Brigade, so please be constructive in your additions and edits
  • The website has a particular structure so please take the time to try use the appropriate topics in the website for your submissions.

Good Behaviour & Respect!

The web site may include discussion forums or blog like discussions. Please stay on-topic when adding or editing a topic. Respect your fellow members, whatever happens. This means that you do NOT harass, bother, threaten, embarrass other members NOR do you expose them to any other kind of unwanted behaviour. Do not speak evil of other people or attack them on their race, belief or heritage. When you have a disagreement with someone else’s addition or edit, try to stay on-topic and do not attack the other person.


Failure to comply with these rules may result in account suspension, or permanent ban of access to this website. You agree that we have the ability and right to remove, edit, or lock any account or message or article at any time should it be seen fit.

General Disclaimer!

This is an online collaborative website, put together and administered by a voluntary association of individuals and groups who are developing a common resource. The structure of the website allows some members with an Internet connection and World Wide Web browser to alter its content.

Whilst we attempt to edit or remove any content that we are made aware of that contains inappropriate material. It is impossible for us to review everything posted, added or edited item on this website system. For this reason you acknowledge that all data (information, text, images or otherwise) added to this website system express the views and opinions of the original author and not necessarily the views of the Brigade. Therefore we take no responsibility and cannot be held liable for any data added by members. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy and completeness of the data.

Nothing found in the website has necessarily been reviewed by professionals with the expertise required to provide you with complete, accurate or reliable information. The website and its participants make no warranties or representations of any kind concerning the accuracy or suitability of the data contained on this web site for any purpose. All such information is provided as is and with specific disclaimer of any warranties of fitness for purpose, title and-or non-infringement of title.

The website and its participants make no warranties or representations of any kind that the services provided by this web site will be uninterrupted , error-free or that the web site or the server that hosts the web site are free from viruses or other forms of harmful computer code. In no event shall the website, its administrators or agents be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential damages resulting from the use of this web site.

Agreement, Compliance and Complaints!

By continuing to use the website you agree to the above rules and any others that the Administrator specifies via the web site. They are really necessary to keep the website useful and friendly. Serious complaints or disagreements about this site or its content may be addressed by contacting the administrators by email and not via submitting articles or other material to the website.

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